"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
- No character appears in every episode.
- In real life, Dascha Polanco is only two years younger than Elizabeth Rodriguez, who plays her mother.
- In a conversation between Red (Kate Mulgrew) and Nicky (Natasha Lyonne), Nicky says: "I thought I was like your Spock". This of course is a reference to Mulgrew's role on Star Trek.