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Season 5
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No. of Episodes: 10
Premiere: June 10, 2017
Finale: August 12, 2017
Run: 2017
DVD release: TBA
Episode Guide

Season Five
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Season 4

Season 5 of Orphan Black premiered on June 10 14th, 2017 on BBC America at 10/9c and is set to air its season finale on August 12, 2017. Like all seasons prior it has 10 episodes. After Season 4 moved to Thursdays rather than on Saturdays Season 5 moved back to air on Saturdays like past seasons. The show was officially renewed on June 16, 2016 and was confirmed to be the final one.




Main Cast

Special Guests

Supporting Cast

Spoilers and Notes:

  • On March 12, 2019, two years after the series finale of this series, it was reported that a new story set in the Orphan Black universe is in early development at AMC. Temple St. Productions, which produced the original series, is on board to produce the series, which won't be a reboot nor a spinoff of the original. [1]


Image Title Original Airdate Episode
OB501 (12) The Few Who Dare June 10, 2017 41 5.01
Sarah is deeply wounded and struggling to stay alive on the Island. Driven deep into its forest by Neolutionists and worse, she strives to make it far enough to rescue Cosima. Meanwhile, a recovering Cosima reunites with Delphine, but there’s way more going on this Island than Cosima imagined and Delphine can’t give her all the answers she needs. What is clear is that Rachel is now in firmly in charge at the right-hand of the 170-year-old founder of Neolution, PT Westmorland. Back home, Neolution puts the screws to Alison and Donnie in their hunt for Helena. The sestras couldn’t be further apart when they need most to be together.
Clutch of Greed June 17, 2017 42 5.02
Captured by Neolution Sarah receives a damning ultimatum from Rachel: come into the fold, or lose your family. Her decision causes a clash with Kira who begins exploring her own maturity. Meanwhile, Ferdinand struggles to get a handle on Rachel’s new velvet glove mandate in pursuit of the clones. With Neolutionists and Ferdinand watching their every move, Felix brings an old ally into the mix to help his family get Kira to safety. On the Island, Cosima struggles to comprehend the reality of the Neolution myth made real.
Beneath Her Heart June 24, 2017 43 5.03
Stuck on the sidelines with Neolutionists crawling all over her home, Alison seeks to return to her community center, but Bailey Downs has moved on from her. As she flounders to take back some semblance of control, the ghost of friendships’ past rears its handsome head. Art and his new partner show up at the Hendrix residence to continue their search for Helena, forcing Art to make a difficult moral judgement.
Let the Children and Childbearers Toil


July 1, 2017 44 5.04
Mrs. S. and Sarah set out to investigate a lead on a Neolution defector; an unexpected reunion takes place; Cosima has a terrible discovery.
Ease For Idle Millionaires


July 8, 2017 45 5.05
Sarah and Kira spend time at home; secrets are unlocked about Kira's gifts; Cosima joins Delphine at the mansion.
Manacled Slim Wrists


July 15, 2017 46 5.06
Cosima is forced into an alliance that accelerates PT Westmorland's agenda; Krystal stumbles onto a vital clue.
Gag or Throttle


July 22, 2017 47 5.07
Westmoreland demands a more aggressive action on Kira; Sarah fights to save her daughter; Rachel discovers a dark secret; Cosima has a clue about Westmorland's identity.
Guillotines Decide


July 29, 2017 48 5.08
Mrs. S orders the sisters to celebrate Felix's art opening; Sarah remains on edge with a nagging suspicion that S is hiding something.
One Fettered Slave


August 5, 2017 49 5.09
A devastating loss is suffered; Sarah learns that Helena has been kidnapped; Clone Club bands together to find Helena before her babies are born.
To Right the Wrongs of Many


August 12, 2017 50 5.10
Helena takes shelter behind enemy lines, and Sarah and Art struggle to protect her and end the siege.


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