Antonia Thomas and Freddie Highmore on 'The Good Doctor.'
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The Good Doctor is a medical TV drama on the ABC network

The show follows Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore), a young autistic surgical resident with savant syndrome, who uses his gifts to save lives at the San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital. Highmore earned a Golden Globe nomination for Best Television Actor – Drama Series in 2018 for his portrayal of Dr. Murphy.


  • TV Genres: Drama, Medical Drama
  • Network: ABC
  • Where to Watch: U.S.-based viewers can watch the show on ABC, Hulu, fuboTV, and YouTube.
  • Cast: Freddie Highmore, Antonia Thomas, Paige Spara, Richard Schiff, Hill Harper, Nicholas Gonzalez, Will Yun Lee, Christina Chang
  • Seasons: 4
  • First Episode: September 25, 2017

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