How did a show that was rejected three times become a success? Why did Holly change from a man to a woman? What happened when Rimmer got covered in baby oil?
Stasis Leaked Complete goes behind the scenes of the TV space comedy, Red Dwarf, to answer all these questions and more in the essential, unofficial guide. Based on interviews with the cast and crew, it reveals the highs and lows of making the series: from the early days of wobbly sets, to the critical success of an International Emmy Award.
• Episode synopses
• Behind the scenes details on every episode
• Overviews of every series
• Quotes from cast and crew
Stasis Leaked Complete reveals how the show was made, examines the ideas behind the episodes, and illustrates them all with anecdotes from the people who were there.
Including bonus chapters on:
• Red Dwarf Special Effects
• Red Dwarf’s Missing Episodes
• Red Dwarf USA
• and the ill-fated Red Dwarf Movie
Jane Killick is a journalist and author who has written extensively about Red Dwarf in science fiction magazines, and was the main feature writer for the Red Dwarf Smegazine. She has spent time on set and on location with the production, conducted many interviews with the cast and with key members of the crew. This book is based on those interviews.
Stasis Leaked Complete concentrates on the BBC years of the space comedy and also covers the more recent series produced by digital channel, Dave. Includes a full episode guide for Red Dwarf X