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  1. '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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. '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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  5. 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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  6. 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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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  10. 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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  11. 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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  12. '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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  13. '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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  14. 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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  15. '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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  16. '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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  17. '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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  18. '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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  19. 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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  20. Comedy Showrunner Roundtable: Watch The Full, Uncensored Interview

    11:06 am PDT 06/04/2014
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    Roundtable guests Marc Maron (Maron), Mike Judge(Silicon Valley), Chuck Lorre (Mom), Jenni Konner (Girls), Jenji Kohan (Orange Is the New Black), Mike Schur (Parks and Recreation) and Armando Iannucci (Veep). READ MORE

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