After a massive radiation leak wipes out the entire population of a mining ship in space, chicken soup machine repairman Dave Lister is the only living person in the universe after coming out of suspended animation after 3,000,000 years. After almost 10 Years we now have a revival on Dave see link below. Season 9 on this page does in fact relate to this.
Last Episode10x06 The Beginning Aired: Nov. 08, 2012
Hiding in an Asteroid, surrounded by a Simulant Death Ship and a fleet of Annihilators, the Dwarfers begin to wonder whether this is the beginning …
Series Fun Facts
- Alexandra Pigg was originally cast as Kochanski for the first series. But an electricians' strike delayed production and she was unavailable after the strike ended.
- Robert Llewellyn is the only member of the British cast to appear in the failed American pilot, Red Dwarf (1992) (TV), however Chris Barrie was offered the chance to reprise Rimmer in the…
[show]Robert Llewellyn is the only member of the British cast to appear in the failed American pilot, Red Dwarf (1992) (TV), however Chris Barrie was offered the chance to reprise Rimmer in the same series. Danny John-Jules turned down an offer as well.
- David Gillespie auditioned for the part of Lister but ended up in the recurring role of Selby.