MIAMI, Oct. 3, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- New French cable channel, BONJOUR AMERICA TV , recently launched in the East coast of Florida through Atlantic Broadband Channel 80 and on the OTT platform, TiVo, to offer a collection of new and exciting French entertainment options for the more than 600,000 French–speakers in that area.
BONJOUR AMERICA TV is the first American cable channel broadcasting 24/7 and 100% in French to reach the 20 Million French speaking community in the United States, regardless of origin. BONJOUR AMERICA TV is a general entertainment channel delivering the best programming from France, Canada, Belgium and Switzerland while providing an American point of view and local production values.
BONJOUR AMERICA TV, is the brainchild of Victor J. Romero, former President & CEO of the FRANCE 24 operation in the United States, the 24 hour non-stop French international news and current affairs television channel.
"The idea for this new French cable channel originated out of the realization that there was no American cable channel targeting the huge 20 million French speaking community in the U.S." said Victor Romero, President & CEO of BONJOUR AMERICA TV. Our channel, BONJOUR AMERICA TV, is the first and only American channel in French from the United States," remarked Romero. "Our uniqueness lies in the fact that we will program with an edgy, local, American point of view to address nuances of this niche market."
It's new programming ranges from French époque series and dramas, to documentaries, reality shows, Blockbuster movies, local shows, newscasts and cartoons, among others, You can view a sample of the core programs of BONJOUR AMERICA TV at: http://www.bonjouramericatv.com/demo-reel
According to 2010 census figures, there are around 600,000 French speaking people in the East Coast of Florida. This includes French, Canadian and Haitian nationals as well as those who speak French as a second language.
BONJOUR AMERICA plans to expand its reach to the northeast and the rest of the country in the very near future. For more info., visit www.bonjouramericatv.com, like on Facebook at www.facebook.com/bonjouramerica and follow @bonjourtv on Twitter.
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