Congratulations to our User 845sas for an outstanding score of 89.87% when predicting the 2018 Tony Awards nominations on Tuesday. He is actually tied with four others — Gold Derby founder Tom O’Neil, ScottoSCOTT, Nick Berninger and Jared Auton — at that percentage but has the better point score total of 15,422 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Almost 1,000 people worldwide predicted these Broadway nominees in 17 categories. The awards ceremony will be held on June 10 in New York City and will be hosted by Sara Bareilles and Josh Groban. Our top scorer got all of the nominees in the four main categories correct, including Best Musical (“The Band’s Visit,” “Frozen,” “Mean Girls” and “SpongeBob SquarePants”) and Best Play (“The Children,” “Farinelli and the King,” “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child,” “Junk” and “Latin History for Morons”).
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 the 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 receives a $100 Amazon gift card.
As mentioned above, O’Neil is the best among Editors with 89.87%. Close behind is Paul Sheehan with 87.34%. Marcus Dixon is next with 83.54%, and then Daniel Montgomery with 81.01%, Joyce Eng with 74.68% and myself with 72.15%. See Editors’ leaderboard.
Be sure to make your Tony predictions today so that Broadway insiders can see how their shows and performers are faring in our odds. You can keep changing your predictions as often as you like until just before nominees are announced on June 10. And join in the fun debate over the 2018 Tonys taking place right now with Hollywood insiders in our theater forums. Read more Gold Derby entertainment news.