Sci-Fi Drama 'Orphan Black' Headed to BBC 3
TORONTO – Canadian indie producer Temple Street Productions has seen its sci-fi drama Orphan Black go to BBC 3.
From co-creators Graeme Manson (Flashpoint) and John Fawcett (Spartacus), Orphan Black follows a young woman played by Tatiana Maslany who discovers she is, in fact, one of several clones after she witnesses the suicide of someone who looks exactly like her.
The conspiracy clone thriller was also recently renewed for a second season by BBC America and Space in Canada with a 10-episode order.
Executive producers are Ivan Schneeberg and David Fortier.
The cast includes Maria Doyle Kennedy, Jordan Gavaris, Dylan Bruce, Kevin Hanchard and Michael Mando.