Orange Is The New Black: Character posters!

Orange Is The New Black

Have you watched Orange Is The New Black yet? If yes, don’t you love it?! If no, WHY NOT? If you follow me on Twitter you already know I’ve been completely obsessed with Netflix‘s latest original series from Jengi Kohan (the creator of Weeds), about one woman’s experience in prison (based on Piper Kerman‘s memoir). Everyone I know who has watched already feels the exact same way I do, hands down OITNB is one of the best television shows to come around in years that isn’t technically on TV!

Netflix has already hit home runs with their other original series, House of Cards (brilliant) plus the kooky and hilarious fourth season of Arrested Development (I’ll pass on Hemlock Grove, it’s not my thing) and just yesterday Netflix made history by picking up a number of Emmy nominations including nine for HOC, three for AD and two for HG. Next year OITNB is going to hopefully get a ton of nominations, it totally deserves them! There’s two perfect parts to this show, the writing and the incredible cast. Both are equally excellent, the combination will surely captivate you right away with dark humor and wit balanced with the right amount of drama that transforms into fascinating storytelling at its very best.

Below are a bunch of character posters (placed in alphabetical order), each of these characters I came to know and love (except for Pornstache) over the course of season one’s thirteen episodes. I can’t even decide who’s my favorite, there’s so many to pick from … Red played by Kate Mulgrew, Nicky (Natasha Lyonne), Sophia (Laverne Cox), Taystee (Danielle Brooks), Crazy Eyes (Uzo Aduba), Pennsatucky (Taryn Manning) and then there’s Alex (Laura Prepon) and of course Piper (Taylor Schilling) … see what I mean? I even think Jason Biggs as Larry is great, it’s probably the best thing he has ever been in! If you haven’t watched the show yet, please do yourself a favor and head over to Netflix and start streaming away, and if you’re not a member I believe there’s a one-month free trial! Now that I’ve seen season one, I don’t know how I’m going to last until season two kicks off sometime next year, I’m already counting down the days to find out what transpires after the prison yard incident … plus we’ll definitely need more shirtless scenes with hottie Matt McGorry who plays Bennett!

Alex

Bennett

Crazy Eyes

Crazy Eyes

Daya

Larry

Nicky

Pennsatucky

Piper

Pornstache

Red

Sophia

Taystee

Orange Is The New Black

Michael Knudsen About Michael Knudsen

MK (Michael Knudsen) first started PopBytes back in September of 2003—while trying to make a website for his design portfolio, the site quickly turned into one of the premiere online destinations for all things pop culture! A native New Yorker, he currently resides in Los Angeles with his partner Ivan along with three dogs, three cats and three parrots. Follow him on Twitter @PopBytes.

Super Fresh Gossip From Around The Web!

Chris Martin Chris Martin just took off his wedding ring ... and looks happier than ever! Bohomoth
Cutie Jared Leto on living in the South: 'We escaped early on ... it's very oppressive' Celebitchy
Drake finds out what the general public really thinks about him thanks to Kimmel! SOW
We've seen Miley Cyrus' nipples for the past 3 months, so is this really that exciting? The Blemish
Lindsay Lohan is partying over at Coachella ... will she be able to stay sober? ICYDK
Kate Winslet is getting annoyed at people wanting her to sign her nude sketch Celebslam
See reverse perspectives of iconic album covers with 'Dark Side Of The Cover' OMG Blog
Is model Kate Upton close to becoming the new Anna Nicole Smith? Hollywood Tuna
What a better way to start the day then some Josh Henderson (Dallas) hotness? Oh La La
Apparently Tori Spelling cannot give her hubby Dean McDermott enough sex! Evil Beet
Wow ... Brooke Mueller somehow got custody of her twin boys back again! Dlisted