‘P-Valley’s’ Shannon Thornton Reacts To Fans’ Commentary About Colorism In Latest Episode – ‘I’ve Been Told That To My Face!’
Shannon Thornton arrives at the Essence Black Women In Hollywood Awards on Thursday, March 24, 2022, at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Mark Von Holden/Invision/AP)

‘P-Valley’s’ Shannon Thornton Reacts to Fans’ Commentary About Colorism in Latest Episode On last week’s episode of P-Valley, fans got the backstory on Keyshawn aka Miss Mississippi’s life. Her story touched on the colorism she endured in. high school. Social media had a lot to say about it. U being the ‘unattractive darkie’ in this episode was soooo far fetched. The actress Shannon Thornton replied, I thought it was very true to life for me. I’ve been told to my face by a dark skinned Black man that I dated that lighter women were more beautiful. Other fans said they could relate to the storyline. Same. My biggest bullies were other dark skin boys growing up. Same & it cuts like a knife every time I hear it…this last episode was literally my life. I cried the whole time.