Dominic Orlando Dead: 'Mindhunter,' 'The OA' and 'Them' Writer Was 57

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Dominic Orlando, a playwright turned TV writer-producer who worked on the shows Nightflyers, Mindhunter, The OA and Them, died Nov. 17 in Washington of complications from cancer, a CAA spokesperson announced. He was 57. Born in Brooklyn on Christmas Day in 1963, Orlando co-founded the New York-based No Pants Theater Company, whose mission was to […]
Dominic Orlando, a playwright turned TV writer-producer who worked on the shows Nightflyers, Mindhunter, The OA and Them, died Nov. 17 in Washington of complications from cancer, a CAA spokesperson announced. He was 57.

Born in Brooklyn on Christmas Day in 1963, Orlando co-founded the New York-based No Pants Theater Company, whose mission was to return theater "to its original role as a place where society confronts its spiritual self," in 1992.

While on Jerome and McKnight fellowships at the Playwrights' Center in Minneapolis, he helped launch another theater company, the Workhaus Collective, before…
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