Stasis Leaked Complete

The Unofficial Behind the Scenes Guide to

Red Dwarf

Jane Killick


Based on interviews with the cast and crew, this book goes behind the scenes of the successful space comedy, Red Dwarf. With chapters on every episode, it reveals how the series was made, and tells the stories of what happened on and off set. Why did Holly leave? How did Cat lose his teeth? What happened when the writers split up? All these questions are answered, and more.

Revealing the highs and lows of making the series: from wobbly sets in the beginning, to the critical success of an International Emmy Award. With episode synopses, chapters going behind the scenes on every episode and quotes from cast and crew. Including bonus chapters on:  Red Dwarf Special Effects, Red Dwarf’s Missing Episodes, Red Dwarf USA  and the ill-fated Red Dwarf Movie.

Concentrating on the BBC era of the show, it’s the essential, unofficial, guide to the brilliant space comedy.

About the author

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.

  • PAGES: 348 (trade paper)
  • ISBN: 9781908340078 (ebook) // 9781908340061 (paperback)
  • RRP: £4.99/$6.99 (ebook) // £9.99/$12.99 (paperback)
  • ASIN: B008YF1S6S
  • PUBLICATION: November 2012