Orange Is the New Black is created for television by Jenji Kohan. It has been adapted from Piper Kerman’s memoir, Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison. Season 7 of the series concluded on 26 July 2019. We witnessed the transition of the comedy series to a tear-jerking one. Will, there be an Orange Is the New Black Season 8 ? Read on to find further details.
Will There Be Season 8 of Orange Is the New Black?
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We haven’t received any confirmed news about a follow-up of the show. However, some Twitter and Reddit posts are circulating about a comeback of the series. The production team and writers have not revealed any news yet. We are researching and all ears so stay connected to learn about new developments.
About This Season!
The protagonist, Piper Chapman, a resident of upstate New York is sentenced to jail for fraud and money laundering. The accused is then transferred to Litchfield Penitentiary- a women’s federal prison. Subsequently, the series showcases her life in prison.
We are introduced to the inmates- their backgrounds, life in prison, family disruption, and present day struggles. Additionally, it shows Piper’s struggle to adapt to the new environment.
It deals with several topics- racial discrimination, immigration crisis, unjust system, homophobia, and patriarchy, obviously.
We have our fingers crossed for the return of the favorite lesbian duo Piper( Taylor Schilling) and Alex(Laura Prepon). Here’s a list of the other characters from the show
- Kate Mulgrew as Galina “Red” Reznikov
- Uzo Aduba as Suzanne “Crazy Eyes” Warren
- Danielle Brooks as Tasha “Taystee” Jefferson
- Natasha Lyonne as Nicky Nichols
- Taryn Manning as Tiffany “Pennsatucky” Doggett
- Selenis Leyva as Gloria Mendoza
- Adrienne C. Moore as Cindy “Black Cindy” Hayes
- Dascha Polanco as Dayanara “Daya” Diaz
- Michelle Hurst as Miss Claudette Pelage
- Michael Harney as Sam Healy
- Jason Biggs as Larry Bloom
Release Date of Orange Is the New Black Season 8
Fans are excited for Season 8 of the series. Unfortunately, the showrunners have not confirmed any news about the sequel. However, most probably Netflix will be roped in again.
An official trailer for Orange Is the New Black Season 8 has not been launched.
Orange Is the New Black ( Season 1- Season 7) is available on Netflix.
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