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  1. Backlash Brewing Against Binge TV as 'Orange Is the New Black' Creator Speaks Out

    7:00 am PDT 05/27/2015
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    "I miss having people on the same page," says Jenji Kohan as Hulu and Yahoo back away from all-at-once streaming just as NBC experiments with 'Aquarius.' READ MORE

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  2. 'Orange Is the New Black' Creator, Cast Talk Nudity, Diversity and a "Lighter" Season 3

    9:02 am PDT 05/21/2015
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    Jenji Kohan and her cast open up about those sex scenes, the new themes to come and the "failure" of the U.S. prison system. READ MORE

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  3. Shonda Rhimes at Global Women's Rights Awards: "Lead the Life You Want to Lead"

    3:09 pm PDT 05/19/2015
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    The 'Grey’s Anatomy' creator was honored along with Jenji Kohan at the tenth annual event. READ MORE

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  4. Paris Photo L.A.: Where Brad Pitt Dropped $6,000 on an Art Photo

    8:00 am PDT 04/30/2015
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    Enticing the likes of Pitt, Jodie Foster and Steve Levitan with top-tier art photography for sale, VIP previews and industry talks, Paris Photo Los Angeles once again takes over a Paramount backlot from April 30 to May 3. READ MORE

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  5. 'Off the Cuff' Podcast: Christopher Noxon Is More Than Jenji's 'Plus One'

    8:00 am PDT 03/17/2015
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    The author and husband of 'Orange Is the New Black' showrunner Jenji Kohan tells #THRpodcasts how to separate truth from fiction in his new novel about, well, the husband of a successful showrunner. READ MORE

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  6. Jenji Kohan's Salem Drama 'New World' Nabs HBO Pilot Order, Gus Van Sant to Direct

    3:00 pm PST 02/19/2015
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    The "Orange Is the New Black" creator returns to premium cable two years after "Weeds" ended its eight-season run on Showtime. READ MORE

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  7. PGA Awards: 'Orange Is the New Black' Wins Outstanding Producer of Episodic Television, Comedy

    9:14 pm PST 01/24/2015
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    The 26th annual Producers Guild Awards were held at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza hotel in Los Angeles on Saturday evening. READ MORE

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  8. Jenji Kohan's Husband Reveals Plus-One Etiquette, How Not to Be a "Federline"

    12:00 pm PST 01/24/2015
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    Christopher Noxon, author of the just-released novel 'Plus One,' shares his guidelines for the less famous half of a couple. READ MORE

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  9. Sundance: Premieres Lineup Courts Controversy

    1:00 pm PST 12/08/2014
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    From films about so-called gay-to-straight conversion to campus rape to the Church of Scientology, there's no shortage of subjects that will spark debate READ MORE

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  10. Watch the 'Orange Is the New Black' Credits With the 'Golden Girls' Theme Song

    12:31 pm PDT 09/16/2014
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    Thank you for being a friend, Dandelion READ MORE

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  11. Mike Birbiglia Lands Role in 'Orange Is the New Black' (Exclusive)

    3:24 pm PDT 08/14/2014
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    The actor-comedian has booked a recurring role in the Jenji Kohan prison dramedy READ MORE

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  12. Emmys: Three Agents Dissect the Writer Races

    9:00 am PDT 08/07/2014
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    To clear up some of the confusion for the 2014 scribe-off ("True Detective" is a traditional series, but "Fargo" is not? "Orange Is the New Black" is a comedy?), three anonymous TV lit agents handicap each competition. READ MORE

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  13. 'Orange' Showrunner Jenji Kohan on Hollywood's Pay Inequality, 'F--- You' Money and Her 'Friends' Regrets

    9:00 am PDT 08/06/2014
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    The iconoclastic Kohan opens up about her upcoming projects (from an HBO drama about the Salem witch trials to a theater/restaurant), her worst Hollywood writing experience and unequal pay for women: "I don't begrudge [Matthew Weiner] for one second; it's more, 'Why am I not making that?' " READ MORE

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  14. 'Orange Is the New Black' Stars Reveal Audition Tales, Season 3 Nudity Potential

    10:33 am PDT 08/05/2014
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    Chelsea Handler sat down with Jenji Kohan, Taylor Schilling and the rest of the cast of the Netflix series at a TV Academy screening to compare notes on how it all began. READ MORE

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  15. Emmys: Kerry Washington, Laverne Cox and 8 More Breakthrough Contenders

    8:00 am PDT 07/25/2014
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    "True Detective's" shake-up of the drama competition is just one of eight category-shifting disruptions. READ MORE

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  16. 'Orange Is the New Black' Scores Big in Emmy Race

    6:28 am PDT 07/10/2014
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    The prison dramedy earned 12 noms to lead the comedy category, while Netflix's political thriller "House of Cards" garnered 13. READ MORE

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  17. 'Orange Is the New Black' Season 2: What the Critics Are Saying

    3:16 pm PDT 06/06/2014
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    Jenji Kohan's critically acclaimed Netflix series returns with Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne, Jason Biggs, Laverne Cox, Danielle Brooks and more. READ MORE

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  18. 'Orange Is the New Black': TV Review

    8:29 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    The Netflix surprise gem comes back for a second season, better than ever. READ MORE

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  19. 'Orange Is the New Black': Meet the Ladies of Litchfield (Photos)

    8:05 pm PDT 06/05/2014
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    Jenji Kohan's critically acclaimed Netflix series stars Taylor Schilling, Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne, Laverne Cox, Taryn Manning, Danielle Brooks and many, many others — which is why THR made a handy character guide. READ MORE

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  20. Emmys: 'Orange Is the New Black's' Uzo Aduba Makes a Plea to Voters (Guest Column)

    1:30 pm PDT 06/04/2014
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    Writing for THR, the actress -- who plays Suzanne "Crazy Eyes" Warren -- argues that shows with diverse casts are long overdue for Emmy recognition. READ MORE

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