"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 Episode05x13 Storm-y Weather Aired: Jun. 09, 2017
As chaos descends on Litchfield three days into the riot, the inmates wonder what the future holds and seek solace in loved ones.
Series Fun Facts
- SPOILER: Laura Prepon left temporarily the show on the second season to work on a personal project, but her leave was written with the idea of her always returning to the show from season 3 on.
- SPOILER: Throughout Season 5, the flag pin on Boo's suit is consistently upside down. The American flag is only meant to be upside down in times of crisis, like the riot and aftermath…
[show]SPOILER: Throughout Season 5, the flag pin on Boo's suit is consistently upside down. The American flag is only meant to be upside down in times of crisis, like the riot and aftermath afterwards occurring (the violence, kidnappings, etc.)
- Filming for season 4 began on the 15th of June 2015, 3 days after the release of season 3.