The Good Doctor is an American medical drama by David Shore. The series is based on the 2013 Korean television series of the same name. The series first appeared on the American ABC TV channel in 2017, and viewers from other countries can watch The Good Doctor online on the Internet for free.
The series brought to the forefront and made the main character not a trivial person. The plot focuses on the life and professional activity of a young surgeon, Sean Murphy, who not only saves the lives of others, but also learns to live in harmony with himself. A young doctor moved from a small town to San Jose to work in the surgical department of the San Bonaventure Hospital. Sean, who became a doctor by vocation, has autism and Savant syndrome, but at the same time the young man has outstanding talents: a phenomenal memory and the ability to strong empathy. The main character has established himself as a top-level professional who copes with the most complex operations, giving patients the opportunity to return to normal life. Despite the success in his professional career, Sean constantly suffers failures in his personal life, which makes him feel uncomfortable.
In the TV series "The Good Doctor", the role of the main character Sean Murphy went to Freddie Highmore, known for the role of Charlie Bucket in the film "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory". Sean's best friend and mentor, Dr. Aaron Glassman, was played by Richard Schiff. The colleagues of the central character were played by Nicholas Gonzalez, Antonia Thomas, Hill Harper and others. There are quite a few guest actors in the series, such as Irene Kang, Eve Gordon, Eric Winter, Marsha Thomason.
The drama is interesting not only for medical topics, but also for the fact that the plot raises the problems of a person who opposes the skepticism of people around him because of his peculiarities. The series shows what a difficult inner work Sean does in order not only to become an excellent doctor, but also to understand himself, learn to experience sincere emotions and join society. Watch the first episode in good FullHD quality and learn how an autistic doctor tries to resist his skeptical colleagues and prove that he is worthy of a noble profession.