3AD is a film and television production company established by actor/producer Daniel Dae Kim in 2013. In 2017, the company had its first production air with ABC’s The Good Doctor, based on a Korean format about a surgeon living with autism. The Good Doctor was the No. 1 rated new broadcast drama in its premiere season and received a full season order on October 3rd, 2017. That same year its lead actor, Freddie Highmore, received a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actor in a Drama Series for his portrayal of Dr. Shaun Murphy.3AD signed a two year first look deal with ITV Studios America in 2017. They were previously in a deal with CBS Studios.The company’s current personnel include Head of Development Rina Brannen, Manager of Development Johnny Chiou, and Development Coordinator Quinn Wilcox.