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Gail and Bonnie Brown are inmates in Litchfield Penitentiary Maximum Security and minor characters in Season 6. They are portrayed by [. . .]


They are very quiet but it is implied if Red was to offend Carol, they'd be willing to kill her. They are loyal to Carol and seem to be nurturing with their job

Physical Description[]

They are identical twins and have dirty-blonde, curly hair with fringes. They both wear the C-Block attire in the same style, long grey top. They have partially sunken-in faces.


Gail and Bonnie are identical twins, and were likely incarcarated together due to a crime they committed together. This crime was likely non-violent, as their job places a lot of responsibility on them.

Season 6[]

They help intimidate Red when she Sally Jo and Carol arrive. They display their scissors. One of them wraps a cheetah print apron around Red. After Carol is done intimidating, she tells them to give Red a good haircut. They fix it into a short blonde hairstyle. ("Gordons").

They are fixing Carol and Red's hair when Carol is taken to AdSeg by Jarod Young as Carol has been given a threat. ("Well This Took a Dark Turn")

S6-12 The Brown Twins&Carol

Carol, Gail and Bonnie when Alex arrives

Later, after Carol is released, they are yet again in the salon with her. One of them fixes her hair and another massages her feet. Alex Vause comes in and Carol tells them to leave, revealing their names. ("Double Trouble")

Relationships []


  • Carol Denning - They are loyal to Carol and cut her hair and give her pedicures. It is also implied that Carol has an appointment weekly.
  • Red - They fixed her hair for her
  • Sally Jo 


  • Alex Vause - (disliked after she was passive-aggressive)


  • It is unknown who's who.


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