‘The Good Doctor’ Episode Guide (Jan. 15): Dr. Murphy Fires Dr. Glassman

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‘The Good Doctor’ Episode Guide (Jan. 15): Dr. Murphy Fires Dr. Glassman

“Islands Part Two” (01/15/18) – The twins suffer complications from their surgery forcing the team at San Jose Boneventure Hospital to make a life-changing decision.

Meanwhile, Dr. Shaun Murphy returns to the hospital after his trip with Lea and decides he needs a more permanent change and gives Dr. Aaron Glassman his two weeks’ notice, on “The Good Doctor,” MONDAY, JAN. 15 (10:01-11:00 p.m. EST), on The ABC Television Network, streaming and on demand.

“Islands Part Two” was written by Thomas L. Moran and William Rotko. It was directed by Cherie Nowlan.

Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore, “Bates Motel”), a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital’s surgical unit. Alone in the world and unable to personally connect with those around him, Shaun uses his extraordinary medical gifts to save lives and challenge the skepticism of his colleagues. The series is from David Shore (“House”), and “Lost” and “Hawaii Five-O” star Daniel Dae Kim.

The series stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Brown, Nicholas Gonzalez as Dr. Neal Melendez, Chuku Modu as Dr. Jared Kalu, Beau Garrett as Jessica Preston, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews and Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman.

The series is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is writer and executive producer. Daniel Dae Kim, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers. Seth Gordon directed the pilot and is also an executive producer.

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