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Later, she got into an argument with her sister-in-law Katherine, who wanted to keep the mill running through the rest of the day while Packard wanted it shut down, due to the disappearance of worker Janek Pulaski's daughter, Sharon and the murder of Laura Palmer. She got her way when Pete ordered the workers to pull the plug. She then announced to the workers her reasons for the mill closing for the day.
Behind the scenesEdit
It was the intention of David Lynch to have Giovanna be played by his partner, Isabella Rossellini, who previously played Dorothy Vallens in his film Blue Velvet. However, the role was rewritten as a Chinese immigrant named Josie Packard, played by Joan Chen.