Disney + released the trailer for Doctor Doogie, the TV series inspired by the famous 90s show that starred Neil Patrick Harris as a prodigy boy who at the age of 16 has already graduated and practices as a doctor.
Doctor Doogie is a coming-of-age dramedy whose stories follow Lahela “Doogie” Kamealoha, a 16-year-old prodigy who juggles a medical career that has just started and a life as a teenager. With the support of her caring and fun ‘ohana (family) and friends, Lahela is determined to make the most of her teenage years and forge her own path.
The Italian trailer of Doctor Doogie
Set in modern day Hawaii, Dr. Doogie is shot in O’ahu. Hawaii-born creator and executive producer Kourtney Kang (And Mom Finally Comes, Fresh Off the Boat), raised in a Philadelphia suburb of an Irish mother and Korean father, brings her story and life experience to this series. an Asian American girl.
Release date and details of the TV series
Doctor Doogie will be available starting September 8 exclusively on Disney +, with a new episode every Wednesday.
Peyton Elizabeth Lee (Andi Mack) stars in the series alongside a diverse and talented cast that includes: Kathleen Rose Perkins (Change of Direction) as Dr. Clara Hannon; Jason Scott Lee (Mulan) is Benny Kamealoha; Matthew Sato (Hawaii Five-0) is Kai Kamealoha; Wes Tian is Brian Patrick Kamealoha; Emma Meisel (American Horror Story) is Steph; Mapuana Makia (Discovering ‘Ohana) is Noelani, e Jeffrey Bowyer-Chapman (UnREAL) is Charles. Among the recurring actors there are also Alex Aiono (Discovering ‘Ohana) as Walter e Ronny Chieng (Crazy & Rich) in that of Dr. Lee.
Guest stars of the series include: Randall Park, Max Greenfield, Margaret Cho, Al Harrington, Amy Hill, David S. Jung, Jae Suh Park, Ty Simpkins, Kylie Cantrall and Jake Shimabukuro and many more. The episodes were directed by Gina Rodriguez (Jane The Virgin); Randall Park (Fresh Off The Boat); as well as executive producers Jake Kasdan; Jesse Bochco and Erin O’Malley.
Doctor Doogie’s executive producers are Melvin Mar, Jake Kasdan, Dayna Bochco, Jesse Bochco, Erin O’Malley, Matt Kuhn and Justin McEwen along with Kang.
The show is produced by 20th Television, as part of Disney Television Studios.