Michel Drucker, who underwent severe heart surgery last year, will celebrate his comeback on television on Sunday

The essential Michel Drucker will celebrate his comeback on TV on France 2 this coming Sunday after a heart operation.

The one who’s been sitting on the iconic red sofa for more than twenty years is finally up in the air again. Michel Drucker, the legend of French television, will return to France 2 this Sunday March 28th after several months of absence. The legend of French television started broadcasting this Wednesday, so … “Vivement dimanche”!

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This brace, which lasted several months, was placed on him after a serious heart operation. “I’m fine, I’m up, I’ve just recorded the first part of the show. It’s a rebirth, I didn’t believe it anymore,” he confided in the France 2 13 Hours.

“An alien, a terminator”

“I’m a survivor, I’ve come a long way,” said Michel Drucker on Wednesday March 24th on franceinfo. “The surgeon who operated on me and performed miracles speaks of me as an alien, a terminator. Yes, I’ve come a long way,” he added.

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Last September, the PAF legend was hospitalized for sepsis and then heart surgery. The host believed he could not go back to television. He was grateful to the “exceptional health workers” who looked after him. He wants to publish a book to pay tribute to them.