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  1. Netflix Renews 'Orange Is the New Black' for Three More Seasons

    5:39 am PST 02/05/2016
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    The fourth season of the prison-set comedic drama premieres on June 17. READ MORE

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  2. Top Hollywood Women Blast Industry's Gender Inequality in NY Times Magazine Feature

    9:45 am PST 11/20/2015
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    "We’re presumed incompetent, whereas a white male is assumed competent until proven otherwise." READ MORE

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  3. Lionsgate Unveils 'Orange is the New Black' Slot Machines Bound for Las Vegas

    4:24 pm PDT 09/29/2015
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    The bet on Las Vegas gamblers is the studio's latest foray into the gaming space. READ MORE

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  4. Banff: Lionsgate TV Boss Talks 'Orange is the New Black,' Network Showrunners in Cable

    8:36 pm PDT 06/07/2015
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    "Jenji (Kohan) and her team expertly created an amazing ensemble, with Taylor Schilling as Piper as a way in for viewers," Kevin Beggs said. READ MORE

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  5. 'Orange Is the New Black' Season 3: TV Review

    6:00 am PDT 06/01/2015
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    Piper and the crew are back for more in Jenji Kohan's prison-set show, following a bold second season. READ MORE

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  6. 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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  7. '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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. '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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. '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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  19. '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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  20. 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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