BBC America, which is now part of the AMC network, has renewed its science fiction drama Orphan Black for a fourth season ahead of the third season finale June 20th. The 10-episode season will air in 2016. The season three opener was aired simultaneously on AMC's five networks and pulled in a 1.2 million viewers the same day and a 1.9 million with the Live+3 numbers. The episode was proceeded by a marathon of season 1 and 2 on IFC.
The series stars Tatiana Maslany as multiple clones in various degrees of good and evil. The series has won a Peabody Award in 2014 while Maslany has received two Critics' Choice Awards for Best Actress, a TCA Award for Individual Achievement, and Golden Globe, SAG and People's Choice nominations.