TG4 has announced the judging panel for the first Junior Eurovision selection to be held in Ireland.
The reveal took place today as TG4 released their schedules for this autumn, a total of 5 shows will be held commencing every Sunday from October 11th. The shows will be recorded in Dublin and see the hopeful singers performing their songs for Junior Eurovision 2015, the show is being hosted by Eoghan McDermott.
On the panel are:
- Brian Kennedy – Represented Ireland at the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 in Athens with “Every Song Is A Cry For Love”
- Niamh Kavanagh – Winner of the Eurovision Song Contest 1993, represented Ireland again in 2010 with “It’s For You”
- Stiofán Ó Fearail – Member of Seo Linn
To date a total of 30 singers have been selected to participate in the selection, with one representing Ireland on their debut in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest.