Scandalous love affairs are certainty written into the plot of ‘Orange Is The New Black’—but what happens when the writer starts dating one of the characters after leaving her own husband?
Yes, it sounds like drama you’d see on the show— but this is all happening in real life!READ MORE: The CW To Simulcast MTV's VMAs On Sunday, September 12 At 8 PM
Writer of “OINTB” Lauren Morelli said she realized she was gay while writing the show. “I’d found a mouthpiece for my own desires and a glimmer of what my future could look like,” said Morelli.READ MORE: Cristela Alonzo Set To Host The CW's 'Legends Of The Hidden Temple'
Subsequently, Morelli left her husband of two years and started dating Samira Wiley, who plays Poussey on “OITNB.”MORE NEWS: July Season Premieres & Finales
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