Oscars 2017 predictions slugfest: Pete vs. Tom on Best Actor race
Is Casey Affleck (“Manchester by the Sea”) invincible in the Oscar race for Best Actor? He’s way out front, according to Pete Hammond (Deadline Hollywood) and Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby) — watch their video smackdown above — and the predictions and racetrack odds of the experts polled by Gold Derby.
Most experts agree that Denzel Washington (“Fences”) is within striking distance of snagging this contest. After all, he won a Tony Award for performing the role on Broadway and now he’s receiving race reviews for the film adaptation, which he directed.