Congratulations to our User Squirmn33 for the top score of 76.92% when predicting the 2017 BAFTA TV Awards winners on Sunday. He far exceeds the second place finisher, ed, who has 53.85% accuracy. He also has a great point score of 6,185 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
A total of 246 people worldwide predicted these winners for 13 categories. In a night of several upsets, our top scorer got 10 correct including all of the individual performer categories: Adeel Akhtar for “Murdered By My Father” (Lead Actor), Sarah Lancashire for “Happy Valley” (Lead Actress), Tom Hollander for “The Night Manager” (Supporting Actor), Wunmi Mosaku for “Damilola, Our Loved Boy” (Supporting Actress), Steve Coogan for “Alan Partridge’s Scissored Isle” (Male Comedy), Phoebe Waller-Bridge for “Fleabag” (Female Comedy), and Michael McIntyre for “Michael McIntyre’s Big Show” (Entertainment).
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, Paul Sheehan, Marcus Dixon, and I are tied with 30.77% correct. Daniel Montgomery is next with 23.08%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
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