The Good Doctor season 3
TV channel: ABC
Original release: 2017-09-25
About TV show The Good Doctor season 3
The Good Doctor is an American hospital series about young autistic surgeon Shaun Murphy (pictured by Freddie Highmore) with island talent at the San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital in San Jose, California. The series, which is broadcast by the broadcaster ABC and based on the South Korean television series of the same name, was adapted by David Shore, who in 2004 had already written the successful series "Dr. House had created. Premiere had the series on September 25, 2017 at ABC following the dance show Dancing with the Stars. Two weeks later, five more episodes were ordered for the first season, resulting in 18 episodes. In February 2019, the series was extended by a third season.
Dr. Martin Ploeck (Orlando Bloom) treats 18-year-old Diane Nixon (Riley Keough), who suffers from severe kidney disease. Over time, Ploeck receives the respect she has longed for and eventually falls in love with her. As Diane gradually heals, he fears losing everything and begins modifying her treatment so that she is forced to stay in hospital with him. The relationship between the two becomes more and more intimate, but Ploeck loses control and one day the young woman dies. Devastated and plagued by paranoia, he eventually succumbs to a blackmail attempt by an intern who is addicted to pain killers and demands more and more pills in return for his silence. Pushed into the corner, Ploeck decides to cover up his crime and its traces with all necessary means.