Across 71 episodes, Highmore has starred as Dr. Shaun Murphy in ABC’s hit series The Good Doctor, on which he also writes, directs and exec produces. In 2018, Highmore was nominated for Best Actor in the TV Drama Series category at the Golden Globes for his turn on The Good Doctor.
Highmore also portrayed the iconic Norman Bates in the Emmy-nominated A&e series, Bates Motel, on which he again wrote and directed episodes.
Highmore’s production company, Alfresco Pictures, currently has a deal at Sony. Alfresco Pictures develops scripted series for broadcast, cable, streaming services and international co-productions that includes Leonardo, a series about Italian master artist Leonardo da Vinci that Highmore also exec produces and stars in. Produced by Italy’s Lux Vide and Rai Fiction alongside Man in the High Castle outfit Big Light Productions,