by Courtney E. Smith
Expect orange to be ‘in’ once again next year. Netflix has renewed the popular series Orange Is the New Black for a fourth season, to run in 2016.
The news comes ahead of the Season 3 premiere, which takes places in all territories on June 12.
In reporting the renewal, Variety relays that the series is one of the top performers for Netflix among the company’s original programming, according to executives.
Orange Is the New Black was developed by show runner Jenji Kohan, also the woman behind Showtime’s Weeds. Kohan cut her teeth writing on popular 1990s shows including Mad About You, The Fresh Prince of Bel Air and Sex and the City.