Press release — For immediate distribution
Montreal, July 22, 2021 – ELLE Fictions kicks off its 2021 programming on August 30th! With 2 new shows, plus a number of eagerly-awaited returns, the channel promises loads of entertainment and swoon-worthy content for months to come.
Launched nearly 2 years ago, the channel maintains strong positioning within the industry. And as it enters its 3rd year, ELLE Fictions continues to bank on its speciality: fostering emotion, with shows that awaken everything from desire to dreams. A second original production C’est cool d’aimer Céline Dion, and the new Katy Keene will be added to the mix. Relying on the many classics enjoyed by their loyal subscribers, ELLE Fictions combines the tried and true, with tantalizing new viewing concepts.
C’EST COOL D’AIMER CÉLINE DION (ORIGINAL PRODUCTION)
Tuesdays at 8pm, starting November 2nd
This fall, ELLE Fictions presents its first documentary mini-series called C’est cool d’aimer Céline Dion. Produced by Zone 3 and funded by the CMF, four 30-minute episodes explore the millennial generation’s fascination with the internationally renowned singer. Celebrities, who also happen to be die-hard fans, experts and specialists, come together to discuss the phenomena. Marie-Mai, sisters Magalie and Eugénie Lépine-Blondeau, Mathieu Dufour and Alicia Moffet are among the 5 celebrity-guests featured in the documentary.
Wednesdays at 8pm, starting September 1st
ELLE Fictions adds another exclusivity to its fall line-up: Riverdale-inspired series Katy Keene, starring Lucy Hale from Pretty Little Liars. This fun adaptation of classic Archie Comics, follows the lives and loves of 4 of the iconic characters, as they chase their dreams in New York City. Whether it’s in a recording studio, Broadway, or the New York fashion world, our heroes pursue and find success in the big city, but most importantly, they make friendships to last a lifetime.
DYNASTIE (SEASON 3)
Mondays at 8pm, starting August 30th
On August 30, Dynastie fans can head to ELLE Fictions to start indulging in season 3! Events pick up right where they left off last season, with the Carringtons facing a murder mystery. As is always the case with Dynastie episodes promise to be filled with unexpected twists, turns and loads of drama!
BEAUTÉS DÉSESPÉRÉES (Desperate Housewives – SEASONS 7 AND 8)
Monday to Thursday at 7pm, starting September 8th
To the delight of many of our viewers, our favorite Beautés désespérées return with the final 2 seasons of the show starting on September 8! There’s still plenty of drama to be had on Wisteria Lane and beauties Bree, Gabi, Susan and Lynette won’t disappoint.
Romantic movies are right this way
ELLE Fictions remains the number one choice for viewers craving romance! With Hollywood blockbusters and the best of the Hallmark catalogue, our subscribers can view dreamy, amorous storylines whenever they tune inl. For example, among many sentimental offerings, they will be able to see Le chasseur de primes, Raisons et sentiments, Déclic amoureux and L’amour en safari. And last, but certainly not least, there’s the always popular ELLE Fictions holiday line-up. Expect loads of Christmas-inspired movies, starting November 29th.
Confirmed comebacks for 2022
Launched last spring, wedding-themed talk show Elle a dit oui will once again delight viewers in 2022. Hosted by the talented Julie Ringuette, this season’s line-up will include Julie’s husband Pascal Morrissette, Ingrid Falaise, Khate Lessard and Brigitte Lafleur, among others, who will all drop by to relive highlights from their weddings. And speaking of love, a special 60-minute episode showcasing best moments from the original C’est cool d’aimer Céline Dion documentary mini-series will be presented during the winter season!
Your series. Your movies. Your treat.
All on ELLE Fictions!
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About Remstar Media
Remstar Media is a Quebec-based entertainment and content delivery company that owns specialty channels ELLE Fictions and MAX. These two must-see brands present some of the most popular content on Quebec television. ELLE Fictions offers films and TV series, to be discovered or rediscovered, that evoke passion and intense emotions. MAX is the destination for the best series and films with a diverse and engaging lineup of award-winning, popular and critically acclaimed shows.