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David Shore          

Canadian Television Writer and Producer Known For "House" and "The Good Doctor"

David Shore is a Canadian television writer. He created the critically acclaimed series "House" and more recently, "Battle Creek," "Sneaky Pete" and "The Good Doctor." Shore co-wrote the season One pre-finale of "House," "Three Stories," which won the 2005 Emmy for Outstanding Writing for a Drama Series. Shore worked on "Family Law," "NYPD Blue" and "Due South," also producing many episodes of the latter. His work on "NYPD Blue" was nominated for two Emmy Awards.

Shore attended The University of Western Ontario for an undergraduate degree and the University of Toronto for his law degree in 1982. Following his education he initially worked as a municipal and corporate lawyer in his native Canada before he moved to Los Angeles to break into television.


Producer David Shore tells Israeli film students how he made ‘House’
Shore, best known as the producer/writer/showrunner of House and The Good Doctor, took part in a Zoom event that was part of the Meet the Masters series at the Ma’aleh Film School in Jerusalem.
'House’ Creator David Shore Explains Why TV Writing Is a “Magic Trick”
House‘s David Shore has gone from a medical to a crime drama with his upcoming Fox supernatural series Houdini & Doyle. That keeps the Emmy Award-winning showrunner on familiar ground with House, about the curmudgeonly Dr. Gregory House, a brilliant doctor solving medical mysteries...
‘The Good Doctor’ Phenomenon: Creator David Shore Says He Couldn’t Have Made This Show a Decade Ago, But Now It’s A Hit
Autistic characters aren’t new to TV, but the idea of a lead character with autism is rare. “This is a character that networks might have been afraid of putting on TV, afraid that he might not be relatable, 10 years ago,” Shore said. “I think the world is getting better despite some evidence to the contrary. We are watching a character that we’re not used to seeing on TV and we are relating to him.”

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