Why Laura’s cousin Maddie came about

The character of Madeleine Ferguson (Laura Palmer’s lookalike cousin, played by the same actress) was created because Lynch was so impressed by Sheryl Lee that he wanted to have her on the series full-time. And a great job she does of the two totally different characters!

 

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