Sunnyside

NBC | 9:30 pm

Kal Penn ("Designated Survivor") busts out the comedy skills that served him so well in the "Harold & Kumar" movies in this new sitcom, in which he stars as political prodigy Garrett Modi, once the youngest New York City councilman in history until he crashes and burns after buying into his own hype. Currently living with his sister, Garrett feels rudderless until he is approached by a diverse group of immigrants seeking his help to realize their American dream of citizenship. Diana Maria Riva and Poppy Liu co-star.