Academy of Arts and Science

About a week ago, we posted the odds makers picks for the Oscars. To review their picks HERE.  So, let's see how close they were in their predictions.

PREDICTION:

BEST PICTURE

Lincoln – 3/10 odds to win
Argo – 4/1 odds to win- WINNER

Les Miserables – 9/1 odds to win
Life of Pi – 16/1 odds to win
Silver Linings Playbook – 20/1 odds to win
Zero Dark Thirty – 20/1 odds to win
Amour – 40/1 odds to win
Django Unchained – 75/1 odds to win
Beasts of the Southern Wild – 100/1 odds to win

Best Actor

Daniel Day-Lewis (Lincoln) – 1/14 odds to win -- WINNER

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Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables) – 9/1 odds to win
Denzel Washington (Flight) – 20/1 odds to win
Bradley Cooper (Silver Linings Playbook) – 25/1 odds to win
Joaquin Phoenix (The Master) – 25/1 odds to win

Best Actress

Jennifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook) – 4/7 odds to win -- WINNER

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Jessica Chastain (Zero Dark Thirty) – 7/4 odds to win
Emannuelle Riva (Amour) – 10/1 odds to win
Naomi Watts (The Impossible) – 20/1 odds to win
Quvenzhane Wallis (Beasts of the Southern Wild) – 33/1 odds to win

Maybe the odds makers should also make movies. Not bad!

To see all the Oscar winners for 2013, go HERE

 

 

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