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Disney right this moment introduced that it’s rebooting ‘90s ABC medical drama Doogie Howser, M.D. for its Disney+ streaming service. The announcement comes with a very distinctive twist, nevertheless, as the brand new sequence will comply with a 16-year-old blended race Hawaiian woman within the titular position. The present’s working title is Doogie Kameāloha, M.D.
The previously announced Doogie Kameāloha, M.D. has now formally been picked as much as sequence will go into manufacturing later this yr with Kourtney Kang (Contemporary Off the Boat, How I Met Your Mom) writing and serving as government producer. Jake Kasdan and Melvin Mar will government produce as effectively whereas Dayna and Jesse Bochco will produce the half-hour comedy sequence.
“Doogie Howser M.D. is beloved by everybody at our studio, so we knew that if we have been going to reinvent it for a brand new era, we needed to have each the blessing and participation of the Bochcos and a creator with a contemporary, new take that made us lean in,” Carolyn Cassidy, president, 20th Tv stated in an announcement. “Kourtney’s imaginative and prescient for the character is so impressed, we’ve been dying to collaborate with Melvin and Jake once more, and Disney+ is strictly the suitable dwelling for this concept. We couldn’t be extra excited.”