‘The Affair’ Series Premiere Date Announced and Trailer Released by Showtime

The Affair begins Sunday, October 19th At 10 PM on Showtime.

Starring Dominic West (The Wire), Ruth Wilson (Luther), Maura Tierney (ER) and Joshua Jackson (Fringe), The Affair will explore the psychological and emotional effects an extramarital affair has on two families from both the view of the men and the women involved, with all of the subjective memories the framing device entails. Showtime has also released the first trailer suggesting there is a murder mystery element to the series as well. Check it out below.

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