Congratulations to our User David Buchanan for an outstanding top score of 89.80% when predicting the 2017 Tony Awards nominees on Tuesday. He is just ahead of 24 Emmy with 88.63% and then Maxwell with 88.33%. Buchanan also has a point score of 19,381 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 700 people worldwide predicted these nominees for 17 categories. Out of 80 total slots in these categories, Buchanan got 72 of them correct (only missing 8 times). He was perfect in picking all nominees for Best Musical, Best Play, Best Play Revival, Best Actor in a Musical, Best Featured Actor in a Play, and both directing categories.
You can see how your score compares to all others in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. to see your own scores, go to the user menu in the top right corner of every page of Gold Derby when you’re signed in to the site. Use drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.” Gold Derby must evaluate each potential winner’s eligibility as per our contest rules. If eligible, the first-place finisher gets a $100 Amazon gift card.
For Gold Derby’s Editors, Tom O’Neil is best with 81.27%. Paul Sheehan follows with 78.53%, and then Daniel Montgomery with 76.57%, and myself with 67.16%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
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