assemble clone club because AMC has officially given it the green light orphan black spin-off series, Orphan Black: Echoes. As a sequel to the original show echoes will be set in the near future and introduce a whole new cast of characters – characters this is not all played by Tatiana Maslany.
The official description for Orphan Black: Echoes reads:
Set the new one in the near future orphan black dives deep into exploring the scientific manipulation of human existence. It follows a group of women as they delve into each other’s lives as they embark on an exciting journey, unraveling the mystery of their identity and uncovering a harrowing tale of love and betrayal.
Anna Fischko (Pieces of Her, The Society, Fear the Walking Dead) serves as creator, writer, showrunner and executive producer of the series along with director John Fawcett, co-creator of the original series. The order of the season’s 10 episodes will be overseen by original Executive Producers David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg.
“I am very excited to start this new chapter in the world of orphan black. Writing a story that embraces the legacy of the original show has been so satisfying, and I look forward to audiences embarking on a new journey that explores the big questions of what makes us who we are.” says Fishko.
The series is set to premiere in 2023, six years after the original series wrapped. Tatiana Maslany played numerous, multi-faceted clones of herself in the sci-fi thriller series. During its run, Maslany earned two Emmy nominations and won once for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. No cast announcements were made echoes.
“Embark on a new saga of orphan black with Anna, our partners at Boat Rocker, and AMC couldn’t be more exciting. For all our committed IF For fans out there, I’m thrilled that we can bring them this new chapter. Without our fans this new show would certainly not exist and for that I am deeply grateful. I can’t wait to ‘follow the mad science’ for her!” Fawcett on the new series.
https://www.avclub.com/orphan-black-echoes-spinoff-amc-1848757662 AMC greenlights Orphan Black spin-off series