Andi Knoll and Kati Bellowitsch to host Eurovision allocation draw!
This year’s Semi-Final allocation draw will take place on Monday. The draw will determine which countries will compete in Semi Final 1, and which countries will compete in Semi Final 2. It will also determine which Semi Finals the Big 5 countries will vote in.
Our hosts for the draw this year will be Andi Knoll & Kati Bellowitsch.
Andi Knoll is an Austrian radio and television presenter. He is well known to Austrian Eurovision fans as commentator for Austria since 1999 (except for 2009). He has also hosted the Austrian national final since 2002.
Kati Bellowitsch is also an Austrian radio and television presenter. She has been the Austrian spokesperson since 2011, announcing the Austrian votes at Eurovision.
As well as Monday’s draw, Andi and Kati will host a variety events over the course of Eurovision season. Kati will be hosting many of the 80 press conferences scheduled to take place and Andi will be hosting a new live show from inside the Wiener Stadthalle between May 18th and May 23rd.
Despite their new roles both Andi and Kati will reprise their roles as commentator and spokesperson, respectively.
Photo: Manfred Werner / Wikimedia Commons