The star presenter of the PAF has come a long way. “It was a succession of catastrophes, I spent practically six months KO, with ups and downs”, he explained at the beginning of March at the microphone of Philippe Vandel on Europe 1. A series of tests which is not overcoming his determination. “A few months ago, I told my surgeon and the management of France Television that I will be back and in good shape at the beginning of spring. We are there”, rejoices the host. He salutes the confidence of Delphine Ernotte, president of France Télévisions. “She told me that my chair would be waiting for me. It was my engine. TV is my life.”
“Gad Elmaleh was more anxious than me”
For his big comeback, his whole band of comedians will be there, including Laurent Gerra, Anne Roumanoff, Eric Antoine and Les Chevaliers du fiel. “I was amazed to see the comedians moved, they who know how to laugh everything. Gad Elmaleh, the guest of honor, arrived with his valves but I saw that he was more anxious than me”, smiles Michel Drucker . Several shows were recorded this week, but without an audience, Covid-19 requires.
On the air for 57 years, Michel Drucker still does not plan to put his microphone away. “I have been offered several times to run a television or radio station. But no acrobat who has made his entire career on the air has ever been happy in a managerial position.” He concludes: “So not only will I not stop, but I will perform even better.”
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