Personality[edit | edit source]
Akers is shown to be very attached to Madison Murphy. She is also rude, snappy and rarely shown to be polite.
Physical Appearance[edit | edit source]
Akers has short black hair, styled into dreadlocks. She is a smaller woman with a large build.
Biography[edit | edit source]
Akers is first seen in the pharmacy queue with Raquel Munoz. Akers stops Piper Chapman from advancing the queue when Piper attempts to speak toLorna Morello . Akers and Munoz make fun of Piper's face and believe she is a drug addict. ("Shitstorm Coming")
Later, Badison offers Alex Vause the cell next to Badison and Piper's as a favour and tells Akers to change. Akers refuses as she likes living next to Badison, but then does so when Badison acts seriously.
Akers can be seen packing cheese. Akers witnesses Creech pranking Gloria with a fake spider and laughs.
Akers can be seen playing cards with Carol, and watching Badison as she enters C-Dorm after being stabbed. Akers laughs at Badison's wordplay, think Alex Vause and Badison are having sex. Later, Akers witnesses Nicky Nichols attempting to impregnate Blanca Flores. ("Gordons")
Carol signs Akers up for the new kickball team. Akers requests the game be changed to dodgeball. ("Break the String")
Akers cheers Badison on during a practice game.
Akers watches on as Piper retrieves the ball from the roof. Akers agrees with playing on the field.
Akers plays a much more violent version of kickball to Piper's upset. They all leave when finished.
Akers watches the new recruits from B-Block play kickball. Akers votes for Piper to be the new captain. ("Chocolate Chip Nookie")
Akers can be seen warming up under Piper's new intense orders for kickball.
Under Badison's order, Akers begins throwing the balls violently at the team. Likely as this is dodgeball, a game she likes. Akers begins running again when Piper returns. ("Well This Took a Dark Turn")
Akers states it's better that Piper is no longer captain when Piper says she's leaving. Akers is selected to be in Badison's team. Akers prepares for the attack during kickball, but aborts the plan and continues to play when Eckelcamp catches the ball. Akers cheers on Tina Swope as she makes a home run, despite her D-Block identity.("Be Free")
It is also revealed in this season that Akers has 2 more years left on her sentence.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The nickname "Akers" is a play-on off her real name (A)ntoinetta (Kers)on.
- Akers votes for Piper to be captain, despite being one of Badison's girls. However, she later says it's better now when Piper leaves and Badison is made captain.
Appearances[edit | edit source]
|Orange Is the New Black: Season Six|
|"Who Knows Better Than I":||"Shitstorm Coming":||"Look Out for Number One":||"I'm the Talking Ass":||"Mischief Mischief":||"State of the Uterus":||"Changing Winds":|
|"Gordons":||"Break the String":||"Chocolate Chip Nookie":||"Well This Took a Dark Turn":||"Double Trouble":||"Be Free":|