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Richard Beymer is an American actor who played Benjamin Horne in Twin Peaks (1990-1991) and Twin Peaks (2017).

He took, with Lynch's approval, the initiative to replace the photographs for the behind the scenes of the closing days of shooting of the series in Episode 29 using his own Olympus with Tri-X films. Indeed, official publicity dropped when unit publicist Paula K. Shimatsu-U did not come back after Episode 26.

Beymer shot "Behind The Red Curtain" and "I Had Bad Milk in Dehradun," behind the scenes short films that were released as part of the Blu-ray release, Twin Peaks: A Limited Event Series.

He later shot and edited the documentary It's a Beautiful World on his 10-day journey with David Lynch in India about Maharishi, the founder of TM, after Lynch saw his previous documentary about Maharishi's burial.

Outside of Twin Peaks, he is known for his roles as Tony in West Side Story (starring opposite Russ Tamblyn) and Schultz in The Longest Day.

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