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Showtime has ordered a new drama pilot titled The Affair, the networked announced Friday.

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Created by In Treatment producers Sarah Treem and Hagai Levi, the project will follow two marriages in the aftermath of an affair. Treem, who is also an award-winning playwright, wrote the one-hour drama, which will tell the story from the male and female perspectives.Shameless' Mark Mylod will executive-produce alongside Treem and Levi.