Hit drama series, “Orphan Black” has been the subject of a format deal, which sees the show remade in Japan. It will be the first iteration of the show since the BBC America version.
The Japanese version “Orphan Black – 7 Genes” is produced by Telepack for free to air broadcaster Tokai TV. Starring, South Korean actress and singer Kang Ji-Young as Sara Aoyama, it will premiere on Fuji Television this coming weekend (Dec. 2).
Source and more: Variety
The original Orphan Black spawned five seasons on BBC America from 2013 to 2017.
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