Newswire: Mark Frost says the new Twin Peaks won’t arrive until 2017
The recently announced third season of Twin Peaks has had its fair share of drama. A contract dispute between Showtime and David Lynch held up production for a bit, and then Lynch said he wouldn’t be returning to direct the third season at all. The internet—and the cast—promptly freaked out. And then Lynch was like, “that gum you like is coming back in style” and announced he was coming back to his baby. (In this metaphor, Lynch is the gum.)
Then the third season got expanded from nine to 18 episodes, which is likely part of the reason behind the latest in Twin Peaks complications news: Co-creator Mark Frost has confirmed that season three will air on Showtime sometime in 2017, not 2016 as previously anticipated.
During a recent visit to the National Baseball Hall Of Fame, Frost had a few words to say about Twin Peaks …