About the Netflix Series
‘Orange Is the New Black’ is a Netflix original comedy-drama series, created by Jenji Kohan and produced by Lionsgate Television. Based on Piper Kerman’s best-selling memoir Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison, the critically acclaimed series premiered on July 11, 2013, and stars Taylor Schilling, Jason Biggs and Kate Mulgrew. Kerman serves as executive consultant.
On June 27, 2013, Netflix renewed ‘Orange Is the New Black’ for a second season.