Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Cat (Danny John-Jules), Rimmer (Chris Barrie), Lister (Craig Charles), Kryten (Robert Llewellyn). Copyright: UKTV.

Red Dwarf

Dave and BBC Two sitcom set on a space ship. 73 episodes (12 series), 1988 - 2017. Stars Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn and others.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Lister (Craig Charles), Sim Crawford (Susan Earl), Howard Rimmer (Mark Dexter), Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: UKTV.

Series X, Episode 1 - Trojan

The Dwarfer's mining ship is still creaking though the wastelands of unchartered deep space, but the posse soon stumble upon the mysteriously abandoned SS Trojan. As they inspect the ship, Rimmer receives an SOS distress call from an old foe and is suddenly faced with the dilemma of his life.

Further details

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Cat (Danny John-Jules), Lister (Craig Charles). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Kryten (Robert Llewellyn), Lister (Craig Charles). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Kryten (Robert Llewellyn). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Lister (Craig Charles), Cat (Danny John-Jules). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Sim Crawford (Susan Earl), Howard Rimmer (Mark Dexter). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Howard Rimmer (Mark Dexter), Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Lister (Craig Charles), Howard Rimmer (Mark Dexter), Sim Crawford (Susan Earl). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Lister (Craig Charles), Sim Crawford (Susan Earl), Howard Rimmer (Mark Dexter), Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 4th October 2012
Time
9pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes

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    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Chris Barrie Rimmer
    Craig Charles Lister
    Danny John-Jules Cat
    Robert Llewellyn Kryten
    Guest cast
    Mark Dexter Howard Rimmer
    Susan Earl Sim Crawford
    Lucy Newman-Williams All Droid Jayne (Shopping Channel Presenter)
    Bryan Bounds All Droid Bob (Shopping Channel Presenter)
    Laurence Bouvard Various (Voice)
    Rupert Degas Various (Voice)
    Bryan Bounds Various (Voice)
    Lucy Newman-Williams Various (Voice)
    Writing team
    Doug Naylor Writer
    Andrew Ellard Script Editor
    Production team
    Nick Ames Editor
    Michael Ralph Production Designer
    Doug Naylor Director
    Richard Naylor Producer
    Charles Armitage Executive Producer
    Doug Naylor Executive Producer
    Howard Goodall Composer
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