Esmée Smith out of Assen is the winner of the talent show Winner is Searched. They state on may 25 and 26, with The Top riders on the podium in the Johan Cruijff ArenA, and with them a medley of singing in front of 65,000 people.
Topper Searched as jury, Jan Smit, Gerard Joling, René Froger and Jeroen van der Boom.
“I have tears still in my eyes,” says Esmée in a comment on Facebook. “I really want toast. I can finally say out loud: I am the fifth Winner”. She thanks the viewers and her new colleagues, René Froger, Gerard Joling, Jeroen van der Boom, and Jan Smit for their unconditional support. “I’m going to pop out, that I promise. I’m so fat, I’m going to really move the music. I see you in the ArenA!”
Esmee already made during her audition impressed the Toppers-jury when she dressed up as a ringmaster I’m So Excited sang.
The final Topper Search on SBS6 with 383.000 viewers on the fourteenth place of the huge success top 25, the list of best viewed television programs of the Saturday night.