Chuku Modu will play series regular in ABC’s new medical drama pilot THE GOOD DOCTOR.
THE GOOD DOCTOR is created by David Shore (House) and Daniel Dae Kim (Hawaii Five-0). Seth Gordon will direct.
The series centres on ‘Dr. Shaun Murphy’ (played by Freddie Highmore), a young surgeon with Savant syndrome who is recruited into the pediatric surgical unit of a prestigious hospital. Chuku Modu will play ‘Dr. Jared Unger’, a resident at the San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital.
David Shore and Erin Gunn executive produce the pilot via Sony TV-based Shore Z.