The Good Doctor: Season Six; ABC renews medical drama series for 2022-23 TV season – canceled + TV shows renewed

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ABC makes a date in 2022-23 with Shaun Murphy. The network of the alphabet has been renewed the good doctor for a sixth season. The fifth season currently airs on Monday nights.

A medical drama series, the good doctor The TV show stars Freddie Highmore, Hill Harper, Richard Schiff, Christina Chang, Fiona Gubelmann, Will Yun Lee, Bria Samoné Henderson, Noah Galvin, Osvaldo Benavides and Paige Spara. The series revolves around Shaun Murphy (Highmore), a young autistic savant who is a surgical resident at the fictional San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives. He also challenges the skepticism of his colleagues like Dr. Marcus Andrews (Harper), Dr. Morgan Reznick (Gubelmann), Dr. Alex Park (Lee), Dr. Audrey Lim (Chang), Dr. Mateo Rendón Osma (Benavides), Dr. Jordan Allen (Henderson), Dr. Asher Wolke (Galvin) and Shaun’s mentor, Dr. Aaron Glassman (Schiff). Lea Dilallo (Spara) is Shaun’s fiancée and the head of IT at the hospital..

Airing on Monday nights, the fifth season of the good doctor has an average rating of 0.44 in the 18-49 demographic and 3.78 million viewers. Compared to season four, this represents a 27% drop in the demo and a 9% drop in viewership in the Live+ same day ratings (including DVR playback until 3:00 a.m.) . In the Live + 7 Days ratings, the series frequently doubles its traditional ratings and averages a 0.87 demo with 7.17 million. That’s a gain of 110% and 90%, respectively.

Here is ABC’s announcement regarding the renewal of the sixth season:

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