"Value" is the sixth episode of the first season of Atlanta. It is the sixth episode of the series overall. It premiered on October 4, 2016. It was written by Donald Glover & Stefani Robinson and directed by Donald Glover.

Official description Edit

I love my bestie for real but I can't stand her neither. Van just jealous cause her girl out here jet settin and poppin. Ok girl get yours.

Synopsis Edit

The episode focuses solely on Van as it features her having dinner with her WAG friend, Jayde as they talk about their lifestyles and Van's value since her friend doesn't agree with her relationship with Earn. Soon after, Van and her friend smoke weed together but the next morning, Van finds out that she has to take a drug test for her job. Van isn't able to find any clean urine before the test so she resorts to having to use her daughter's pee from dirty diapers but her plan fails when she accidentally spills it everywhere. Van ends up telling her boss the truth but she is still fired though for using an illegal substance.


  • This is the first episode to focus solely on Van.
  • This is the first episode where Darius is absent.
  • There is am easter egg where in the scene where Van calls Alfred, he is watching the "Coconut Crunch-O's" commercial that appears in the episode "B.A.N.".