The official word: Golden Globe® nominee Taylor Schilling stars in acclaimed original comedy, Orange Is The New Black - Season One, available on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital HD UltraViolet), and DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet) May 13 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The series will also be available on Digital HD one week early on May 6. To discuss editorial opportunities beyond product reviews, please contact Sean Marier at Sean_Marier@bhimpact.com
Every sentence has a story in the smash hit series Orange Is The New Black - Season One arriving on Blu-ray Disc (plus Digital HD UltraViolet), and DVD (plus Digital UltraViolet) May 13 from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The series will be available on Digital HD one week prior on May 6. Hailed by critics as "magnificent and thoroughly engrossing" (Washington Post), the hugely popular dark comedy from "Weeds" creator Jenji Kohan broke viewing records for its premiere season. Starring Taylor Schilling (Argo, Stay) in a Golden Globe nominated performance, Orange Is The New Black also won "TV Program Of The Year" from the American Film Institute (AFI).
Based on the best-selling memoir by Piper Kerman, Orange Is The New Black also stars Jason Biggs (American Pie franchise), Laura Prepon (TV's "That '70s Show"), Kate Mulgrew (TV's "Star Trek: Voyager," TV's "NTSF:SD:SUV"), Pablo Schreiber (TV's "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit," Showtime's "Weeds"), Natasha Lyonne (American Pie, G.B.F), Taryn Manning (TV's "Sons of Anarchy"), Michael J. Harney (Showtime's "Weeds," HBO's "True Detective") and rising talents Danielle Brooks and Uzo Aduba.
Orange Is the New Black follows engaged Brooklynite Piper Chapman, whose wild past comes back to haunt her and results in her arrest and detention in a federal penitentiary. To pay her debt to society, Piper trades her comfortable New York life for an orange prison jumpsuit and finds unexpected conflict and camaraderie amidst an eccentric group of inmates.
Timed to the series' second season premiere, Orange Is The New Black - Season One will include all 13 episodes on a three-disc Blu-ray and four-disc DVD set, packed with bonus materials fans will love including numerous featurettes that contain behind the scenes interviews with author Piper Kerman, series creator Jenji Kohan and favorite cast members, along with special episode commentaries with the series producers. The Orange Is The New Black - Season One Blu-ray Disc and DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $39.97 and $39.98, respectively.
BLU-RAY/DVD SPECIAL FEATURES*
"New Kid on the Cell Block" featurette
"Mother Hen: Red Runs the Coup" featurette
"It's Tribal" featurette
"Prison Rules" featurette
Episode Commentary "I Wasn't Ready" with Producers Jenji Kohan, Tara Herrmann and Mark Burley
Episode Commentary "Can't Fix Crazy" with Producers Jenji Kohan, Tara Herrmann and Mark Burley
*Subject to change
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Year of Production: 2013
Title Copyright: © 2013 Lions Gate Television Inc. Artwork © 2014 Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. and Netflix Inc. All Rights Reserved. Orange Is the New Black is a trademark of Lions Gate Entertainment Inc. Lionsgate, 2700 Colorado Avenue, Santa Monica, California 90404.
Type: TV on DVD
Rating: Not Rated
Genre: Dark comedy, Drama, Television
Blu-ray Closed Captioned: English SDH
DVD Closed Captioned: English
Subtitles: English and Spanish
Feature Run Time: 730 minutes
Blu-ray Format: 1080P High Definition 16x9 Widescreen (1.78:1)
DVD Format: 16x9 Widescreen (1.78:1)
Blu-ray Audio: English 5.1 DTS-HD Master Audio and French 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio
DVD Audio: English and French 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio