"Orange Is the New Black" is a comedic drama set in a women's prison that tells the story of engaged Brooklynite Piper Chapman, whose decade-old relationship with drug-runner Alex results in her arrest and year-long detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper must trade her comfortable life with fiance Larry for an orange prison jumpsuit and a baffling prison culture.
Last Episode04x13 "Toast can't never be br… Aired: Jun. 17, 2016
Corporate bureaucracy and simmering anger work against Caputo's efforts to keep a sensitive situation under control.
Series Fun Facts
- Six of the actors from Seasons 3 & 4 appeared in Season 17 of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Adrienne C. Moore as Cheryl McCrae in episode 3, Jessica Pimentel as Manuela Ozuna in episode…
[show]Six of the actors from Seasons 3 & 4 appeared in Season 17 of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit - Adrienne C. Moore as Cheryl McCrae in episode 3, Jessica Pimentel as Manuela Ozuna in episode 4, John Magaro as Keith Musio in episode 4, James McMenamin as Ralph Volkov in episode 11, Abigail Savage as Nina in episodes 17 & 18, and Germar Terrell Gardner as a security guard in episode 20.
- Jenji Kohan revealed at a DGA event for the series that she had met with Katie Holmes about playing Piper, but scheduling conflicts prevented Holmes from accepting the part.
- SPOILER: Laverne Cox's twin brother, musician M. Lamar, appears in a flashback as Sophia before her gender transition.