• Kitchen and Dining Area: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    Based on the lives of research team William H. Masters (played by Michael Sheen) and Virginia E. Johnson (played by Lizzy Caplan), the period drama takes place in the 1950s and ‘60s and features…   See the Gallery

  • Living Room: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    The set decorator from the Masters of Sex pilot episode purchased the couch and chairs in New York City, while all of the drapery was custom made at Warner Bros. "In true 1950s style, we had an…   See the Image

  • Living Room: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    The fireplace feature was handmade. "The rocks were formed by plasterers and individually painted by the show's great scenic painters,” said production designer Michael Wylie. “The pottery and…   See the Image

  • Living Room: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    The chairs were purchased from an antique store in Los Angeles. "We used pops of color against a relatively plain background," said production designer Michael Wylie. "The lamps and…   See the Image

  • Living Room: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    Production designer Michael Wylie loved the contrast between orange and blue in the living room. "It's a classic design choice from the period,” he said. “The use of very long drapes and sheers…   See the Image

  • Kitchen: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    Production designer Michael Wylie used period materials and fixtures throughout the set. "The lights are repro globes, and the flooring is real linoleum from Ireland,” he said. “The copper oven…   See the Image

  • Living and Dining Area: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    This photo shows the living room set up for a dinner party. "The flower arrangements are very old-fashioned, and we were sure to use the 1950s-style champagne glasses,” said production designer…   See the Image

  • Kitchen and Dining Area: Showtime’s ‘Masters of Sex’ Set

    The idea for the entire set was to convey a cold orderliness, said production designer Michael Wylie. "Dr. Masters was the king of his domain and he requires order,” he added. “There are very…   See the Image

  • Meryl Streep Sells Designer Home to A-Rod: Great Room

    Real estate certainly makes for strange bedfellows. Normally you wouldn’t put Oscar winner Meryl Streep in the same ZIP code as New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez, let alone the same sentence, but the…   Read the Blog

  • Meryl Streep Sells Designer Home to A-Rod: Great Room

    The Oscar-winning actress flipped the hallowed home to Yankee Alex Rodriguez, apparently so he can sit out the season in style in the Hollywood Hills.   See the Gallery