Get ready to have an affair with Showtime.
The network's provocative new drama The Affair will debut on Sunday, Oct. 19 at 10/9c, Showtime announced at the Television Critics Association's fall previews on Friday.
The Affair tells the story of Noah (Dominic West), a New Yorker spending the summer on Long Island with his family who begins an affair with Allison (Ruth Wilson), a woman who works at a pancake house. Allison is married to Cole (Joshua Jackson), a tough cowboy who manages a ranch, while Noah is married to Helen (Maura Tierney), his college sweetheart and best friend whose life is turned upside down by Noah's infidelity.
Watch the first trailer for The Affair:
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