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Jenny

TV Series

Youth series
Original French version
60 X 13 minutes

Digital version :

www.bloguedejenny.ca

Director : Jean-Sébastien Lord
Original idea : Marie-France Laval
Script : Jean-Sébastien Lord
Editing : Matthieu Roy-Décarie
Theme song : Koriass
Original music : Guy St-Pierre
Producer : Chantal Lafleur
Content producer : Isabelle Courval
Associate producer : Marie-France Laval

Jenny

Jenny, a 13-year-old girl full of life and ambition, gets a medical diagnosis that will radically upset her adolescence: she has leukemia. Over three seasons full of emotion, we discover, along with her, the unsuspected strengths that inhabit her and which allow her to face all the challenges that life throws in her path. With the help of her family, her friends and her loves, Jenny navigates with strength and courage through thousand roller coaster rides that life throws in her way, experiences that reveal Jenny to herself. At 16, healed, she is stronger than ever and determined to dream of her future and give back to others some of the love she has received.

Main actors :

Émilie Bierre
Patrice Godin

William Coallier

Mélanie Pilon

Tayna V. Lavoie

Henri Picard

Season 1

Jenny is a journey into the heart of a 13-year-old girl who is diagnosed with leukemia. Far from being overwhelmed, she discovers an impressive force of character that helps her fight her illness. In a series full of emotion, rhythm and humor, we see how her illness affects Jenny and her relatives.

Starring : Émilie Bierre, Patrice Godin, William Coallier, Mélanie Pilon, Henri Picard, Tayna V. Lavoie, Édouard Tremblay-Grenier, Charlie Lemay-Thivierge, Léanne Désilets, Elijah Patrice

Season 2

After seeing her life upset by a diagnosis of cancer, Jenny confronted her disease with a new determination. A year later, although effective treatments give her hope for a cure and a return to a more normal life, she faces new challenges. Her friendships, her loves and the impact of her illness on her psychological health make her live a more complicated summer than she had imagined.

Starring :  Émilie Bierre, Patrice Godin, William Coallier, Mélanie Pilon, Henri Picard, Tayna V. Lavoie, Jade Charbonneau, Charlie Lemay-Thivierge, Elijah Patrice, Alex Godbout, Martine Francke, Édouard Tremblay-Grenier 

Season 3

After getting the better of her leukemia, Jenny can take a step back to realize how much the disease has changed her life. By seeing how to turn her trials into strength, she can chart a new path where love and friendship will always hold a precious place. Giving back to others will also be her way of giving meaning to her life.

Starring :  Émilie Bierre, Patrice Godin, William Coallier, Mélanie Pilon, Félix-Antoine Bénard, Tayna V. Lavoie, Jade Charbonneau, Henri Picard, Charlie Lemay-Thivierge, Léanne Désilets, Elijah Patrice, Édouard Tremblay-Grenier

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Awards

PrixYoungArtistAward
PrixGemeauLaureat2019
PrixAllianceMediaJeunesse
Noir-Laureat2021

SEASON 1 / 2018

YOUNG ARTIST AWARDS (Émilie Bierre)
Best performance in a TV Series

 

SEASON 2 / 2019

GEMINI AWARDS
Best female lead: youth : YOUTH; Émilie Bierre
Best youth fiction program or series :13 to 17 years old

2020

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE(Youth Media Alliance)
Best television or webseries – Aspirational content
Best interactive content – Commitment, openness to the world and respect

2022

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE (Youth Media Alliance)
Best television or webseries – Aspirational content
produced by Productions Avenida, broadcast by TV5/UnisTv

 

SEASON 3 / 2021

GEMINI AWARDS
Best youth fiction program or series: 13 to 17 years old
Best director, youth: fiction;  Jean-Sébastien Lord
 

2022

KIDSCREEN AWARDS                                                                                                                                                           Best Live-Action Series / Tweens-Teens programming

Nominations

PrixKidScreen2018
PrixJeunesseMunich
PrixGemeauLaureat2019
PrixAllianceMediaJeunesse
PrixEmmyKidsAward
PrixJapanPrize2019
PrixRoseDOr
PrixBanffWorldFestival

SEASON 1  / 2018

KIDSCREEN AWARDS
Best new series – Teens / Tweens programming

PRIX JEUNESSE INTERNATIONAL
Main TV categories – 11 to 15 Fiction

GEMINI AWARDS
Best youth series or show :
13 to 17 years old
Best script, youth:  Jean-Sébastien Lord
Best female lead:  Émilie Bierre
Best digital component for a series: youth

AWARDS OF EXCELLENCE (Alliance Média Jeunesse)
Best Digital Content

2019

7th INTERNATIONAL EMMY KIDS AWARDS
Kids: Serie

 

SEASON 2  / 2019

GEMINI AWARDS
Best director, youth: fiction ;  Jean-Sébastien Lord
Best script, youth ;  Jean-Sébastien Lord
Best supporting male lead, youth :  Patrice Godin
Best digital component for a series :  youth

JAPAN PRIZE
Best youth series

ROSE D’OR AWARDS
Children and youth

2020
KIDSCREEN AWARDS
Best Live – Action Series – Tweens / Teens (11 to 15)

 

SEASON 3  / 2019

GEMINI AWARDS
Best script, youth ;  Jean-Sébastien Lord
Best female lead : youth;  Émilie Bierre
Best supporting male lead :  youth; Patrice Godin
Best digital component for a series : jeunesse

2022

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE (Banff World Media Festival)
Stimulation of imagination and creativity/ Commitment, openness to the world and respect.
Jenny’s Blog – Website/Interactive Online Experience produced by Productions Avenida and Tobo