🇫🇷 Olivier Minne, Élodie Gossuin, and Carla revealed as Junior Eurovision 2021 hosts

🇫🇷 Olivier Minne, Élodie Gossuin, and Carla revealed as Junior Eurovision 2021 hosts

Today, France Television held a press conference. where the show’s Executive Supervisor Alexandra Redde-Amiel, outlined how the show will take place next month. One of the things that were revealed, was who will be hosting the 2021 Junior Eurovision Song Contest. It was announced that a trio consisting of Olivier Minne, Élodie Gossuin and Carla, will be guiding the audience through the show next month.

About The Hosts!


Carla represented France in Junior Eurovision with her song “Bim Bam Toi” back in 2019. In 2019 Carla came 5th in the Junior Eurovision Song Contest after scoring 169 points. “Bim Bam Toi” later went on to viral on TikTok after the contest.

Élodie Gossuin 

Élodie Gossuin is a big figure in the presenting and political world in France. No stranger to Eurovision Élodie was the spokesperson for France in the 2016 and 2018 editions of the senior contest. Fans will remember Elodie for her opening speech when presenting the points back in 2016, showing her love for France’s participant Amir that year in which she sang a small snippet of his song  “J’ai cherché”. Elodie was also on the panel for this year’s national final in France “Eurovision France, c’est vous qui décidez”, which helped select eventual Eurovision runner up Barbara Pravi with her song “Voilà”

Olivier Minne

Olivier Minne is a well-loved host in France. In 2000 Olivier picked up a 7 d’Or award (In France this is the equivalent of an Emmy), so he is a very accomplished host within the country. Olivier is also no stranger to Eurovision, between the years of 1995 and 1997 he was France’s commentator for the senior contest.

Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2021

Junior Eurovision 2021 will take place in Paris, France following Valentina’s victory in JESC 2020 with “J’imagine”. The contest will be held in La Seine Musicale on December 19th. 19 countries will be competing in the 19th edition of the competition:

You can keep up with our Junior Eurovision 2021 coverage here.

France’s Junior Eurovision Journey

France made its debut in the 2004 Junior Eurovision Song Contest with Thomas Pontier with the song “Si on voulait bien”, which placed 6th. Since then, took a break and returned in 2018 with Angelina with “Jamais Sans Toi” which placed 2nd. Their recent participation saw them achieve their first win with Valentina and the song “J”Imagine”.

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News Source: JuniorEurovision.tv/ France2

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