Deadline has revealed the information, Episode 3 will introduce 4 new characters. The goal? According to the American site, it will be 4 doctors in the first year of internship who will fight to obtain a key and permanent position in the hospital establishment. And to decide between them, it is the doctors Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore), Claire Brown (Antonia Thomas) and Alex Park (Will Yun Lee) who will supervise them and will offer them missions in this intrigue ” which will extend during the entirety of the season “.
4 new doctors in the casting
To embody these 4 new doctors, the production turned to well-known faces in the world of series. Thus, Noah Galvin ( The Real O'Neals ), Brian Samoné Henderson ( Mrs. America ), Brian Marc ( Luke Cage ) and Summer Brown were chosen.
Noah Galvin will play Asher Wolke , a former member of a religious sect who has decided to forget this part of his life, Brian Samoné Henderson will slip into the shoes of Jordan Allen , a person of very strong faith who cares about his patients but even more to his career, Brian Marc will play Enrique Guerin , a cool surfer guided by his own philosophy and Summer Brown will be Olivia Jackson , a Harvard / Oxford graduate who, strangely, feels insecure about him. of his comrades.
For the record, if this plot sounds familiar to you, that's normal. Season 4 of Dr House had also staged such a competition, which allowed the integrations into the cast of Kal Penn (Kutner), Olivia Wilde (Number 13) or Peter Jacobson (Taub). A coincidence that is not really one, Good Doctor and Doctor House are both signed by the same name: David Shore.