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. 74 episodes (12 series), 1988 - 2020. Stars Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn and others.

Series IV, Episode 6 - Meltdown

Kryten discovers a matter transporter and transports the crew to 'Waxworld' - a theme park full of waxdroids.

Further details

Rimmer, finally feeling he's found his place, decides to train the good characters to fight in a war against the bad characters. Of course Rimmer being Rimmer, he takes everything too far and ends up killing his army as well as the enemy.

Broadcast details

Thursday 21st March 1991
30 minutes

Cast & crew

Regular cast
Chris Barrie Rimmer
Craig Charles Lister
Danny John-Jules Cat
Robert Llewellyn Kryten
Hattie Hayridge Holly
Guest cast
Clayton Mark Elvis
Kenneth Hadley Hitler
Martin Friend Einstein
Stephen Tiller Pythagorus
Jack Klaff Abraham Lincoln
Tony Hawks Caligula
Michael Burrell Pope Gregory
Forbes Masson Stan Laurel
Roger Blake Noel Coward
Pauline Bailey Marilyn Monroe
Writing team
Doug Naylor Writer
Rob Grant Writer
Production team
Ed Bye Director
Ed Bye Producer
Doug Naylor Producer
Rob Grant Producer

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