'Masters of Sex' Season 2: Sarah Silverman joins as recurring guest star

sarah-silverman-masters-of-sex-season-2.jpg You'll be seeing a very familiar face on "Masters of Sex" next season.

Sarah Silverman has joined the Showtime drama for Season 2, the network announced on Monday (April 28). The Emmy-winning comedian and actress will recur as the guest-starring role of Helen. Additional details about Silverman's character will be released in the future.

"Masters of Sex" isn't the first period-piece for Silverman. Her next big project is Seth MacFarlane's upcoming spaghetti Western "A Million Ways to Die in the West."

Season 2 production is currently underway on the Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan drama, and it will premiere on Sunday, July 13 at 10 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime.
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