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What To Watch If You Love 'The Affair'

September 4, 2020 624 votes 51 voters 2.2k views55 items

List RulesVote up the films and television series that you know other fans of 'The Affair' will love.

If you just finished The Affair and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to The Affair that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of relationship drama that you had while watching your favorite episodes of The Affair.

With lots of options, including Docttor Foster is a beautiful choice, and even movies like Gone Girl, a film that follows a cheating husband, deciding what to watch after The Affair will really just depend on your mood.

This list of shows The Affair is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other The Affair fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes. So what are your favorite movies and TV series like The Affair? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.

  • Doctor Foster
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    Doctor Foster is a British drama television series that is set to first broadcast on BBC One. The five-part series, written by Mike Bartlett, is about Doctor Jenny Foster suspecting her husband has been having an affair and finding out the truth....  more
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  • Why Women Kill
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    Why Women Kill (CBS All Access, 2019) is an American dark comedy-drama web television series created by Marc Cherry. Following the stories of a housewife in the ‘60s, a socialite in the ‘80s and a lawyer in 2018, each dealing with infidelity in their marriages the series examines how the roles of women have changed throughout the decades but how their reaction to betrayal... has not....  more
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  • Mrs Wilson
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    Mrs Wilson (BBC One, 2018), is a British television drama starring and executive produced by Ruth Wilson, who plays the role of her real-life grandmother. In 1963, Alison Wilson's happy home life is shattered upon the death of her husband, novelist and former MI6 officer Alexander "Alec" Wilson, and she discovers she is not the only Mrs. Wilson....  more
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  • The Fall
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    The Fall (BBC Two, 2013) is a British-Irish crime drama television series created by Allan Cubitt. Metropolitan Police Superintendent Stella Gibson (Gillian Anderson) sets out to capture a family man (Jamie Dornan) who lives a double life as a serial killer....  more
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