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Alan Sepinwall of Hit Fix praised lead actors Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, calling them "terrific", and saying that "Masters of Sex is the best new show of the fall by a very long stretch.
It's also a refreshing anomaly: a prestige cable drama that doesn't feel like a recombination of elements from 15 shows that came before it." According to Robert Lloyd, the Los Angeles Times television critic, the show is a "handsome thing, another well-dressed romp through the American mid-century, when things (we imagine) were simpler and (so we like to think) less sophisticated, but also more exciting.
David Wiegand of the San Francisco Chronicle particularly praises the performances, calling them "extraordinary" and "stunning", and noting the series' A-list directors, among them Michael Apted and John Madden.
Hank Stuever of The Washington Post wrote that after the first two episodes, "the characters get better and more complex, the story builds, strange things start to happen and now I can't wait to see how its interweaving plots unfold.
Set in the 1950s through the late 1960s, the series tells the story of Masters and Johnson (Dr.
William Masters and Virginia Johnson) who are portrayed by Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan. It was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Drama Series in 2013.
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"They were so taboo it was hard to find research drawings.
People didn’t even put them in writing." He obtained some vintage vibrators and dildos for use in the series along with acquiring condoms manufactured in the era (which did not have the reservoir tips of modern condoms).
The consensus reads: "Boasting an expanded storyline and broader focus, Masters of Sex On Rotten Tomatoes, it has a 74% approval rating among critics based on 27 reviews, with a rating average of 7.8 out of 10.