Vee’s Death Leaves A Mark, S3 ‘Orange Is the New Black’ Preview, S4 Confirmed


The women of Litchfield Correctional Institution are back for an all new season exclusively on Netflix beginning Friday, June 12th.

Orange Is the New Black’s Vee (Lorraine Toussaint) is dead, and her death has repercussions with Suzanne (Crazy Eyes) and her girls.

Here Toussaint confirms Vee is not returning:

Piper, Red, Crazy Eyes, Taystee, Poussey, Sophia, Nicky, Daya, Gloria, Big Boo, Pennsatucky and all of Litchfield’s ladies are back for more drama and laughter…as Alex makes her return and a new inmate, Stella (Ruby Rose) joins the gang.


Next season of Orange Is the New Black brings veteran actress Mary Steenburgen cast as Pornstache’s (Pablo Schreiber) mom, comedian Mike Birbiglia and Blair Brown will have new roles, and Lori Petty will reprise her role from the season-two premiere.

Pornstache will be absent from season three. Schreiber’s now booked on his new HBO comedy, “The Brink,” opposite Jack Black and Tim Robbins.  Schreiber has confirmed he’ll be absent from the third season of the hit Netflix series. And despite a run on ABC’s “How to Get Away With Murder,” Matt McGorry’s Bennett back in the prison

And there will be more! Netflix today announced that there will be a season four of the series, coming exclusively to Netflix in 2016.

Orange is the New Black has garnered more than 20 awards including three Emmy Awards, two SAG Awards, two AFI honors, three Critic’s Choice Television Awards, one NAACP Image Award, one PGA Award, two GLAAD Media Awards, and is a recipient of a Peabody Award and a Television Critics’ Association (TCA) Award.