“Masters of Sex” Season 2 Episode 3 “Fight” airs on Sunday, July 27, 2014, at 9:00 p.m. on Showtime. William Masters (Michael Sheen) and Virginia Johnson (Lizzy Kaplan) continue with their secret affair at the motel. WARNING: Spoilers ahead! Read only if you want to learn more about Movie News Guide’s (MNG) “Masters of Sex” Season 2 Episode 3 “Fight” spoilers, including a brief recap of Episode 2 “Kyrie Eleison.”
Previously on Season 2 Episode 2“Kyrie Eleison” (air date: July 20, 2014), Bill (Michael Sheen) started working on his study over a new institution headed by Douglas Greathouse (Danny Huston) at the Gateway Memorial Hospital. Libby (Caitlin Fitzgerald) caused a lot of changes in Bill’s life. She was the one who hired Bill’s incompetent secretary named Barbara (Betsy Brandth) and Coral (Keke Palmer), an African-American nanny.
Bill continued to take new cases including his former test subject, Betty (Annaleigh Ashford), and a rich man’s daughter. Gene (Greg Grunberg) expressed his interest on getting Betty pregnant, but he didn’t know that she was sterile. Betty threatened him that they will remove their funds if he told Gene about her secret.
Rose, on the other hand, was sent by his parents for examination after an illegal abortion. It was said that her promiscuity made her agree to her parents’ wishes. Rose and her parents wanted him to operate on her to become sterile. Bill refused and put an UID on her instead. He promised her that they will find a cure for her in the future.
Meanwhile, Gini (Lizzy Caplan) found it hard to move on after the scandal that caused both their careers at the Washington University. She was informed by Bill that their joint sex study wasn’t enough to secure her place in his new job. She continued her underpay work with Dr. DePaul. During one of their shoots, she found out that Dr. DePaul’s cervical cancer continued to get worse.
Later, she met with Vivian (Rose McIver), Barton Scully’s (Beau Bridges) daughter. Vivian told her that her parents went away to Europe. It was after Barton’s failed suicide attempt caused her a broken arm. Vivian also warned Gini for leaving Ethan (Nicolas D’ Agosto) again.
SPOILER ALERT: “Masters of Sex” Season 2 Episode 3 “Fight” is directed by Michael Apted and written by Amy Lippman.
According to TV Guide, Gini will unearthen few dark secrets from Bill’s sad childhood during one of their moments together. The former co-workers started on seeing each other in “Parallax” while they deal with the aftermath of the failed presentation separately. Can they make their relationship work? Will anyone find out about their affair? What about Bill’s strained relationship with his wife and newborn child?
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