Showtime’s Golden Globe winning drama series The Affair will receive its UK premiere on Sky Atlantic on Wednesday May 13th at 9pm, with a double-bill, it has been announced.
The Affair explores the emotional effects of an extramarital relationship. Noah is a New York City schoolteacher and novelist who is happily married, but resents his dependence on his wealthy father-in-law. Alison is a young waitress trying to piece her life and marriage back together in the wake of a tragedy. The provocative drama unfolds when Alison and Noah meet in Montauk at the end of Long Island. The drama series was created by Sarah Treem & Hagai Levi Dominic and stars Dominic West (The Wire), Ruth Wilson (Luther), Maura Tierney (ER) and Joshua Jackson (Fringe). It has already secured two Golden Globe wins, one for best drama series and another for Ruth Wilson in the best actress in a drama series category.
TVWise’s UK Premiere Dates page has been updated with this new information.