Showtime to host ‘Twin Peaks’ panel at SDCC
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Showtime plans to celebrate the current “Twin Peaks” revival at San Diego Comic-Con this year. The network will bring together a panel of cast members including Kyle MacLachlan, Tim Roth, Dana Ashbrook, Kimmy Robertson, Everett McGill, Matthew Lillard, James Marshall, Don Murray and Naomi Watts.
The panel will be moderated by Damon Lindelof (Lost), an the session will be held on Friday, July 21 at 2:45 p.m. PT in the popular Hall H. If you are attending the event, immediately following the panel, select cast members will be available for an autograph signing at the Entertainment Earth Booth.
Later that same night, at 10 p.m. PT in Room 6A, Showtime will host an exclusive first-look screening of Part 11 of “Twin Peaks,” ahead of its SHOWTIME debut on Sunday, July 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT. The screening is available exclusively to Comic-Con badge holders on a first-come, first-serve basis.
In collaboration with Entertainment Earth and Funko, SHOWTIME will give fans access to TWIN PEAKS merchandise available for purchase including the Agent Cooper Bobble Head, Welcome to Twin Peaks Sign Monitor Mate Bobble and a Funko Pop! Two-Pack of Agent Cooper & Laura Palmer.
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.
As we mentioned earlier, SYFY will also be covering all of SDCC this year. The network has a Battlestar Galactica reunion planned, as well as several panels and special events. HBO will be bringing “Game of Thrones” and “Westworld” to SDCC this year as well, you can find more information on the HBO SDCC panels and special events on our website.