06/17/2016 09:51 EDT | Updated 06/17/2016 09:59 EDT

'Orphan Black' Renewed For Fifth And Final Season

BBC America has confirmed that "Orphan Black" has been renewed for a fifth season, however it will also be the show's last, reports Variety.

The final 10 episodes of the hit drama, starring Tatiana Maslany, will air on BBC America in 2017.

The Season 4 finale aired June 16 in the U.S.

Commenting on the news, Sarah Barnett, President of BBC America said, "'Orphan Black' is a thrilling, genre-bending ride that has captured our fans' imaginations and hearts like no other show...We can't wait to take our incredibly passionate audience on one final gobsmacking clone adventure."

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