TVLine Items: Homelander Gets Sex, Sherlock Special Update and More

Marin Ireland Masters of Sex

Homeland alumna Marin Ireland is about to become the Master of her domain.

The actress will recur on Season 2 of Showtime’s Masters of Sex as the wife of Christian Borle’s character, our sister site Deadline reports.

VIDEO Masters of Sex Season 2 Trailer

The couple comes to William Masters, seeking his help in conceiving a child.

Masters of Sex returns Sunday, July 13 at 10/9c.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Sam Waterston (The Newsroom) has joined Netflix’s upcoming comedy Grace and Frankie, per The Hollywood Reporter. The series stars Jane Fonda and Lily Tomlin as two nemeses whose husbands (Waterston, Martin Sheen)  announce they are in love with each other and plan to get married.

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* Sherlock‘s forthcoming special will be 90 minutes long, confirms executive producer Mark Gatiss.

* Lifetime is getting chatty. The network has ordered eight episodes of the live weekly talk show Undone With @AmandadeCadenet, premiering July 24 at 10:30 pm.

* National Geographic Channel has renewed the reality docu series Wicked Tuna for Season 4, per Deadline. The spin-off Wicked Tuna North Vs. South will debut August 17 at 10 pm.

* BBC Two has unveiled a trailer for the miniseries The Honorable Woman, airing stateside July 31 on SundanceTV. Maggie Gyllenhaal stars in the thriller, which follows one woman’s personal journey from London’s Whitehall and MI6 to the CIA in Washington to the Middle East to right the wrongs of her family’s past.

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  1. nate says:

    she looks like Gennifer Goodwin from the back

  2. gina says:

    I’ve been watching The Honourable Woman here in the UK and Maggie Gyllenhaal is a real tour de force in it. Excellent cast and acting all round.

  3. Heathers says:

    I don’t speak in Twitterese or @ or #. Wtf does that say about Lifetime’s new show?!