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A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 61 wins & 75 nominations. See more awards »

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 Sarah Manning / ... (50 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Felix Dawkins (50 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Siobhan Sadler (50 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Donnie Hendrix (45 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Detective Art Bell (44 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Kira Manning (39 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Scott (38 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Mark Rollins / ... (36 episodes, 2014-2017)
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 Delphine Cormier (29 episodes, 2013-2017)
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 Paul Dierden (29 episodes, 2013-2016)
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SPOILER: Orphan Black follows outsider, orphan and street-wise chameleon Sarah. After witnessing a woman's suicide, Sarah assumes the stranger's identity - who happens to look just like her. Expecting to solve all her problems by cleaning out the dead woman's savings, Sarah is instead thrust headlong into a kaleidoscopic mystery as she realizes the dizzying truth - she and the dead woman are clones. As Sarah searches for answers, she discovers the chilling fact that there are more people like her out there - genetically identical individuals who were planted in unsuspecting birth parents and nurtured in completely different circumstances. With no idea who created the clones, she'll need to discover the reason in a hurry as an assassin is killing them one by one. Written by Annonymous

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A clone is never alone. (season 1) See more »

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Action | Drama | Sci-Fi

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30 March 2013 (USA)  »

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Crno siroče  »

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Tatiana Maslany plays all the clones, made more impressive by scenes where the various clones are physically interacting with each other. See more »

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When introducing M.K., it is said that her accent sounds Scandinavian. It is later found out that she is Finnish, which is a language not even remotely related to that of the original Scandinavian countries. Finnish is more related to Eastern European languages than those of Norway, Sweden and Denmark (anyone able to recognise Finnish accent is most likely aware of this).

There is, however, a small (roughly 5%) minority of Finnish Swedes, who speak both Finnish and Swedish, many of them treat the former as the second language. See more »

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Featured in Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.115 (2013) See more »

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Endless potential.....
18 April 2013 | by (Toronto) – See all my reviews

This is not your regular Scfi show where we know all the protagonists and villains in the first episodes( and thats when it starts to fizzle out)With Orphan Black the potential for additional mind-blowing characters is endless ! Its like Scfi soap opera, you never know who is going to walk through the door. Kudos to Tatiana for her ability to keep in character almost all the time. I actually think she has the record over Eddie Murphy in terms of most diverse characters and yes it does look very down to earth in the characterization i.e soccer moms and students but I think thats makes Orphan Black urban , hip and unique. Love to see where it goes from here.


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