News of a third season for Orange is the New Black was first mentioned by Laura Prepon, who plays Alex Vause in the show, via Instagram. Prepon also included an image in her post that showed a possible list of names for the third season, reports Variety.
The news of a third season for Orange is the New Black comes before the second season of the show has been aired. The second season of the show will hit Netflix on June 6. The streaming service did the same thing with House of Cards when it renewed it for a third season before showing the second season, Variety notes.
Orange is the New Black also recently won the GLAAD Media Award for outstanding comedy.