New York: Top 5 film locations for Orange is the New Black

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Orange is the New Black, from New York to Litchfield…

Despite many views of Litchfield Prison, the prison series regularly takes us to New York City. Find these places in the New York guide of the 1000 cult places of films, series, music, comics and novels.

United Methodist Church of the Village

Piper (Taylor Schilling), the main character, lives in the neighbourhood where the real Piper Kerman lived. She wrote “Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison”, the book on which the series is based. Scenes were shot in this church.

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Dmitri’s russian market

Before it was closed, the shop of Dmitri and Galina “Red” Reznikov (Kate Mulgrew), was frequented by the local mafia. In reality, it is Rosario’s Italian grocery store. It also serves as a Delicatessen and its pizzas are excellent.

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The Sparrow Tavern

In Episode 3, Piper applies to be a waitress in this trendy bar where you can find excellent dishes and cocktails. There she meets Alex Vause (Laura Prepon), his fiancée.

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The Spotted Pig

Temporarily released to attend her grandmother’s funeral, Piper tries to take Larry Bloom (Jason Bigs) and Cal to the Spotted Pig, a restaurant known for making the best burgers in town. As it is impossible to book, both in the show and in real life, she has to look for a plan B. But if you’re patient, you won’t be disappointed!

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Astoria Park Pool

Red gets into trouble with a group of rich Russian women in this park with a magnificent view of the Hell Gate Bridge, connecting Queens to Randall’s Island and Ward’s Island. 310 m long, it was inaugurated in 1916 and considered, until 1932, as the longest steel arch bridge in the world.

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BARCELONA map of the 100 most famous places (French edition)

The Barcelona Fantrippers map, an original way to discover the city of Gaudí! Through 100 places of pop culture, walk its streets from another angle. Movies, TV shows, music, comics and novels, will allow you to spend a pleasant moment in the capital of Catalonia. With a folded format of 10 x 18 cm and an unfolded format of 60 x 54 cm, it can easily be put in your pocket or bag for consultation.

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By Anthony Thibault

Tuesday, August 21, 2018

From the "Casimir generation", Anthony has kept (in addition to a passion for Goldorak) a taste for inventive images, experimentation and curiosity. Passionate about travel and pop culture, he co-founded Fantrippers with Nicolas Albert to share his passion with as many people as possible.

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