BBC America has renewed Orphan Black for a ten episode third season, expected to air in 2015.
Orphan Black was created by Graeme Manson & John Fawcett and features a cast which includes, amongst others, Tatiana Maslany, Maria Doyle Kennedy, Dylan Bruce, The drama is produced by Temple Street Productions in association with Canadian broadcaster Space.
The show’s second season has doubled its ratings over the season one average in the 25-54 and 18-49 demos in live+7; while the second season finale scored 1.376 million viewers in live+7.
Since debuting in 2013, Orphan Black has become a key title for BBC America and has helped defined their original programming slate on the drama side. Other upcoming original series include Intruders, The Last Kingdom and Tatau.