A new series set in the world of Orphan Black is on its way following the success of the show’s first five seasons. AMC is reportedly developing th
A new series set in the world of Orphan Black is on its way following the success of the show’s first five seasons. AMC is reportedly developing the new series as opposed to BBC America, which aired Orphan Black in the USA. Since then, Netflix has picked up Orphan Black and distributed it worldwide as a Netflix Original. While it’s still early days in the show’s development, here’s what we know so far about the new Orphan Black series.
When is the new Orphan Black series released?
Orphan Black’s new series is yet to receive a release date by AMC.
The new series is reportedly still in the early development stages, according to Variety, who broke the news of the Orphan Black show.
Orphan Black fans may be waiting a while to hear news of a release date.
Once production is completed or is in its final stages, show bosses will likely announce an Orphan Black series air date.
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What will happen in the new Orphan Black series?
Plot details about the new series are being kept well and truly under wraps as development begins.
Orphan Black’s synopsis from BBC America reads: “A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.”
For fans expecting the new series to follow on from season five’s finale, they may be left disappointed.
Variety reports the new series would not be a “spinoff or reboot” but an original series based in the same world.
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Who stars in the new Orphan Black series?
The cast of the new Orphan Black series hasn’t been revealed by show bosses just yet.
Golden Globe-nominee Tatiana Maslany led the way as Sarah Manning in season one through to five of Orphan Black, but a return to the new series looks unlikely.
Maslany was joined by Jordan Gavaris as Felix Dawkins and Maria Doyle Kennedy as Siobhan Sadler in every episode of the BBC America series
However, with AMC reportedly planning on setting the new series in the same world but not as a spinoff, the original cast’s inclusion may not happen.
Is there a trailer for the new Orphan Black series?
No, a trailer will likely be released once filming and production is completed.
The series’ promo will likely show what drama is in-store in the new Orphan Black series.
This article will be updated with the trailer once it’s released.
Orphan Black’s new series will be released on AMC in the future.