Quantcast

The Loudest Voice: A Behind-the-Scenes Series at Fox News

The Loudest Voice Serie

Among the men of power who have marked the media and American politics: Roger Ailes , president and creator of Fox News . It is precisely to this manipulative, misogynistic and dictatorial character that the biopic mini-series The Loudest Voice is devoted , played by the masterful Russell Crowe .

Remarkable adaptation of the bestseller The loudest voice in the room by Gabriel Sherman , reporter for the New York Times and GQ , the series was filmed in docu-fiction form by Tom McCarthy , director of Spotlight , Oscar for best film and the best scenario . In short, big heavy.

The birth of Fox News

Extrait de la série avec Russell Crowe, Sienna Miller et Simon McBurney

Follow Roger Ailes for 7 episodes , a bombastic , manipulative and unscrupulous man , former image consultant to Richard Nixon , Ronald Reagan and George HW Bush

It all started in 1996, when the press magnate and very Republican Rupert Murdoch ( Simon McBurney ), asked him to set up a new channel in just eleven months. His goal ? Become the biggest news channel in the United States .

Successful bet

Nobody wants to be informed, only to feel like they are informed ”: this is the mantra of the big boss. Exaggerated patriotism , ultra- conservative line totally assumed (especially after the attacks of September 11, 2001): the big strings of demago journalism without faith or law according to Roger Ailes will work among Americans. Until dethroning CNN in just 5 years.

Et c'est précisément this prize in Somali que des médias delivery The Loudest Voice where the assists on, between others, in the Donald Trump Montée de dans les sondages et au rôle Fox in this stunning prize de pouvoir.

An Oscar-worthy casting

Sexual abuse, crisis of Dantesque anger, blackmail ... If the character had not been real, we would have believed in caricature. The performance of Russell Crowe , unrecognizable, gives a formidable dimension to Roger Ailes , married in fiction to Sienna Miller , white goose who supports her husband against all odds.

To embody the female opposition , the sublime Naomi Watts plays Gretchen Carlson , star presenter on Fox News .

Welcome to the world of fake news ! The one who refused the sexual advances of the predator is going to have to pay a high price ... with her share of rumors and false information to be broadcast daily if she does not want to end Miss Weather!

Verdict

Visit Canal + to see this docu-fiction mini-series of 7 episodes which reveals the underside of the biggest American news channel. While it only seems to address the flaws and more controversial aspects of the character, a series in the lineage of House of Cards must-see.

From July 2, Tuesdays at 10:45 p.m. on Canal +

Also discover: When they see us, the mini-series everyone is talking about in New York and No tomorrow, The good wife's little sister is coming to Téva .

Read this next

The week of Do It

Spritz Chandon

Chandon: the sharp Spritz bottle that true insiders love

energizer-la-recyclerie

The green and chill event not to be missed

Miniweight Regime

Keto: the super effective slimming diet from Los Angeles

que-faire-a-paris

What to do in Paris on the weekend of June 19 to 20?

Tendances Sandales

The little sandals that make us feel good

Robes Ete

10 perfect dresses for spring

vente-sempe

Sempé's drawings at Artcurial

Santorin

Santorini: the Cyclades at 3:20 from Paris

apicius

The coolest cocktails garden in Paris

Rochechouard Rooftop

How about being locked up inside the Hôtel Rochechouart?

brunch-de-l-ile

A BREAK “JUST LIKE BEING IN THE COUNTRY” TEN MINUTES FROM THE ETOILE

Tartes Emilie Franzo

The secrets of good, easy pies by Emilie Franzo

Boutiques Mode

Fashion: the 3 new favorite boutiques of Parisians

bistrots-paris

THE BEST PARISIAN BISTROS

Hotel Paradiso Rooftop

Hotel Paradiso: MK2 opens a secret cinema

Comptoir Ritz

Le Comptoir du Ritz, the Parisian coffee-shop by François Perret

Laia

Laia, a new restaurant in the secret garden of the 11th

Instituts De Beaute

The new beauty rendezvous in Paris

Debongout Deco

Debongout: the decorative boudoir for vintage addicts

les-meilleurs-brunchs

7 new brunches on the terrace

les-deux-gares

Les Deux Gares: the new bistro everyone is talking about

Manzili

Top Chef Mohamed Cheikh opens a terrace at the Jardin des Plantes

Fake News

Fake News: the exhibition that deciphers a real social phenomenon at the EDF Foundation

Primard

Primard, the house of Catherine Deneuve re-enchanted by Fontenille 1 hour from Paris

Musee Carnavalet

Carnavalet: the reopening of the favorite museum of Parisians in the Marais

expo-casa-del-papel

PARTAKE IN A HEIST AT LA MONNAIE DE PARIS IN LA CASA DE PAPEL MODE

sir-winston-churchill

THE VERY CHIC PUB EVERYONE IS TALKING ABOUT

Tiramisu Francois Regis Gaudry

The secret of tiramisu by François-Régis Gaudry

Forest

Forest: Julien Sebbag's new terrace that everyone is talking about

Bambini

Bambini: the new trendy Italian of Paris Society at the Palais de Tokyo

expo-uderzo

Uderzo: the exhibition event at the Maillol Museum dedicated to the creator of Asterix

Bermuda

8 ways to wear Bermuda shorts

Hot topics