Channel 4 joins Masters of Sex

Channel 4 in the UK has become the latest international broadcaster to acquire Showtime’s forthcoming series Masters of Sex.

Masters of Sex

Masters of Sex

The series, starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, is based on the lives of pioneering sex experts Dr William Masters and Virginia Johnson.

Masters of Sex (12×60′) was acquired by Channel 4 from Sony Pictures Television.

It will launch on Channel 4 in the autumn after its debut in the US on September 29.

Masters of Sex is a Sony Pictures Television production for Showtime. The executive producers are Sarah Timberman, Carl Beverly, Michelle Ashford, John Madden and Judith Verno.

The show has also been acquired by Canada’s Movie Central and The Movie Network, and SBS in Australia.

Source: Channel 4