April 17, 2024

Canal, it’s over!

Three years later, all is forgotten. At last, for Sébastien Thoen and Vincent Bolloré. Dismissed with a bang from Canal+ after a sketch parodying the CNews show L’Heure des Pros, presented by Pascal Praud, the bridgehead of the Bolloré group, the comedian is now getting ready to return to Canal+. The former Action Discrète troublemaker will be starring in Merci Patron, an auto-fi…

Three years later, all is forgotten. At last, for Sébastien Thoen and Vincent Bolloré. Dismissed with a bang from Canal+ after a sketch parodying the CNews show L’Heure des Pros, presented by Pascal Praud, the bridgehead of the Bolloré group, the comedian is now getting ready to return to Canal+. The former Action Discrète troublemaker will be starring in Merci Patron, an auto-fiction he wrote with Alexandre Gonzalez.

Announced last summer our friend Sébastien Thoen, who didn’t get the send-off he deserved. We wish him well. We know that Marie Portolano’s fine spirit will ensure continuity on Canal Sports Club. There’s no doubt about it, he said, before quoting Coluche, one of the founders of our fine channel: you have to be wary of comedians, because sometimes they say things in jest.

Stéphane (Guy), I’d already told him several times that this wasn’t his channel, that he couldn’t use it to say things that were on his mind. I myself have never allowed myself to do that, explained Canal+ Chairman Maxime Saada. May