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Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan, Caitlin Fitzgerald, Nicholas D'Agosto, Teddy Sears, Beau Bridges, Allison Janney, Josh Charles, Julianne Nicholson

Josh Charles Joins 'Masters of Sex' After Leaving 'The Good Wife'

May 06, 2015 09:05:28

has landed his first major acting gig post-"". The actor is set to star in the upcoming third season of "". He will take a recurring role of Daniel Logan.

His character is described as "a self-made businessman working in the scent industry. In an attempt to bottle the smell of sex and market an aphrodisiac to the general public, Dan seeks out Masters () and Johnson's () expertise on desire. A charismatic salesman, Dan's involvement with Masters and Johnson becomes complicated."


Sarah Silverman Returning to 'Masters of Sex' Season 3

August 27, 2014 04:08:20

"" is yet to end its second season, but a scoop from the upcoming season 3 was shared by at the 2014 Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, August 25. To E!, the comedienne said she's back for the next installment of the Showtime series.

"I'll be back next season to finish the story up-if I'm allowed," she said on the red carpet, before jokingly adding, "I'm [bleeping] the star of the show. No, I got my job from auditioning." The 43-year-old is currently dating the show's lead actor . She first appeared on the drama show as Betty's ex-girlfriend Helen earlier this month.


'Masters of Sex' Ad Has Strangers Undress Each Other

July 12, 2014 09:07:16

Showtime apparently tries to copy what William Masters and Virginia Johnson did for their research in 1957 with a "" ad. Titled "Undress Me", the black-and-white video opens with a statement which reads, "In 1957, William Masters and Virginia Johnson began asking men and women to undress for science. In 2014, we celebrate with 20 strangers undressing each other for fun."

The 3-minute clip features strangers pairing up to undress each other. They begin with awkward introduction and small talks before stripping down to their undies, with the help of their respective partners. Many are giggling during the process, but they end up in bed together and some even proceed to kiss and cozy up.


'Masters of Sex' Season 2 Promos: Lofe Affair Interferes With Professional Partnership

June 28, 2014 11:06:40

Showtime hypes up the anticipation for "" season 2 by debuting new promos. The videos highlight the affair between William Masters and Virginia Johnson that takes a new level as it moves from the lab to a bedroom.

"Sex, enjoy it if and when you can. It's a biological function. But, keep your heart out of it," she says in the trailer, but they later realize that what happens between them is much more than a sex study. "Things have changed," she says.


Annaleigh Ashford Promoted to Series Regular on 'Masters of Sex'

December 04, 2013 09:12:48

Annaleigh Ashford is ditching her role in Broadway musical "Kinky Boots" to commit to Showtime's "". The actress, who did a recurring role on the drama series' first season, has been upped to regular for season 2, Deadline confirmed.

Ashford takes on the role of young prostitute Betty Dimello, who assists 's Dr. William Masters in his research of human sexuality, on "Masters of Sex". Betty is a lesbian but she married a nice wealthy guy before the end of her arc. All the while, she was pinning on the love of her life, a woman, who may get screen time in second season.


New 'Masters of Sex' Trailer Shows the Challenge to Conduct Sex Research

August 09, 2013 04:08:30

Showtime has debuted a full-length trailer for its provocative new series "". The new video shows 's Virginia Johnson before she works with 's Dr. William H. Masters and the backlash she gets after joining his study about sex, which was considered taboo at that time.

Dr. Masters himself has a hard time convincing his friend and mentor Barton Scully () the aim of his study. The Provost of Washington University is concerned that it could cause a scandal and jeopardize the hospital's stellar reputation. A potential jealousy, on the side of Masters' wife, is also teased in the promo video.


Michael Sheen on Nudity on 'Masters of Sex': I Never Thought I Would Get Used to It

July 31, 2013 11:07:54

Nudity and sex scenes are inevitably going to be prominent on Showtime's "". At the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Tuesday, July 30, the cast talked about how they got comfortable doing it on the upcoming show.

"After a while of seeing so many people so naked in front of you, you inevitably just get used to it," said , who plays the late Dr. William Masters. "I never thought I would get so used to a naked woman in front of me, masturbating with a glass dildo."


First Footage of Showtime's 'Masters of Sex' and 'Ray Donovan'

December 08, 2012 10:12:21

Showtime has dropped the first sneak peek for its two upcoming shows, "" and "". Scheduled to premiere in 2013, both dramas are likely to tickle people's curiousity with their intriguing storylines.

In "Masters of Sex", and portray Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, the real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality. The series will chronicle "their unusual lives, romance and pop culture trajectory, which saw them go from a Midwestern teaching hospital to the cover of Time magazine and Johnny Carson's couch."


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