Netflix the other day revealed it would end its most popular initial tv program after its next season.

Orange is The New Black” got wide-spread honor from critics and fans the minute Netflix debuted it back in2013 The small-screen car represents life in a females’s jail, with a deft– if in some cases heavy– hand.

At first based upon a real story, throughout the years it’s ended up being an avenue for social commentary on whatever from spiritual intolerance to partisan politics.

The program compares well to HBO’s “The Sopranos” (you most likely believed I was going to state “OZ”), because it takes a no-nonsense technique to hard subject while taking a look at the frame of mind of characters who exist under near-constant pressure.

A more contrast might be argued worrying what both programs indicated for their particular networks. “The Sopranos,” critics tend to concur, represented the legitimization of HBO as a practical option to the heavily-censored networks of the time. And “Orange is the New Black” showed streaming services were a possible option to cable television like HBO.

” Orange is The New Black” put Netflix’s initial TELEVISION shows on the map, and attracted its biggest audience. All while preserving its hard-edge, funny, and pro-feminist bent. It’s made its position as one of the most essential TELEVISION programs from the age of initial streaming material. And if you have not seen it, you’re missing out on cinematic history in the making.

Fans of the program might be squashed by the mysterious cancellation, however all indicators are that the ending was friendly, if not shared, in between developer Jenji Kohan and Netflix.

According to Deadspin, Kohan stated she’s all set to carry on:

After 7 seasons, it’s time to be launched from jail. I will miss out on all the badass women of Litchfield and the extraordinary team we have actually dealt with. My heart is orange however fade to black.

The program, over 6 seasons, has actually been especially significant for its explosive season-long plot arcs. It’s constantly seemed like each season attempted to top the last, which makes it a bittersweet wait on the ending next summertime.

In the meantime, if you’re aiming to scratch the comedy-drama itch with another program about a group of remarkable females, you need to take a look at “ RADIANCE” Netflix just recently launched the 2nd season of the Alison Brie-led fictionalized variation of the increase of the Gorgeous Ladies of Fumbling in the 1980 s. Fans of “Orange is the New Black” (and “Neighborhood,” for that matter) should not be dissatisfied.