Artist Profile

Michael Chakraverty

Artist Profile

United Kingdom

Michael Chakraverty

Michael Chakraverty is most known to British audiences as a contestant on the Great British Bake Off in 2019. He finished the competition in 6th place, having received the coveted “Star Baker” position in week three of the competition.

In addition to his passion for baking, Scottish based Michael also has a whole host of other talents, with experience as both a theatre manager and fitness instructor.

Since appearing on the show, Michael, a self-confessed Eurovision fan has gained a whole host of fans on his social media platforms and has recently been seen on Instagram doing baking tutorials live with his fellow Bake Off contestants as well as other celebrities. He recently shared his love for one particular entry that should have appeared in this year’s Eurovision Song Contest with his Twitter followers. | Find out more about this artist and others like them at

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. | Find out more about this artist and others like them at

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