Media Relations

DISCOVER THE GREAT PROGRAMMING ON ELLE FICTIONS!

Fall 2019


Montreal, August 19, 2019 – Starting August 26, you’ll be charmed by ELLE Fictions, the new 100% fiction, French-language specialty channel that features the best new drama series on television and classics that will appeal to nostalgia buffs. Presenting films and TV shows that arouse passion, the channel’s programming will offer opportunities to dream and escape! ELLE Fictions comes to TV screens across Quebec in less than a week! The channel will be unscrambled for several weeks to celebrate the launch.

EXCLUSIVITIES

DYNASTIE

DYNASTIE

New Show | 14 episodes (+8 during the winter) | 60 minutes

Wealth, power and deception ... what does it take to build a dynasty? In this modern version of the legendary drama, the powerful Carrington family tries to defend their throne against their eternal rivals, the Colbys.

This is the new generation of the popular 80s TV series of the same name.

Monday 8 pm

starting August 26

  • Season : 1
  • Distributor : CBS
  • Cast : Elizabeth Gillies, Grant Show, Rafael de la Fuente

LES JURISTES

LES JURISTES

New Show | 10 episodes | 60 minutes

Six talented young lawyers are put to the test, both personally and professionally, as their lives intersect inside and outside the most prestigious trial court in the United States.

For the People is a television series produced by Shonda Rhimes, the company behind Grey’s Anatomy, Private Practice and How to Get Away with Murder.

Wednesday 8 pm

Also available in catch up on Noovo.ca!

starting August 28

  • Season : 1
  • Distributor : ABC / Disney
  • Cast : Jasmin Savoy Brown, Britt Robertson, Hope Davis

AMOUR INTERDIT

AMOUR INTERDIT

New Show | 56 episodes (+51 during the winter) | 60 minutes

Married to a wealthy older man, a young woman is seduced by her husband’s nephew.

Pasiòn Prohibida is an American telenovela first broadcast on Telemundo in the United States, before finding audiences in several countries around the world.

Monday - Thursday 1 pm

Starting August 26

  • Distributor : NBC Universal
  • Cast : Jencarlos Canela, Mónica Spear, Rebecca Jones

ENQUÊTE EN DUO

ENQUÊTE EN DUO

New Show | 13 episodes | 60 minutes

In Los Angeles, a private investigator reluctantly teams up with a former star of a successful crime TV show.

The show was created by Andrew W. Marlowe, producer of the hit series Castle.

Tuesday 8 pm

Also available in catch up on Noovo.ca!

starting August 27

  • Distributor : Buena Vista Disney
  • Cast : Rachel Bilson, Eddie Cibrian, Xavier de Guzman

NOSTALGIA

DAWSON’S CREEK

DAWSON’S CREEK

New Show | 52 episodes (+6 during the winter) | 60 minutes

In the small town of Capeside, Dawson Leery and his friends are trying to overcome the difficulties of adolescence. As he enters this baffling period of his life, his relationship with his best childhood friend will be challenged.

Dawson’s Creek was an undeniable success throughout its six seasons at the end of the 90s.

Monday - Thursday 4 pm

Also available in catch up on Noovo.ca!

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Sony Pictures Television
  • Cast : James Van Der Beek, Katie Holmes, Michelle Williams

GILMORE GIRLS

GILMORE GIRLS

New Show | 65 episodes | 60 minutes

Lorelai Gilmore is so close to her daughter Rory that they are often mistaken for sisters. Between the trials and tribulations of parenthood, Rory’s new school and relationship pitfalls, they have their fair share of complicated issues to deal with.

The series was revived for one season in 2016, to the delight of many nostalgic fans.

Monday - Friday 5 pm

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Warner Bros. Television
  • Cast : Lauren Graham, Alexis Bledel, Keiko Agena

GOSSIP GIRL

GOSSIP GIRL

New Show | 65 episodes | 60 minutes

Privileged teens from New York’s Upper East Side can hide no secret from Gossip Girl, an unscrupulous blog that monitors their every move.

Inspired by the books of author Cecity von Ziegesar, the famous series won an impressive 18 Teen Choice Awards in the 2000s.

Monday - Friday 6 pm

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Warner Bros. Television
  • Cast : Blake Lively, Leighton Meester, Penn Badgley

BEAUTÉS DÉSESPÉRÉES

BEAUTÉS DÉSESPÉRÉES

New Show | 70 episodes | 60 minutes

Secrets and truths unfold through the lives of female friends in one suburban neighborhood, after the mysterious suicide of a neighbor.

This television classic received two Golden Globe Awards for Best TV Series, Musical or Comedy

Monday - Friday 7 pm

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Buena Vista Disney
  • Cast : Teri Hatcher, Felicity Huffman, Marcia Cross, Eva Longoria

LES CONTES D’AVONLEA

LES CONTES D’AVONLEA

New Show | 52 episodes | 60 minutes

A wealthy young girl is forced to live with relatives on Prince Edward Island in the early 1900s.

This Canadian series was produced by Kevin Sullivan, who brought us the first films of the mythical story of Anne of Green Gables.

Monday - Thursday 3 pm

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 4
  • Distributor : Sullivan Entertainment
  • Cast : Zachary Bennett, Sarah Pelley, Jackie Burroughs, Mag Ruffman

CHÈRE BETTY

CHÈRE BETTY

New Show | 56 episodes (+9 during the winter) | 60 minutes

The intelligent and gentle Betty Suarez embraces her unique appearance and her independent attitude in the ruthless world of New York fashion.

Ugly Betty is an adaptation of the telenovela Yo soy Betty, la fea, and was produced by the renowned actress Salma Hayek.

Monday - Thursday 2 pm

Starting August 26

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Buena Vista Disney
  • Cast : America Ferrera, Eric Mabius, Vanessa Williams

TO BE REDISCOVERED

LE GUIDE DE LA PARFAITE DIVORCÉE

LE GUIDE DE LA PARFAITE DIVORCÉE

Now on ELLE Fictions!

13 episodes | 60 minutes

Aby is starting to enjoy the single life in her forties in Los Angeles. Quickly, she rallies her divorced friends and advises them in their adventures, which leads her to unexpected and life-changing experiences.

This is the first original drama series from Bravo !.

Thursday 8 pm

starting August 29

  • Season : 1
  • Distributor : NBC Universal
  • Cast : Lisa Edelstein, Beau Garrett, Necar Zadegan

YOUNGER

YOUNGER

Now on ELLE Fictions!

28 episodes | 30 minutes

After having been mistaken for younger than she actually is, a 26-year-old single mother decides to resume her career and her love life, hiding that she is actually more than 40 years old.

Created by Darren Star (90210, Melrose Place), the series is based on the book of the same title written by Pamela Redmond Satran.

Friday 8 pm

Starting August 30

  • Seasons : 1 - 3
  • Distributor : Endemol/Shine International
  • Cast : Sutton Foster, Miriam Shor, Hilary Duff

MOVIES