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Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Adds Rene Auberjonois and Courtney B. Vance

 

Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Adds Rene Auberjonois and Courtney B. Vance

 

‘Masters of Sex’ isn’t holding back on its Season 2 cast. Courtney B. Vance and Rene Auberjonois have both booked guest gigs on the Showtime drama.

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Vance, known for roles on ‘FlashForward’ and ‘Law & Order: Criminal Intent’, is set to recur as Dr. Hendricks, who is head of an African-American hospital in St. Louis. His overall goal is to racially integrate his hospital. As for Auberjonois (‘Boston Legal,’ ‘Warehouse 13’), he’ll play Dr. Papanikolaou, the inventor of the Pap smear.

These two actors join a slew of familiar faces for the second season of the drama led by Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, which follows two sexuality researchers and pioneers named William Masters and Virginia Johnson. Such familiar faces include ‘Breaking Bad’s Betsy Brandt who will play Barbara, secretary to William Masters, and funny lady Sarah Silverman whose role is being kept under wraps, except for her name, which is Helen.

RELATED NEWS: Sarah Silverman Joining Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’

‘Masters of Sex’ Season 2 debuts Sunday, July 13 at 10/9c, after the season premiere of ‘Ray Donovan.’


Details
Person:
- Courtney B. Vance
- Rene Auberjonois
Show:
- Masters of Sex
Network:
- SHOWTIME

Written by: Allyson Koerner
May 19th, 2014, 10:43 pm

Images courtesy of Jemal Countess/Getty Images North America, Brian Ach/Getty Images North America

mattoaks

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Message Posted On May 20th, 2014, 4:12 am

It's tricky when you read the headline, then look at the pictures.  I assumed by the names that it was two females.  Definitely not the case!

 

sjc999

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Message Posted On May 19th, 2014, 11:44 pm

Not two people I want to see naked.

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