"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
- Many of the guest stars in supporting roles are actors who found fame during the 1970s to 1990s.
- Samira Wiley (Poussey) and Nick Sandow (Joe Caputo) were cast in the same episode of Law and Order: SVU "Perverted Justice" 05/06/2015.
- Laura Prepon (Alex) and Lauren Lapkus (Officer Fischer) previously starred together in the short-lived sitcom "Are You There, Chelsea?" (2012)