Send in the clones.

Author:Krayewski, Ed
Position::Briefly Noted - Orphan Black - Television program review - Brief article
 
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The TV series Orphan Black, starring Tatiana Maslaney as grifter Sarah Manning and her various "genetic identicals" (some of them are touchy about the c-word), returns to BBC America for a third season April 18.

The tale of a group of clones becoming aware of their roles in a decades-long genetic experiment and forming bonds of sisterhood, Orphan Black explores a wide range of biotech issues, from ethics in science to intellectual property, from reproductive rights to government-created cartels. Maslaney plays nine clones, four of whom appear regularly.

The show avoids cliche sci-fi McGuffins...

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