‘The Affair’ Season 3 Release Date, Official Trailer & News
“The Affair” kicked off its second season with an incredible growth of the viewing audience (+60.75%), garnering over 0.8 million viewers as well as universal acclaim among critics and viewers. Therefore, we were not surprised when on December 9, 2015, Showtime announced the third season of “The Affair.” However, millions of loyal fans of the psychological drama series are eager to know, when to expect the release date? According to the official announcement, “The Affair” Season 3 is set to premiere on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 10P|9C on Showtime. You can sign up for our notifications as well as get acquainted with the previews and recent news on the subject below.
Frankly, the decision on the renewal was predictable, given the impressive television ratings and a brilliant reception of the sophomore season of the psychological drama. Currently, according to IMDB, “The Affair” has a score of 8.0 out of 10 based on approximately 20,000 user votes, just about 50 reviews from viewers and 22 reviews from critics. At the same time, according to Rotten Tomatoes, the second season of the mysterious drama has an average score of 8.2 out of 10 and a 92% approval rating based on 19 reviews from critics, while the viewers have rated the second season of “The Affair” at 4.3 out of 5 with a 88% approval rating based on 273 user votes. Meanwhile, according to Metacritic, the second series of the psychological drama has a score of 78 out of 100 based on 15 reviews by critics, whereas the viewers have rated the second series at 8.4 out of 10 based on 37 user ratings. “The Affair” has a score of 4.6 stars out of 5 based on 676 user votes, according to Amazon Video as well.
The premiere of Season 2 has drawn 0.815 million viewers (+60.75% compared to previous season premiere) with a 0.18 demo rating (28.57%) among adults (18-49). At the same time, a finale of the series has garnered 1.111 million viewers (+12.34%) with a 0.34 demo rating (+41.67%) among adults (18-49). For comparisons, “The Affair” Season 1 averaged a 0.19 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 0.720 million total viewers. Looking at such figures, no surprise that Showtime has picked up “The Affair” for a next season.
“The Affair” depicts a sudden passion, which emerged between two troubled married people, and that eventually has led to inevitable consequences in their lives. “Haunted by recent hardship, Noah struggles to navigate the challenges of his old life while attempting to adapt to a new one. A new love interest isn’t enough to overcome a sense of dread, in Season 3 of ‘The Affair’,” according to Showtime. The TV series is created by Sarah Treem and Hagai Levi, who also serve as executive producers.
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Season 3 Release Date
“The Affair” Season 2 commenced on October 4, 2015 on Showtime, and its debut drew 0.815 million viewers, as well as has been praised by critics and viewers. Relying on such a successful launch of the second series, Showtime has confirmed the renewal of “The Affair” for a third season. “The Affair” Season 3 is set to premiere on Sunday, November 20, 2016 at 10P|9C on Showtime. Fortunately, thanks to our notification system, we’re able to notify you about the further updates of the drama series, as well as about the “The Affair” Season 3 release date. Don’t miss the premiere! Join our list of subscribers using the form below, and we’ll deliver a notification on the release date directly to your inbox.
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