Only two days after the broadcast of the new fiction “Beside” on TF1, Jarry made a surprising announcement. In the columns of “Parisien” published this Thursday, October 14, the artist reveals having made an important decision for his professional career and offers himself a return to his roots …
Change of creamery. While the first episode of his new fiction By your side broadcast on TF1 attracted 4.3 million viewers, Jarry slams the door of the first channel. Exit TF1, the facilitator integrates France 2, where it all started for him. “The management of France 2 told me ‘We want you‘“, he reports. Without hard feelings? According to the 44-year-old man, the separation from the first channel took place smoothly.”I don’t tear a page, I turn it. I leave people that I love very much. It is as if I have been asked to choose between my mother and my father. They said to me ‘if you realize that you are not happy there, you come back when you want!’“he clarified.
It is therefore serene that the ex-humorist embarks on the new adventure France 2. A project in line with his need to play. “The life of an artist is to listen to his emotions and find meaning“. And to add:”The management of France 2 offered me a great artistic offer. An offer that favors fiction over animation“he said.
Fiction projects on France 2
Delighted with this new collaboration which allows him to focus on his profession as an actor, the artist has his head full of projects. “We have fictional projects. I will play a recurring character. A father or even a serial killer, nothing is defined. I want to surprise, astonish. “, he confided.
And if Jarry ended up giving in to the advances of France 2, the channel was not at its first attempt. “Three years ago, they had already approached me, just like M6. I told them no because they only wanted to give me entertainment. And no fiction. Sometimes I am willing to take on the role of facilitator. I can sing, dance. But above all I want to play. This is my priority. I want to have fun with my touch, my madness “, he revealed.
Jarry “decided to live”
Touched by the mourning of his father, Jarry recalled his desire to embrace life to the fullest. A philosophy that certainly influenced him in his choice to join France 2: “Since I decided to live, to make sure that every day is not wasted. Me, I am 44 years old, I am hypersensitive. I’m so scared of missing out on things in life“.