So after years of teasing and rumours upon rumours Twin Peaks is finally returning to our screens for a mini-series in 2016 on Showtime.
The network broke the news earlier today with a cryptic special ‘Twin Peaks Announcement’ on their YouTube channel before confirming David Lynch and Mark Frost’s cult classic will have a 9 episode third season.
There are so many shows that simply wouldn’t have existed without the adventures of Agent Cooper and co; add The X Files, Grimm, Buffy the Vampire Slayer and more recently True Detective.
The best news is that the duo will write all episodes and Lynch will direct them all. Having seen the direction flounder in the second series without their constant supervision this will be a great re-assurance to its massive cult fanbase.
There’s no casting news yet but guarantee Kyle McLachlan will be constantly pestered until he signs on the dotted line to return as Agent Cooper.
Here’s the announcement: