Orange Is the New Black

Network: Netflix

Genre: Comedy, Drama

Piper Chapman is a public relations executive with a career and a fiance when her past suddenly catches up to her. In her mid-30s she is sentenced to spend time in a minimum-security women's prison in Connecticut for her association with a drug runner 10 years earlier. This Netflix original series is based on the book of the same title. Forced to trade power suits for prison orange, Chapman makes her way through the corrections system and adjusts to life behind bars, making friends with the many eccentric, unusual and unexpected people she meets.


Seasons and episodes I watched:
1: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
2: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
3: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13
That makes for: 1 day 15 hours watching this show!

Last Watched

Finger in the Dyke

Big Boo comes up with a scheme to make money. Daya, Taystee and Crazy Eyes confront reality. Caputo tries to make a good impression on some visitors.

Empathy Is a Boner Killer

Nicky’s stash situation gets complicated. Alex and Crazy Eyes try a new drama class. Red assists Healy with a personal matter.

Take a Break from Your Values

Piper is shocked at an unexpected change in her status; Soso’s hunger strike attracts new support that takes on a religious fervor.

Little Mustachioed Shit

The guards get tougher in a bid to turn up prison contraband; a big, lingering secret is finally revealed.

40 Oz. of Furlough

Piper’s relationship with Larry faces a real-world test; Red’s effort to redeem herself is finally rewarded. A familiar figure returns to Litchfield.

Appropriately Sized Pots

Piper faces a new backlash over special privileges; Caputo feels pressure to toughen up, resulting in administrative changes.

Comic Sans

Piper starts a prison newsletter with the help of Healy and a few other inmates; Vee launches an entrepreneurial enterprise.

You Also Have a Pizza

Love is in the air as the inmates prepare for a Valentine’s Day party; Red makes an intriguing new discovery. Larry asks Piper to be his prison mole.

Low Self Esteem City

A bathroom turf war sees deeper lines drawn in the sand as Gloria and Vee go head to head. Piper receives devastating news.