The actor took the lead of the ranking in 2016 before Jean-Jacques Goldman. He had appeared in 2011 after the movie untouchables and has not left the podium since. The ranking also emerging new names such as Antoine Griezmann or Emmanuel Macron.
The actor Omar Sy became the favorite personality in French 2016, dethroning singer-songwriter Jean-Jacques Goldman, according to the new classification Ifop published Sunday by the Journal du Dimanche .
The actor gained a place from last ranking published in January. It had already become, in April, the favorite personality of young people 15 to 20 years. Omar Sy said he was “very honored by this recognition from the public.” He enters the rankings in 2011 after the movie untouchables . “Since he never left the podium”, said Frederic Dabi, deputy director of Ifop. The actor, he considers that this recognition of French reflects a will to live together. “This France and ours, then no question of giving up and stop defending our values,” he says JDD. Committed player, he does not hesitate to respond to current events as a few weeks ago where he sought “justice” after the death of Adama Traoré, a young man died during his arrest in Beaumont-sur-Oise. In this case, it considers that “it is the state against the people, and it is no longer possible (…) In a political climate like today, it is important that the truth be made on a case like this. “
” if I talk much today is because I observe new behaviors that offend me and scare me. I must defend the world that I will leave to my children, “he continues. He added that anyone currently in the political landscape would “[it] inspires confidence.”
And if Omar Sy became first is the “costs” of Jean-Jacques Goldman, which ranked first in six years. The singer, who left the Enfoirés in May, remains the favorite personality of men and the right. Like last year, this is Simone Veil completes the top three.
And this year’s Euro Cup and Olympic Games, athletes arrived in force in this ranking. Antoine Griezmann, top scorer of the blue during the Euro, directly between the sixth. His coach Dider Deschamps appears to him in 22nd place. Just crowned a new Olympic crown, judoka Teddy Riner, ranked tenth.
The purpose of classification is it dedicated to policies. Nicolas Sarkozy won two seats from the last ranking and ends up 48th. Just ahead of his rival in the race for the primary right, Alain Juppé (49th) and the current Minister of Economy, Emmanuel Macron (50th). For the latter, it is a first appearance in the rankings.
The president François Hollande is not cited in the study.
done Poll self-administered online questionnaire from July 18 to 21 among a sample of 1,000 people representative of the population aged 15 and over (quota method).