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THE GOOD DOCTOR Season 2

By on September 5, 2018

Episode 2×09 “Empathy”

Dr. Neil Melendez, Dr. Morgan Reznick and Dr. Claire Brown grapple with a patient’s wish to perform an operation that would keep him from acting on his pedophilic urges; and Dr. Shaun Murphy learns a lesson in empathy.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Tyler Ritter as George Reynolds and Mason Gooding as Billy Cayman.

“Empathy” was written by Karen Struck and directed by Joanna Kerns.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 26 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

 

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Stories” – (ABC/Jeff Weddell)
CHRISTINE HORN, FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 2×08 “Stories”

FACT OR FICTION

Dr. Shaun Murphy, Dr. Audrey Lim and Dr. Claire Brown’s E.R. patient is forced to reveal a secret to her husband after their treatment caused a complication.

Meanwhile, Dr. Neil Melendez, Dr. Morgan Reznick and Dr. Alex Park struggle with a patient whose parents don’t believe in vaccinations. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Lisa Edelstein as Dr. Marina Blaize.

“Stories” was written by Sal Calleros and directed by Michael Patrick Jann.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 19 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

Photos: “Stories”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Hubert” (ABC/Jack Rowand)
PAIGE SPARA, FREDDIE HIGHMORE

Episode 2×07 “Hubert”

BROTHER TO BROTHER

Dr. Shaun Murphy and Dr. Morgan Reznick must contend with two brothers who are bargaining over life and death.

Meanwhile, Dr. Claire Brown’s friend who is dying of cancer asks her for something she doesn’t think she can give her; and Dr. Aaron Glassman is dealing with the effects of his treatment.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Lisa Edelstein as Dr. Marina Blaize, Marsha Thomason as Dr. Isabel Barnes, Teryl Rothery as J.L. and Elfina Luk as Nurse Dalisay Villanueva.

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.

“Hubert” was written by David Renaud and directed by Marisol Adler.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 12 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

Photos: “Hubert”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Two-Ply (or Not Two-Ply)” (ABC/Sergei Bachlakov)
FIONA GUBELMANN

Episode 2×06 “Two-Ply (Or Not Two-Ply)”

EVERYONE HAS TO FOLLOW THEIR GUT

Morgan and Shaun’s indecision on how to treat a young violinist who visits the ER with an infected finger could affect her future in more ways than one.

Meanwhile, Lim, Claire and Park can’t figure out if their young patient is really ill or looking for attention. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Sheila Kelley as Debbie Wexler, Teryl Rothery as J.L. and Supinder Wraich as Jas Kohli.

“Two-Ply (or Not Two-Ply)” was written by Simran Baidwan and directed by Tara Nicole Weyr.

Air Date: Monday, Nov. 5 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EST), on ABC.

Photos: “Two-Ply (or Not Two-Ply)

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Carrots” (ABC/Jack Rowand)
NICHOLAS GONZALEZ

Episode 2×05 “Carrots”

EVERYONE NEEDS A LITTLE MOTIVATION

When a patient suffering from anorexia can’t gain the necessary weight needed to survive heart surgery, Claire suggests they perform an experimental surgery which Melendez strongly opposes.

Shaun worries Glassman’s refusal to walk the hospital floor will keep him from being discharged and tries to persuade him to ambulate.

Meanwhile, Shaun and Lea change the terms of their current relationship.  

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Lisa Edelstein as Dr. Marina Blaize, Sheila Kelley as Debbie Wexler, Reiko Aylesworth as Sam DeLeon, Jesse Downs as Graham DeLeon.

“Carrots” was written by Liz Friedman and directed by Sharat Raju.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 29 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Carrots”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Tough Titmouse” (ABC/Bettina Strauss)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE, ISAIAH LEHTINEN

Episode 2×04 “Tough Titmouse”

THE PAST IS ALWAYS THERE

Shaun (Freddie Highmore) recalls his own past to help an intellectually disabled teenager face separation from his mother, while Claire (Antonia Thomas) is put between an injured teenage rock climber and her worried parents.

Meanwhile, Glassman’s (Richard Schiff) post-op hallucinations force him to confront a personal tragedy. 

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Graham Verchere as young Shaun, Elfina Luk as Nurse Dalisay Villanueva Teryl Rothery as J.L., Holly Taylor as Maddie Glassman and Brooke Smith as Sybil Meeks.

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.

“Tough Titmouse” was written by David Hoselton and directed by Steven DePaul.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 15 (10:00-11:00 p.m. EDT), on ABC.

Photos: “Tough Titmouse”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “36 Hours” (ABC/Bettina Strauss)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE, FIONA GUBELMANN

Episode 2×03 “36 Hours”

EVERYONE NEEDS A LITTLE REST

Dr. Melendez, Dr. Brown and Dr. Park have given a young married couple two choices about their future: save the wife’s life or their future ability to start a family.

Meanwhile, when Dr. Lim has to take care of some personal business, she leaves oversight of the emergency room to Dr. Murphy and Dr. Reznick; and Dr. Glassman’s post-op recovery leaves him struggling to get the rest he needs for recovery and also confronting his relationship with his daughter.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Teryl Rothery as J.L., Liza Lapira as Nurse Ann Flores, Alvina August as Nurse Paikin, Elfina Luk as Nurse Dalisay Villanueva and Holly Taylor as Maddie Glassman.

“36 Hours” was written by Thomas L. Moran and directed by Larry Teng.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 8 10:01-11:00 p.m.  on ABC.

Photos: “36 Hours”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Middle Ground” (ABC/David Bukach)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE, FAUSTINO DI BAUDA

Episode 2×02 “Middle Ground”

YOU HAVE TO TELL THE TRUTH EVENTUALLY

As Shaun pushes back against Dr. Melendez in order to treat a gravely ill hospital janitor and deal with the return of Lea, Dr. Lim risks a lawsuit and her career to help a teenage girl repair the damage caused by an archaic custom.

Meanwhile, Dr. Glassman exercises demanding oversight with Dr. Blaize in choosing a doctor for his brain surgery.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelman as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Guest starring is Lisa Edelstein as Dr. Marina Blaize and Necar Zadegan as Dr. Jordan Ko.

“Middle Ground” was written by David Shore and directed by Steve Robin.

Air Date: Monday, Oct. 1 10:01-11:00 p.m. on ABC.

Photos: “Middle Ground”

 

THE GOOD DOCTOR – “Hello” (ABC/Jeff Weddell)
FREDDIE HIGHMORE, ANTONIA THOMAS, FIONA GUBELMANN, WILL YUN LEE

Episode 2×01 “Hello”

Shaun’s (Freddie Highmore) proposed treatment for a homeless patient puts him and Jared (Chuku Modu) in Andrews’ (Hill Harper) crosshairs.

Meanwhile, Claire (Antonia Thomas) tries to overcome Melendez’s (Nicholas Gonzalez) reluctance to do a risky heart operation while Glassman (Richard Schiff) must overcome his personal feelings about his Oncologist, Dr. Marina Blaize (guest-star Lisa Edelstein) and face a difficult decision about his health, on “The Good Doctor,” MONDAY, SEPT. 24 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EDT), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neil Melendez, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Tamlyn Tomita as Allegra Aoki, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelman as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea.

Air Date: Monday, Sept. 24 10:01-11:00 p.m. on ABC.

Photos: “Hello”

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