A suprise ? Not really. Mathieu Laurentin (producer) told Télé Star, ” We shoot about 200 days a year. What you see in September was rather shot before confinement “. Also, it will actually be necessary to wait ” the end of the month ” to discover sequences with a slightly different staging because ” carried out between May, June and July “.
No news in the series
However, don't rely on your favorite couples to tackle this on-screen epidemic. Where the authors would nevertheless have enough to write many cult episodes with Raymond / Huguette capable of simulating the symptoms of the coronavirus in order to scare their neighbors or with José in the midst of a hassle facing wearing a mask, the creators of the comedy would not wish ruin the good atmosphere within the episodes.
” We avoid making too obvious references to current events. We are rather in timeless narrative arcs ” reminded Mathieu Laurentin. ” The characters age little, the children grow up little. We are focused on everyday life and not on current affairs .” Also, do not expect to see Philippe rub his hands while calculating his turnover after the sale of thousands of hydroalcoholic gels, nor Emma type a scandal in the face of the price of the masks.
Too bad, in this period of crisis, seeing the news being diverted could have relaxed us a little.