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The Affair

The Affair

Details: 2014 Drama 5 seasons
Descr: A grieving waitress, Alison, starts an extramarital affair with Noah, an accomplished teacher and budding novelist. The repercussions of their affair begin to destabilise their respective marriages.
Number Of Seasons: 5
Theme Song: Container
Network: SHOWTIME
Awards: Golden Globe Award for Best Television Series u2013 Drama, MORE
Writers: Sarah Treem, Hagai Levi, Eric Overmyer, Kate Robin, Melanie Marnich, Dan LeFranc, Sarah Sutherland
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