Get ready to see a lot more Tamlyn Tomita on ABC. Deadline reports the Berlin Station star has been promoted to series regular on the upcoming TV show The Good Doctor.
The medical drama stars Freddie Highmore as Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome [who] relocates from a quiet country life to join a prestigious hospital’s surgical unit. The cast also includes Antonia Thomas, Nicholas Gonzalez, Chuku Modu, Irene Keng, Beau Garrett, Hill Harper, and Richard Schiff.
On The Good Doctor, Tomita plays “Allegra Aoki, the chairman and Vice President of the foundation that controls St. Bonaventure Hospital.” The series premieres on ABC tonight, September 25th, at 10 p.m. ET/PT.
What do you think? Do you like medical dramas? Will you watch The Good Doctor?