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See how you did predicting Golden Globe nominees for TV

By Gold Derby News Desk
By Gold Derby News Desk
Dec 13 2012 14:31 pm
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More than 700 Gold Derby readers entered predictions in the Golden Globes' 11 TV categories. In total, our Users logged more than 7000 predictions.

To see how you fared, log into your accound and under your profile picture click on Golden Globes (TV) Nominations 2012. And to find out where you rank on our leaderboard, click here.

To see a full breakdown of our results by category, click here.

Though the Golden Globe nominees for film are often a reliable predictor of the Oscars, the Globe nominees and winners for TV do not always echo the tastes of the Primetime Emmys; the Globes, handed out by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) often favor new shows and move on more quickly when a program falls out of favor.

The Golden Globe nominees can be so unpredictable that two candidates were missing from our prediction center altogether: TV Supporting Actor nominee Danny Huston ("Magic City"), and TV Supporting Actress nominee Hayden Panettiere ("Nashville"), whom we entered as a candidate in the lead race.

Despite the changing moods of the HFPA, our top User, AmberKnieriem, score 81%. Following close behind were xander1 and tannerc, both of whom correctly predicted 80%.

They outscored our editors, among whom Daniel Montgomery led the way with 77%, followed by Matt Noble with 73% and Darrin Dortch with 71%.

Three experts predicted the event, with Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes) coming out on top with 71%. Gold Derby's own Paul Sheehan scored 67%, while Tom O'Neil predicted nine out of 11 categories and scored 71%.

 
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