The good doctor is almost over! ABC has confirmed that the seventh season of the medical series, which will air in February, will be its last.
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“As we prepare to bring this beloved story to a close, there are no words to express our gratitude to the incredible cast, crew and our partners at Sony and ABC Signature for its lasting impact,” said Craig Erwich, chairman of Disney Television Group said in a statement.
Freddie Highmore, who plays the lead role of Dr. Shaun Murphy plays, said: “Dr. Playing Shaun Murphy was a great privilege and one of the most remarkable and rewarding experiences of my life. »
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The series, which hit theaters in 2017, is about Dr. Shaun, an autistic surgeon. He ends up falling in love with his neighbor Lea, played by Paige Spara.
Freddie Highmore has previously spoken about the responsibility he feels in the role. “You really can’t hide behind other people and not create something authentic,” he said. I feel a great responsibility to portray Sean as authentically as possible. I understand that he cannot represent autistic people – nor should we try. »