Michael Sheen's show proves hit with one million US viewers
ONE million TV viewers have tuned into Michael Sheen's new show following its launch.
The new drama the Masters of Sex, starring the 44-year-old Port Talbot actor, averaged the large audience share and its cumulative audience stood at 1.4 million for its two US airings.
It is on a par with the opening night figures for Homeland.
The show has been promoted with a billboard advertising campaign across Los Angeles.
It was offered two weeks before its premiere across a range of platforms, including on demand channels and websites on both Showtime on demand and Showtime anytime.