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.

Feature length special expected April.
Series XII, Episode 4 is repeated tomorrow at 1:40am.

Series V, Episode 2 - The Inquisitor

When The Inquisitor beams down into Red Dwarf, the crew have to justify their existence to him and prove that they are worthy of life.

Further details

The ones that aren't are erased from time. Unfortunately, and rather surprisingly, it is Lister and Kryten that are deemed unworthy of life. Just as they are about to be erased, the pair come up with a plan to stop it...

Broadcast details

Thursday 27th February 1992
30 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Chris Barrie Rimmer
    Craig Charles Lister
    Danny John-Jules Cat
    Robert Llewellyn Kryten
    Hattie Hayridge Holly
    Guest cast
    Jack Docherty (as John Docherty) Inquisitor
    Jake Abraham Second Lister
    James Cormack Thomas Allman
    Writing team
    Doug Naylor Writer
    Rob Grant Writer
    Production team
    Doug Naylor Director
    Rob Grant Director
    Juliet May Director
    Hilary Bevan Jones Producer
    Doug Naylor Executive Producer
    Rob Grant Executive Producer
    Graham Hutchings Editor
    Mel Bibby Production Designer
    Stephen Bradshaw Production Designer
    Howard Goodall Composer
    Colin Skeaping Stunts

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