Showtime Offers 'Twin Peaks' Episodes to Non-Subscribers

Parts 1 and 2 free this weekend on YouTube,, Facebook

Showtime is offering the first two episodes of its limited series Twin Peaks for free to non-subscribers, who can watch this weekend on YouTube, and Facebook. The free sampling goes on between Friday and Sunday at midnight.

The first four episodes are currently available to subscribers on Showtime on Demand and Showtime Anytime. Part 5 of the series airs Sunday, June 4.

Directed by David Lynch, the 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 murdered. Kyle MacLachlan stars as FBI special agent Dale Cooper.

A rethinking of their early 1990s series, Twin Peaks is written and executive produced by creators Lynch and Mark Frost and is executive produced by Sabrina S. Sutherland.

Showtime is also offering the premiere of drama series I'm Dying Up Here free on YouTube and and across multiple providers’ devices, websites, apps and on-demand channels, ahead of its linear debut June 4.