We don’t know how rumors like these gain momentum with so much evidence to the contrary, but Orange Is the New Black has not been canceled. You can blame satirical website Empire News for starting the rumor, but OITNB is definitely returning for a third season. In fact, HipHollywood is happy to report that the women and thirsty male guards of Litchfield have already started production on next season.
You would think this Empire News “quote” from Netflix CEO Reed Hastings would be enough for many to deduce that this story is bogus, but we guess not:
“A woman’s place is in the home, in the kitchen, taking care of children. A woman in jail? How does anyone watch this show in the first place? It’s like we took everything bad about OZ, and make this show with the lefotvers.”
Yeah, that sounds like something the CEO of Netflix would say about one of his company’s most popular shows. As for what to expect or not expect on the upcoming season … click here.