From taking the stage in his first professional performance at the tender age of nine, to successfully hosting New Zealand’s longest running Game Show “Lotto” Russell Harrison has literally done it all! With years of high end television and performance profile Russell’s unique and understated talents, and 6ft 6in frame are easily recognized and in huge demand!
As an Entertainer, Master of Ceremony and or Personality Russell's sense of humor, friendly and relaxed style and ability to “go with the flow” has ensured the success of many memorable events. Russell has learnt through his years of entertaining for forward thinking organisations the importance of being prepared, covering off the detail and filling in the gaps to ensure that your special event runs smoothly and to plan. The success of any event rests heavily on the efforts of the talent!! Russell works hard to honour this responsibility.
His experience in a large variety of specialised events means that his range of skills and experience have been utilised by such organisations as Vodafone, Telecom, Watties, Air New Zealand, The Millennium Consortium, The All Blacks, Silver Ferns, The Wellington 7’s (3 years), The Queenstown Winter Fest etc.
In 2005 Russell released his first self produced R’n’B single called “Why You Wanna” as part of a Contemporary Music Certificate which he wrote. Only 1000 cd’s were pressed and all have sold out.