Category Archives: Orange is the New Black

Television’s Top 10 LGBT Characters

In our continued celebration of Pride Month, we’re counting down the ten best LGBT characters in television history. In television, characters stay with us longer, allowing us to see them grow and

Orange Is the New Black Season 5 Review: An Ambitious, “Real-Time” Season Shakes Things Up

As far as Orange Is the New Black goes, season four was almost unbearably dull until the final three episodes, which then suddenly manifested one of the show’s all-time best arcs, one that fundamentally

Top 10 TV Episodes of 2016

As we continue to count down the best of 2016, we’d be remiss if we didn’t acknowledge the best pieces of filmmaking on a smaller scale in television. Some TV episodes are

Orange is the New Black Season 4 Review: Time Slows Down

Orange is the New Black is an all-time great. With arguably the best ensemble on TV, all the social progress it promotes, and that flawless second season, there’s no question of the legacy

2016 Golden Globes Predictions Part 2: Television

The Golden Globes might be a stepping stone to the Oscars and the Emmys, but they’re also a pretty great marker for the past year in entertainment. Coming right after New Years and

The Top 5 TV Episodes of 2015 So Far

Continuing on our mid-year lists, we get to some of the more individual achievements in television. Shows with rough seasons can have some great episodes, so this list won’t just cover the

The Top 5 TV Shows of 2015 So Far

Now that we’re officially halfway through the year, we like to reflect on the various pieces of media we’ve loved this year. So far, 2015 has continued the golden age of television

Orange Is the New Black Season 3 Review: A Second Take

House of Cards and Daredevil are easier to fly through over a weekend than Orange Is the New Black. Why? Because this show is simply better than them. You want to savor it more before saying

Golden Globes 2015: TV Predictions

As Amy Poehler remarked during her first Globes hosting gig with Tina Fey two years ago, “Only at the Golden Globes do the beautiful people of film rub shoulders with the rat-faced

Top 10 TV Shows of 2014

Welcome to the end of the year, where we here at The Filtered Lens have all sorts of lists for you to swoon over and compare with your own. As usual, both