8.2/10
223,764
226 user 88 critic

Orange Is the New Black 

Trailer
2:16 | Trailer

Watch Now

on Amazon Video

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.

Creator:

Reviews
Popularity
69 ( 8)

"Orange Is the New Black" Stars In and Out of Costume

Can't get enough of Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black"? Check out photos of the cast in character and in real life. Explore these and other titles in IMDb's Guide to Streaming.

View the gallery

Episodes

Season 6 Premiere



Most Recent Episode


Friday, June 9
S5.E13 Storm-y Weather
9.1
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.1/10 X  

As chaos descends on Litchfield three days into the riot, the inmates wonder what the future holds and seek solace in loved ones.


Previous Episode


Friday, June 9
S5.E12 Tattoo You
8.3
Rate this
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

Seasons


Years



7   6   5   4   3   2   1  
2019   2018   2017   2016   … See all »
Nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Another 46 wins & 109 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

13 Reasons Why (TV Series 2017)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Follows teenager Clay Jensen, in his quest to uncover the story behind his classmate and crush, Hannah, and her decision to end her life.

Stars: Dylan Minnette, Katherine Langford, Christian Navarro
Black Mirror (TV Series 2011)
Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

A television anthology series that shows the dark side of life and technology.

Stars: Hannah John-Kamen, Michaela Coel, Beatrice Robertson-Jones
Modern Family (TV Series 2009)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Three different, but related families face trials and tribulations in their own uniquely comedic ways.

Stars: Ed O'Neill, Sofía Vergara, Julie Bowen
House of Cards (TV Series 2013)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

A Congressman works with his equally conniving wife to exact revenge on the people who betrayed him.

Stars: Kevin Spacey, Michel Gill, Robin Wright
Breaking Bad (2008–2013)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9.5/10 X  

A high school chemistry teacher diagnosed with inoperable lung cancer turns to manufacturing and selling methamphetamine in order to secure his family's future.

Stars: Bryan Cranston, Aaron Paul, Anna Gunn
Stranger Things (TV Series 2016)
Drama | Fantasy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.9/10 X  

When a young boy disappears, his mother, a police chief, and his friends must confront terrifying forces in order to get him back.

Stars: Millie Bobby Brown, Finn Wolfhard, Winona Ryder
Dexter (2006–2013)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

By day, mild-mannered Dexter is a blood-spatter analyst for the Miami police. But at night, he is a serial killer who only targets other murderers.

Stars: Michael C. Hall, Jennifer Carpenter, David Zayas
Shameless (TV Series 2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.7/10 X  

An alcoholic man lives in a perpetual stupor while his six children with whom he lives cope as best they can.

Stars: Emmy Rossum, William H. Macy, Ethan Cutkosky
The Walking Dead (TV Series 2010)
Drama | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Sheriff Deputy Rick Grimes wakes up from a coma to learn the world is in ruins, and must lead a group of survivors to stay alive.

Stars: Andrew Lincoln, Norman Reedus, Melissa McBride
Westworld (TV Series 2016)
Drama | Mystery | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 9/10 X  

Set at the intersection of the near future and the reimagined past, explore a world in which every human appetite, no matter how noble or depraved, can be indulged without consequence.

Stars: Evan Rachel Wood, Jeffrey Wright, Ed Harris
Pretty Little Liars (2010–2017)
Drama | Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Four friends band together against an anonymous foe who threatens to reveal their darkest secrets, while unraveling the mystery of the murder of their best friend.

Stars: Troian Bellisario, Ashley Benson, Lucy Hale
Homeland (TV Series 2011)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

A bipolar CIA operative becomes convinced a prisoner of war has been turned by al-Qaeda and is planning to carry out a terrorist attack on American soil.

Stars: Claire Danes, Mandy Patinkin, Damian Lewis
Edit

Cast

Series cast summary:
...
 Piper Chapman (69 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Suzanne 'Crazy Eyes' Warren (68 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Tasha 'Taystee' Jefferson (67 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Gloria Mendoza (66 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Joe Caputo (66 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Sam Healy (65 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Galina 'Red' Reznikov (65 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Tiffany 'Pennsatucky' Doggett (65 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Dayanara Diaz (63 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Lorna Morello (62 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Big Boo (61 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Cindy Hayes / ... (60 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Alex Vause / ... (60 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Nicky Nichols (59 episodes, 2013-2018)
...
 Marisol 'Flaca' Gonzales / ... (56 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Maria Ruiz (55 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Janae Watson (55 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Aleida Diaz (53 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Maritza Ramos / ... (53 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Leanne Taylor (53 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Poussey Washington (51 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Blanca Flores / ... (48 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Angie Rice (48 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)
...
 Frieda Berlin / ... (41 episodes, 2014-2018)
...
 Joel Luschek (38 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Sophia Burset (36 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Wanda Bell (36 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Scott O'Neill (35 episodes, 2013-2017)
...
 Sister Jane Ingalls / ... (32 episodes, 2013-2016)
Edit

Storyline

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.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Queen Vee (Season 2) See more »

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama

Certificate:

TV-MA | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

 »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

11 July 2013 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

OItNB  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Nicky was originally supposed to be in six episodes. See more »

Goofs

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 »

Quotes

Lorna Morello: [to Piper] Do you hear yourself sometimes? Like, when you speak?
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more (Spoiler Alert!) »

User Reviews

 
A great summer watch
13 July 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Netflix has been in the spotlight recently with their releases of both House of Cards and Arrested Development in full seasons. After finishing both I couldn't wait to see what else they had lined up and once I heard that Jenji Kohan was on board I was sold. Being a fan of Weeds I expected nothing less than well written strong female roles and tons of F-bombs being dropped to come from Kohan's next project. Orange is the new Black is about Piper Chapman and her untimely sentence to an all female penitentiary. She must deal with adapting to her new prison life while also having to maintain a relationship outside with her recent fiancé. I had just finished the first season and was taken back and how well so many of the characters were developed in just 13 hour long episodes. In the beginning it does feel like the show doesn't quite know it's own tone, but just around 4 episodes in it becomes a fun drama with plenty of unique characters. A definite recommendation to anyone who is looking for a summer series to watch!


42 of 74 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page