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'Orphan Black' spin-off isn't a clone of a clone show

Los Angeles Times Newsletter "Orphan Black: Echoes" creator and showrunner Anna Fishko says this latest iteration of the sci-fi series, starring Krysten Ritter, is more a complement than a copy of the original.  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌ ‌  Entertainment June 21, 2024 'Orphan Black: Echoes' isn't meant to be a clone of a clone show, its creator says "Orphan Black: Echoes" creator and showrunner Anna Fishko says this latest iteration of the sci-fi series, starring Krysten Ritter, is more a complement than a copy of the original. SHARE       READ MORE ADVERTISEMENT Donald Sutherland, stately star of 'MASH,' 'O

Why Paul Reubens' Pee-wee Herman will live on

For TV critic Robert Lloyd, it is the job of the revolutionary to redefine what's normal, if not to demolish the idea of normalcy, and Paul Reubens' Pee-wee Herman spoke to the outsider in us all.
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