'Ray Donovan' & 'Masters Of Sex' Picked Up For Third Seasons

"Ray Donovan" will continue to be Hollywood's No. 1 fixer on Showtime.

The network has picked up Season 3 of the Liev Schreiber-starring show. Additionally, on Wednesday, Showtime President David Nevins announced the cable network has green lit Season 3 of "Masters of Sex," starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan.

"Both 'Ray Donovan' and 'Masters of Sex' are quintessentially Showtime: bold, provocative, premium television with production values at the top of the food chain,” Nevins said 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.”

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"Ray Donovan" and "Masters of Sex" will have 12-episodes each in their third seasons. Showtime said production begin in early 2015.

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