There was the first generation “Star Academy”. The one who held her breath during Jenifer’s victory in early 2002, supported Nolwenn Leroy the following year, cried Grégory Lemarchal in 2007. And there are now… her children. Like Gabin, 12 years old, faithful to telecrochet since it was relaunched last year. “I heard about it from my mother for years and now I love it,” confides the preteen, 5th grade student and football fan, who will once again be in front of his TV this Saturday evening on TF 1. And Who do we say thank you? Thanks Mom. “I was 20 years old at the time of the first version, and I admit that I am not nostalgic, I have such good memories of it that I made my son want it,” confirms Dorothée with a smile. . “I didn’t know it existed and I learned about the show initially by watching a documentary on Grégory Lemarchal at home and discovering his journey,” continues Gabin.