ABC’s The Good Doctor will receive its UK premiere on Sky Living on Friday October 27th at 9pm, it has been announced.
The Good Doctor follows Shaun Murphy (Highmore), a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital’s surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues. ABC in the United States just ordered a full twenty-two episode freshman season.
The drama series, which hails from House creator David Shore and Hawaii Five-0‘s Daniel Dae Kim, is produced by Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios and in addition to Freddie Highmore, also stars Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzalez, Chuku Modu, Beau Garrett, Hill Harper, Richard Schiff and Tamlyn Tomita. The executive producers are David Shore, Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.