A famous and controversial PAF figure. Host and journalist Jean-Marc Morandini began his career in the 1980s when he graduated from the School of Journalism and Communication in Marseille. The native of Marseille and OM has had a string of positions in several media: on Radio Star, on the daily newspaper Le Méridional and on television on FR3 and La Cinq.
From the 1990s, Jean-Marc Morandini became a columnist for Télématin where he occupied the consumer section. At the same time, he presents news bulletins every morning on NRJ. But it was in the middle of the decade that his career took another turn. From 1993 to 1997, he wanted to surprise viewers with his show Everything is possible on TF1. A program that has caused a lot of ink to flow because of its societal subjects as unusual as they are controversial.
Become an essential face on television, the one who also hosted Morandini! (for six years on Direct 8, future C8) admits having a problem with his image. “When you look at yourself in the morning, what do you say to yourself?” Thierry Ardisson asked him in Everybody’s talking about it in the 2000s, on France 2. “I don’t like looking at myself in the mirror in the morning. I hate it . I hate my image, I hate watching myself on TV, I hate watching myself on a screen, I don’t like that at all,” admitted the host.
Before discussing his career in entertainment. “I’m a hard worker, but I have no talent,” said Jean-Marc Morandini in front of Michèle Laroque, guest of the show. The famous host and producer has yet registered other programs (more or less successful) in his career. In 2012, he arrived on NRJ12 to present the magazine You are live, then Crimes and Scandals, without forgetting Face à France, Héritages and Urgences.
After a decade of collaboration, Jean-Marc Morandini announced that he was leaving the twelfth channel of TNT on July 15, 2022. mid-day, in Access and as a bonus,” he said in a statement posted on his Instagram page. “These programs have made it possible to highlight, with the insight of experts, a large number of legal cases and miscellaneous facts, by giving the floor to all the parties. I thank NRJ12 and the viewers for their loyalty throughout this decade”.
Since 2016-2017, the fifties, weakened by several court cases, has been on the air at CNEWS (formerly i-Télé) where he is at the head of Morandini Live. Back on the career of Jean-Marc Morandini through 5 TV moments of his career, to discover in our slideshow.