The documentary “Dorothée, Hélène and the boys: generation AB Productions!” reveals the undersides of the most popular sitcoms of the 1980s and 1990s. Stars, romances, controversies … here’s all you need to know.
Sylvie Vartan at the origin of AB Production
At the origin of Club Dorothée and of the many successful sitcoms, are two men at the head of AB Production: Jean-Luc Azoulay and Claude Berda. It was thanks to Sylvie Vartan that the two men met in the 1970s. Jean-Luc Azoulay was then his secretary, while the Berda family worked in association with the singer. Together, they decided to found AB Production in 1977, which was then a music production company specializing in disco.