Vikings

2009, TV Show

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Halfway through the pilot episode of the Showtime series Masters of Sex, which is based on the story of real-life sex researchers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters leaves his wife, Libby, in the care of another doctor as she undergoes infertility treatments so he can slip into a neighboring examination room and watch a prostitute masturbate... It's an amazingly rich six minutes of television that manages not only to set up most of the first season's major plotlines and underlying emotional tensions, but also to explain the story's historical import. In a strictly factual sense, it's also mostly made up.

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Season 2, Episode 4
Catch highlights from the fourth episode of Vikings Season 2.

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The cast of Vikings describe how it feels to work a on a show where any character can die at any moment.

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The legend continues. Catch a special look of Vikings Season 2 on HISTORY before it premieres Thursday, February 27 at 10/9c.

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Chief makeup artist Tom McInerney explains the inspiration for the Vikings look, from the tattoos actors wear to their cuts and bruises.

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From Masters of Sex to Boardwalk Empire: How Accurate Are Fact-Based Dramas?

Halfway through the pilot episode of the Showtime series Masters of Sex, which is based on the story of real-life sex researchers Dr. William Masters and Virginia Johnson, Masters leaves his wife, Libby, in the care of another doctor as she undergoes infertility treatments so he can slip into a neighboring examination room and watch a prostitute masturbate... It's an amazingly rich six minutes of television that manages not only to set up most of the first season's major plotlines and underlying emotional tensions, but also to explain the story's historical import. In a strictly factual sense, it's also mostly made up.

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Premise: A historical and cultural examination of the Vikings.

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