ABC orders commander of Daniel Dae Kim’s "The Good Doctor"
February 13, 2017 - Finding Carter
A intensity array being grown by former Bethlehem Township proprietor Daniel Dae Kim, a star of CBS’ “Hawaii Five-0, ” is one step closer to removing on a air.
ABC has systematic a commander of “The Good Doctor, ” an instrumentation of a renouned South Korean TV medical drama.
The new array would be created by David Shore, creator of Fox medical play “House, ” and would concentration on a immature surgeon with theorist syndrome who is recruited into a pediatric surgical section of a prestigious hospital.
“Still a ways to go, though we can’t get there but being here first,” Kim pronounced on Instagram.
“The Good Doctor” was a strike after premiering in South Korea in 2013.
Kim would be executive writer of a shows. His prolongation company, 3AD, is formed during CBS Television Studios.
The network orders about 20 pilots of intensity shows in January. After they are produced, a pilots are presented to studio and network executives, when it will be motionless if it will be done into a full series.
“The Good Doctor” is one of 3 projects Kim has in growth during 3 networks by his prolongation association – and all 3 underline Asian-American characters.
CBS is building Kim’s “Exhibit A.” It’s a authorised play formed on a South Korean series, “My Lawyer, Mr. Jo.”
“Exhibit A” is about a ashamed Korean-American prosecutor who becomes a invulnerability profession operative in Los Angeles. Also operative on a plan are Ben Silverman, writer of “Jane a Virgin.”
A third show, “Re Jane, ” is being grown by TV Land, Paramount Television, prolongation association Anonymous Content and Kim. The half-hour comedy is blending from Patricia Park’s 2015 entrance novel of a same name.
Park’s book follows Jane Re, a half-Korean, half-American orphan, who lives in Flushing, Queens. The story is a contemporary retelling of “Jane Eyre.”
Looking to shun her life ruled by a normal element of nunchi (a multiple of good manners, hierarchy, and obligation), Jane becomes an au span for two English professors and their adopted Chinese daughter. The book will be created by Maria Maggenti of “Finding Carter, ” who also will executive furnish with Kim and Anonymous Content’s Steve Golin and Doreen Wilcox Little.
Kim concurred on Facebook that it is a prolonged highway from growth to indeed airing.
“There are still a array of hurdles nonetheless to jump, and many shows in growth never make it to air,” he said.
Kim’s family changed from South Korea to Bethlehem Township when he was 8. He graduated from Bethlehem’s Freedom High School in 1986.
The actor has lived and worked in Hawaii for years – initial as partial of a expel of “Lost” on ABC before fasten CBS’ “Hawaii Five-0” in 2010.
Kim plays Detective Chin Ho Kelly in a reconstitute of a renouned 1970s series. The uncover also stars Alex O’Loughlin as Steve McGarrett, Scott Caan as Danny “Danno” Williams and Grace Park as Kono Kalakaua. The uncover is in the seventh season.