As season six of Orange Is the New Black nears, its stars are busy on the promo trail.
Here’s a refresher on one of the show’s main stars, Taylor Schilling.
Getty – Contributor Taylor Schilling plays spoiled Piper in the show
Who is Taylor Schilling?
Taylor Schilling in an American actress who currently stars as Piper Chapman in the Netflix series Orange is The New Black.
She was born on July 27 1884 – making her 33.
Taylor stated acting in middle school and eventually joined the graduate program at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.
She was cast as Piper in 2013 and has said of the character that she’s “very unlikable”.
It was rumoured that Taylor was dating Portlandia actress Carrie Brownstein but Taylor never confirmed it.
When asked about her sexuality, she told the Evening Standard: “I’ve had very serious relationships with lots of people, and I’m a very expansive human.
“There’s no part of me that can be put under a label. I really don’t fit into a box — that’s too reductive.”
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When did she star alongside Zac Efron?
In 2012 Taylor starred in romantic drama The Lucky One opposite heartthrob Zac Efron.
Despite their “amazing chemistry” in the film’s sex scenes, Taylor insists the pair were never an item.
Unfortunately the film got mainly negative reviews with critics calling it too full of “schmaltzy cliches”.