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Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law-abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life-changing prison can really be.

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Series cast summary:
...  Piper Chapman 78 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Galina 'Red' Reznikov 78 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Suzanne 'Crazy Eyes' Warren 77 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Tasha 'Taystee' Jefferson 76 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Dayanara Diaz 76 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Gloria Mendoza 75 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Joe Caputo 75 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Lorna Morello 75 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Tiffany 'Pennsatucky' Doggett 74 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Cindy Hayes 69 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Marisol 'Flaca' Gonzales 69 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Alex Vause 69 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Nicky Nichols 68 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Maria Ruiz 68 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Sam Healy 66 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Aleida Diaz 66 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Big Boo 62 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Blanca Flores 61 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Janae Watson 55 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Maritza Ramos 53 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Leanne Taylor 53 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Poussey Washington 51 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Joel Luschek 51 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Frieda Berlin 50 episodes, 2014-2018
...  Angie Rice 47 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Yoga Jones 47 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Gina Murphy 47 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Norma Romano 45 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Anita DeMarco 44 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Brook Soso 43 episodes, 2014-2017
...  Sophia Burset 39 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Wanda Bell 36 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Scott O'Neill 35 episodes, 2013-2017
...  Natalie Figueroa 34 episodes, 2013-2018
...  Zirconia Cabrera 33 episodes, 2016-2018
...  Sister Jane Ingalls 32 episodes, 2013-2016
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Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law-abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life-changing prison can really be.

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Trivia

One of Larry Bloom (Jason Biggs)'s major first-season storylines is the Modern Love column he writes for the New York Times. In real life, Larry Smith, Piper Kerman's real-life fiancé (now husband) actually wrote such a column for the Modern Love section of the Times, about his experience being Piper (Taylor Schilling)'s fiancé while she was incarcerated. It was published on March 28, 2010, and unlike the fictionalized version of the column, it was titled "A Life to Live, This Side of the Bars", and it didn't mention any anecdotes about Piper's fellow inmates. See more »

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The timeline of the show often changes; the first season indicates being set in 2010 (upon entering prison, Piper begs Larry to not watch the latest Mad Men without her, and Larry is shown the latest episode from season 4, which originally aired in 2010). However, season 5 references the San Bernarndino shootings, which occurred in 2015. This cannot be possible as Piper's prison sentence was for 15 months and only about a year has passed in those five seasons. See more »

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Poussey Washington: [about love] It's just chilling, you know? Kickin' it with somebody, talking, making mad stupid jokes. And like, not even wanting to go to sleep 'cuz then you might be without 'em for a moment and you don't want that.
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It's like "Weeds" meets "OZ" *Must Watch*
12 July 2013 | by See all my reviews

I watched all 13 episodes already...and the show launched less than 2 days ago. Yes it's THAT good! I was already interested in "Orange", as I assume most of you were, because of the magic Jenji Kohan has given us before...but this gem blew my expectations away! The way he lets the characters develop without feeling forced will make you care about these inmates and C.O.'s, and you won't even realize it until you try to take a break from watching. Fans of his work in "Weeds" will instantly feel at home with his direction style and camera work. The humor he writes into this series will bring back fond memories of The Botwins without feeling stale in the slightest. Much like the classic prison drama "OZ", this incredible cast holds it down in a small prison setting with ease. You will see names you know, but the ones you don't will steal the scene. The way Kohan weaves in flashbacks of how the inmates got there flow seamlessly in with the prison scenes. I was glued to the screen through all 13 episodes and already I'm excited for season 2.

This is an instant hit, don't pass it up!


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