Shahs of Sunset
Shahs of Sunset follows group of affluent, young, Persian-American friends in Los Angeles who try to juggle their active social lives and careers while also balancing the demands of their families and traditions. The socialites have busy dating lives and are prominent in the party scene, but they seek approval from their families as they face pressure to settle down and marry within the community.
Reza finds himself at a crossroads when he discovers that he and his husband Adam might not be on the same page about a major life decision. And as rumours questioning the stability of their relationship begin to swirl, Reza is shocked to find that his best friend might be the one to blame.
After nearly losing her life delivering her baby, MJ is left feeling abandoned by her friends who she claims did not visit her in the hospital. When Reza airs his grievances on social media, MJ’s husband Tommy does the unthinkable.
Mike is on top of the world and convinced that he’s found “the one” in his Persian-Jewish girlfriend, Paulina. Looking to prove to his family that his former bad-boy ways are behind him, he pursues a potential multi-million-dollar real estate deal.
A more mature Golnesa is finally ready to transition into the next phase of her life, and she embarks on a journey to become a mother via IVF. On the surface, Destiney is thriving in every aspect of her life: a growing business, healthy personal life and solid plans for her future. As she struggles to cope with her mother and sister moving out-of-state, she finds herself embroiled in a series of questionable circumstances.
Newly-single Nema is ready to mingle but finds it difficult to let go of his past with former girlfriend – and current colleague – Erica. While his relationship with his parents remains an ongoing struggle, Nema attempts to help Reza and MJ confront their issues and inadvertently causes a rift of his own. Reza’s friend Sara is new to the group and though she attempts stay above the fray, she struggles to find her footing among the rambunctious crew. When skeletons from her past and issues with her family come to light, the poised image she tries so hard to maintain starts to crack.