ENCORE is an integrated entertainment group which was founded in Montreal in March 2000. It is one of the most active companies in Quebec in the production of TV series (comedy and drama) live shows and artist management.
ENCORE SPECTACLE is a leader in live entertainment production. The company has actively participated in the production of several successful tours for artists such as Martin Matte, Mario Jean, Mike Ward, Claudine Mercier and Gary Kurtz, to name just a few. ENCORE has sold more than 3 million tickets and over 400,000 DVDs and VHS tapes in Quebec. This year, ENCORE is still offering live comedy shows starring Fabien Cloutier, Vincent C and a stage adaptation of the international hit film The Intouchables (sold out performance), as well as the play Napoélon Voyage.
ENCORE TÉLÉVISION owns 11 TV production and distribution subsidiaries through which it has produced nearly 200 hours of TV shows over the last fifteen years. Among its biggest hits are: Les Beaux Malaises (audience share: 43%; viewership: 2 million), Boomerang (audience share: 35%), Pour Sarah (audience share: 35%), 10 seasons of Caméra Café (audience share: 30%) and the drama series Mirador (audience share: 25%).
Its many TV successes have made Encore the most recognized comedy production company in Quebec.
For 2016, ENCORE’s order book is very healthy, with the airing in January of the large-scale drama series Les pays d’en haut, based on Claude-Henri Grignon’s work (drama series consisting of 20x 60-minutes), the continuation of the above-mentioned hit series and the development of several comedies, drama series and films.
ENCORE, its artists, artisans, live shows and TV shows, have won more than 60 awards, among the most prestigious in the industry.
ENCORE distributes internationally its TV shows and formats.