Netflix Books a Third Season of Orange Is the New Black

Laura Prepon breaks the news on Instagram

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It’s back to the slammer for Netflix, as the streaming service has renewed its prison dramedy Orange Is the New Black for a third season.

Netflix has ordered another run of 13 episodes of Jenji Kohan’s show, which is based on the Piper Kerman memoir of the same title.

Star Laura Prepon broke the news earlier this afternoon, posting the following text to her Instagram account: “It’s official!! Season 3!! #oitnb #alexvause #backtothebighouse.” Prepon included a photo of a white board onto which possible titles for Season 3 episodes had been scrawled in Sharpie.

Among the more quotable title options include “I’m a Bitch Because I’m Sad” and “Never-Ending Rumspringa.” The



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