It has to do with the material, and making sure it’s not gratuitous, that it’s done in a way that’s shot beautifully, and it’s for a reason. Of course, we’re supportive of the gay and lesbian community. Once I met Taylor I knew that it was going to be really comfortable and okay, but the nudity was a little bit of an issue for me, so Jenji and I talked about it. These women are not hiding behind towels and shower curtains.They go to the bathroom with no doors on the stalls. Did you find it freeing to wear the prison jumpsuit, every day? One of my best friends was on the show too, and she was in my apartment and we were hanging out, one day.How difficult is it to do these very graphic sex scenes?PREPON: It’s interesting because, when Jenji first wanted me to play Alex, I was like, “Okay, well, there’s two things that I’ve never done before.” Well, I had done nudity in one other thing, but nudity for an actress is a very particular thing.The WAM is calculated daily for the top 5,000 wiki sites and includes an overall rank, a vertical rank, and a score from 0 to 100.The WAM rankings are sensitive to real-world events and change frequently, capturing the latest trends from FANDOM's wikis.Check out what she had to say after the jump, and be aware that there are some spoilers.
,” and they were like, “Yeah.” So, I got on a plane the next morning, and I went and read with Taylor, and we had instant chemistry. Jenji is awesome because she trusts all of us to do our jobs.All of the writers put faith in the fact that we know what we’re doing. I just try to find things within myself that relate to this woman and can humanize her. Piper is the love of this girl’s life, and Piper completely ruined her. Everybody, on some level, can relate to heartache and insecurities that you put on a front for. I just try to relate to her through my own experiences. Other than that, we didn’t go see any prisons, or anything.Did you go to a women’s prison at all, to see what life was like there? Did you like the fact that the audience will get to learn about these women through flashbacks and really get to see their backstories?It’s really cool because you get to see all these different women, their backstories, where they come from, their upbringing and why they get to where they get to, and they’re all completely different.It’s really cool that you get to see all those storylines.
Because I did get the role on such short notice, I was like, “Okay, cool.