TV review: Orphan Black (season 1)

Tatiana Maslany leads a high-concept sci-fi show which also stars Tatiana Maslany, Tatiana Maslany, Tatiana Maslany, Tatiana Maslany, Tatiana Maslany, and also Tatiana Maslany.

Orphan Black is a sci-fi Hitchcockian thriller filmed on what looks like a relatively low budget, but is packed with rich material for a hungry audience to feed off. The first season is essential viewing on how to deliver a mystery with pay-offs. No doubt fans of genre-defining Lost will appreciate this, though this time they can expect tons of immediate satisfaction. Orphan Black is no clone, but its own unique thing.

Read my review here.

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