Dr. Q is an upcoming Disney live-action film based on the life of Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa (also known as "Dr. Q"). In March 2016, it was announced that Disney is working on a film based on the true-life story of an illegal immigrant from Mexico who became the current head of brain tumor surgery at John Hopkins Hospital. The film will be distributed by Walt Disney Pictures and Plan B, the production company run by Brad Pitt, Dede Gardner and Jeremy Kleiner, with Matt Lopez penning the screenplay and Tendo Nagenda and Allison Erlikhman will shepherd in the film.[1]


  1. "Brad Pitt's Plan B, Disney Team for True-Life Immigrant Tale 'Dr. Q' (Exclusive)", The Hollywood Reporter (March 3, 2016). Retrieved on March 3, 2016.