Orphan Black: Echoes Gets June Debut on AMC & BBC America


Orphan Black: Echoes, starring Krysten Ritter (Marvel’s Jessica Jones, Love and Death), is slated to premiere in the U.S. on AMC, AMC+ and BBC America on June 23.

Set in the near future, the new series follows a group of women as they weave their way into each other’s lives and unravel the mystery of their identity. Starring alongside Ritter are Keeley Hawes (Bodyguard, It’s a Sin), Amanda Fix (North of Normal, High School), Avan Jogia (Now Apocalypse, Zombieland: Double Tap), Rya Kihlstedt (A Teacher, One Mississippi) and James Hiroyuki Liao (Barry, The Dropout).

Anna Fishko (Pieces of Her, The Society, Fear the Walking Dead) is creator, writer, showrunner and executive producer of Orphan Black: Echoes, with John Fawcett, co-creator of the original series, as director and executive producer.

David Fortier and Ivan Schneeberg, executive producers from Boat Rocker on the original Orphan Black series, return as executive producers for the new one. Boat Rocker’s Nick Nantell and Kerry Appleyard are also executive producing the new series, in addition to Katie O’Connell Marsh.

The original series, starring Tatiana Maslany, ran for five seasons, all of which are available on AMC+.

Boat Rocker manages the Orphan Black global franchise, including content distribution and consumer products.