Showtime has announced plans to renew their hit drama series’ Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex for third seasons.
Showtime President David Nevins made the announcement today. “Both Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex are quintessentially Showtime: bold, provocative, premium television with production values at the top of the food chain,” says Nevins in a statement. “These acclaimed shows are filled with complex and interesting characters and settings that will no doubt give audiences compelling television to invest in for seasons to come.”
Both shows are critically acclaimed and Masters of Sex scored an impressive five Emmy Award nominations this year including noms for Lizzy Caplan,Beau Bridges and Allison Janney. Ray Donovan’s Jon Voight has also received an Emmy nomination for his role as Mickey Donovan.
Ray Donovan and Masters of Sex will receive 12 one-hour episode orders, and will begin production in early 2015.
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