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Orphan Black: Season 3 (2015)




Critic Consensus: Season three of Orphan Black lures viewers into an expanded series mythology while continuing to highlight Tatiana Maslany's multiple standout performances.


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Season 3 of this sci-fi thriller finds many of the clones in grave danger. The season kicks off with Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) learning that Topside killed six clones over 24 hours and is planning a similar assassination, with her, Cosima and Alison as targets. Later, Leda and Castor hunt for original clone DNA and both groups face adversaries who aggressively try to stop them. Further, Project Leda is left reeling after a shocking revelation provides new details about their relationship with Project Castor.


Tatiana Maslany
as Sarah/Beth/Alison/Cosima/Rachel/Helena
Matt Frewer
as Aldous Leekie
Ari Millen
as Mark/Rudy/Seth/Miller
Kristian Bruun
as Donnie Hendrix
Josh Vokey
as Scott Smith
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Critic Reviews for Orphan Black: Season 3

All Critics (22) | Top Critics (8)

It's also the show's biggest weakness. The parade of clones and situations makes it difficult for new or casual fans to stay connected. And if the mythology gets too dense, viewers can stop caring about the characters.

November 26, 2019 | Full Review…
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This is good for viewers, who get to enjoy watching the show skillfully weave ever more complex entanglements.

August 13, 2015 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

We enter the third season following a shocking discovery that adds a delicious new dimension to the series.

August 13, 2015 | Full Review…

Orphan Black's finales have offered a series of escalating twists, and this one is the most bonkers of all of them - taking the series from the realm of weird sci-fi to hard sci-fi in one fell swoop.

June 15, 2018 | Full Review…

The protagonists and antagonists in Orphan Black are TV and movie archetypes -- stoic sorts who endure trials and pain only to emerge either stronger or dead.

April 17, 2015 | Full Review…

The good news is, Sarah, Cosima and the other clones retain most of the real estate in this gorgeously grimy biothriller, and watching the established characters relate to each other is still a lot of fun.

April 17, 2015 | Full Review…

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