|Posted by eurovision on top on January 13, 2018 at 1:55 PM|
One of the most anticipated moments every year by the eurofans is the announcement of the television organizer of the masters of ceremonies that will lead the festival in their country. This year, the Portuguese television has bet, for the first time in history, by a quartet of girls as presenters of the galas of the 2018 festival.
Catarina Furtado, Sílvia Alberto, Filomena Cautela and Daniela Ruah. they will be the presenters of both the semifinals of May 08 and 10 and the grand final of day 12. As usual, they will introduce the contest, guide the audience in their voting and will be in charge of speaking with the different representatives to know their live reactions.
The EBU has made official this afternoon the news that had already been advanced last Saturday by several Portuguese media. Catarina, Filomena and Sílvia are familiar faces of the RTP and Portuguese homes, while Daniela is the Portuguese actress protagonist of the series North American "NCIS: Los Angeles".
Semi-Final Allocation Draw
The Semi-Final Allocation Draw for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest will take place on the 29th of January at 13:00 CET. The first part of the draw will determine in which Semi-Final each of the six pre-qualified countries (Portugal, France, Germany, Italy, Spain and the United Kingdom) will broadcast and vote. The second draw will decide in which Semi-Final each of the other participating countries will perform. The 37 Semi-Finalists have been allocated into six pots.