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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. 67 episodes (11 series), 1988 - 2016. Stars Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn and others.

Series 12 due to be broadcast in 2017.
Series III, Episode 1 is repeated on Sunday at 2pm

Red Dwarf. Cat (Danny John-Jules). Copyright: UKTV.

Series X, Episode 2 - Fathers & Suns

Every year Lister sends himself a Father's Day card to celebrate the fact that he is his own father. However, when Rimmer points out he's been a lousy father to himself, Lister decides to do something about it.

Full synopsis

Meanwhile, Rimmer and Kryten install a new computer, the beautiful, but lethally logical, Pree. What could possibly go wrong?...

Red Dwarf. Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Rimmer (Chris Barrie), Kryten (Robert Llewellyn). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Lister (Craig Charles). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Image shows from L to R: Rimmer (Chris Barrie), Kryten (Robert Llewellyn). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

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. Image shows from L to R: Kryten (Robert Llewellyn), Rimmer (Chris Barrie). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

Red Dwarf. Cat (Danny John-Jules). Copyright: Grant Naylor Productions / BBC.

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

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

Broadcast details

Date
Thursday 11th October 2012
Time
9pm
Channel
Dave
Length
40 minutes
Ratings
1.13 million viewers (5.00% audience share)

Repeats

  1. Thursday 11th October 2012 at 11:35pm on Dave
  2. Saturday 13th October 2012 at 10:00pm on Dave
  3. Wednesday 17th October 2012 at 8:20pm on Dave
  4. Saturday 10th November 2012 at 9:40pm on Dave
  5. Saturday 16th February 2013 at 9:40pm on Dave
  6. Thursday 4th July 2013 at 9:00pm on Dave
  7. Thursday 4th July 2013 at 11:40pm on Dave
  8. Saturday 1st March 2014 at 9:40pm on Dave
  9. Monday 26th May 2014 at 12:40am on Dave
  10. Monday 26th May 2014 at 3:40pm on Dave
  11. Sunday 4th January 2015 at 8:40pm on Dave
  12. Sunday 1st May 2016 at 11:10am on Dave
  13. Saturday 7th January 2017 at 7:40pm on Dave

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Chris Barrie Rimmer
Craig Charles Lister
Danny John-Jules Cat
Robert Llewellyn Kryten
Guest cast
Rebecca Blackstone (as Rebbecca Blackstone) Pree
Kerry Shale Medi-Bot / Taiwan Tony
Writing team
Doug Naylor Writer
Andrew Ellard Script Editor
Production team
Doug Naylor Director
Richard Naylor Producer
Charles Armitage Exec Producer
Doug Naylor Exec Producer
Michael Ralph Production Designer
Howard Goodall Composer
Nick Ames Editor
David Barrett Editor

Video

Going Postal

Rimmer's feeling fine - but not in a good way.

Featuring: Chris Barrie (Rimmer), Craig Charles (Lister).


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