Hill Harper Leaving ‘The Good Doctor’ As He Runs For Senate

Hill Harper is reportedly exiting The Good Doctor amid the actor’s Democratic bid for a Michigan Senate seat. The performer, who plays Dr. Marcus Andrews on the ABC drama, won’t be appearing in the show’s upcoming seventh season.

‘The Good Doctor’ Renewed For Seventh Season On ABC

ABC continues to shore up its lineup for the 2023-24 season. The network has picked up a seventh season of its medical drama The Good Doctor, marking the third renewal in as many days for the network. Earlier in the week, ABC renewed The Rookie and Will Trent for 2023-24. The Good Doctor is also poised to become a franchise, as ABC aired a backdoor pilot for a potential spinoff, titled The Good Lawyer, in March. Should it go to series, it will star Kennedy McMann and Felicity Huffman.

ABC Renews ‘The Good Doctor’ For Season 5

Season to date, The Good Doctor is averaging 4.23 million total viewers and just shy of a 0.6 demo rating (in Live+Same Day numbers) — down about 30% from Season 3.  Among the eight dramas ABC has aired this TV season, it ranks third in both measures (trailing Station 19 and Grey’s Anatomy).

‘Good Doctor’s Schiff Hospitalized With COVID

Richard Schiff, star of ABC’s The Good Doctor, and his wife, actress Sheila Kelley, who recurs on the ABC medical drama, provided an update Monday about their ongoing COVID-19 fight. The two had tested positive Nov. 3. The Good Doctor remained in production in Vancouver following Schiff’s and Kelley’s COVID diagnosis. Shooting is continuing, with the filming schedule reshuffled to accommodate the duo’s temporary absence.

‘The Good Doctor’ Star Richard Schiff Reveals Positive COVID-19 Test; Series Production Not Affected

Korean Formats Take Hold On U.S. Screens

From Oscar steamroller Parasite and pop superstars BTS to The Masked Singer and The Good Doctor, it’s clear that a change is in the air.

ABC Renews ‘Good Doctor’ For Season 4

The Freddie Highmore starrer from David Shore joins fellow medical drama Grey’s Anatomy with early renewals at the network.

‘Good Doctor,’ ‘A Million Little Things,’ ‘Shark Tank’ Renewed At ABC

ABC has renewed scripted shows The Good Doctor and A Million Little Things as well as the unscripted series Shark Tank. The announcement was part of ABC’s day at the Television Critics Association winter press tour on Tuesday.

ABC Renews ‘The Good Doctor’ For Season 2

ABC is riding high(more) on The Good Doctor, renewing the hit medical drama for a second season. The announcement was made Wednesday on the show’s social media accounts

How ABC Found Surprise Hit in ‘Good Doctor’

The actor Daniel Dae Kim — in his new role as executive producer — was turned down twice by CBS before landing the show at the last-place network.

ABC’s ‘Good Doctor’ Lands Full-Season Order

The five-episode order marks the first freshman drama of the 2017-18 season to get a full-season pickup.


‘Good Doctor’ Improves, ‘9JKL,”Gifted’ Solid

The Good Doctor averaged a 2.4 rating in adults 18-49 and 11.5 million viewers. That is approximately a 9% increase in the key demo and approximately 2% in total viewers compared to the series premiere last Monday (2.2, 11.2 million).

ABC Picks Up ‘The Good Doctor’ To Series

‘West Wing’s Richard Schiff Joins ABC Pilot