1956: Dr. Charles Alfred Kinsey, Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, dies. Fertility surgeon and specialist, Dr. William Howell Masters, also fascinated with the science surrounding human sexuality, meets future research partner, Virginia Ellis Johnson, at Washington University in Missouri.
Come together (Season 3)
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had originally agreed to star as Dr. William H. Masters, but withdrew and was replaced by Michael Sheen
. Interestingly, Bettany is British and Sheen is Welsh, while the real-life Masters was born and raised in the U.S. See more
In the 1950s, the average price of a cup of coffee was ten cents, and full meals could be purchased for around fifty cents. However, at the hospital cafeteria, actors give the cashier several dollar bills when they buy a small snack or cup of coffee and receive no change back. See more