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10 Things Season Four Of "Orange Is the New Black" Gets Wrong About Life In A Women's Prison

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 07.28.2016 | Entertainment
Chandra Bozelko

But the new episodes distort realities of life and law in the modern women's prison, namely that the prisoners pay for not only their own mistakes, but everyone else's too. Here are 10 ways the show gets life in a women's prison all wrong.

10 Things That Season Four Of "Orange Is the New Black" Gets Right About Life In Prison

Chandra Bozelko | Posted 07.26.2016 | Entertainment
Chandra Bozelko

Dramatic necessity is usually the culprit when a memoir or true story dices itself up and stitches itself back together in acts, scenes and close-ups for television or movies. Here's 10 things from the show that, surprisingly enough, occur every day in modern correctional facilities.

Arresting Our Attention: The Man In Blue On 'Orange Is The New Black,' Michael Harney On Season 4 And His Activist Heart

Andrew Cristi | Posted 07.01.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

Whether they're behind bars or in front of them, these characters offer many complicated layers that can leave you sometimes overjoyed, sometimes extremely angry and sometimes absolutely baffled with their self-destructive behaviors -- and correction officer Sam Healy is certainly no exception.

Samira Wiley Wants Poussey's Shocking 'OITNB' Moment To Make You Mad

The Huffington Post | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 06.27.2016 | Entertainment

WARNING: This post contains lots of spoilers for "Orange Is the New Black" Season 4. After a somewhat slow-burning first half, Season 4 of "Orange Is...

ONE IN A BILLION! The Captivating MAGGIE SIFF Talks Her Smart Role on Showtime's BILLIONS!

Andrew Cristi | Posted 06.22.2016 | Entertainment
Andrew Cristi

PLEASE MAKE THE FIRST IMAGE THE FEATURED IMAGE AND PLEASE DELETE THIS BOLD REQUEST Credit: Showtime Networks Some actresses settle for playing the ...

Matthew Jacobs

'Orange Is The New Black' Returns In All Of Its Reliable Greatness | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 06.12.2015 | Entertainment

The lead-up to the new season of "Orange Is the New Black" has seemed quiet. The cast hasn't yet made the talk-show rounds, and only a handful of onli...

'Orange Is The New Black' Will Feature A Character Inspired By Martha Stewart

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 04.23.2015 | Entertainment

There's a lot to look forward to in Season 3 of "Orange Is the New Black," like the new character played by Ruby Rose, Alex's return as teased in the ...

Sasha Bronner

Lena Dunham Dings Woody Allen | Sasha Bronner | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment

“America is at its most puritanical,” Lena Dunham proclaimed to a group of (mostly female) patrons at a Sundance panel discussion on Saturday afte...

The 2015 Golden Globes Gifting Suites

Zorianna Kit | Posted 03.14.2015 | Style
Zorianna Kit

Gift lounges during the week leading up to the Golden Globes ceremony brought numerous vendors seeking to get their products into the hands of celebrities. Established brands like Pilot Pens, Pandora and Nautica stood alongside smaller, emerging brands such as Bright Baum and Canada Bliss.

14 Baby Names Ripped From The Headlines In 2014

nameberry | Linda Rosenkrantz | Posted 12.16.2014 | Parents

The most notable names of 2014 come from famous figures in a variety of fields including entertainment, sports and the fine arts. Our picks for the...

'OITNB' Actor Matt McGorry Looks Forward To When 'We Don't Have To Talk About It Being A Woman' In Charge

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 10.30.2014 | Women

Matt McGorry is currently living every actor's dream by working on TV shows produced by Shonda Rhimes and Jenji Kohan. They are two of Hollywood's big...

Laverne Cox Weighs In On 'OITNB'/'Transparent' Trans Writer Debate

The Huffingon Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The creators behind two of today's hottest queer-championing shows, "Orange Is The New Black" and "Transparent," recently got into a little debate at ...

'Mad Men' Creator Says His High Salary Isn't A 'Gender Issue'

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 08.13.2014 | Women

"Mad Men" creator Matthew Weiner secured a near-$30 million payday for the final three seasons of his hit series, but he told HuffPost Live on Wednesd...

Is It Food, or Is It Foodiness™? Well, Does It Come From a Nipple?

Erica Wides | Posted 10.13.2014 | Home
Erica Wides

I've been with Adam, my husband, for 13 years. Well, we're not actually really married, per se, but I consider him my husband, and I refer to him as such.

OITNB Creator Jenji Kohan: 'There's More To Us Than The Moment We Made A Bad Decision'

Posted 07.16.2014 | OWN

Jenji Kohan, the creator of Orange Is the New Black on skipping the snark and stretching your legs. As told to Arianna Davis Flaws Are in the Ey...

Six Predictions for Orange Is the New Black's Second Season

Janet Turley | Posted 08.05.2014 | TV
Janet Turley

Will Piper do extra time for her prison yard fight? Will Larry stop brooding and realize how being a single guy in Brooklyn makes him a kid in a candy shop (dude, just get on Tinder already)? Will Pennsatucky use her divine healing powers to fix her own meth-tinted teeth?

Maureen Ryan

Welcome Back, 'Orange Is The New Black'! | Maureen Ryan | Posted 06.06.2014 | Entertainment

I won't fool myself into thinking that any review, including mine, will lead anyone to watch the second season of "Orange Is the New Black." Let's fac...

Proof That 'Orange' Is The New Sexy

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.17.2014 | TV

It looks like "Orange" is bringing sexy black. (Nailed it.) "Orange is the New Black" showrunner Jenji Kohan spoke at the Hollywood Radio and Telev...

Matthew Jacobs

Kate Mulgrew Reveals Her 'OITNB' BFF | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 02.04.2014 | TV

When HuffPost Entertainment caught up with Kate Mulgrew on the red carpet at the Writers Guild Awards' East Coast ceremony on Saturday (Feb. 1), she w...

She Will Be Back For 'Most Of' Season 2

Posted 02.04.2014 | TV

Laura Prepon better get used to that prison food. While speaking with Us Weekly, "Orange is the New Black" creator Jenji Kohan revealed that Prepon...

The 'Orange Is The New Black' Cast Like You've Never Seen Them Before

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 01.25.2014 | TV

How do you sex up prison? Well, Netflix's "Orange Is the New Black" already did that in its first season with everything from lesbian chapel sex to sc...

'OITNB' Creator Has No Idea How Popular Her Show Is

Posted 12.27.2013 | TV

Everyone tuned in to "Orange Is The New Black" this year, right? Maybe, but Netflix isn't releasing any dirty details. In an interview with The New...

4 Pieces Of Priceless Advice From The Women Of 'Orange Is The New Black'

The Huffington Post | Nina Bahadur | Posted 10.03.2013 | Women

We're slightly obsessed with the ladies of "Orange Is The New Black." The show has incredibly complex female characters, brilliant acting and storylin...

'Orange Is The New Black's' 'Trojan Horse'

Posted 08.27.2013 | TV

"Orange Is The New Black" Season 2 will deliver, Taylor Schilling said. In a recent visit to HuffPost Live, the "Orange Is The New Black" star said...

What Orange Is the New Black Gets Right About the Prison System -- And What It Leaves Out

Jesse Lava | Posted 10.12.2013 | Entertainment
Jesse Lava

The show demonstrates a solid commitment to generating empathy for prisoners and exposing the systemic problems that plague criminal justice in the United States. There are, however, deep problems with the criminal justice system that Orange does not raise.