Orange is the new Black is an American drama series. The show is based on Piper Kerman’s memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison. Orange Is the New Black premiered on Netflix in 2013 and has been among the top shows on the platform so far. The show has been nominated for six golden globes awards. It is the first show to receive nominations in both the comedy and drama categories, which is entirely something for a show. The show’s seventh season came out in 2019 and is making news. The series is hailed for its storyline and versatile characters.
Since the seventh season, fans have been wondering and hoping for a new season. Read on ahead to know everything about the series and the latest season, the possibility of a new season, and much more. Fans are already speculating the storylines for a new storyline. Here’s everything we know so far.
Plot of Orange is the new black
The series follows the story of Piper, who is imprisoned for transferring cocaine money to Alex. The brutality of prison life drastically changes Piper as a person, especially after seeing her ex-girlfriend there. The story is a gripping drama that alternates between the past and the present.
The series draws heavily on flashbacks. Each episode flashes back in a character’s backstory to show their journey or how they ended up in prison. The character development of the show is phenomenal in these terms. The series focuses on issues like racism and the LGBT community.
The cast of Orange is the new Black
The ensemble of the cast is as follows:
- Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman
- Laura Prepon as Alex Vause
- Michael Harney as Sam Healy
- Michelle Hurst as Miss Claudette Pelage
- Kate Mulgrew as Galina “Red” Reznikov
- Dascha Polanco as Dayanara
- Nick Sandow as Joe Caputo
- Yael Stone as Lorna Morello
- Samira Wiley as Poussey Washington
Will there be a new season of Orange is the new Black?
We have sad news for the fans who hope to see their favorite series return on their screens again. The series might not get a new season. The show’s creators have decided to end the series on its seventh and final season. But the good news is that show didn’t get canceled, as was the news. But it got a proper closure and came to its end. Sigh of satisfaction!
All the women cast of the show were witnessed being happy-sad at the news as seven seasons is a long enough time. The ensemble of casts worked exceptionally hard, which shows in the brilliancy of the show. But according to the creators, it was time to be released from prison and thus released them.
We can only hope for something to happen so we can see our beloved characters on screens again. A spin-off or a movie might be under wraps which will surely surprise the fans.