P Valley Season 2 created a buzz among the viewers with its premiere on July 12, 2020. Its premiere broke all the earlier records and became the most-watched premiere on the Starz app. For those, who are unaware, P-Valley is an American drama series created by an American activist, journalist, and actress, Katori Hall. It is based on the play titled, Pussy Valley developed by the showrunner.
The series is set in a fictional small town called Mississippi Delta in Chucalissa. The narrative focuses on a strip club titled The Pynk and its employees situated in Mississippi Delta. The Pynk is run by a rude, struggling owner named Uncle Clifford.
Its craze among the viewers increased with each passing episode. And just after episode 3, the cable network renewed it for the second installment on July 27, 2020.
Critics and other viewers loved the show’s unique way of unfolding the truth of the Black community. The fans showered their love upon it with an excellent IMDB rating of 7.1 out of 10. The series is nominated for numerous accolades as well.
Well, let’s find out what showrunners have for P-valley season 2. Here is everything you need to know about the upcoming series. Let’s dive in.
The Release date of P-Valley Season 2
Unfortunately, there is no official announcement regarding the release date of P-Valley Season 2. But thankfully, we know that series will arrive somewhere in 2022. In August, the showrunners aired the behind-the-scenes promo video, which confirmed that season 2 hit the screen in 2022.
Is season 2 taking too long? But why?
Well, Hall and Elarica Johnson explained the cause of dealy. As we know, coronavirus had paused everything for a while. P-Valley is no different. The production got delayed due to the global pandemic of coronavirus.
Hall told the Indie Wire in 2020 that the next season will take two years to complete. Hall, during an interview, told The Playlist that the production of the second installment commenced in June 2020.
So, it is obvious that the next installment will premiere somewhere in mid-2022.
The Cast of P-Valley Season 2
Though the showrunners have put the potential cast under wraps, the old characters will probably return for P-Valley season 2. Be ready to again meet, Nicco Annan as Uncle Clifford, Brandee Evans as Mercedes Woodbine, J. Alphonse Nicholson as Lil Murda, Elarica Johnson as Hailey Colton, Skyler Joy as Gidget, Harriett D. Foy as Patrice Woodbine, Tyler Lepley as Diamond, Isaiah Washington as Mayor Tydell Ruffin, Morocco Omari as Big L, Brandon Gilpin as DJ Neva Scared, Ricco Ross as Pastor R. J. Gilfield, Loretta Devine as Earnestine, Parker Sawyers as Andre Watkins, Thomas Q. Jones as Mane, Josh Ventura as Wayne Kyle, Donny Boaz as Wyatt Kyle, and Jordan Cox as Derrick.
Well, there may be the addition of the other cast members as well.
The Plot of P-Valley Season 2
The finale episode of season one bought the fans at the edge of their chairs. It concluded on a thought-provoking cliffhanger. Hailey stole the money from her ex-boyfriend Montavius (Cranston Johnson) to save the Pynk from being sold to casino developers who were after it. However, Montavius caught him red-handed, and a fight took place between them behind the curtains, after which there was lots of blood spillover. Hailey ran from there. But what about Montavius? Is he dead? Presumably yes. But season 2 will give the final answer.
On the other hand, Hailey managed to save the club. Though the showrunner has not unveiled the storyline of season 2, she has hinted towards it by sharing few details with Entertainment weekly.
She shared that now Haley shared half ownership of the club with Uncle Clifford. Now, the powers have altered. It will be interesting to see the fight between Uncle Clifford and Hailey for the throne(The Pynk).
She further added that with the success of Keyshawn and Lil’ Murda, she needs to expand the show’s universe. And the show will keep digging and exploring south Indian culture.
On the other hand, Mercedes will try to get her dance studio back and the custody of her daughter as well. It will be enthralling to see how she will manage to do it while handling her complicated relationship with her mother.
The Trailer/teaser of P-Valley Season 2
There is no trailer/teaser available for P-Valley season 2. However, a behind-the-scenes video premiered on August 20, 2021, talking about season 2. You can watch the trailer.
How many episodes will be there?
According to the Hollywood Reporter, the upcoming season will have ten episodes.
Where can we watch Season 2?
The first season premiere on Starz Network. So, the second season will premiere on the same Network.
The show is based on Katori’s real-life experience. During an interview with Playlist, she revealed that strip clubs are a crucial part of Southern Black culture, and they are not ashamed of it. She further states that the women are the strip clubs are not respected, and the motto of the show is to make people understand that it is an art, and women who are involved in it must be respected.
Well, Folks, do concur with her point of view? Do share your thoughts about it in the comment section.
Meanwhile, stay tuned for more updates.