On the MyM BUZZ stage at MCM Manchester Comic Con Red Dwarf star Robert Llewellyn discusses the differences making the show these days with its more, um, mature cast. While watching a clip of himself (for dubbing purposes) in one of the forthcoming new episodes he recalls, “There was one rather embarrassing bit when Kryten runs down a corridor… and I went, ‘Oh God, that’s so tragic. I don’t want to see that.’ Whenever we get chased now by genetically engineered lifeforms we have to ask if it can chase us a little bit slower.”
He also promises that Kryten makes an entrance in one episode of Red Dwarf that will certainly make an impression
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Red Dwarf XI airs on Dave in beginning in September.