ORANGE IS THE NEW BLACK – Season 1: On Blu-ray May 13

Orange-Is-The-New-Black-Season 1Every sentence has a story in the smash hit series Orange Is The New Black – Season One arriving on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital HD UltraViolet), DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet) and Digital HD May 13 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. Hailed by critics as “magnificent and thoroughly engrossing” (Washington Post), the hugely popular dark comedy from “Weeds” creator Jenji Kohan broke viewing records for its premiere season. Starring Taylor Schilling (ArgoStay) in a Golden Globe® nominated performance,Orange Is The New Black also won “TV Program Of The Year” from the American Film Institute (AFI).

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“A new definition of television excellence”

– San Francisco Chronicle

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Golden Globe® Nominee Taylor Schilling Stars In Acclaimed Original Comedy From The Creator Of “Weeds”

Arriving On Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD May 13

Based on the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman, Orange Is The New Black also stars Jason Biggs (American Pie franchise), Laura Prepon (TV’s “That ‘70s Show”), Kate Mulgrew (TV’s “Star Trek: Voyager,” TV’s “NTSF:SD:SUV”), Pablo Schreiber (TV’s “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,” Showtime’s “Weeds”), Natasha Lyonne (American Pie, G.B.F), Taryn Manning (TV’s “Sons of Anarchy”), Michael J. Harney (Showtime’s “Weeds,” HBO’s “True Detective”) and rising talents Danielle Brooks and Uzo Aduba.

Orange Is the New Black follows engaged Brooklynite Piper Chapman, whose wild past comes back to haunt her and results in her arrest and detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper trades her comfortable New York life for an orange prison jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates.

Timed to the series’ second season premiere, Orange Is The New Black – Season One will include all 13 episodes on a three-disc Blu-ray and four-disc DVD set, packed with bonus materials fans will love including numerous featurettes that contain behind the scenes interviews with author Piper Kerman, series creator Jenji Kohan and favorite cast members, along with a gag reel and special episode commentaries with the series producers.


·         “New Kid on the Cell Block” featurette

·         “Mother Hen: Red Runs the Coup” featurette

·         “It’s Tribal” featurette

·         “Prison Rules” featurette

·         Gag Reel

·         Episode Commentary “I Wasn’t Ready” with Producers Jenji Kohan, Tara Herrmann and Mark Burley

·         Episode Commentary “Can’t Fix Crazy” with Producers Jenji Kohan, Tara Herrmann and Mark Burley

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Year of Production: 2013

Title Copyright: © 2013 Lions Gate Television Inc. Artwork © 2014 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. and Netflix Inc. All Rights Reserved. Orange Is the New Black is a trademark of Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. Lionsgate, 2700 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, California 90404.

Type: TV on DVD

Rating: Not Rated

Genre: Dark comedy, Drama, Television

Blu-ray Closed Captioned: English SDH

DVD Closed Captioned: English

Subtitles: English and Spanish

Feature Run Time: 730 minutes

Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16×9 Widescreen (1.78:1)

DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen (1.78:1)

Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and French 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio

DVD Audio: English and French 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio

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Writer/Reviewer, lifelong obsessive film nerd. As eager to educate in the world of film as I am to learn. An avid lover of horror, schlock and trash, Brandon hosts the Cult Cinema Cavalcade podcast on the Creative Zombie Studios Network (www.cultcinemacavalcade.com) You can also find more essays on his blog Naptown Nerd (naptownnerd.blogspot.com).

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