|Flavio Parenti||Edoardo Jr.|
|Gabriele Ferzetti||Edoardo Sr.|
|Waris Ahluwalia||Mr. Kulbelkian|
At a dinner -- during which her husband, Tancredi, learns that he and his son Edoardo Recchi Jr. are about to assume control of the Edoardo Recchi Sr.'s lucrative business -- Emma meets a chef named Antonio . Antonio and Emma soon find themselves in bed together. With the family already divided over the elder Recchi's unusual plans, Emma's affair is the wild card that might divide the family for good.