RED Dwarf will return for extra specials after The Promised Land success, Craig Charles has revealed.
The hit sci-fi comedy delighted followers earlier this 12 months when the Dave channel aired a new 90 minute special.
Craig Charles has revealed Crimson Dwarf will return for extra specials Credit score: �UKTV/Gareth Gatrell
And now Craig, 56, has revealed the forged – which incorporates Chris Barrie, Danny John-Jules and Robert Llewellyn – are up for reuniting for future specials.
Showing on Good Morning Britain by way of video hyperlink, Craig mentioned: “There’s life within the outdated canine but.
“We did one which got here out at Easter, the Promised Land, in a brand new 90-minute format. We had been speculated to do the opposite one by now however clearly Covid put paid to all of that.”
Whereas the forged had been disillusioned not to have the ability to movie a second particular, Craig – who performs Lister – promised followers they may resume filming as quickly as doable.
The Promised Land particular which aired at Easter was successful with viewers Credit score: ©UKTV/Gareth Gatrell
He continued: “However as quickly as we will, we wish to simply do these 90-minute codecs now so the feature-length codecs as a result of it was so well-received.”
He added: “We are able to’t wait to get collectively, have amusing, have a dance, have a hug.”
The Promised Land noticed the Crimson Dwarf crew face-off in opposition to Rodon, the chief of a band of feral cats, who has pledged to annihilate all those that do not worship him as their God.
Talking on the time in regards to the particular, Craig joked: “I’m actually excited to get again on board with the boys from the Dwarf.
Craig has performed Dave Lister because the present started in 1988Credit score: Alamy
“I can’t wait to debate Robert’s prostate issues, Chris Barrie’s hip alternative and have a correct take a look at Danny’s new dentures while they marvel on the agelessness of the Charles physique.
“I’ll certainly require the companies of a chiropractor after dragging these doddering misfits by way of what guarantees to be our most epic journey but.”
Crimson Dwarf first aired in 1988 till 1999 on BBC Two, earlier than it returned on Dave in 2009.