Did that third consecutive SAG Comedy Ensemble win for “Orange is the New Black” in January make you miss this Netflix series even more? Good news then as you only have to wait one more month till the streaming service releases all 13 episodes of season five of this compelling hour-long show on June 9.
The first full trailer (watch above) picks up immediately after the season four cliffhanger with Daya Diaz (Dascha Polanco) in a showdown with two guards during a riot that broke out after the Pousey (Samira Wiley) was killed. Also seen in this jam-packed two minute teaser are series lead Taylor Schilling (Piper), Emmy nominee Kate Mulgrew, scene-stealer Natasha Lyonne (Nicky) and Laura Prepon (Alex) among others.
The series, which has already been renewed for seasons six and seven, has been an awards magnet from its debut in 2013. Besides those three group SAG Awards, Uzo Aduba won Comedy Actress twice (2015, 2016) and both the guest comedy and supporting drama actress Emmys in 2014 and 2015 respectively.
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