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Emmys 2014: Lizzy Caplan on snubs,TV's 'flood' of great female roles
Emmys 2014: Lizzy Caplan on snubs,TV's 'flood' of great female roles

On the Showtime 1950s-set drama "Masters of Sex," Lizzy Caplan stars as famed sex researcher Virginia Johnson, a role that has required her to wear restrictive period-appropriate undergarments, perform all sorts of intimate acts on camera and, perhaps most difficult of all, move beyond the "Lizzy Caplan Type" -- that is, the smart, sarcastic girl who's always ready with a cutting remark. The efforts paid off Thursday morning with an Emmy nomination in the intensely competitive lead drama actress category. We talked to Caplan about this year's heavy snub count, the richness of roles for women on the small screen and what's ahead in Virginia's...

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