The Red Dwarf crew intercepts a SOS distress call from the American Space cruiser "Nova 5", that has crashed on a moon. They find the only survivor is Kryten, an android butler, whose favorite TV show is 'Androids'.

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The Red Dwarf crew intercepts a SOS distress call from the American Space cruiser "Nova 5", that has crashed on a moon. They find the only survivor is Kryten, an android butler, whose favorite TV show is 'Androids'.

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6 September 1988 (UK)  »

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(#2.1) originally ended with Kryten being seen leaving Red Dwarf on Lister's spacebike and flying off into space. The ending was filmed, but the broadcast of (#2.1) ended with a freeze frame, when Kryten revs up Lister's spacebike engine. However, the full ending was reinstated for the remastered version. See more »

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When Rimmer states that the skeletal remains of the Nova 5's crew have "less meat on them than a chicken nugget", his lip movements don't match the words. (It looks as though he originally said "Chicken McNugget" and the line was later overdubbed.) See more »

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The Cat: Yeah, I'm so excited, all of my six nipples are tingling.
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Crazy Credits

Tony Slattery's role in the credits is misspelled as "The Andriod Actor" although the soap opera he appears in is called "Androids." See more »

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Referenced in Universe Challenge (1998) See more »

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