The promised life: the previews (plot and cast) of the first episode (rerun)
Tonight, Monday 19 July 2021, at 9.20 pm on Rai 1, the first episode of La vita promessa, a fiction with Luisa Ranieri, aired in 2018 again on the main Rai network, will be aired in rerun. The TV series is a Rai Fiction-Picomedia production, directed by Ricky Tognazzi, and tells the story of an Italian family in search of redemption, between dreams and inevitable disappointments. The protagonist is Carmela, a beautiful and resolute Sicilian, but also and above all a wife in love and a protective mother. But let’s see the previews (plot and cast) of the first episode. All the information below.
But let’s see together the advances (plot) of the first episode of La vita promessa which is composed of two episodes. In the first we are in the 1920s. At the head of the Carrizzo family is Carmela, a tenacious and combative Sicilian who escapes the desire and abuses of Vincenzo Spanò, an unscrupulous farmer who persecutes her to the point of beating her son Rocco, who will remain disabled for life, and kill her husband, who encouraged the peasants to react to the exploitation of the landowners. Carmela, for the love of her children, decides to emigrate to America.
In the second episode of La vita promessa we are still in New York, Carmela faces difficulties and disappointments: in Ellis lsland she has also changed her surname Carrizzo to Rizzo, but this will prove to be an unconscious luck. Her new husband, Matteo Schiavon, a good but weak man, introduces her to the dark side of Little Italy, where a handful of criminals affiliated in gangs by origin, blackmail poor wretches like him on behalf of the mysterious “Black Hand. “. But there is more: Carmela does not know that Spanò has sworn to himself to find her, continuing to have a true obsession for her.
The promised life: the cast
We saw the plot of the first episode of La vita promessa aired tonight in rerun on Rai 1, but what is the complete cast of the fiction? Here is the list of actors with their respective roles:
- Luisa Ranieri: Carmela Rizzo
- Thomas Trabacchi: Amedeo Ferri
- Francesco Arca: Vincenzo Spanò
- Miriam Dalmazio: Rosa Canuto
- Vittorio Magazzù: Alfredo Rizzo
- Giuseppe Spata: Antonio Rizzo
- Francesca Di Maggio: Maria Rizzo
- Emilio Fallarino: Rocco Rizzo
- Primo Reggiani: Alfio Genna
- Marcello Mazzarella: Lucky Luciano
- Arturo Muselli: Cesare Vitale / Peter Costa
- Stefano Dionisi: Bruno Morelli
- Eleonora Giovanardi: Rita Di Leo
- Brenno Placido: Turi Pogany
Streaming and tv
Where to see The Promised Life on live TV and live streaming? The fiction is aired in reruns on Rai 1 on Monday evening at 21.20. It will also be possible to follow it in live streaming through the Direct section of RaiPlay.it, the free state TV platform that allows you to follow the various Rai programs live. Always on RaiPlay the whole season is already available.