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Laura Prepon posts emotional video after filming last OITNB scene

Laura Prepon posts emotional video after filming last OITNB scene

Laura Prepon as Alex Vause.

Actor Laura Prepon has given a proper send off to her Orange Is The New Black character in the sweetest Twitter post.

Prepon, known for her roles on the Netflix original show and That 70s Show, has filmed the last scene as tattooed inmate Alex Vause.

The show about female inmates at the fictional penitentiary of Litchfield is filming its final season at the moment.

On 27 February, Prepon shared a short clip of herself on set, thanking everyone she worked with on this six-year-long journey.

‘That’s a wrap on one of the greatest gifts: bringing Alex Vause to life and being a part of this phenomenal show, #OITNB,’ she wrote.

She furthermore added: ‘#orangefamily, I am truly grateful for this experience and for all of you!’

She also shared two selfies taken with her co-star Taylor Schilling, who plays protagonist and Alex’s love interest, Piper Chapman.

‘Always love working alongside this beauty,’ Prepon captioned the selfies.

When is OITNB coming back?

The series created by Jenji Kohan premiered in 2013. It received critical acclaim for its diverse portrayal of women of all ethnicities, sexualities and gender identities.

Netflix hasn’t announced a release date yet, but it’s likely OITNB will return for its seventh and final season later this year.

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