ABC has released the Official Synopsis of The Good Doctor episode “Rationality” (5.04), that will be aired on Monday, October 25 at 10:00-11:00 PM.
Dr. Shaun Murphy and the team treat a young girl whose father’s personal research complicates their treatment plans. Meanwhile, Dr. Park, Dr. Reznick and Dr. Lim’s patient refuses a life-saving lung transplant despite having a family donor.
“The Good Doctor” stars Freddie Highmore as Dr. Shaun Murphy, Antonia Thomas as Dr. Claire Browne, Hill Harper as Dr. Marcus Andrews, Richard Schiff as Dr. Aaron Glassman, Christina Chang as Dr. Audrey Lim, Fiona Gubelmann as Dr. Morgan Reznick, Will Yun Lee as Dr. Alex Park and Paige Spara as Lea Dilallo.
Guest starring is Rachel Bay Jones as Salen Morrison, Jeremiah Birkett as Walt Taylor, Maria Nash as Holly Taylor, Jill Teed as Gina Campbell, Adam DiMarco as Henry Campbell and Elfina Luk as Nurse Villanueva.
This episode was written by Peter Blake and Tristan Thai, and directed by David Straiton (#504).
In The Good Doctor, Dr. Shaun Murphy (Freddie Highmore), a young surgeon with autism and savant syndrome, continues to use his extraordinary medical gifts at St. Bonaventure Hospital’s surgical unit. As his friendships deepen, Shaun tackles the world of dating for the first time and continues to work harder than he ever has before.
“The Good Doctor” is from Sony Pictures Television and ABC Studios. David Shore is the executive producer and showrunner. Daniel Dae Kim, Erin Gunn, David Kim and Sebastian Lee are also executive producers. ABC Studios is a part of Disney Television Studios, a collection of studios comprised of 20th Century Fox Television, ABC Studios and Fox 21 Television Studios.