Piper Chapman has come a long way on Orange Is the New Black. She's gone from a timid civilian to a hardened inmate over the course of three seasons. She's been threatened, beaten, and put in the SHU. Her fiancé and her best friend have abandoned her in favor of each other, and her on-again, off-again relationship with Alex is enough to drive any sane woman crazy. In honor of Taylor Schilling's birthday this week, let's take a close look at everything Piper has gone through — including her recent romance with Stella.
Piper's Long Road to Becoming OITNB's Biggest Badass