: Played "Jack" in "On an Average Day", a play by John Kolvenbach
(Comedy Theater, London, England, UK).
6' 0½" (1.84 m)
Did You Know?
After the series finished, I was reluctant to return for the film, _Twin Peaks (1992). I was pretty naive about it. At the time, I felt like I was trapped in this stale role, but looking back, "Dale Cooper" was one of the best things that happened to me. I went on to make some film choices that were rather strange - made with the best intentions, but not necessarily coming out the way I wanted ...
The name of his winery, "Pursued by Bear," was suggested one evening over dinner by Fred Savage
, referring to a stage direction in a Shakespeare play. As the story goes, Shakespeare only ever wrote one stage direction in any of his plays (that job was generally left for stage managers), as included in "The Winter's Tale": "Exit, pursued by bear".