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Orphan Black: Season 2 (2014)

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Critic Consensus: Anchored by Tatiana Maslany's brilliant multi-role performance, Orphan Black is as densely-layered, thought-provoking, and wildly entertaining as ever.

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Orphan Black is a dramatic conspiracy thriller about a grifter, Sarah, who discovers she's a clone that's being monitored as part of some mysterious scientific experiment.

Cast

Tatiana Maslany
as Sarah/Beth/Alison/Cosima, Sarah/Beth/Alison/Cosima/Rachel/Helena
Matt Frewer
as Aldous Leekie
Kristian Bruun
as Donnie Hendrix
Josh Vokey
as Scott Smith
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Critic Reviews for Orphan Black: Season 2

All Critics (38) | Top Critics (20)

Sorry to say, the sometimes arbitrary storytelling, the lackadaisical direction, the reliance on coincidence and miraculous plot turns all undermine the drama. Maslany deserves better.

April 21, 2014 | Full Review…

Maslany is so good here that one wishes she wasn't so often forced to deal with exposition in her dialogue instead of the truly remarkable characters she's crafted from each clone but it's impossible to deny the pure entertainment factor of Orphan Black.

April 19, 2014 | Full Review…

I'll always value how Orphan Black's ability to shift and combine genres - sometimes in the same scene - kept me hooked through the first season while supercharging the second.

April 19, 2014 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Orphan Black is a very dense show, and I mean that in a good way.

April 18, 2014 | Rating: 3/4 | Full Review…

There is not a better performance-magic trick?-on television right now than watching Maslany break herself into a multitude that's learning it might be one.

April 18, 2014 | Full Review…
Top Critic

Thanks to its creators' verve and its star's zest, Orphan Black feels electric, sky-high on its own supply.

April 18, 2014 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Orphan Black: Season 2

WalterM.

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JensS.

Super Reviewer

Season 2 got much sillier, but I'm still decently interested. Season 3 looks like it might be about to aim a little too high for its own good

JeffL.

Super Reviewer

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