Being an orphan, Sarah Manning (played by Tatiana Maslany) has always had to look after herself. Now as an adult she survives by hustling on the streets. Her life changes forever after she witnesses the suicide of a woman who looks exactly like her. Being a quick thinker Sarah assumes the woman’s identity, her bank account and even fools her boyfriend. This does not solve Sarah’s problems, rather she finds herself embroiled in a whopper of a mystery. She soon realizes that the dead woman and herself are clones. And there might be more. Sarah now fights to find out what is going on and who she really is.
Episode 1: The Weight of This Combination: Sarah is after Helena (played by Tatiana Maslany), who is being held in a compound far away. Cosima (played by Tatiana Maslany) seems to be recovering from her illness.
Episode 2: Transitory Sacrifices of Crisis: The Leda clones are being tracked by Castor in order to get tissue samples. A new baddie comes on the scene to examine a pregnant and imprisoned Helena.
Episode 3: Formalized, Complex, and Costly: Leda and Castor are both looking for original clone DNA. Alison’s (played by Tatiana Maslany) new way of making money is going very well.
Episode 4: Newer Elements of Our Defense: Sarah has to try and help Mark (played by Ari Millen) after a shootout occurs. Gracie (played by Zoé de Grand Maison) is cast out by the Proletheans.
Episode 5: Scarred by Many Past Frustrations: After Sarah is captured, she and Helena are reunited at the compound. Sarah undergoes testing.
Episode 6: Certain Agony of the Battlefield: Felix (played by Jordan Gavaris) is desperate to find out where Sarah is. Paul (played by Dylan Bruce) finds out a truth that moves him into action.
Episode 7: Community of Dreadful Fear and Hate: Alison needs to find a store front in order to grow her drug business. Cosima, who seems to be better, asks Alison for a favour.
Episode 8: Ruthless in Purpose, and Insidious in Method: A new clone surfaces. Rachel agrees to decipher the code in Ethan’s book.
Episode 9: Insolvent Phantom of Tomorrow: Donnie (played by Krisian Bruun) attempts to save his family business. Sarah, Felix and Mrs. S. (played by Maria Doyle Kennedy) go to London to find the original clone.
Episode 10: History Yet to Be Written: Donnie gives Helena something she could not have foreseen. Sarah is forced into an alliance she would not have chosen herself.
Special Features: Creating the Castor Clones, The Rendition Camp: Behind the Walls, Dissecting the Scenes, The Look of Orphan Black, Team Hendrix: Rockin’ the Suburbs