The critically acclaimed show, with a backdrop of clones, will air in double episodes on Tuesday nights.
Star Tatiana Maslany (pictured) is in the running for a Golden Globe for her performance as Sarah Manning, a born outsider living on the fringes and surviving by her wits.
8:30 pm Orphan Black “Natural Selection”
Sarah, a streetwise hustler, witnesses the suicide of a stranger who looks just like her. Sarah assumes “Beth’s” identity, planning to clean out Beth’s savings to buy a new life with her daughter, Kira. But Sarah’s simple score gets complicated when she finds out that Beth was caught in the middle of a deadly conspiracy, making Sarah the next target.
9:20 pm Orphan Black “Instinct”
With a dead identical in her car and an assassin on her tail, Sarah just wants to dump the body and get out of town. But with Beth’s cop partner Art holding the money she stole, Sarah is forced to continue her con and earn “Beth” a second chance on the force, only to find out that Beth’s past is shadier than she thought. Now, her only hope of finding answers lies with another twin, Alison. But to win Alison’s trust, Sarah is going to have to come clean about stealing Beth’s life.
Tuesday 14 January SBS 2