Just an update to explain what’s going on in the world of the half chewed rubber tipped pencil headed one for those delightful gentlemen and ladies who’ve just started following yours truly, @bobbyllew on the Twitters.
At this very moment the four members of the Jupiter mining ship Red Dwarf are holed up in a small hotel room rehearsing our lines. As of next week we start shooting episode 1 of RDX. Next Friday we record the first show in front of a live audience.
Sadly all the tickets are taken, so taken, verily, they were expunged from space-time in a nanosecond, which as awfully long time for a nanobot, but a very short time for a humanoid.
We record another episode the following week and then we are allowed off for a couple of days to spend Christmas with our families before returning very soon after newyear.
The new series with be broadcast on Dave in autumn 2012, so after the Olympics.
On a more personal selfish note, I have released the 1993 version of ‘The Man in the Rubber Mask audiobook, here.
And I am also publishing a new sci-fi novel called News from Gardenia which comes out in February 2012, which you can find here. That’s all for now, toodly pipski