Ending the Journey: ABC Confirms Series Finale for 'The Good Doctor' After Season 7
Dr. Shaun Murphy is retiring from San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital as "The Good Doctor" comes to a close.
ABC recently confirmed the conclusion of the veteran hospital drama, starring Freddie Highmore, with its upcoming seventh season premiering on February 20.
Craig Erwich, president of Disney Television Group, expressed gratitude for the show's creative direction by David Shore and Liz Friedman.
Freddie Highmore's captivating performance as Dr. Shaun Murphy was acknowledged as a significant contribution to the show's success.
The series, adapted from a Korean hit and developed by David Shore, made its debut in 2017.
"The Good Doctor" has been a consistent performer for ABC, attracting an average of 6.2 million viewers on Monday nights last season.
Freddie Highmore portrays Dr. Shaun Murphy a brilliant surgeon with autism and savant syndrome.
The character's love story unfolds with his next-door neighbor, Lea, played by Paige Spara, leading to their engagement in Season 5.