About us

  • Our ambition
  • Carson Prod

Our ambition.

Christophe ThoralPresident

Created in 2008, Lagardère Studios (a Lagardère Active company) is a leader in independent audiovisual production in France, incorporating all the audiovisual production activities of the Lagardère Group. These include:

- For French TV: 909 Productions, Ango, Carson Prod, DEMD Prod, Electron Libre Productions, Fifty Cats, GMT, !dFictions, Image & Compagnie, Imagissime, Maximal Productions, Merlin Productions, and Réservoir Prod.

- For international TV: Atlantique Productions, Kelija, Telmondis, Keewu across Africa, and the Grupo Boomerang TV (Boomerang Tv International, Doble Diez, Portocabo, Veranda.Tv) in Spain.

- For formats acquisitions and distribution: Lagardère Studios Distribution, Diffa, Editions Musicales François 1er, Telmondis Distribution, and The Box.

- For corporate/digital: 909 Productions, BLive, LED, and Tempora.prod.

Lagardère Studios is a key player in the production, distribution and management of creative content. Its flagship programs for TV in France include: Caïn, Clem, Joséphine Ange Gardien, C dans l’air, Nos Chers Voisins, Jour Polaire, Tandem, Agathe Koltès, Mafiosa, Borgia, Le Grand Show, Pep’s, Mille et une vies, the Monte-Carlo International Circus Festival, the Concert pour la Tolérance, Recherche appartement ou maison, the Concert de Paris, In Ze boîte, and Maison à vendre.

For TV in Spain: Accacias 38, El Secreto Del Puente Viejo, Mar de plastico, La Voz, Los Misterios De Laura, and Top Chef.

And for TV in Africa: C’est la vie and Le parlement du rire.

Carson Prod.

The society Carson Prod
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Carson Prod.

The society Carson Prod

Established in 2001 and run by Franck Saurat, Carson Prod produces unscripted programs and particularly entertainment programs and prime-time and night time magazine shows. With over 150 prime-time programs produced and over 1,000 hours broadcast CARSON PROD is among first-ranking French audiovisual companies specialized in entertainment. Among its key productions are:

  • GERRA ne s’interdit rien (TF1)
  • Les Stars du Rire (France 2)
  • Sosie or not Sosie (TF1)
  • 300 Chœurs (France 3)
  • Tous pour la musique avec France Gall (France 2)
  • L’Aventure Inattendue (France 2)
  • La Fête de la Musique (France 2)
  • POP’S COOL (Canal J)
  • Meilleur des Tubes (W9)
  • La grande anthologie de l’humour (Paris Première)