The Bravo show that follows the trials and tribulations of a group of Persian friends in Beverly Hills, CA, “The Shahs of Sunset” returned for its fifth season over the weekend, and this time, in addition to the regular faces — Mike, Reza, Golnesa (GG), Mercedes (MJ), Asa– they have a new cast member, GG’s brother, Shervin. Shervin is a single man and entrepreneur from Silicon Valley who hopes to find the woman of his dreams.
Here is the official description:
This season brings highs and lows, as relationships are put to the test for Reza Farahan, Asa Soltan Rahmati, Mike Shouhed, Mercedes "MJ" Javid, Golnesa "GG" Gharachedaghi and Shervin Roohparvar. As they each embark on a new life journey, they face challenges in business, love and lifelong friendships. When rumors of infidelity and irresponsible lifestyles shake the group to its core, allegiances are put to the test. Can they come together and maintain the bonds of friendship through the good times as well as the bad?
More specifically, this season will see the deterioration of Mike and Jessica’s marriage, which has already been reported on by gossip blogs; GG will have to tackle some health issues; Reza has to figure out his relationship with Adam after their wedding was cancelled last season; MJ finds a man that her mother does not approve of; and Asa launches a new fashion line, as her business grows.
Catch up with the premiere with XFINITY on Demand!