World good doctor may soon be expanded. ABC is developing a spin-off dedicated to a woman lawyer. Per Term, a backdoor pilot for the potential series will air in the upcoming season of the series starring Freddie Highmore (above). Hill Harper, Richard Schiff, Christina Chang, Fiona Gubelmann, Will Yun Lee, Bria Samone Henderson, Noah Galvin, Oswaldo Benavidez and Paige Spara also star in the series, which focuses on the staff of San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital with a focus on Shaun Murphy (Highmore), a young autistic scientist, a surgeon at a hospital.
Here’s what’s been revealed about the plot of the ABC series:
“According to sources, two characters from good lawyerthe main character Joni, as well as Janet, will appear in episode 613. good doctorthe roles are currently being distributed.
Screenplay by Shor and Friedman. good lawyer will focus on Joni, a 20-year-old woman who struggles with obsessive-compulsive disorder but is a brilliant lawyer and becomes the lawyer for Dr. Sean Murphy (Highmore), who is in trouble with the law.”
More details about the series will be announced at a later date.
What do you think? Are you excited about a possible spin-off? good doctor?