Tatiana Maslany returning for more clone drama
BBC America has ordered a fourth series of ten new episodes of Orphan Black to air in 2016.
The clone drama stars Tatiana Maslany as the various faces of the female clones. Season 2 also introduced new male ‘Castor’ clones played by Ari Millen.
Jordan Gavaris, Dylan Bruce, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Skyler Wexler, Kevin Hanchard, Evelyne Brochu, Kristian Bruun, Ksenia Solo, Michiel Huisman, Josh Vokey, Zoé De Grand Maison, Justin Chatwin and Kyra Harper also star.
BBC America president Sarah Barnett, said: “Orphan Black is an entirely fresh and original show that stands out even in today’s crowded TV landscape. Tatiana Maslany’s buzzy, virtuoso performance headlines a brilliant cast and we are delighted to let our vocal and passionate fan base know that this wildly entertaining ride will continue next year.”
Co-creators John Fawcett and Graeme Manson said: “We’re thrilled to be moving forward with season four of the ‘Orphan Black’ saga. Huge thanks to our partners Temple Street Productions, and to BBC America and Space. We’re extremely excited about where our story lines are going, and look forward to riding the rollercoaster with our amazing fans.”
Orphan Black airs on BBC America in the US and on BBC Three in the UK (BBC Three are yet to confirm if they will be airing season 4).