Based in 1970s New York, this show gives a raw and gritty portayal of the prostitution business that was so publicly executed at that time. As a result of police crack-down, the characters are forced to venture towards relatively safer and more discrete forms of the same work.
1978. Pleasure Was a Business, And Business Was Booming
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Emily Meade had previously worked with James Franco's brother Dave Franco in the film "Nerve" (2016). See more
Season 2 of the series takes place in 1977. But during the opening credits, a theater marquee advertises David Cronenberg's film "Scanners", which wasn't released until 1981. See more