Monday, June 14, 2021

Development News - 'Orange Is the New Black' Alum Dascha Polanco Joins NBC Drama Pilot 'Dangerous Moms'

Development News - June 14, 2021

NBC's Dangerous Moms.

  • Dascha Polanco has joined the cast of the drama pilot starring Shanola Hampton. She previously starred for seven seasons in Netflix's Orange Is the New Black. She has also recurred on FX's The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, Netflix's Russian Doll and Netflix's When They See Us.
  • She will play Pia, the impeccable nemesis of Monique (Hampton). She is the No. 1 salesperson for the state-of-the-art TurboThunder3000 food processor and a popular mommy blogger. She also is the landlord of a few apartment buildings in the community, which she hopes to gentrify.