More than 600 Gold Derby readers predicted the nominees in 20 categories at the Critics' Choice Awards. In total, our Users logged more than 10,000 predictions.
To see your results, log into your account and under your profile picture click Critics Choice Awards 2012. And to find out where you rank on our leaderboard, click here.
For a full breakdown of our results by category, click here.
"Lincoln" set the record for most nominations (13), but like the previous record holder, "Black Swan," which was up for 12 in 2010, it lost Best Picture and Best Director; "Argo" won those prizes instead. "Lincoln" was also upset in the race for Best Supporting Actor, where Tommy Lee Jones lost to Philip Seymour Hoffman ("The Master").
Those weren't the only categories that defied our predictors' expectations, but three of our users still managed to correctly predict 75% of winners: ccg425, spittingnickels, and iamfromecuador. Another 13 users predicted 70%.
That was better than any of our experts, the best of whom was Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes), who got 65% of winners right. Sean O'Connell (Hollywood News) and Gold Derby's Tom O'Neil were tied with 60%.
Our editors closely matched that performance, with Darrin Dortch also leading the way with 65%, while Daniel Montgomery and David Schnelwar scored 60%.
Every actor submits only one sample episode, which will be judged by other actors (ranging from 25 to 75 per category jury) between July 28 and August 14. TV series submit six, which will be split into three pairs to be distributed randomly to about 300 voters. We now have uncovered every single title submitted for the 2014 races. CLICK HERE FOR THE EPISODES
We analyze the pros and cons
of episodes submitted by actors
to Emmy judges
Who submitted well? Click links below to read our in-depth analysis of each actor's episode entry.
DRAMA GUEST ACTRESS
Kate Burton ("Scandal")
Jane Fonda ("The Newsroom")
Allison Janney ("Masters of Sex")
Kate Mara ("House of Cards")
Margo Martindale ("The Americans")
Diana Rigg ("Game of Thrones")