03:38 PM EDT 08/13/2015
Originally posted 08/12/2015 08:40AM
Aussie actress and DJ Ruby Rose made quite the impression as prison newcomer Stella Carlin in season 3 of Orange Is the New Black.
Cast members told PEOPLE at a special FYC screening of the show at the DGA Theater in New York on Tuesday that she is fitting in just fine with their close-knit gang.
"It's fun, we have such an amazing chemistry as a cast at this point, and it's always great to have new people in the mix, to shake up the dynamic a little bit," said Taylor Schilling who plays Piper, Rose's love interest on the show. "She's interesting, people like her so much because she's so lovable and adorable and sweet. Plus, she has a cool accent!"
Originally posted 06/24/2015 02:00PM
Now starring in The Overnight, the actress says she cheats her way to being a wine connoisseur
Taylor Schilling's Confessions: Wild New York Nights, What Her Family Thinks of Her OITNB Onscreen Nudity and More
Originally posted 06/24/2015 02:00PM
Now starring in The Overnight, the actress says her family doesn't talk about her racy scenes
Originally posted 06/25/2015 10:00AM
Her sex scenes with Laura Prepon are some of the steamiest on television, so what does Taylor Schilling's family think of Orange Is the New Black? "My family watches the show," she tells PEOPLE in the new issue, on newsstands Friday. "They like it!"
And do they close their eyes every time she's naked?
"Right, yeah," she says laughing. "We don't ever talk about that. It's just not something that's ever brought up. It's funny, we just kind of don't acknowledge it."
Originally posted 06/19/2015 08:40AM
Filming Orange Is the New Black's steamy sex scenes can be a little dangerous – just ask Taylor Schilling.
The actress told Late Night host Seth Meyers that she suffered a minor, self-inflicted injury during one of her hot-and-heavy scenes, causing production on the show to temporarily shut down.
Piper Kerman Has a Really Unexpected Answer for Who Should Be Piper's Endgame Love Interest on OITNB
Originally posted 06/12/2015 02:30PM
When it comes to Piper Chapman's love life, her real-world inspiration Piper Kerman has a match in mind.
"I am really hoping that Piper and Big Boo get together," Kerman – who wrote the memoir that inspired the Netflix hit Orange Is the New Black – told PEOPLE at OrangeCon in New York City on Thursday.
"I am a huge Lea DeLaria fan," Kerman explained, adding with a laugh: "I think that would be hot!"
OITNB's Taylor Schilling: Piper Will 'Be Doing Something Drastically Different With Her Life' After Prison
Originally posted 06/12/2015 12:15PM
Piper Chapman's prison sentence is almost up, leaving Orange Is the New Black fans to wonder what will happen once the time comes for Chapman to leave Litchfield.
Taylor Schilling, who plays Chapman, has a theory: "I think she's gonna be doing something drastically different with her life," the actress told PEOPLE at OrangeCon in New York City on Thursday.
"[Piper's] world has been exploded in a way, so there's no way to go back to what she was doing before," she said.
Originally posted 06/12/2015 11:00AM
Taylor, Laura and Laverne have made total style 180º since 2013
Originally posted 06/11/2015 10:15PM
Netflix released Orange Is the New Black six hours early on Thursday, but Entertainment Weekly had the jump on ladies of Litchfield before the unexpected premiere. Keep reading for Doc Jensen's review of the prison dramedy (spoilers ahead).
Originally posted 05/21/2015 03:10PM
Taylor Schilling admits she's not exactly eager to peel off the orange jumpsuit to show the world what's underneath.
"I've been scared of the nudity," Schilling, 30, said during a panel for the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences' screening of Orange Is the New Black in West Hollywood on Wednesday. "Just as an actor [that] has been frightening for me."
But if filming a nude scene is what's needed to get to the heart of her character, the star isn't afraid to undress. The actress, who plays Piper Chapman on the hit Netflix show, made the admission after she was asked about the last time she called show creator Jenji Kohan to talk about a scene.
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