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Jenny Ryan

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United Kingdom

Jenny Ryan

Jenny Ryan is best known among British audiences for appearing on popular quiz show “The Chase”. As an expert quizzer she participates in the show with her chaser nickname “The Vixen” where teams of four strangers compete to beat her knowledge in order to win money.

Alongside her extensive knowledge, Jenny is also a singer and has experience playing ukulele in the band Nanukes of the North. TV audiences were first introduced to her singing when she won celebrity show “Let’s Sing and Dance for Comic Relief” alongside her colleagues from The Chase. They sang a medley from the movie Wizard of Oz and she played the role of Dorothy.

More recently, in late 2019 Jenny participated in “The X Factor: Celebrity”. Having originally been eliminated after the first round, due to popular demand she was reinstated into the live shows as a wildcard. During the live shows she sang both “Rise Like a Phoenix” and “Euphoria” of Eurovision winning fame. She went on to finish the competition in third place.

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Eurojury

Eurojury is the flagship broadcast of Showcase, celebrating the music of the Eurovision Song Contest with juries of up to 180 entertainment industry professionals. Rob Lilley has hosted the televised event since the fourth edition in 2016, succeeding Josh Dubovie and Linda Martin during the show's time as a radio broadcast. Eurojury is known for producing an accurate simulation of the results likely to be seen at the Eurovision Song Contest in May and is often used by bookmakers and broadcasters as a guide and prediction of the grand final result.

United Kingdom at the Eurovision Song Contest

The United Kingdom debuted in the Eurovision Song Contest in 1957 and holds the record for the most consecutive appearances in the contest. To date the UK has won the contest a total of five times, with their first victory coming in 1967 and their latest in 1997. The UK holds the record for the most second place finishes in the contest, having been runner-up a total of 15 times. Since 2000 the UK has finished within the top 10 only twice, this being in 2002 with Jessica Garlick and in 2009 with Jade Ewen.

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