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Orange Is The New Black Season 4 Trailer and Clips Trailer


Litchfield is getting overcrowded with no less than a hundred new inmates getting crammed into the place. Plus, it's not getting any easier for Piper Chapman, who already feels like she's in danger of serious harm most of the time. Now she's got a new enemy within the walls of the Litch who is intent burying her. She may only have a short sentence compared with some of the other inmates, and maybe she's a lot more educated than most of them, but none of that has helped her out yet. There's a new prison guard at the facility too, who is really not getting on well with the female inmates. Meanwhile, Sophia Burset is having a hard time as the only transgender woman on the site, which has always put her as a target for transphobic cattiness but now more so than ever. She's even the victim of a violent attack, and the prejudice threatens her hairstyling business.

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White Is The New Orange: Samira Wiley And Lauren Morelli's Outfits Are Wedding Goals


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In perhaps one of the most beautiful celebrity weddings of the year, 'Orange Is The New Black' stars Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli have tied the knot over the weekend in a sunsoaked ceremony that saw them both looking absolutely stunning in white ensembles.

Samira Wiley at 10th Annual Essence Black Women eventSamira Wiley attends 10th Annual Essence Black Women event

The couple wed on Saturday (March 25th 2017) in Palm Springs and an exclusive shot of their outfits was unveiled by Martha Stewart Weddings, who also revealed a few key details about the big day. Samira was a picture in a plain white, off the shoulder, A-line gown, while Lauren opted for a white jumpsuit with a cape and elaborate sparkles on the chest - both designed by Christian Siriano.

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Samira Wiley at the Essence 10th Annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Gala held at the Beverly Wilshire Four Seasons Hotel - Beverly Hills, California, United States - Thursday 23rd February 2017

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Abigail Savage, James McMenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake in the press room at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards held at The Shrine Expo Hall - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 29th January 2017

Abigail Savage, James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake
Abigail Savage, James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake
Abigail Savage, James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake
Abigail Savage, James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake
Samira Wiley
Samira Wiley

James McMenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake recipients of the Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a comedy Series awards for ‘Orange Is the New Black’ at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) 2017 held at The Shrine Auditorium Media Complex - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 29th January 2017

James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Recipients Of The Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Comedy Series Awards For ‘orange Is The New Black’
James Mcmenamin, Emily Althaus, Alan Aisenberg, Kimiko Glenn, Samira Wiley and Julie Lake Recipients Of The Outstanding Performance By An Ensemble In A Comedy Series Awards For ‘orange Is The New Black’

Samira Wiley arrives at the 23rd Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards (SAG) 2017 held at The Shrine Auditorium Media Complex - Los Angeles, California, United States - Sunday 29th January 2017

Samira Wiley
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Nerve Review

Very Good

With a premise that feels almost eerily current, this stylish thriller revolves around a phone app game that takes its users out into the streets, where they cause additional mayhem. The energetic cast and crew keep the story moving at a brisk pace, generating moments of comedy, emotion, romance and some genuinely breathless suspense along the way.

It's set in New York City, where creative teen Vee (Emma Roberts) lives with her single mother (Juliette Lewis) in Staten Island, frustrated that she can't afford to attend her chosen art college in Los Angeles. Her best pal Sydney (Emily Meade) has just started playing the gaming app Nerve, in which watchers goad players to take increasingly bold dares for cash prizes. Tired of being the quiet good girl, and clearly in need of money, Vee gives in and signs up to the game herself. Watchers then team her up with fellow player Ian (Dave Franco) for an escalating series of dangerous pranks around Manhattan. And as this outrageous night continues, suspicions grow that there's something sinister behind the game.

Directors Henry Joost and Ariel Schulman (Catfish) give the film a colourfully kinetic visual style, with acrobatic camerawork and a variety of social media imagery, from text graphics to video-streaming sequences. Rather than just noise, these elements pull the audience into the action, adding a first-person point of view that's involving and exciting. Jessica Sharzar's script doesn't dig beneath the surface, and her cautionary observations on gaming culture aren't terribly subtle, but there's a genuine sense of both fun and life-threatening chaos in each set-piece.

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Nerve Trailer


In this thriller the narrative follows Vee Delmonico on her quest to make a change in her life as she becomes tired of living life on the sidelines. Vee makes the decision to play the popular online game Nerve, which dictates dares that you need to do in order to win money, this starts of as just a bit of fun but she soon finds herself caught up in the adrenaline - fuelled game. 

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Samira Wiley - ELLE's Women In Television Celebration presented by Hearts on Fire Diamonds and Olay held at the Sunset Tower Hotel at Sunset Tower Hotel - Los Angeles, California, United States - Wednesday 20th January 2016

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Samira Wiley
Samira Wiley
Samira Wiley

"Orange Is The New Black" Writer Lauren Morelli Found Love In A Not-So-Hopeless Place - On Set


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In a plot twist worthy of her show, Orange Is The New Black writer Lauren Morelli, who recently divorced her husband, has started dating Samira Wiley, aka Poussey Washington on the hit show. The report comes via Us Weekly

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Morelli only came to terms with her sexuality recently.

Morelli did some very public identity searching earlier this year. In May, she wrote an essay for Identities Mic, which served as her coming out letter. Morelli explained that writing Piper and Alex’s relationship on the show had helped her come to terms with her own sexuality. The news came just months after she had married her then-husband.

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Video - Demi Lovato Goes All Rock Chick For LOGO TV's Trailblazers Event - Part 2


Demi Lovato turned heads at LOGO TV's first Annual Trailblazers event held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York where she wore a black dress with mesh neckline teamed with her purple dip-dyed, half-shaved hair in true rock chick style.

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Video - Pete Wentz Makes An Appearance At LOGO TV's First Trailblazers - Part 1


Fall Out Boy bassist Pete Wentz was among arrivals at the very first Annual Trailblazers event from LOGO TV, held at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York. Wentz was at the event to introduce LGBT rights activist John Abdallah Wambere from Uganda, who was subsequently named International Trailblazer.

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Video - 'Orange Is The New Black' Stars Honoured At The 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards - Part 3


'Orange Is the New Black' was honoured at the 25th Annual GLAAD Media Awards in New York and among those who arrived to accept the award were the show's stars Selenis Leyva, Yael Stone, Samira Wiley, Dascha Polanco, Emma Myles and Taryn Manning. The show is a comedy drama based in an American women's prison.

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Video - Kendrick Lamar Poses On The Red Carpet At 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' NY Premiere - Part 1


Rapper Kendrick Lamar ditched a suit in favour of a baseball cap at the New York premiere of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'.

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Rob The Mob Trailer


Tommy and Rosie are a young couple living in New York who are madly in love with one another - mad enough that they begin to pull off the most dangerous heists possible in order to make enough money to start a life together after their stints in prison. While Rosie attempts to make an honest living as a debt collector, Tommy is hell-bent on revenge after watching his father get beaten to a pulp by the Mafia when he was just a child. He follows a court trial of mobster Sammy 'The Bull' Gravano whose information in court about his recent exploits present Tommy with an idea to rob the gang's No-Guns social club with Rosie as the getaway driver. After getting away with it without a hit contract, they continue to rob the mob before discovering an important piece of inside information that could permanently bring down the world's most formidable criminals.

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Orange Is The New Black Season 4 Trailer and Clips Trailer

Orange Is The New Black Season 4 Trailer and Clips Trailer

Litchfield is getting overcrowded with no less than a hundred new inmates getting crammed into...

Nerve Movie Review

Nerve Movie Review

With a premise that feels almost eerily current, this stylish thriller revolves around a phone...

Nerve Trailer

Nerve Trailer

In this thriller the narrative follows Vee Delmonico on her quest to make a change...

Rob The Mob Trailer

Rob The Mob Trailer

Tommy and Rosie are a young couple living in New York who are madly in...

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