Sílvia Alberto

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Sílvia Alberto
Sílvia Alberto.png
Alberto in 2015
Born (1981-05-18) 18 May 1981 (age 37)
Lisbon, Portugal
NationalityPortuguese
OccupationTelevision presenter, actress
Years active2000–present

Sílvia Alberto (born 18 May 1981) is a Portuguese television presenter and actress, currently employed by Rádio e Televisão de Portugal. She began her career in 2000, presenting Clube Disney on RTP1.[1]

She was one of the hosts of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest in Lisbon, Portugal.

Early life[edit]

She studied Theatre at the Lisbon Theatre and Film School.

Career[edit]

Alberto (centre left), along with her Eurovision Song Contest co-hosts, Filomena Cautela, Daniela Ruah, and Catarina Furtado.

Alberto is best known for hosting seven editions of Festival da Canção[2] (Portuguese heats for the Eurovision Song Contest), Dança Comigo (Portuguese version of Strictly Come Dancing), Operação Triunfo, MasterChef, Top Chef and presenting the RTP talent programme Aqui há talento.[3]

She also had a three year stint with the broadcaster Sociedade Independente de Comunicação, where she co-hosted the first two series of Ídolos and the 2004 Portuguese Golden Globes.

On 8 January 2018, she was announced as one of the four hosts of the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest alongside Filomena Cautela, Daniela Ruah, and Catarina Furtado.[4]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ CLUBE DISNEY
  2. ^ Sílvia Alberto merda merda no Festival da Canção
  3. ^ AQUI HÁ TALENTO
  4. ^ "Here come the girls! Presenters of Eurovision 2018 revealed!". eurovision.tv. European Broadcasting Union. Retrieved 8 January 2018.

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Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Ukraine Volodymyr Ostapchuk, Oleksandr Skichko and Timur Miroshnychenko
Eurovision Song Contest presenter
(with Filomena Cautela, Daniela Ruah, and Catarina Furtado)

2018
Succeeded by
Incumbent