Per TVline, NBC has ordered two new series Bluff City Law and Sunnyside. They are the first two pilots picked up by NBC for next season.
Bluff City Law is a legal-drama with Jimmy Smits and Caitlin McGee who will work as a father (renowned Memphis lawyer Elijah Strait) and daughter (Sydney) legal team to “chang[e] the world…if they can ever get along”. The new series is written and executive produced by Dean Georgaris of The Brave.
Sunnyside is a comedy starring Kal Penn as the former New York City councilman Garrett Modi. After some personal challenges, he is regrouping as an immigration consultant for a group of “dreamers”. The show is created by Kal Penn and Matt Murray.