The Hungarian broadcaster have announced that Mark Zentai has been replaced by Katya Tompos, a 25 year old actress and singer who will represent the country in the 2009 Eurovision Song Contest with Maganyos csonak.
Katya Tompos will be after all flying the Hungarian flag to Moscow after it was made known that the original choice of the Hungarian broacaster, Mark Zentai, was ineligible to participate with the chosen song as it was performed publically before the date set by the EBU.
Katya has starred in a number of films the latest being Gabor Herendi's A kind of America 2 (Valami Amerika) in December. Katya also contributed three songs in the soundtrack one of which, Maganyos csonak was chosen as the next Hungarian entry in the Eurovision Song Contest.
Katya Tompos- Maganyos csonak (from Valami Amerika 2)
Katya Tompos sings Edith Piaf
Katya Tompos live