Congratulations to our User GMC for an outstanding perfect score of 100% when predicting the 2017 Directors Guild Awards winners on Saturday. He was actually tied with 27 other people with that 100% percentage but had the best point total of 4,131 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 1,000 people worldwide predicted these winners for three DGA film and five television categories. Each of those perfect scorers correctly predicted that “La La Land” (film), “Lion” (first-time feature), and “O.J.: Made in America” (documentary) would prevail in the film categories and that “Veep (comedy), “Game of Thrones” (drama), “The Night Of” (movie/mini), “Saturday Night Live” (variety series), and “Tony Awards” (variety special) would win the TV 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.
Gold Derby’s top Editors are Tom O’Neil and Paul Sheehan with 87.50% correct (seven of eight categories). Daniel Montgomery and I are next with 75.00% right. Following is Marcus Dixon at 62.50%. The last position is held by Rob Licuria with 50.00% accuracy. See Editors’ leaderboard.
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