Good old Doug Naylor has been interviewed by top movie site Film Force. He mostly talks about The Movie, but also covers such diverse subjects as the DVDs, the possibility of a new series, Red Dwarf USA and the Duke Of Manchester.
Doug Naylor is an anguished man. He has written a screenplay which is generally considered to be pretty top-notch, and he can’t get it made. All he needs is some money. In the interview, he jokes about setting up a website for people to send in donations. I would happily contribute, man. Especially after reading tit-bits about the script such as “the best jokes just won’t die, and even when I cut them, people scream and shout, “No! That’s got to go back in!” There’s one sequence that people have gone, “No no no, it slows the story down,” and I keep cutting that particular sequence