‘The Good Doctor’ Is Not Representative Of Autism, Says EP David Shore – TCA

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As Daniel Dae Kim departs his role on Hawaii Five-0, he embraces his producing career as EP of ABC's new offering, The Good Doctor. The show centers on Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, a pediatric surgeon diagnosed with autism. Having seen the show in its original 2013 incarnation in Korea, Kim felt it would work well for American viewers and set about developing it in the U.S. "I loved the message of it, it was a very familiar genre to American audiences in that…