Red Dwarf X Premiere Nets Third Biggest Audience For UKTV Ever

According to overnight figures an average of 1.43 million viewers tuned in to see the premiere episode of Red Dwarf X on Dave.

That makes it the third most watched programme ever shown on UKTV – of which Dave is one of the channels – after Red Dwarf “Back To Earth” episodes one (2.6 million) and two (1.7 million) in 2009. Episode three of “Back To Earth” only managed 1.33 million.

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