Masters continues his work as the only white doctor in a black hospital, but it costs him his gynecology practice. Robert confronts Libby over the treatment of his sister. Betty and her former lover reunite. Johnson struggles to fix things with DePaul, who now knows what is going on with Masters.
Masters of Sex is a one-hour drama starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, who portray the real-life pioneers of the science of human sexuality, William Masters and Virginia Johnson. The series chronicles the unusual lives, romance and pop culture trajectory of Masters and Johnson. Their research touched off the sexual revolution and took them from a Midwestern teaching hospital in St. Louis to the cover of Time magazine and nearly a dozen appearances on TV talk show host Johnny Carson’s couch.
Masters of Sex season 2, episode 5 airs Aug. 10 at 10 p.m. EDT on Showtime.