ZDF Enterprises picks up psychological thriller series Victor LessardZDF Enterprises picks up psychological thriller series Victor Lessard

Scripted Format | Canada | 20/03/2019

ZDF Enterprises picks up psychological thriller series Victor Lessard ZDF Enterprises has secured the distribution rights for the psychological thriller series Victor Lessard from Canadian Pixcom Group for outside of Canada.

Victor Lessard is a crime series which tackles identity issues, recovering memory loss and a need for recognition. Adapted from the best-selling novels by Martin Michaud, an author described as the “master of the Quebec thriller,” it tells the story of a driven detective and his pursuit of the evil behind unspeakable crimes.

Commissioned in Canada by Québecor Média for Club Illico, AddikTV and TVA, 20 one-hour episodes are already available, and another ten are currently in production. Patrice Robitaille stars in the title role.

Robert Franke, VP of ZDFE.drama at ZDF Enterprises, said: ”We are proud to have won Pixcom as new partners and to be able to offer the series Victor Lessard as a new gem in our drama catalog for the upcoming MIPTV.”

Nicola Merola, executive producer at Pixcom Group, added: "We are extremely happy to have ZDF Enterprises presenting to the world our series Victor Lessard!”

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