the solution of the mysterious star discovered

the solution of the mysterious star discovered

THE TWELVE BLOWS OF NOON. The solution of the mysterious star was finally discovered on Tuesday by Laurent, the new champion of the show. We take stock of a program that saw the enigma that had been maintained for weeks fall.

[Mis à jour le 18 janvier 2022 à 12h50] The episode of the 12 strokes of noon this Tuesday was very scrutinized by viewers since the mysterious star had every chance of being discovered there. Laurent, the new master of the 12 noon shots, celebrated his sixth participation there. This philosophy professor from Pessac not far from Bordeaux, managed to overcome all the pitfalls of the show and to present himself at the masterstroke stage with potential winnings of €30,000. With 3 correct answers, he won €300 to share with a viewer. The total prize pool to be shared now reaches the sum of €21,600. These correct answers also revealed the face of the actress Glenn Close, solution of the mysterious star that we have been looking for for several weeks already. Face to face with the solution to the riddle of the midday star, Laurent gave the correct answer and won a total of €80,111 of gifts.

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  • The African statue: Glenn Close studied anthropology
  • The Big Apple: She started her career in New York
  • The crocodile: She played in the film Hook, the revenge of Captain Hook, a character whose hand was eaten by a crocodile.
  • The flying saucer: She played in the movie Mars Attacks
  • Airliner: Glenn Close starred in Air Force One with Harrison Ford
  • The wood chisel: She played in the film Pinocchio
  • The bathtub: This is a reference to the famous scene in Liaisons Fatales
  • The basket: Glenn Close lent his voice in The True Story of Little Red Riding Hood
  • The Swiss setting: She was sent to a boarding school in Switzerland where she discovered theater

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The ranking of the 12 noon shots was turned upside down by Bruno’s participation. Arrived in the game Jean-Luc Reichmann on January 20 November 2021, the master left him on October 5, 2021 after 252 participations with a total of €1,026,107. He thus beats Eric and his 199 entries and a total of €921,316 in winnings. Third, Christian Quesada, who had long remained the all-category champion of the game with 193 participations and €809,392 in winnings. Then comes Paul with €691,522 and 153 participations, as well as Véronique with exactly 100 participations and €447,226 in winnings. Then comes Léo with 98 participations and €410,591 in winnings and finally Timothée with 83 participations and €353,348 in all.

Christian Quesada, ex-champion of the 12 noon shots, was sentenced to three years in prison for “possession and dissemination of child pornography images” and “corruption of a minor”. Placed in pre-trial detention for a year, the former candidate of the 12 noon shots had admitted the facts of which he is accused but had refuted any physical contact and any sexual assault of the victims. As a reminder, Christian Quesada has long been the holder of the record for participation (193 wins in a row) and winnings (€809,392) for the show. He had participated from July 4, 2016 to January 14, 2017.

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Nicknamed Zette, the voice-over of the game Les 12 coups de midi is played by Isabelle Benhadj. Arrived six months after the launch of 12 noon shots in 2010, she had met Jean-Luc Reichmann in 1987 on Fun Radio where she was a host. You can hear his voice in other television programs such as Secrets d’Histoire on France 2.

Like the France 2 game Everyone wants to take its place presented by Nagui at the same time at DTT program, The 12 strokes of noon asks candidates to answer general culture questions. For his part, Jean-Luc Reichmann tries to learn more about the lives of the participants and breathes dynamism into the show.

The MyTF1 site allows you to view the episodes in live streaming of their broadcast on television. To catch up with them, the channel also lets the latest broadcasts replay for a week.