Denmark 2015: DR presents the juries
On Saturday the Danish national final Melodi Grand Prix will take place in Aalborg and the winner will be determined by the public vote and five national juries. Today, DR released the names of the juries and all juries will have members who have participated in Melodi Grand Prix.
The Capital Region: Søren Poppe (Denmark 2001), Pelle Peter Jensen (radio host) and Anna David (DMGP 2014)
The Zealand Region: Tim Schou (Denmark 2011), Maria Montell (singer) and Lars Trillingsgaard (radio P3)
The Central Denmark Region: Trine Jepsen (Denmark 1999, DMGP 2006, 2009), Claus Visbye (Smukfest Festival) and Jette Torp (singer)
The North Region: Lotte Feder (Denmark 1992, DMGP 1983, 1984, 1988, 1989), Jan H. Jensen (radio ANR) and Henrik Milling (radio P7 Mix)
The Region of Southern Denmark: Jakob Sveistrup (Denmark 2005), Trine Gadeberg (DMGP 2000) and Maria Theessink (Tønder Festival)
The jury from each region will give 1-8 points and the 10 and 12 points like the Eurovision system. Together that gives 290 jury points. The viewers will also have 290 points to give and the televoting will close after the juries have given their votes.
DID YOU KNOW?
2015 will be the first time since 2008 that regional juries will be used in Melodi Grand Prix.