Showtime has released a new tease for its revival of the Twin Peaks TV series. Twin Peaks is set to return as a limited series in 2017. The new tease will run on Showtime, this Sunday, December 20th, during the season finales of Homeland and The Affair, but you can watch here and now, below.
The only Twin Peaks cast member official confirmed for the revival is Kyle MacLachlan, who returns to his role as FBI Agent Dale Cooper. We’ve previously reported that Miguel Ferrer is expected to reprise his role as FBI Agent, Albert Rosenfield.
Other rumored cast members include David Patrick Kelly, Richard Beymer, Sheryl Lee, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Robert Knepper, Balthazar Getty, and Amanda Seyfried.
Watch the Twin Peaks production tease:
Here’s the press release:
SHOWTIME UNVEILS NEW TEASE FOR THE HIGHLY-ANTICIPATED LIMITED SERIES TWIN PEAKS
NEW YORK, NY – December 18, 2015 – Today, SHOWTIME debuted a new tease for the critically-acclaimed, ground breaking television phenomenon TWIN PEAKS, which returns as a limited series to SHOWTIME in 2017. The tease will run on SHOWTIME this Sunday during the season finales of the hit series HOMELAND and THE AFFAIR. Currently in production, TWIN PEAKS is written and produced by series creators and executive producers David Lynch and Mark Frost and is directed entirely by David Lynch. While the full mystery awaits, fans can expect many familiar faces, including Golden Globe® winner and Emmy® Award nominee Kyle MacLachlan, who reprises his role as FBI Agent Dale Cooper.
Widely considered one of the most groundbreaking and influential broadcast series of all time, TWIN PEAKS followed the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town who were stunned after their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. The town’s sheriff welcomed the help of FBI agent Dale Cooper, who came to town to investigate the case. As Cooper conducted his search for Laura’s killer, the town’s secrets were gradually exposed. The mystery that ensued set off an eerie chain of events that plunged the inhabitants of Twin Peaks into a darker examination of their very existence. Twenty-five years later, the story continues…
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