Last night, our favorite new clone Sarah came face to face with Beth, her apparent twin, and stole her identity. But stealing money from your doppelgänger turns out to be more complicated than dying your hair and affecting a Canadian accent, especially when she's hiding a few secrets of her own. Orphan Black delivered an hour of clones, cops, puke, and mocking the people at your own funeral. Spoilers below. http://feeds.gawker.com/~r/io9/full/~3/Qg3DnoWvcbg/orphan-black-teaches-you-to-steal-your-clones-identity-464775268
The newest original series to arrive on BBC America is "Orphan Black," a dark and creepy science-fiction story about a young woman who finds out that she is one of many clones. With this realization comes mystery and immediate danger.Starring Tatiana Maslany as Sarah (and all of her clones, of course), "Orphan Black" begins on a dark but normal night. While making a tense call on a train platform, Sarah is stunned to see a well-dressed but sobbing woman who shares her face. The shock only grows when this woman steps off the platform and into a train, committing suicide.Sarah, who is not the most law-abiding of people, quickly grabs the dead doppelganger's money and information. And then she realizes that she might be able to steal the apparently better life this woman, Beth.Of course, our heroine probably should have remembered that she was stealing the life of a suicidal woman.It just gets creepier from... http://blog.zap2it.com/frominsidethebox/2013/03/orphan-black-the-dark-sci-fi-starts-slow-but-builds-the-intrigue.html
BBC America’s new series Orphan Black episode 1 premieres on Saturday March 30 at 9:00pm ET/PT. Episode Synopsis: Sarah, an orphan outsider on the run from a lifetime of bad decisions, witnesses the suicide of a stranger who looks just like her. Sarah assumes her identity hoping that cleaning out the dead woman’s bank account will solve all of her problems. Instead, the street-smart chameleon is thrust headlong into a kaleidoscopic mystery. After taking on the new identity, Sarah quickly finds herself caught in the middle of a deadly conspiracy and must race to find answers. READ MORE...