The Good Doctor airs on ABC and the medical drama has been a huge hit with fans since it started in 2017. The series has been given the go-ahead for season five, making it ABC's first scripted show renewal of the season. Express.co.uk has all you need to know about season five.
The Good Doctor season five was given the green light on May 3, 2021, much to the delight of fans.
As news of the new season has only just come to light, it is too early for an official release date to be announced.
The current instalment is due to come to an end in May 2021, so fans do not have long left until the finale.
The first three seasons all aired in September, however season four was delayed until November 2020.Insurance Loans Mortgage Attorney Credit Lawyer
Fans can hope for a September 2021 release date, but there could be further delays due to the coronavirus pandemic.
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Highmore will undoubtedly return as the star of the series, Doctor Shaun Murphy.
Antonia Thomas could also return as Doctor Claire Browne, who understands Shaun better than most.
Richard Schiff may be back as Aaron Glassman, Shaun's friend from when he was a teenager.
Season four has also seen a number of notable guests stars, so there may be some new faces in the upcoming season.
Casting details will come to light closer to the release date.
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As news of the season five renewal has only just come to light, there is no trailer for the