The Good Doctor Season 6: Release Schedule, Number of Episodes & Where To Watch
The Good Doctor Season 6 release schedule and number of episodes: The new season premiered on Oct 3, 2022, and it is going to have more episodes than the previous seasons.
The Good Doctor is a popular American medical drama television series based on the South Korean series of the same name that premiered in 2013. The series debuted on September 25, 2017. Despite the mixed critical responses, the series has received immense love from viewers owing to its thrilling plot and splendid performances. The sixth season of the series premiered on ABC on Monday, Oct 3, 2022.
The first episode titled Afterparty picks up after a shocking cliffhanger ending to the first season. The trauma of seeing people he cares for in life-threatening situations after a violent attack at his wedding affects Shaun in more ways than one. Now, the fans are excited for more. Also, the fans are asking how many episodes The Good Doctor season 6 has. Here’s what you need to know.
How many episodes in The Good Doctor Season 6?
ABC has officially confirmed that the sixth season is going to have 22 episodes, a significant increase from prior seasons, which normally had 18 or 20 episodes. The sixth episode of the new season marks the show’s 100th episode.
The Good Doctor season 6 Release Schedule
Like the previous five seasons, the sixth season will also follow a weekly release schedule. A new episode will air on Monday nights at 10:00 pm. However, don’t expect a new episode every Monday night as we are assured that there are going to be several breaks during the whole season 6 run. The titles of nine episodes have been revealed:
- Episode 1: Afterparty on Oct 3, 2022
- Episode 2: Change of Perspective on Oct 10, 2022
- Episode 3: A Big Sign on Oct 17, 2022
- Episode 4: Shrapnel on Oct 24, 2022
- Episode 5: Growth Opportunities on Oct 31, 2022
- Episode 6: Hot and Bothered on Nov 21, 2022
- Episode 7: Hot and Bothered on Nov 28, 2022
- Episode 8: Sorry, Not Sorry on Dec 5, 2022
- Episode 9: Broken or Not on Dec 12, 2022
Though the finale date hasn’t been announced, we expect it to air around May or June 2023.
Where to watch The Good Doctor?
In the United States, you can watch the new episodes live on ABC which is available on all traditional cable subscriptions. You can also stream the new episodes on demand on Hulu. The previous five seasons are also available on Hulu.
In the UK, The Good Doctor Season 6 premiered on Tuesday, Nov 1, 2022, at 9pm on Sky Witness. Past seasons have been made available on Sky TV and its streaming service NOW. It is likely to be the case again. The previous five seasons are available on Now TV.
Coming to India, you can stream the previous five seasons on Sony LIV and Netflix. Season 6 episodes are also getting released on Sony LIV on Tuesdays, i.e. a day after they air in the US. The previous five seasons are also available on Netflix and Prime Video.
In Australia, you can catch new episodes as well as the previous seasons of The Good Doctor on the 7+ streaming service. The first four seasons are also available on Netflix, Prime Video, Stan and Disney Plus.