‘The Good Doctor’ Renewed For Season 2 At ABC

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ABC has renewed its hit rookie The Good Doctor for a second season. The move is not brain surgery: the drama is the network’s most-watched freshmen series in 13 years. Freddie Highmore stars as Dr. Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, who relocates from a quiet country life to join the prestigious St. Bonaventure hospital's surgical unit. His only advocate, Dr. Aaron Glassman (Richard Schiff), challenges the skepticism and prejudices of the…