The France Télévisions group is planning many novelties for the year 2023.
TELEVISION – Documentaries, series and always more programs… 2023 is a busy year for France Television. In an interview published this Saturday, December 3 in The Parisian, Anne Holmes, the new program director of the public group, took stock of the start of the season, announced the news that is expected for next year, as well as the programs that will not return to the air.
Among the novelties of the year 2023, the director confirmed for the first time the great return of the show ” Interurban », which will be presented by Nagui and Bruno Guillon. The Poitiers Futuroscope would be one of the ways explored by France Télévisions to host the program. “To renew the format, using digital is one of the clues”explained Anne Holmes.
“Among the great shows planned until then, we will also have the evening of December 31 in Fontainebleau, presented by Stéphane Bern and that of the Yellow Pieces with many international stars”, still announced our colleagues. But also ” “The great evening of cabaret”hosted by Nicky Doll and again Stéphane Bern, “love song festival entrusted to Laury Thilleman, or unpublished numbers of the game”100% logical”piloted by Cyril Féraud”, she added. A television version of 1000 euro game France Inter is also under study.
“Drag Race” in prime time
After the success of the show dedicated to drag queens, drag race, on France 2, the management of France Télévisions now plans to broadcast it on “primetime” and no longer on broadcast in the second part of the evening. Some programs are not so lucky, such as “Yesterday Today and Tomorrow”, by Laurent Ruquier that “has not found its audience and should not return to the air”, according to Anne Holmes. Animator “already working on another format”assured, however.
The MasterChef cooking show will not return either according to the director, while the Claire Chazal program, “Passage of the Arts” He would still see his return suspended with the approval of Michel Field, director of culture for France Télévisions, said the director of programs.
the cult series life is more beautiful, whose broadcast ceased last November, if it was replaced by a newspaper dedicated to the Olympic Games from January. Hosted by Carole Gaessler, the program will address the Olympic Games for “the prism of health, the course of athletes or regions”explained Anne Holmes.
“The Gravediggers”, adapted to fiction
On France 5, Monday evening will now be dedicated to the environment from January. “This box will decipher a theme related to ecology every week through different formats. Here you will find the new version of thalassa with Diego Bunuel. There will also be “in the forehead” by Hugo Clément, as well as the documentary series by Martin Boudot “Green with rage” Y “Planet Killers” », announced again. New evening documentaries, such as “ France in the eyes of Thomas Pesquet » will also make a comeback.
On the series side, “Candice Renoir” won’t be the subject of six new episodes, but only two primetime events. In the news, a series on slavery, “The Chained”It has just been confirmed by France Télévisions, while Victor Castanet’s book investigates the Orpea case, “the gravediggers”, will be adapted to fiction. “Finally, Josée Dayan will direct”Goodbye vinyls”, a TV movie with Isabelle Adjani about a comeback singer who will be dethroned by a young performer. Filming will begin in mid-December.Anne Holmes announced.
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