P-Valley is an interesting drama TV show created by Katori Hall based on her play ‘Pussy Valley. It is based on the workers in the strip club in an imaginary town Chucalissa in Mississippi.
The show dives deep into the employees’ personal lives, steaming romances, monitoring serious issues, and the problems which strip club workers face in their daily life. The show is set in an imaginary city, and it is admired for its lucrative writing and has received great popularity across the world.
It is based in a small town in Mississippi Delta, and The show is famous for its precise representation of a semi-rural American set-up and its day-to-day characters.
The state of Mississippi has played a pivot in the show, so it is obvious for the fans to wonder where the show is actually filmed. Don’t worry, fans; we are here with some answers.
Show’s Filming Locations
The show is filmed in the Peach State. Yes, you guessed it right, Peach State is known as Georgia. The show is set up in a fictional town of Mississippi; fans will be surprised to know that both seasons 1 and 2 were filmed in the city of Atlanta.
The filming was very quick, it only took six months to film the whole sophomore season, and the shooting was wrapped in February 2022.
It was a good feature to convert the urban location of Atlanta into imaginary Chucalissa, a semi-rural town, which made us very interested in those tiny details of the locations.
It is the most populated city in Georgia and is known for its vibrant culture, electric nightlife, and brilliant architecture and is considered the state capital . It offers vast landscapes as the city is explored from downtown skylines, soft houses in the neighborhoods, and the big Piedmont Park.
So it is a darling location for the producers and directors. Other popular TV shows like Ozark, Stranger Things, Moonlight, and The Staircase has been filmed there.
The show P-Valley has shot Major in the city’s indoor and outdoor locations all around. According to some sources, some of the show’s scenes are filmed near the city’s East point. Others near southwest location of Atlanta
After the start of filming of season 2, the reports mentioned that the strip club scenes were filmed in Cheetah Club in West Peachtree Street, midtown Atlanta.
Is P-Valley a Real Place?
No, The Dirty Delta or Pussy Valley refers to Mississippi Delta and is not a real place. The show happens in an imaginary town known as Chucalissa, Mississippi. It also goes without saying that the strip club featured in the show The Pynk is not real.
But it feels real and authentic as Hall has done a remarkable job to make the environment feel real. The creator of the show took six years and visited various strip clubs. She even celebrated her birthday in a strip club in the Bronx.
About the Show
Starz’s new show P-Valley is based on strippers at a club called The Pynk. The women who are employees there are family and take care of each other, but one of the lead dancers of the club announces that she will leave the club soon
. On the other hand, a news girl appears from out of town. On the same night, when Mercedes announces her departure from The Pynk after working there for years, Autumn Night comes to the club and impres