Tycoon Vincent Bolloré takes aim at French satire show

Billionaire head of media group Vivendi has stirred up political row over reports he wants to axe 'Les Guignols' puppet show on Canal Plus.

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French billionaire Vincent Bolloré, chairman of media group Vivendi, faced a political backlash on Thursday following reports he wants to shut down a satirical TV show renowned for its attacks on the country's elite, reports Reuters.