Star Académie to return to TVA in 2021!
August 23, 2019 - TVA and Endemol Shine North America are pleased to announce they have finalized a Format License deal allowing the return of Star Académie on TVA as soon as 2021.
TVA will offer again the TV phenomenon that reached millions of viewers with five seasons of broadcast in Quebec. With stellar entertaining performances by popular artists and proximity with upcoming talents thriving to stardom, Star Académie quickly became one of Quebec’s favorite shows and still has today an impact on Quebec’s culture.
“We are thrilled to be teaming with TVA once again for the return of ‘Star Académie,’” says Tania Jacobson, Endemol Shine’s Senior Vice President of Canadian Sales. “This series has enjoyed a tremendous amount of success in the region and we’re working closely with the TVA team to bring it back stronger than ever for the viewers in Quebec.”
« Star Académie’s return is part of our desire to offer large entertainment gatherings on Sundays evenings. In bringing back this landmark show in Quebec, TVA pursues its commitment to provide a premium window to discover new local talents to the public and also to the entire industry," says Suzane Landry, Senior Director of Programming of TVA.
For the time being, no interview or further comment will be made regarding the show or the modalities of the deal.