TVA and Endemol Shine North America are pleased to announce an exclusive production and broadcast rights agreement that will bring Star Académie back to TVA as of 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 show has enjoyed a tremendous amount of success in the region and we are working closely with the TVA team to bring it back stronger than ever for the viewers in Quebec”.
“The return of Star Académie reflects our desire to create events that bring people together,” says Suzane Landry, Senior Director, Stations & Programming, TVA. “By reviving this show that made such an impression in Quebec, TVA is maintaining its commitment to showcasing fresh local talent for viewers and for the entire industry.”
No interviews about the show or the terms of the agreement will be given at this time.