Oh, it’s started, I knew it would. With precisely twelve days to go until the first episode of Red Dwarf XI goes before a live studio audience, Sunday 1st November marks the first day of pre-records, according to a tweet by Robert Llewellyn:
Today is the first of many shooting Red Dwarf. Gulp. I think I know my lines. pic.twitter.com/nqfNYKOJI2
— Robert Llewellyn (@bobbyllew) November 1, 2015
Marvellous. Danny has also tweeted a picture of himself in the same place, with a sign confirming that this is indeed Pinewood Studios. There’s also the important revelation that Danny is in Dressing Room 3, a factoid that excited him so much that he forgot how to spell the name of the show:
— Danny John-Jules (@DannyJohnJules) November 1, 2015
This news also provides us with a timely opportunity to ask you to do our work for us. We’ll be recording our now traditional series preview Dwarfcast on Tuesday night, summarising everything we know so far and speculating wildly on everything we don’t. And to pad this out a bit, we want you, our faithful readers, to help set the agenda. If there’s a particular topic you’d like us to discuss, or a specific question you’d like us to answer, please get in touch within the next 48 hours or so.
You can do this in one of three ways:
We promise to be equally as rude to our contributors as we were last time.