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US medical drama 'The Good Doctor' is coming exclusively to Sky ths autumn. It stars Freddie Highmore ('Bates Motel') as Dr. Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome.

When he relocates from a quiet country life to a prestigious hospital's surgical unit, Murphy finds himself alone and unable to connect to those around him. He uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge his colleagues' scepticism.

The show also stars Antonia Thomas ('Misfits'), Nicholas Gonzalez ('The Flash') and Chukuma Modu ('Me Before You'). It's made by the creators of 'House' and 'Hawaii Five-O'.

The show will air on Sky Living.

“The Good Doctor is going to be a brilliant addition to Sky Living's line up of the best-loved US drama," said Adam MacDonald, Director of Sky Living. "I personally can’t wait for the twists and turns as Dr Shaun Murphy makes his incredible mark on the medical world.”

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