Today’s the day! After a 25+ year hiatus, David Lynch’s seminal television series Twin Peaks is returning to the airway tonight at 9 PM on Showtime. It’s a chance for those of us who came of age watching Twin Peaks on TV to reconnect with characters we haven’t seen for a quarter-century, while those who didn’t experience the phenomenon the first time can finally get to know what all the fuss is about.
If you planned on re-watching the first two seasons of Twin Peaks in advance of tonight’s Season 3 premiere but simply didn’t have the time, we’ve got you covered; if you’ve never seen Twin Peaks and are nervous about jumping into Season 3 cold, we’ve got you covered too. Our friends at IGN have put together the video below: Twin Peaks: The Story So Far. Best part is, you can get caught up in just about 5 minutes. Have a watch:
Official Synopsis: Get a primer in the weird, wild and wonderful world of Twin Peaks, just in time for its return.
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Feeling better informed? Good! Now, if you haven’t already, check out the most recent trailer, synopsis, and poster for Twin Peaks Season 3 below. See you there at 9!
Official Synopsis: Directed entirely by David Lynch, the new SHOWTIME 18-part limited event series picks up 25 years after the inhabitants of a quaint northwestern town were stunned when their homecoming queen Laura Palmer was shockingly murdered. TWIN PEAKS is written and executive produced by series creators David Lynch and Mark Frost and is executive produced by Sabrina S. Sutherland.