Lee Smithurst

Executive Producer & Head Of Show, Eurovision Song Contest 2023

Lee has over 20 years' experience working on large scale TV entertainment shows and events. As Head of Show on this year's Eurovision Song Contest, he took creative lead on editorial for the three live shows from Liverpool which were broadcast to over 160 million viewers.  In recent years, Lee has played an instrumental role in bringing the UK Eurovision delegation from ‘nil point’ to centre stage with Sam Ryder - last year achieving the UK's highest placing in 25 years.