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 VIII

1. Back In The Red: Part One

First broadcast: Thursday 18th February 1999

Now that Red Dwarf has been recreated by the Nanobots, the original crew have all been reinstated, including Rimmer.

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2. Back In The Red: Part Two

First broadcast: Thursday 25th February 1999

After finding a test tube of sexual magnetism virus while looking for some confidential files, Rimmer decides to try it out.

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3. Back In The Red: Part Three

First broadcast: Thursday 4th March 1999

As the Dwarfers all still believe they are escaping from the ship, Rimmer is hurrying to the artificial reality suite to delete all mentions of the agreements between him and Lister.

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4. Cassandra

First broadcast: Thursday 11th March 1999

Lister foolishly takes Holly's advice to join the "Canaries" believing that it is the prison choir.

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5. Krytie TV

First broadcast: Thursday 18th March 1999

Kryten is feeling very upset about having to live with the women seeing as he hasn't had his corrupted files re-corrected.

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6. Pete: Part One

First broadcast: Thursday 25th March 1999

Lister and Rimmer are in trouble again, after putting a truth serum into Mr Ackerman's asthma inhaler.

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7. Pete: Part Two

First broadcast: Thursday 1st April 1999

The Dwarfers are still on the run from Pete the dinosaur. He's swallowed Bob the scutter who had the time wand, so there's no way of turning him back into a sparrow.

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8. Only The Good...

First broadcast: Monday 5th April 1999

Now that the Dwarfers are on probation, Rimmer is at the Captain's every beckoned call. He still vows that he will become an officer one day, but Captain Hollister doubts his chances.

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Featuring: Chris Barrie (Rimmer), Craig Charles (Lister), Danny John-Jules (Cat), Robert Llewellyn (Kryten), Norman Lovett (Holly), Hattie Hayridge (Holly), ChloĆ« Annett (Kochanski).