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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.