Is Netflix’s longest running series, orange is the new back hitting a dead end?

“Orange is the new black” is Netflix original which first premiered on July 11, 2013, and is based on Piper Kerman’s memoir, “Orange is the new black: my year in a women’s prison”.

It portrays her experiences in the FCI Danbury, a minimum-security federal prison. In February 2016, the series renewed for a fifth, sixth and seventh season. Furthermore, it was confirmed in October 2018 that the seventh season would be the last.

Likewise “Orange Is The New Black” is one of the most-watched series of Netflix in 2019. Furthermore, it shows the ugly sides as well as some beautiful phases of a prisoner’s life.

Main Cast Members

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– Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman
– Laura Prepon as Alex Vause, inmate

– Michael Harney as Sam Healy, correctional officer
– Michelle Hurst as Miss Claudette Pelage, inmate

– Kate Mulgrew as Galina “Red” Reznikov, inmate
– Jason Biggs as Larry Bloom, Piper’s fiancé

– Uzo Aduba as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren, inmate
– Danielle Brooks as Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson, inmate

– Natasha Lyonne as Nicky Nichols, inmate
– Taryn Manning as Tiffany “Pennsatucky” Doggett, inmate

– Selenis Leyva as Gloria Mendoza, inmate
– Adrienne C. Moore as Cindy “Black Cindy” Hayes, inmate

– Dascha Polanco as Dayanara “Daya” Diaz, inmate
– Nick Sandow as Joe Caputo, Captain of the Guard and later warden

– Yael Stone as Lorna Morello, inmate
– Samira Wiley as Poussey Washington, inmate

– Jackie Cruz as Marisol “Flaca” Gonzales, inmate
– Lea DeLaria as Carrie “Big Boo” Black, inmate

– Elizabeth Rodriguez as Aleida Diaz, a former inmate
– Jessica Pimentel as Maria Ruiz, inmate

– Laura Gómez as Blanca Flores, inmate
– Matt Peters as Joel Luschek, correctional officer

– Dale Soules as Frieda Berlin, inmate
– Alysia Reiner as Natalie “Fig” Figueroa, warden

What Is It About?

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This series is based on actual events, the story of various women in prison, how they get treated, how they form “gangs”. The series is a drama that talks about serious issues and lives of different people; life doesn’t stop for anyone; neither does time; it just keeps going.

The show talks about how they are wasting the best years of their lives in a prison, and no one is to blame other than themselves. As a result, the comfort of our life can be snatched in a second due to something. Murder, torture, anger, conspiracy, love, compromise sums up this series into the beautiful yet ugly journey of a prisoner’s life.

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