You gotta love how much this terrific new cover from Entertainment Weekly, featuring actors Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan, resembles this photo of the real Masters and Johnson from my book. Ok, Bill and Virginia are not locked in an embrace but they do look like they're sitting on the same 1950s couch. And in both renditions, Dr. Masters is wearing his trademark bow-tie! Of course, Lizzy does a great job of channelling her inner Virginia Johnson, too!
... And let's not forget, the author gets to chat it up about Masters of Sex in the new Sony Blu-Ray Package released June 24 by Sony. Here's what the press release says:
Blu-ray Exclusive Special Features:
The Real Masters: A Conversation with Thomas Maier
-Masters of Sex is based upon the biography of Masters and Johnson by acclaimed biographer Thomas Maier. In this featurette, Maier shares some of the most amazing discoveries he made about the lives of Masters and Johnson while researching them for his book. Maier also talks about the extraordinary influence that Masters and Johnson have had on American culture in general.