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.
Masters and Johnson work to save the practice from disintegrating in..
Masters and Johnson return from Topeka, each grappling with the trip..
Masters and Johnson go on the road and pose as a couple to investiga..
Masters looks to groom Art as his protege in a new area of research ..
Johnson looks to get her relationship with Masters back on track whi..
Johnson and Masters' troubles come to a head as the trial begins wit..
Johnson, Masters, Libby and Keller wind up together at a party throw..
Masters and Johnson adjust to new partners, but their respective cas..
Masters and Johnson turn to new partners in an effort to put the pas..
In the wake of their fallout, Masters and Johnson search for purpose..
Masters and Johnson's life work is jeopardized.
Johnson objects to Masters' program, due to missteps in protocol.
Masters continues his surrogacy program, which is now under Johnson'..
Virginia goes away with Dan Logan; Masters begins the surrogacy prog..
When they take on a new patient, Masters and Johnson are interviewed.
Masters and Johnson help a famous couple that hopes to revitalize th..
Johnson's parents visit and insert themselves in the Johnson women's..
Masters tries to convince Johnson to rededicate herself to the study..
Masters and Johnson try to capitalize on their growing fame.
Masters takes on a high-profile patient; Virginia and Libby come to ..
Masters and Johnson get ready to publish the results of their study...
Season 2 ends with Masters and Johnson passing the results of their ..
A television crew arrives to document Masters and Johnson's work.
Johnson tries to find a cure for Masters' sexual difficulties; Maste..
Masters bristles at Frank's insinuations about his and Estabrooks' d..
Masters privately treats a couple for infertility; Johnson gets in o..
Masters becomes impotent without Johnson's knowledge, after learning..
Hendricks bans Masters from using black participants in his study, b..
Masters breaks new ground by continuing his study as the only white ..
Johnson tries to cover when she and Masters are seen by Langham leav..
Virginia learns about Masters' troubled childhood when they meet at ..
Masters begins a new job at Memorial Hospital under Betty's extortio..
Season 2 begins with Masters dealing with the ramifications of his d..
Season 1 ends with Masters making a hospital-wide presentation of hi..
Masters accepts Libby's offer of help; Johnson and Dr. DePaul attend..
The hospital takes part in a civil defense drill; a former participa..
Masters and Johnson must convince Lester and Jane that the footage w..
Masters and Johnson decide to film the study; Johnson works on her c..
Masters and Johnson participate in the study; Libby pressures Dr. Ha..
Libby and Masters rest in Miami; Virginia and Jane try to debunk Fre..
Masters and Johnson include couples in the study; Johnson tries to c..
Masters and Johnson recruit new participants; Johnson's ex-husband w..
When research at the brothel creates inaccurate data, Masters resolv..