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Laverne Cox Assures Fans That 'Orange is the New Black' Season Five is 'Really Juicy'

Laverne Cox is dishing the goods on the upcoming fifth season of Orange Is the New Black.

The 32-year-old actress kept it kind of vague, but said that she’s really excited about the new episodes.

“It is really juicy and really amazing,” Laverne told People. “If you’re a fan, and I’m a fan of the show even as a person who is on it, when I got the script I felt like I was tearing into it. When actually, it was on my iPad [and I was] scrolling down like, ‘What happens?’ because it was a cliffhanger at the end of season 4.”

She added, :Next season happens in three days, all 13 episodes happen in a three-day period. So we are jamming a lot in. A lot happens in that period of three days.”

Orange Is the New Black premieres on Friday, June 9 on Netflix.

Pictured: Laverne stops by the AOL Build studios on Wednesday (February 15) in New York City.

FYI: Laverne is wearing a Jonathan Simkhai dress.

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'Orange Is the New Black' Season Five Premiere Date Revealed - Watch Now!

Orange is the New Black has officially announced the season five premiere date with a new teaser!

The teaser features images of Piper (Taylor Schilling), Alex (Laura Prepon), Red (Kate Mulgrew), Taystee (Danielle Brooks), Gloria (Selenis Leyva), Daya (Dascha Polanco) and Nicky (Natasha Lyonne), before revealing the show would debut on the streaming service on June 9.

The final shot of the teaser was Daya holding a gun aimed at one of the prison guards, which is where season four left off after Poussey’s (Samira Wiley) death.


‘Orange Is the New Black’ Season Five Premiere Date Revealed – Watch Now!

'OITNB' Wins Outstanding Performance by a Comedy Ensemble at SAG Awards 2017!

Uzo Aduba hits the red carpet with her co-star Taylor Schilling at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday (January 29) in Los Angeles.

The Orange is the New Black ladies were joined at the awards show alongside Taryn Manning, Dascha Polanco, Jolene Purdy, Jackie Cruz, Alan Aisenberg, Annie Golden, Jessica Pimentel, Emma Myles, Samira Wiley, Kimiko Glenn, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Adrienne C Moore, Lea DeLaria, and Diane Guerrero.

Inside the awards show, OITNB won Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Comedy Series for the third year in a row!

FYI: Uzo is wearing an Elizabeth Kennedy dress, Mariela Montiel shoes, Lorraine Schwartz jewelry, while carrying a Roger Vivier clutch. Taylor is wearing an Adeam dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes, and Tasaki jewelry while carrying a Jimmy Choo clutch. Samira is wearing a Novis dress and Via Spiga shoes and jewelry by Mattia Cielo and Hearts on Fire. Taryn is wearing a Rami Al Ali gown, a Bulgari clutch, Schutz shoes, and jewelry by Stefere, Leticia Linton, Nuna, and Dorazio. Dascha is wearing Jean Paul Gaultier with Ruthie Davis shoes and jewelry by Open Hearts by Jane Seymour and Forevermark. Jolene is wearing Adrianna Papell with Open Hearts jewelry. Jackie is wearing a Celia Kritharioti dress, Becky Coakley shoes, a Corto Moltedo clutch, and Kimberly McDonald jewelry. Jessica is wearing Malan Breton with Maxior earrings, a Borgioni ring, and a Le Vian diamond bracelet and rings. Kimiko is wearing Stuart Weitzman shoes, Hearts on Fire diamond earrings, necklace, and rings, a Le Vian sapphire ring, and additional jewelry by Randall Scott Fine Jewelry. Elizabeth is wearing L’Dezen by Payal Shah diamond earrings, and a Le Vian diamond ring.

15+ pictures inside of the OITNB cast arriving at the event…

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'Orange is the New Black' Season Five Will Take Place Over Just Three Days!

Danielle Brooks gave up some major scoop on the upcoming season of Orange is the New Black!

The 27-year-old actress dished to reporters on the red carpet at the 2017 Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday (January 29) in Los Angeles.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Danielle Brooks

Danielle said that season five of the hit Netflix show will take place over three days!

Yes, that’s right. The entire season of 13 episodes will span just 72 hours.

Orange is the New Black‘s season five will hit Netflix sometime this year.

MORE OITNB: Taryn Manning Did Not Quit Orange is the New Black

FYI: Danielle is wearing a Christian Siriano pant set, Sebastian shoes, a Lili Radu clutch, a Kimberly McDonald ring and earrings, and a Gabriel & Co hair accessory.

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Taryn Manning Did Not Quit 'Orange is the New Black'

Today, reports emerged that Taryn Manning, who plays Tiffany “Pennsatucky” Doggett on Orange is the New Black, quit the Netflix show.

The 38-year-old actress took to her Instagram to clarify the reports and say that she would never quit!

“#quit #never ILove my squad! Silly magazines but still love ya! Xoxo,” Taryn wrote to her followers.

The false report stated that Taryn needed to get away from playing the character and she was planning to move to Los Angeles.

The new season of OITNB is expected to land on Netflix this summer!

Laura Prepon Doesn't Think Alex & Piper Will Ever Settle Down

Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne, Taylor Schilling, and Danielle Brooks attend the TimesTalk for Orange is the New Black on Friday (June 24) at the Times Center in New York City.

The ladies were joined by their co-stars Kate Mulgrew, Samira Wiley, and Uzo Aduba.

During the event, Laura answered a question about her character Alex and Taylor‘s character Piper possibly ending up together.

“There will never be any settling down for Alex and Piper, which is why it’s such a fun relationship to watch,” Laura said (via EW). “It’s just one of those things where you really can’t control where your heart goes. They love each other and they hate each other, and they manipulate each other and they help each other when they need it, but the thing that’s so great is that it’s always grounded in the reality that they do ultimately love each other. You’re always kind of rooting for them because of that genuine love.”

Also pictured inside: Taylor stopping by The Late Show with Stephen Colbert the night before.

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Taylor Schilling, Laverne Cox & 'OITNB' Cast Celebrate Season Four Premiere

Taylor Schilling looks chic in a black dress while at the premiere of Orange is the New Black on Thursday night (June 16) at SVA Theater in New York City.

The 31-year-old actress was joined on the carpet by her co-stars including Laverne Cox, Diane Guerrero, Uzo Aduba, Laura Prepon, Natasha Lyonne and Jackie Cruz, as well as writer Jenji Kohan.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Laverne Cox

After the premiere, Laverne took to her Instagram to share some videos as she met fans outside.

“@oitnb #oitnb fans are the best fans ever. Thank you for holding us down all these season. We love you! Enjoy the new season,” Laverne wrote.

FYI: Taylor is wearing an Osman dress, Francesco Russo shoes, Ara Vartanian jewelry and carrying a Giuseppe Zanotti clutch. Laverne is wearing a LaQuan Smith dress, Hueb earrings and ring, a H.Stern bracelet and ring, a Chanel belt and Suart Weitzman shoes. Diane is wearing Chloe Gosselin shoes and carrying a Nancy Gonzalez clutch. Uzo is wearing an Elizabeth Kennedy dress. Laura is wearing Forevermark diamonds. Natasha is wearing an Opening Ceremony dress.

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