He left us there a little more than eight years, on 14 September 2007. Jacques Martin, the small reporter, remains one of the most popular characters in the history of French television. The man of many talents will be featured tonight on France 2. One of his friends and former co-worker, Laurent Ruquier will host this evening at 20:45 a program called We all have something in us Jacques Martin.

For over 30 years, he accompanied the French with several flagship programs. "Le Petit Rapporteur" "The Spyglass" from 1977 to 1998, at the Empire Theater in Paris, the legendary "School of fans," which is dream of many children and parents, and revealed Vanessa Paradis in his first TV appearance.

To honor him, Laurent Ruquier, who started his career with Jacques Martin, plans to host a tray invited audience. Précuseur bands emissions, provocative, irreverent, bold, concept creator, host, singer, impersonator, comedian, he knew everything! This is what will show Michel Drucker, Stephane Collaro, or Daniele Evenou, which are among the impressive guest list.

Pierre Bonte, his partner between 1975 and 1978 said of him: "Jacques Martin had no friends. He was complicit with Collaro, was a confidant doctor, but seemed to distrust the love and friendship he inspired. It was unfortunate for never satisfied with himself. This did not prevent him from being generous! Rest his talent fabulous."

Four components are planned. All carry in them the name of the monster of French television. Martin and television, Martin and children, Martin and laughter, and finally Martin Intime. What to know everything about the life of this legendary elegance of a troublemaker.

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