“This is the end of this edition and thank you from the bottom of my heart for your loyalty throughout these ten years at 12:45.“Friday, December 16, 2022, Kareen Guiock Thuram announced that “a break of a few months” concerning the presentation of News from M6giving way to Nathalie Renoux, who until then had been responsible the weekend. Friday, January 6, viewers of the Six have thus discovered the face of the one who has taken over the reins of these appointments from the weekend until next August: Dominique Tenza. Its name may mean something to you since this 39-year-old journalist cut his teeth at RTL by joining the reporting department of the editorial staff in 2008, before taking up his position alongside Yves Calvi for RTL Morningthen to present a program in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic and finally to return to the morning loaded with the 6:30 a.m. and 8 a.m. newspapers.
In addition to this solid radio background, Dominique Tenza has already seen the small screen since he replaced Nathalie Renoux and Xavier de Moulins at the presentation of the M6 newscast and also tried his hand at the weekend newscast: “I presented the weekend newspapers once a year ago, when I started replacements at M6. The pace is quite brisk“, he confided in an interview with the Dauphine Libere. And to continue by detailing the particularity of his new mission: “It’s a time when people have also need to blowto see something else, to get out of their daily lives. This is an opportunity to offer longer topicsfocused on escape.”
Dominique Tenza on television: “It changes a lot of things”
If working more on television does not seem to scare Dominique Tenza, it does involve some changes all the same: “The fact that you see me it’s already changed a lot things“, he confided to Puremedia. And to continue: “In addition, one of the particularities of the M6 newscast is to fgive pride of place to the image, computer graphics and titles. The titles of M6, it’s a big job that viewers love. Me, I have to accompany that. The star is the image and the newspaper, me I’m here to tell.” Asked about his sudden exposure and the impact it may have had on his loved ones on the show We redo the TVthe presenter, however, confessed not to realize yet: “You know, I’m doing my shopping in a big supermarket next door to my house, and I can count on my wife to tell me ‘Here, here’s the shopping list’, and find me with my big trolley in Velizy 2, and no one recognizes me.”
Article written in collaboration with 6Médias
Photo credits: M6 screenshot