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How 'Orphan Black' Spent 5 Years Fighting The Patriarchy, According To Star Jordan Gavaris

Resistance isn't a sprint; it's a marathon. Right now, we're living through emotionally exhausting events and facing the increasing popularity of ideologies we'd hoped were on the way out. Hope is necessary to keep on putting one foot in front of…
By Sage Young

'Orphan Black's Series Finale Has A Fittingly Feminist Ending

Series finales are a tough business, especially for a series as convoluted as Orphan Black. But "To Right the Wrongs of Many" was a satisfying end to the story of the Leda clones. Spoilers for the Aug. 12 episode of Orphan Black follow. The Orphan…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Pay Final Tribute To The Women Of 'Orphan Black'

Usually, season finale time is when fans start to ask themselves how long they'll have to wait for their favorite show to return to their TV screens. Unfortunately, in the case of BBC America's cult favorite sci-fi series, fans already know the…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Hollywood May Not Know What To Do With Tatiana Maslany

Is it too personal to want nothing but the very best for Tatiana Maslany? Sure, I've never met the Canadian actor before, but ever since she has blown the collective minds of the viewers of Orphan Black by portraying an unfathomable amount of clones…
By Caitlin Gallagher

How The One Performance You Didn't See Shaped 'Orphan Black'

As Orphan Black comes to an end after a five-season run, it's only natural to reflect on the amazing characters fans got to know over the past five years. Whether your allegiance lies with Sarah, Cosima, Allison, Helena, or Rachel — or, like most…
By Jennifer Still

Why Delphine Cormier Is The Unsung Hero Of ‘Orphan Black’

As it inches terrifyingly closer to its fifth and final season finale, Orphan Black is upping the stakes. Neolution is coming apart at the seams; the clones are desperate to free themselves from their creators/controllers once and for all; and…
By Jennifer Still

Tatiana Maslany's Emmy Snub Has Nothing To Do With Her Talent

Even people who don't watch Orphan Black can admit that Tatiana Maslany is one of the most brilliant actors on television. Not only does she play over a dozen distinct roles on one show at once, but when she plays clones pretending to be other…
By Victoria McNally

Alison Steps Back On 'Orphan Black'

Fans of Orphan Black know how essential Alison Hendrix is to the series and her sestras. As a matter of fact, Alison has been ranked as the best clone in not one, but two lists in honor of the BBC America show's final season. Alison is a valuable…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Kira May Not Be So Innocent On 'Orphan Black'

It's not easy being the sole child of a brood of clones, and Kira on Orphan Black has continuously been in the crosshairs of all the drama that occurs around her mother and her mom's sestras. This stress has taken its toll on Sarah's daughter and in…
By Caitlin Gallagher

The Clone Club Loses A Member On 'Orphan Black'

Ferdinand and M.K. of Orphan Black have a long history dating back to the 2000s in Helsinki, Finland, when the Topside operative killed off self-aware, teenage Leda clones. In Season 4, M.K. was revealed to have survived this deadly plan, but the…
By Caitlin Gallagher

P.T. Westmorland Is Playing God On 'Orphan Black'

Upon hearing that the 170-year-old founder of Neolution is still alive on Orphan Black, fans had every right to be a bit skeptical. Yet, if you were doubting if he was real, the June 17 episode proves that P.T. Westmorland on Orphan Black does…
By Caitlin Gallagher

'Orphan Black's Helsinki Was Probably Just As Deadly As Ferdinand Says

For the final season of Orphan Black, Sarah and the clones she has aligned with need all the help that they can get. The Season 5 premiere had Felix assisting Scott to find M.K. and the previews for the June 17 episode, "Clutch of Greed," show that…
By Caitlin Gallagher

Helena's Babies Might Have Something In Common With Kira On 'Orphan Black'

There are a heck of a lot of questions to be answered in Orphan Black Season 5, including the identity of P.T. Westmoreland, the presence of any more undisclosed clones, and whether or not everyone will survive. But one of the most intriguing…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Orphan Black' Delves Deeper Into The Origins Of Neolution

In one of the final scenes of Season 4, Cosima and young clone Charlotte found their way to a village, which viewers learned in the Season 5 premiere was named "Revival." But what is Revival on Orphan Black, exactly, and what are the people who live…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Westmoreland Is More Mysterious Than Ever On 'Orphan Black'

Season 4 of everyone's favorite clone show ended with a series of twists that set the show up for a thrilling final season — but chief among those was the revelation that the centuries-old founder of Neolution, P.T. Westmoreland, was supposedly…
By Jefferson Grubbs

'Orphan Black' Probably Won't Go Out Before Adding Another Clone

There's a lot to love about Orphan Black, but I think pretty much any fan will tell you that first and foremost on the list would be Tatiana Maslany's Emmy-winning performance as Sarah Manning and her clone sestras. So is there a new clone in Orphan…
By Jefferson Grubbs

Catch Up On 'Orphan Black' Season 4 Before The Sestras Return

Over the past 40 episodes, Orphan Black has wowed audiences with both its thrilling sci-fi storylines and star Tatiana Maslany's incredible performance. Speaking of those storylines, though, they have admittedly gotten a bit convoluted over the…
By Jefferson Grubbs

It's Hard To Trust This Miraculous 'Orphan Black' Recovery

Most of the characters on Orphan Black are played by star Tatiana Maslany, but in the show's mythology there are plenty of other, non-Leda characters that are just as important to the series. One of the most memorable is hard-to-trust scientist…
By Kayla Hawkins

How Clone Club Would Watch The Emmys

If you ask me, I believe that the superb Tatiana Maslany deserves an Emmy nomination per each of the Leda clones she plays in the BBC America sci-fi drama, Orphan Black. I suppose that's not fair to the rest of the leading actress field, but which…
By Sage Young

'Orphan Black' S4 Ends With A Shocking Revelation

The eventful penultimate episode of Orphan Black Season 4 ended with the long-awaited revelation that Delphine is alive. The finale, "From Dancing Mice To Psychopaths," filled us in on who shot the French doctor, how she survived, and where she is…
By Jefferson Grubbs