Shhh! Showtime asks 'Twin Peaks' premiere guests not to share spoilers

USAToday


Showtime threw a big, boisterous, star-studded Hollywood premiere Friday for the much-anticipated return of Twin Peaks , with one instruction for guests: Shhh!

Before the two-hour screening at the historic Ace Hotel Theatre, Showtime president David Nevins told the audience it was "the first time anyone has watched a single scene" other than co-creators David Lynch and Mark Frost and a few Showtime executives before making a difficult request in this social-media age: Don't tweet or otherwise spill details until after Sunday's premiere .