Stasis Leaked Complete:
The Unofficial Behind the Scenes Guide to Red Dwarf
by Jane Killick
UPDATE NOVEMBER 2012: Now includes chapter on Red Dwarf X!
Based on interviews with the cast and crew, this book goes behind the scenes of the successful space comedy, Red Dwarf. With chapters on every episode, it reveals how the series was made, and tells the stories of what happened on and off set.
Why did Holly leave?
How did Cat lose his teeth?
What happened when the writers split up?
All these questions are answered, and more.
How did a show that was rejected three times become a success? Why did Holly change from a man to a woman? What happened when Rimmer got covered in baby oil?
Stasis Leaked Complete goes behind the scenes of the TV space comedy Red Dwarf to answer all these questions and more. Based on interviews with the cast and crew, it reveals the highs and lows of making the series: from the early days of wobbly sets, to the critical acclaim of an International Emmy Award.
• Episode synopses
• Behind the scenes details on every episode
• Overviews of every series
• Quotes from cast and crew
Stasis Leaked Complete reveals how the show was made, examines the ideas behind the episodes, and illustrates them all with anecdotes from the people who were there. It's the essential, unofficial, guide to the brilliant space comedy.
Including bonus chapters on:
• Red Dwarf Special Effects
• Red Dwarf's Missing Episodes
• Red Dwarf USA
• and the ill-fated Red Dwarf Movie
The book concentrates on the BBC years of the show, and also covers the more recent series produced by digital channel, Dave.
Available as an ebook: for the Kindle at: Amazon UK £4.50 (approx); and Amazon.com $6.99; and for all ebook formats from Smashwords. Also at the iBookstore in the UK and the US, Barnes & Noble for the Nook.
The paperback (ISBN: 978-1-908340-06-1), priced at £8.99 / $14.49 is widely available at many online retailers or by ordering at your local bookshop. See the Stasis Leaked Complete paperbook page at Amazon UK, Amazon.com, Waterstones and Barnes & Noble, among others.
More at Jane Killick's page here at the Elly Books website.