TV Series | TV-MA | | Comedy, Crime, Drama
Convicted of a decade old crime of transporting drug money to an ex-girlfriend, normally law-abiding Piper Chapman is sentenced to a year and a half behind bars to face the reality of how life-changing prison can really be.
Based on Danbury Prison and from the creator of Weeds (2005): on Weeds, Nancy (Mary-Louise Parker) enters Danbury prison for three years and appears in a cell wearing a blue uniform. This show takes place in the same location but the name has been changed to Litchfield and the ... ...
It's like a whole little graveyard here.
Tiffany 'Pennsatucky' Doggett: Yeah, these are all my unborn babies.
Big Boo: Ooh.
Big Boo: Ooh. She got the Mother's Day blues!
Big Boo: Jesus, you look like the Angel of Death. I get that a lot.
Tiffany 'Pennsatucky' Doggett: Yeah, I'm goin' to hell. I know it. I mean, even though I was saved ...
The timeline of the show often changes; the first season indicates being set in 2010 (upon entering prison, Piper begs Larry to not watch the latest Mad Men without her, and Larry is shown the latest episode from season 4, which originally aired in 2010). However, season 5 references the San Bernarndino shootings, which occurred in 2015. This cannot be possible as Piper's prison sentence was for 15 months and only about a year has passed in those five seasons.
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