Dascha Polanco
EXCLUSIVE: Dascha Polanco Talks About Her Role on Netflix’s ‘Orange is the New Black’
By Samantha Leal | 08/01/2013 - 12:36

It’s official: Orange is the New Black is a hit. The Netflix original series, from Weeds creator Jenji Kohan, centers on a women’s prison, where engaged Brooklynite Piper Chapman (Taylor Schilling) finds herself after a brief, early 20s stint (and lesbian relationship) with a drug-runner. The dark comedy features a colorful cast of characters, including Dascha Polanco who plays Dayanara Diaz, known as “Daya.”


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