The Mammoth 2022 evening: Félix-Antoine Tremblay still challenged by young people
Last year, Félix-Antoine Tremblay won a Mammoth award for helping to promote body diversity. This year, he is preparing to return to the stage of the popular Télé-Québec gala for young people, as he is one of the 10 hosts of Mammoth evening 2022 which will be presented on December 9.
“I want to find a little of the teenager in me […] to reconnect with my inner teenager”, says the one who can be seen in the funny video of almost 5 minutes announcing his partners in animation, in particular Roxane Bruneau, Mathieu Dufour, Alicia Moffet and Tom-Éliot Girard.
Useful and necessary
Ready to unleash his madness for this inspiring event, the one who became one of the darlings of teenagers by playing Francis in The cottage wants first and foremost to promote those who make a difference to young people.
“Since the first edition of Mammoth, I felt very challenged by this movement. With The cottageI was lucky enough to be very close to young people and their issues, and for me, it’s a way of staying in touch with them, of knowing what excites them, scares them, bothers them, society they would like to see in the future… »
The small screen which, it is often said, no longer reaches 13 to 17 year olds as much, can therefore still succeed in talking to them.
“As soon as we give young people a voice, listen to them and take an interest in them, we are able to do something that resembles them and appeals to them. It is the strength of Mammoth. »
For 10 years, Quebec youth have been synonymous with “tremendous change,” says Félix-Antoine Tremblay. In what ways?
“In openness, discussion, the ability to name things, to ask questions about important social issues. In TV like Mammoth, in fiction TV, there have been movements that have resulted in raising issues or social issues among young people that are very important, that are at the heart of their priorities. »
The winners of the Mammoth evening 2022at Tele-Quebec.