“The Good Doctor” from “House” Creator David Shore and Daniel Dae Kim Lands at ABC


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The House-shaped hole in the current TV lineup is about to be filled. , creator of the Emmy-award series which ran from 2004 to 2012 on Fox, has landed a new medical drama titled at ABC with a put pilot commitment. Hawaii Five-0 star is set to executive produce the series, which is based on a South Korean series from 2013. Sony Pictures TV is the .

The series follows a young surgeon with Savant syndrome aka someone with a developmental disability who demonstrates abilities in a particular area far beyond what is considered. The surgeon is transferred to the pediatric surgical unit of a hospital and must face new challenges.

Shore and Erin Gunn will co-executive under the banner Shore Z alongside Kim, Sebastian Lee, and David Kim.

Before House, Shore worked on the long-running Law & Order. Most recently, he executive produced the Fox series Houdini & Doyle, which was canceled after one season.

Kim had a recurring role on 24 before landing it big with a regular role on the ABC series LOST. Now, he’s a regular on Hawaii Five-0 and recently appeared in the Divergent Series franchise.

Shore is repped by ICM and .
Kim is repped by , in the U.K., and .

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