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Rex The Runt

BBC Two sitcom about a dog friends. 26 episodes (2 series), 1998 - 2001. Stars Andrew Franks, Colin Rote, Kevin Wrench, Elisabeth Hadley and others.

Series 2, Episode 4 - A Crap Day Out

Instead of going on their planned visit to the beach, the gang go to a garden centre, only to discover it is an alien spaceship full of plant pots called Gordon. Guest starring Graham Norton.


The title is a reference to A Grand Day Out with Wallace and Gromit

Broadcast details

Sunday 14th October 2001
10 minutes


    Cast & crew

    Regular cast
    Colin Rote Rex (Voice)
    Andrew Franks Bad Bob (Voice)
    Elisabeth Hadley Wendy (Voice)
    Steve Box Vince (Voice)
    Paul Merton Dr. Dogg (Voice)
    Arthur Smith Arthur Dustcart (Voice)
    Guest cast
    Graham Norton The Plants (Voice)
    Writing team
    Andrew Viner Writer
    Ben Caudell Writer
    Peter Holmes Writer
    Production team
    Chris Sadler Director
    Jacqueline White Producer
    Stuart Gordon Composer

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