• Nursery: Showtime's 'Masters of Sex' Set

    Production designer Michael Wylie names the nursery as his favorite room in Dr. Masters' house. "It’s cute but follows along with the stark Scandinavian feel of the rest of the house," he…   See the Image

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

    Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Caplan) and William Masters (Michael Sheen) cook in Dr. Masters' midcentury modern kitchen. Production designer Michael Wylie based this set on his own home. “I literally took…   See the Image

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

    Michael Sheen stars as William Masters in Showtime's Masters of Sex.   See the Image

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

    Production designer Michael Wylie built the entire house set on a stage at Sony, using as many period materials as possible. "The curtains and light fixtures are all from that time period,” he…   See the Image

  • 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