‘Doogie Howser’ Female-Fronted Reboot Coming to Disney+

Published on Apr 09, 2020

‘Doogie Howser’ Female-Fronted Reboot Coming to Disney+

Doogie Howser, M.D.” is getting a female-fronted reboot on Disney+.

Variety reported that the series is getting rebooted as “Doogie Kealoha, M.D.” (working title) and will take place in Hawaii. Kourtney Kang will write and executive produce the series. “Doogie Kealoha, M.D.” will reportedly center on a 16-year-old half-Asian, half-Caucasian girl who works as a doctor, reflecting Kang’s own Hawaiian background.

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The project has not been officially announced but sources close to production confirmed the news to IndieWire.

Jake Kasden and Melvin Mar will also executive produce the upcoming series, according to Variety. Dayna and Jesse Bocho will serve as producers. 20th Century Fox Television, which produced the original series, will also produce. Kang, Kasden,

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Author: Tyler Hersko