Twin Peaks Usenet Archive
Subject: Re: Twin Peaks pilot -breakthrough for Norwegian?
From: email@example.com (Paul Raveling)
Date: 1990-04-17, 10:00
In article , firstname.lastname@example.org (Joe Siri
> > As for the Norwegian investors, I thoroughly enjoyed the bits of norwegian
> > dialog rendered in a hitherto unknown dialect. The movie momentarily raised
> > hopes of norwegian becoming the "lingua franca" of real estate, but dwindled
> > after the abrupt departure of the Norwegians.
Introduction of the Norwegians makes me wonder if somone
from Minnesota will pop up.
A possible connection is that one of my cousins is married
to Scott Frost, brother of the show's coproducer, and they
moved from Minnesota to L.A. so that he could work on Twin
Peaks. Our family roots are Norwegian and English.
Another odd personal coincidence was that we saw the pilot
and 1st episode while in Snowbird, Utah -- in a valley
below a mountain named Twin Peaks. Not that it looks much
like the Seattle "Twin Peaks" area, where I lived in the '50's...