Michel Drucker says goodbye to Johnny, on France 2 on December 6, 2017. – France 2
The tears of a friend who move the whole of France. Of all programs in tribute to Johnny Hallyday, died on the night of Tuesday to Wednesday at the age of 74, it is probably the farewells of Michel Drucker to his old friend who will be remembered.
>> Relive the day of tributes live The host, who presented Wednesday night on France 2 a special tribute to the singer, which he was close, had nevertheless held out for more than two hours live, telling, between songs and interviews, big and small stories of life of “his fellow traveler”, with whom he had made his first television in 1967 .
At the end of the show, however, the emotion prevails. “You know, in my career so long already, I saw many friends leave,” begins Michel Drucker. He pauses for a few seconds, tears in his eyes. “It was special. “I beg your pardon,” he said to the spectators, before finishing in a whisper, his voice cracking with tears: “You could have lived a little longer. I know we’ll meet again someday. Hi buddy ! ”
Behind their post, netizens welcomed the performance of the host, whose tears have moved into the depths of Twitter:
Oh, Michel Drucker overwhelmed with emotion after these two hours of so touching live. “Hi my friend” 💔💔😢❤️ #Johnny Hallyday pic.twitter.com/qaDv5FSy3f – Emilie Lopez (@emilielopez) December 6, 2017
The tears of Michel Drucker they crack my heart – ana (@anais_jublot) December 6, 2017
Michel Drucker, for the first time in his career, falls in love with “his friend”. Poignant moment. – Elodie HUCHARD (@ElodieHuchard) December 6, 2017
“I saw a lot of friends leaving but it was really special.” Drucker’s tears are too hard 😔😢 #JohnnyHallydayRip – Anne (@HelloAnnouchka) December 6, 2017
Currently in tears in front of Michel Drucker who cries of the death of Johnny Hallyday. Are you okay? – bruh (@_ImNothing_) December 6, 2017
When, after Jean d’Ormesson and Johnny Hallyday, you see Michel Drucker in TT … pic.twitter.com/qvXzv9QpTi – AlicecilA (@AliceDeveley) December 6, 2017
See Michel Drucker crying like that saying Farewell to a friend … It’s fucking hard … – RIH. (@LaVengeresse) December 6, 2017
Well there is Michel Drucker who just gave us his tears, a very strong television moment. The only time I see Drucker collapse I think … #France 2 – Victor TABUTEAU (@VictorTabuteau) December 6, 2017