By Eric Diaz
In speaking with Fangoria this week about the release of his latest movie, veteran character actor Ray Wise revealed that he was indeed reprising his role as Leland Palmer for some kind of something Twin Peaks related, filmed by series co-creator David Lynch. “Yeah, we [shot the promo for the Blu-ray] two days ago. It’s been done. I don’t know if I was supposed to leak that to anybody, but yeah, we did it and I’m not at liberty to say what was done. I can say that it’s going to be a big surprise.”
This seemingly ends a year’s worth or rumors and denials that something new was brewing in the world of Twin Peaks from series creators David Lynch and Mark Frost. If Wise is involved, which other cast members were involved? And just what exactly finally convinced David Lynch to come back to the world of Twin Peaks? The owls are indeed NOT what they seem.
The rumors began in earnest around January of 2013, when an anonymous source on 4chan reported that Twin Peaks was coming back via NBC. It’s fair to say no one really bought that rumor as fact, but it got tongues …read more