The Good Doctor Season 5 Release Date, Plot, Cast, Trailer And All Updates

‘The Good Doctor is a medical comedy TV series centered on Shaun Murphy, a young surgeon at San Jose’s St. Bonaventure Hospital. Shaun is autistic with savant syndrome and is starting a new life in San Jose after fleeing a troubled past in Wyoming.

The series is based on the same-titled South Korean drama. Daniel Dae Kim found the original series; he presently acts as executive producer and appears in season 2 in a regular role as Dr. Jackson Han. The series, created by David Shore, aired on September 25, 2017.


The show has created a schism among reviewers. While most people complimented Freddie Highmore’s performance, a minority expressed worry over the show’s portrayal of autism. However, they all agreed that Murphy’s persona sets the show apart from other medical dramas.

Additionally, it has been nominated for other honors, including Golden Globes, Teen Choice Awards, and Critics’ Choice Television Awards.

As the fourth season winds down, many wonder if a fifth is on the way. If you’re seeking updates on the same, you’ve come to the right place!


The Good Doctor Season 5 Release Date

On September 25, 2017, the series premiered. Critics have usually given The Good Doctor mixed reviews, praising Highmore’s portrayal while criticizing the plots. The sitcom was renewed for a fifth season in May 2021, broadcast on September 27, 2021.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Release date
The Good Doctor Season 5 Release date

The Good Doctor Season 5 Cast

The cast of season 5 is as follows:

  • Freddie Highmore in the role of Dr. Shaun Murphy
  • Antonia Thomas played the role of Dr. Claire Browne
  • Chuku Modu performed as Dr. Jared Kalu
  • Fiona Gubelmann performed the role of Dr. Morgan Reznick
  • Nicholas Gonzalez being Dr. Neil Melendez
  • Beau Garrett played the role of Jessica Preston
  • Christina Chang being Dr. Audrey Lim
  • Hill Harper portrayed as Dr. Marcus Andrews
  • Richard Schiff being Dr. Aaron Glassman
  • Irene Keng acted as Dr. Elle McLean
  • Jasika Nicole being Dr. Carly Lever
  • Tamlyn Tomita in the role of Allegra Aoki
  • Bria Samoné Henderson played the role of Dr. Jordan Allen
  • Will Yun Lee played the role of Dr. Alex Park
  • Noah Galvin being Dr. Asher Wolke
  • Paige Spara in the role of Lea Dilallo
  • Osvaldo Benavides performed as Dr. Mateo Rendón Osma

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The Good Doctor Season 5 Plot

Dr. Shaun Murphy’s post-pandemic environment and the exciting events in his personal life are the focus of the fourth season. Shaun and Lea anticipated their first child in season 4 when Lea was forced to undergo a surgical abortion.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Plot
The Good Doctor Season 5 Plot

Lea makes an unexpected move in the season finale and proposes to Shaun, who accepts. Additionally, we watch Lim and Mateo progress in their relationship. Claire takes a life-altering choice when she accepts a job offer in Guatemala.

We find what Shaun and Lea’s future holds in the fifth season. Lim and Mateo also took important moves forward in their relationship, and we’ve seen how it turned out.

Claire is the only one who truly understands Shaun. It was a significant adjustment for him to be without her. Mateo chooses to travel to the United States of America with Lim, but there may be some legal concerns to resolve beforehand.

As is customary in the fifth season, the San Jose St. Bonaventure Hospital team continues to address intriguing medical issues.

The Good Doctor Season 5 Trailer

Check out The Good Doctor season 5 trailer below:

Where To Watch The Good Doctor Season 5?

The Good Doctor seasons 1-5 are available on ABC and Hulu.

The Good Doctor Season 6 Release Date

The series was resumed for a sixth season in March 2022. So, we can expect The Good Doctor Season 6 to release in 2023.