Uzo Aduba as Crazy Eyes in the Netflix series "Orange is the New Black"

Uzo Aduba as Crazy Eyes in the Netflix series “Orange is the New Black”

*“Orange Is The New Black‘s” recurring player Uzo Aduba, who plays fan favorite Crazy Eyes, has been made a series regular for the second season of the Netflix/Lionsgate comedic drama.

This marks the first series regular role for the Broadway actress, according to Deadline.com.

Uzo Aduba

Uzo Aduba

Coming off a strong first season, “Orange” has promoted two other recurring players, Taryn Manning and Danielle Brooks.

Below, Crazy Eyes defends her “wife.”