C8 - la grande chaîne de l'optimiste

C8 is a French television channel launched in 2005 under the name Direct 8, later D8. Today, the channel aims to be universally positioned with 4 hours of live programming and 7 hours of new programming per day. C8 positions itself as a solidary and helpful station with meaningful programs around family, home, heritage and gastronomy. It is also an entertaining station, focused on "feel good" and dealing with current affairs, where you can find talk shows like "Touche pas à mon poste" or "William à Midi", but also sports and cinema for the general public.

General information

Group of channelsGroupe Canal+
Average age59
Core target groupMen 30-49
Pricing target groupPeople 15-49
Proportion of HH running people71%

Core competencies

  • Outstanding blockbusters
  • More live programming than any other station
  • Entertaining information and docutainment
  • Successfully self-produced shows such as "Touche pas à mon poste !" or "M comme Maison"

Top10 Broadcasts

People 15-49

Source: Mediapulse TV Data (Instar Analytics), FS, people 15-49 incl. guests, channel_CH, 2023, Mon-Sun 24h, TG-Share-% (Rt), MS-%, Aff (Rt), all platforms, overnight +7. 

FormatRt-TMS-%Aff (Rt)
La folie du camping-car14.18524.0181
Touche pas à mon poste week-end10.9289.4103
Le grand bêtisier10.60612.6159
Touche pas à mon poste9.1267.582
Y'a que la vérité qui compte8.2745.5102
Fast and furious 87.6784.392
Les plus grands magiciens du monde - Mandrakes d'or 20237.4286.1116
Commissaire Magellan7.3045.969
Deadpool 26.9566.4157
Million Dollar Baby6.9214.7107