News Roundup (07/07/13)

  • John McKay talks lost Red Dwarf VII episode Identity Within

Identity Within CrewEarlier in the week we had a chat with John McKay, writer of the lost Red Dwarf episode Identity Within which you may remember was recreated as a storyboard animation for the Series VII DVD. He goes into how he got the job as a writer for Red Dwarf Series VII and why he believes the script never made it to filming.

The full article can be found here.

  • Fully Booked: A history of Red Dwarf in print

fully-booked-1The official Red Dwarf website has posted a detailed article looking into the history of Red Dwarf books. But this article doesn’t just cover the four novels. This article goes into detail into all of the script books, series companions and various other tie-in ephemera books as well as the various translations the four novels have received over the years.

You can read the full article on the official Red Dwarf website.

  • The Red Dwarf Introcast: Ouroboros

rdpodcastlogosizedA new episode of The Red Dwarf Introcast has been uploaded, this time reviewing the third episode in Series VII, Ouroboros. Heath, Angela and Shane are joined by Phil Baker to discuss the arrival of a new Kochanski and a new revelation about Lister’s past. So just what will Heath and Angela make of it? Will they hate it? Or will they go against the general consensus? You’ll have to listen to find out.

The episodes are available to download and you can find them on the podcast’s website and is also available on iTunes.