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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(#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
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
Yeah, I'm so excited, all of my six nipples are tingling.
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
Referenced in Universe Challenge