‘Orange is the New Black’ category switch at Emmys is ‘frustrating’ for creator Jenji Kohan

At a recent Emmy event in Los Angeles for Netflix hit series “Orange is the New Black,” creator Jenji Kohan speaks frankly to Gold Derby about the TV academy’s decision to switch the show to the drama categories at this year’s Emmys.

“I think all of these labels don’t apply anymore,” she tells us. “There’s humor in dramas, there’s drama in the humor categories, it’s all a human experience and everyone’s so hellbent on putting a label on it and saying this drama and this is comedy. Enough already. Why do we have to fit in a box? It’s very frustrating to me.”

Scroll down to watch our complete red carpet interview with Kohan.

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