Showtime’s Masters Of Sex Pilot Finds Its Leads

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Showtime has found its lead actors for upcoming pilot Masters Of Sex. Michael Sheen (who will also serve as a producer) and Lizzy Caplan have been cast in the project which is based on Thomas Maier’s book Masters of Sex: The Life and Times of William Masters and Virginia Johnson, The Couple Who Taught America How To Love which chronicles the lives of human sexuality pioneers William Masters and Virginia Johnson. The pilot was green-lit by Showtime’s new President of Entertainment, David Nevins, back in November, 2011 and comes to the cable network from Sony Pictures Television. The project is being directed by John Madden and executive produced by Judith Verno, Sarah Timberman and Carl Beverly.