Disney has provided a preview of episode 1 from one of their latest Disney+ Originals, “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.” Episode 1 will be available to stream globally from Wednesday, September 8, 2021.
Set in modern-day Hawai‘i, “Doogie Kamealoha, M.D.” – a coming-of-age dramedy inspired by the hit medical series “Doogie Howser, M.D.” – follows Lahela “Doogie” Kamealoha, a 16-year-old prodigy juggling a budding medical career and life as a teenager. With the support of her caring and comical ‘ohana (family) and friends, Lahela is determined to make the most of her teenage years and forge her own path.
Guiding Lahela (and also complicating things) is her career-driven mother Dr. Clara Hannon who’s also her supervisor at the hospital, her doting father Benny who helps keep her connected to what matters most, her free-spirited older brother Kai, her gregarious younger brother Brian Patrick, her best friend Steph, her surfer crush Walter and her fellow hospital colleagues, Dr. Lee, Charles and Noelani.
Doogie Kamealoha, M.D. Episode 1 – “Aloha – The Hello One”
Lahela is eager to experience some of life’s firsts, but professional responsibilities interfere.
Check out images from this episode below: