Netflix turns another Orange Black

The series is yet to debut on Netflix.

But the US VoD platform has already pushed the greenlight on a second season of its forthcoming original comedy drama Orange is the New Black.

Orange is the New Black

Orange is the New Black

Produced by Lionsgate Television, the show is based on the memoir of the same name by Piper Kerman about a woman who is forced to come to terms with life behind bars when she is sent to prison.

Creator Jenji Kohan executive produces.

The 13-part season one is due to launch in the US, Canada, the UK, Ireland, Latin America, Brazil and the Nordics on July 11.

Season two of Orange is the New Black will begin production this summer and premiere on Netflix in 2014.

Netflix this month ordered a second season of its original horror drama Hemlock Grove.

Source: Netflix