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Allison Janney To Guest Star On Showtime's Masters Of Sex
It looks like Allison Janney is intent on getting back into television. About a month ago, we learned that the West Wing star was signed on to star alongside Anna Faris in Chuck Lorre's CBS comedy pilot, Mom, and it also looks like we'll be seeing her in Showtime's upcoming drama series Masters of Sex, playing the wife of Beau Bridges character.
Masters Of Sex And Ray Donovan Trailer Showcases Sex, Violence And Suspense
Showtime decided to combine their first look at Masters of Sex with their first look at Ray Donovan, two promising looking series that, when presented back to back against one another, have noticeably different tones. One is risqué and sexy, the other suspenseful and a little violent. Both look like they could be great new series for the premium cable channel.
Showtime Picks Up Ray Donovan And Masters Of Sex
Showtime will have two new drama series on the way; they’ve picked up both of the pilots they ordered this season, Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex. The first stars Liev Schreiber as a guy who “fixes” the scandalous problems of the rich and famous. The second is not nearly as titillating as the name implies – it’s actually about two pioneers in the field of human sexuality who were at the roots of America’s sexual revolution.
Lizzy Caplan Joins Masters Of Sex, Michael Sheen Replaces Bettany
Showtime has recently made a effort to cast film stars to head their most recent series and it's a strategy that seems to be working out quite well. Of course, that doesn't mean there haven't been a few casting bumps along the way, like Paul Bettany walking away from the upcoming Masters of Sex pilot. However, Showtime has done a tremendous job picking up the pieces by casting Michael Sheen in the vacated role and Lizzy Caplan to co-star.
Paul Bettany Is No Longer Starring In Showtime's Masters of Sex
It looks like it’s back to the drawing board as far as casting goes for Showtime’s drama pilot Masters of Sex. British actor Paul Bettany was set to play one of the two lead roles in the project, however it’s been reported that he’s no longer attached to star.
Paul Bettany Cast In Showtime's Masters Of Sex
Most of Paul Bettany’s acting credits are big screen projects, among which is the recently released Margin Call, however it looks like the British actor may be headed to the small screen as he’s signed on to star in a Showtime drama pilot called Masters of Sex.