Major casting news on Monday for Showtime’s revival of the David Lynch’s quirky, eerie, and soapy Twin Peaks! The series that will debut in 2017 is currently in production in Washington state.
According to Deadline, film star Naomi Watts, who got her big break in Lynch’s motion picture Mulholland Drive will join the cast as well Tom Sizemore. No word on what roles they will play.
As soap fans know, Sizemore just released his latest motion picture Durant’s Never Closes which also features General Hospital’s Michelle Stafford (Nina) in a key role in the story.
Sizemore and Watts join a cast that reportedly will include: Kyle MacLachlan, Sheryl Lee, Sherilyn Fenn, Laura Dern, Robert Knepper, Balthazar Getty, and Amanda Seyfried.
In addition Lynch, who is directing the new Twin Peaks revivial from a script he wrote with fellowTwin Peaks co-creator Mark Frost, is rumored to be reprising his role from the original series as FBI Regional Bureau Chief Gordon Cole!
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