Skip navigation! Story from TV Shows. When Orange Is the New Black started, we only had to keep the pulse of two romantic relationships. Then, there was the Piper Chapman of 10 years prior, sucked into Alex Vause's Laura Prepon seductive wormhole of international drug rings and luxurious penthouses. While dating Alex, Piper smuggled drug money over the Belgian border.
Riese: Well, we had our last Orange is the New Black weekend binge ceremony! How do you feel? I had a lot of butterflies when the theme music started on the first episode. Enough about me! There are few shows that I have loved with the ferocity that I loved Orange is the New Black , and there are exactly zero shows that have broken my heart the way this show did. So when it came to the final season, I was trying to prepare myself for anything.
Vauseman is the on-again, off-again relationship between Piper Chapman and Alex Vause. Piper and Alex met in a bar, around 10 years before the present day in prison. Piper claims she is straight but Alex manages to convince her to stay the night at her place, Alex and Piper haveend who hits Piper.
Spoilers ahead for the entirety of the final season of Orange Is the New Black. Creator and showrunner Jenji Kohan decided in the fifth season that she would end the show after seven cycles , and the endgame planning began then. But none of it came easy, says executive producer Tara Hermann. But mostly we fought and talked it out and got to a place where we all felt good about where they all landed.