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), Cat (Danny John-Jules).

Series XI, Episode 2 - Samsara

When the Dwarfers investigate a crashed ship at the bottom of an ocean moon, Lister and Cat become trapped together and Lister's nightmare begins. Meantime Rimmer and Kryten discover the ship is controlled by a dark force.

Broadcast details

Thursday 29th September 2016
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Chris Barrie Rimmer
    Craig Charles Lister
    Danny John-Jules Cat
    Robert Llewellyn Kryten
    Guest cast
    Dan Tetsell Green
    Maggie Service Barker
    Eddie Bagayawa Captain Tom Kadri
    Writing team
    Doug Naylor Writer
    Andrew Ellard Script Editor
    Production team
    Doug Naylor Director
    Richard Naylor Producer
    Kerry Waddell Producer
    Doug Naylor Executive Producer
    Simon Lupton Executive Producer
    Henry Normal Executive Producer
    Peter Oliver (as Peter H Oliver) Editor
    Julian Fullalove Production Designer
    Linda Glover Casting Director
    Howard Burden Costume Designer
    Ed Moore Director of Photography
    Vanessa White Make-up Designer
    Howard Goodall Composer


    Lister Leads A Charmed Life

    Rimmer and Lister have a discussion.

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

    Searching The Samsara

    Lister, Cat, Kryten and Rimmer search an abandoned space ship, The Samsara, and come across a game of twister that appears to have gone terribly wrong.

    Featuring: Chris Barrie (Rimmer), Craig Charles (Lister), Danny John-Jules (Cat), Robert Llewellyn (Kryten).


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