Czech Republic: Mikolas Josef special guest in Ukrainian semi-final

by Sanjay (Sergio) Jiandani 362 views

Ukrainian broadcaster has announced today that the 2018 Czech hopeful Mikolas Josef will be flying to Kyiv in order to attend the first semi-final of the 2018 Ukranian national selection on Saturday where he will treat the viewers with his Eurovision entry.

The multi talented young 2018 Czech Eurovision hopeful is heading to Kyiv this weekend where he will be one of the special guests at the 2018 Ukrainian semi-final.  O.Torvald (Ukraine 2017) will also be gracing the ocassion.

Mikolas Josef was crowned the winner of the 2018 Czech national selection and will fly to Lisbon with Lie to me.

Nine acts will battle during next Saturday’s show for the golden ticket to the Grand Final of the Ukrainian national selection: Сonstantine, Serhiy Babkin, Laud, Kazka, The VIO, Kozak System, Vil’na, Pur:Pur and The Erised.

About the 2018 Ukrainian national selection

The 2018 Ukrainian Eurovision national selection will consist of a total of 3 shows (2 semi-finals and grand final). All 3 shows will be aired simultaneously on STB and UA:PBC’s Channel 1.

A total of 18 acts will be battling for the golden ticket to Lisbon; 9 acts will compete in each of the two semi-finals.

Serhiy Prytula will be hosting the Ukrainian national selection for the second time, having hosted this year’s Ukrainian Eurovision national selection.

  • 10/02: Semi-final 1
  • 17/02: Semi-final 2
  • 24/02: Grand Final

Eugene Filatov, Jamala and Andreiy Danilko compose the 2018 Ukrainian national selection jury panel. The 3 judges will be responsible to deliberate the 2018 Ukrainian Eurovision representative along with the public voting.

The 2018 Ukrainian Eurovision entry and act will be determined by a mixed jury/public televoting deliberation.

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