BSCAnd the Greg MillionaireAnd the Married at first sight… There are numerous reveals that try and convey two sister souls collectively. M6 then presents to return to the largest relationship reveals on the small display in Twenty years of affection on TV This Monday at 9:10 PM specifically, we’ll be seeing pictures from the primary season of My superb fiancéIt was launched on TF1 in 2005.
On this grandiose deception, producer Adeline, now calling herself Angelina Toffoli, makes her imagine she is going to meet the person of her life beneath the eyes of the cameras. Shocked, she finds herself head to head with Laurent Ournac, or quite his character, Laurent Fortin, who has just one aim: to explode a cable for his lover. As soon as the deception was revealed to Adeline, she had to reach convincing her mother and father to simply accept this faux marriage to win €100,000. “I by no means sought to promote, nor did I inform myself I needed to do that present till I watched,” Angelina testifies to 20 minutes.
Which is tougher: supporting Laurent Aurnac or taking part in comedy in entrance of your mother and father?
Performing in entrance of my mother and father, I needed to improvise within the face of their feelings. Each morning, we had a feed from the manufacturing telling us what we have been going to do: inform them we have been getting engaged, getting married, and many others. There have been steps. Me, I did not have a body. Laurent, he had a coach and he knew what to do whereas I used to be, it was completely improvisation. I did not know what to inform them and the way they’d react. It isn’t a comedy, it is actual folks and it is nonetheless a relentless query, we do not wish to go too far in order to not damage them. It’s a must to discover the suitable scale.
Are you continue to related to Lorrent Fortin/Aurnack on the present?
I acquired actually connected to Lauren, yeah. Because it was solely the 2 of us, I solely had as a result of I used to be remoted in my room, they got here to take me simply to play with him completely impromptu scenes. I had been reduce off from all the pieces so lengthy earlier than filming, I used to be simply rubbing my shoulders with Laurent so there was a extremely robust connection. Apart from that, I used to be alone, so each time we made a scene, even when I did not know what was going to occur, I used to be so blissful to seek out it. There have been two of us on this lie, we turned an ally. I hung myself as an ally and as a human being as a result of I valued him.
Have you ever been in touch with him?
Filming happened in February 2005 and the present premiered in July. We noticed one another a number of occasions earlier than the printed, and we have been very, very shut. I believed I gained a good friend for all times, and we additionally stated we might by no means depart one another. Lastly, within the broadcast, nothing occurred as deliberate. The success was nice, and Laurent noticed he might proceed there, took possibilities and understood he needed to break with me on his path. It was very troublesome for me as a result of I did not perceive why we could not be pals anymore. There may be work for everybody, simply because he determined to do issues with TF1 doesn’t suggest we will not be pals anymore. That is the place I used to be most upset, reduce ties together with his progress, remained out of his attain and remained like this…
Would you say it’s an expertise that can change your life?
I feel it made an affect in my life. I used to be 24 on the time, it made me develop into many issues, particularly in household relationships. My father was very absent after I was younger, he was very humble and when he accepted this faux marriage and guided me to Laurent, he instructed me that he cherished me, that he was pleased with me and that’s what each little woman expects. It is one thing I’ll always remember. It took this present to be there that affinity. modified my life.
It turned recognized all through France: there was a peak viewers of ten million viewers throughout the faux wedding ceremony …
I by no means tried to promote myself, nor did I inform myself I needed to do that present so you would see me. I had this chance, I cherished comedy, I used to be blissful to behave in entrance of the digital camera, and I appeared to have services for conveying emotions. After I moved to Paris after the present, I took appearing classes to make sure of what I used to be price. I used to be instructed I had that in me, so I believed if there was sufficient media protection, I might say sure to the proposals. There have been initiatives, however they by no means completed, so I stop all of it.
This program was very poorly obtained by the press, talking concerning the exploitation of weight problems. Was this one thing you cared about on the time?
I didn’t perceive the criticism of the press, which took the supply at face worth. Viewers weren’t mistaken: I acquired numerous messages from individuals who have been in relationships with individuals who do not have the identical faith or the identical shade… Due to the present, that they had the heart to inform their household. Laurent’s weight problems was poorly handled by the press. If the reporters had cared to observe the present till the tip, they’d have seen that we’re past appearances. The acceptance letter was lovely. Seventeen years in the past, it was progressive.
What are you doing at this time?
I moved to Dijon in 2011, settled in Burgundy, on my land. I work in aesthetic drugs, I’ve been the director of a brand new applied sciences heart for 4 years the place we do non-surgical lifting, firming, and scar restore.
Do folks nonetheless acknowledge you, seventeen years later?
Sure, this occurs to me! I opened in 2018, and my first purchasers have been out of curiosity as a result of they knew who I used to be. Once they fall into my care, it is 5 stars with the TV star (laughs)! I simply have good vibes each time, they cherished the present, and numerous respect.