Co-producer of the series The fault with his Pixcom box, Charles Lafortune defended Tuesday evening on the set of Tower his decision to keep Maripier Morin in the second season, filming of which should resume in the coming days in Quebec.
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Charles Lafortune was questioned by Patrick Huard about his motives for keeping the host on the show, after she was accused of harassment and assault by Safia Nolin last July.
Quebecor Content and Pixcom confirmed at the beginning of December the resumption of production of The fault, with Maripier Morin in its ranks.
To make the decision, Charles Lafortune confided with had a conversation with the host and actress.
“I wanted to know what happened, what she’s taken on, and what she plans to do. You lost everything in your life, you have nothing left. It is still an extreme social sentence. Ultimately, we could have replaced it, ”he admitted.
Charles Lafortune then mentioned that she had the “right to rehabilitate”.
“This is the kind of society I want to live in. I want to live in an egalitarian society, I want to live in a society where there is no aggression, where we take care of our old people and we educate our children. ”
However, he made it clear that he believed Safia Nolin. “I’m not saying it didn’t happen,” he insisted. Safia, she is right! Denunciations are extremely important. We cannot live in that universe. There are things that can no longer exist. ”
The second season of La Faille is expected to land on Club Illico at the end of 2021.