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THE GOOD DOCTOR Season 1

By on August 27, 2017

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Apple” (ABC/Jack Rowand)
NICHOLAS GONZALES, FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 1×08 “Apple”

COMMUNICATION IS THE KEY

During a robbery at the grocery mart Dr. Shaun Murphy is shopping at, his communication limitations puts lives at risk.

Meanwhile, after Shaun’s traumatic day, Dr. Aaron Glassman worries that he isn’t doing enough to help Shaun.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

“Apple” was written by David Renaud and directed by Nestor Carbonell.

Air Date: Monday, November 20, (10:01-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

Photos: “Apple”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “22 Steps” (ABC/Jack Rowand)
NICHOLAS GONZALEZ, ANTONIA THOMAS, PAUL DOOLEY

Episode 1×07 “22 Steps”

CONFRONTATION AND ACCEPTANCE IS FOUND AT ST. BONAVENTURE HOSPITAL

Dr. Shaun Murphy has to confront prejudice from an unlikely source when he takes on the case of a patient with autism, and Dr. Jared Kalu has to learn to accept his limitations as a surgeon.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

“22 Steps” was written by Johanna Lee and directed by David Straiton.

Air Date: Monday, November 13 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

Photos: “22 Steps”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Not Fake” (ABC/Eike Schroter)
DEVIN BARKER, ANTONIA THOMAS

Episode 1×06 “Not Fake”

SOME SCARS RUN TOO DEEP

Dr. Shaun Murphy and Dr. Claire Browne devise an experimental procedure that can save the leg and life of a young groom, that is if his bride-to-be and parents can learn to work together.

Meanwhile, Jared struggles to emotionally connect with his patient whose scars may prove too deep to overcome. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers.

“Not Fake” was written by Simran Baidwan and directed by Michael Patrick Jann.

Air Date: Monday, October 30 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Not Fake”

 

The Good Doctor Episode 1.05 “Point Three Percent” (ABC/Jack Rowand)
DYLAN KINGWELL

Episode 1×05 “Point Three Percent”

IS FALSE HOPE BETTER THAN NO HOPE?

While in the exam area of St. Bonaventure Hospital, Dr. Shaun Murphy encounters a young patient who looks eerily similar to his deceased brother, Steve.

After discovering his parents have hidden his diagnosis from him, Shaun struggles to understand why he doesn’t deserve to hear the truth about his own health.

Meanwhile, the team can’t figure out what keeps triggering their patients’ increasingly severe allergic reactions and races to find the cause before the next one kills another patient. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers.

“Point Three Percent” was written by David Hoselton and directed by Larry Teng.

Air Date: Monday, October 23 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Point Three Percent”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Pipes” (ABC/Eike Schroter)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 1×04 “Pipes”

IT’S COMPLICATED

Dr. Neil Melendez and the team have to wade through legal waters when a husband and wife have to make a life-changing decision about their unborn child.

Meanwhile, Dr. Shaun Murphy struggles to adjust to his new environment at home and makes a huge step forward with his colleagues.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers.

“Pipes” was written by Thomas L. Moran and directed by Stephen DePaul.

Air Date: Monday, October 16 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Pipes”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Oliver” (ABC/Jeff Weddell)
ANTONIA THOMAS, FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 1×03 “Oliver”

SHAUN AND CLAIRE RACE AGAINST THE CLOCK

Dr. Neil Melendez and Dr. Jared Unger discover their patient isn’t being completely honest with them which may cost him his chance at a life-saving surgery.

Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Browne must learn to communicate with Dr. Shaun Murphy as they race back to St. Bonaventure Hospital with a donated organ. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers.

The episode was written by Bill Rotko and directed by John Dahl.

Air Date: Monday, October 9 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Oliver”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Mount Rushmore” (ABC/Eike Schroter)
BRITT LODER, FREDDIE HIGHMORE

1×02 “Mount Rushmore”

Dr. Shaun Murphy’s attention to detail complicates his first day at St. Bonaventure Hospital.

Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Browne learns a valuable lesson about honesty when confronted with a difficult diagnosis for her patient.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers.

“Mount Rushmore” was written by David Shore and directed by Mike Listo.

Air Date: Monday, October 2 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Mount Rushmore”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “PILOT – Burnt Food” (ABC/Liane Hentscher)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 1×01 “Burnt Food”

Dr. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore), a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join the prestigious St. Bonaventure hospital’s surgical unit.

Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, his only advocate, Dr. Aaron Glassman (Richard Schiff), challenges the skepticism and prejudices of the hospital’s board and staff when he brings him in to join the team.

Shaun will need to work harder than he ever has before, as he navigates his new environment and relationships to prove to his colleagues that his extraordinary medical gifts will save lives. The highly anticipated series premiere of “The Good Doctor” airs MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman and Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki.

Air Date: Monday, September 25 (10:00-11:00 p.m.) on ABC

Photos: “Burnt Food”

About The Good Doctor

Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore, Bates Motel), 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.

The series is from David Shore (House), and Lost and Hawaii Five-Ostar Daniel Dae Kim. The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Brown, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neal Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews and Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman.

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