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

Red Dwarf

  • TV sitcom
  • Dave / BBC Two
  • 1988 - 2020
  • 74 episodes (13 series)

Science fiction sitcom based in space. The crew aboard the damaged mining spaceship Red Dwarf are doomed to drift in space for the rest of eternity. Stars Chris Barrie, Craig Charles, Danny John-Jules, Robert Llewellyn, Norman Lovett and more.

  • Due to return for Untitled three-part special
  • Series IV, Episode 1 repeated Monday at 1am on Dave
  • JustWatch Streaming rank this week: 181

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Series V, Episode 3 - Terrorform

When Rimmer and Kryten go moon hopping, Kryten ends up getting injured. When Lister and Cat rescue him, he explains to them that the planet they are on is made up of Rimmer's mind.

Further details

A psi-moon. The terrain of the moon is made up of characteristics of Rimmer. Scary for the crew, especially when they have to go out there and rescue Rimmer from his own self-loathing!

Broadcast details

Thursday 5th March 1992
30 minutes


Show past repeats

Date Time Channel
Sunday 22nd April 2012 12:00pm Dave
Sunday 22nd April 2012 7:20pm Dave
Sunday 16th September 2012 12:20pm Dave
Thursday 18th October 2012 11:00pm Dave
Sunday 2nd December 2012 6:20pm Dave
Saturday 16th February 2013 6:20pm Dave
Sunday 17th February 2013 2:20pm Dave
Saturday 4th May 2013 1:10pm Dave
Sunday 5th May 2013 12:30am Dave
Saturday 13th December 2014 4:20pm Dave
Saturday 14th February 2015 4:20pm Dave
Friday 3rd April 2015 2:20pm Dave
Saturday 4th April 2015 3:00am Dave
Wednesday 10th June 2015 10:40pm Dave
Monday 17th August 2015 10:20pm Gold
Tuesday 18th August 2015 1:00pm Gold
Saturday 10th September 2016 2:20pm Dave
Monday 17th April 2017 1:20pm Dave
Sunday 24th September 2017 5:20pm Dave
Thursday 19th October 2017 10:20pm Dave
Saturday 10th February 2018 7:00pm Dave
Saturday 2nd June 2018 8:20pm Dave
Thursday 20th September 2018 11:20pm Dave
Friday 8th March 2019 10:00pm Dave
Saturday 9th March 2019 7:40pm Dave
Tuesday 7th April 2020 3:00am Dave
Tuesday 7th April 2020 9:00pm Dave
Monday 15th June 2020 12:00am Dave
Thursday 2nd July 2020 3:00am Dave
Sunday 26th July 2020 1:00am Dave
Friday 28th August 2020 3:20am Dave
Monday 12th December 2022 1:40am Dave
Monday 6th March 2023 1:20am Dave
Monday 14th August 2023 1:20am Dave
Monday 26th February 2024 1:00am Dave

Cast & crew

Chris Barrie Rimmer
Craig Charles Lister
Danny John-Jules Cat
Robert Llewellyn Kryten
Hattie Hayridge Holly
Guest cast
Sara Stockbridge Handmaiden
Francine Walker (as Francine Walker-Lee) Handmaiden
Writing team
Doug Naylor Writer
Rob Grant Writer
Production team
Juliet May Director
Hilary Bevan Jones Producer
Doug Naylor Executive Producer
Rob Grant Executive Producer
Graham Hutchings Editor
Sam Seal Editor
Mel Bibby Production Designer
Stephen Bradshaw Production Designer
Howard Goodall Composer

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