Oscars predictions: Experts split on Makeup & Hairstyling with 17 for ‘The Grand Budapest Hotel,’ 9 for rivals

While 17 of our Oscar experts are predicting that two-time guild champ “The Grand Budapest Hotel” will win Best Makeup & Hairstyling, six expect the other two-time winner with the guild, “Guardians of the Galaxy,” to prevail. And three of our Oscarologists are predicting that the third nominee, “Foxcatcher,” will pull off an upset. 

UPDATED: Experts’ Oscars predictions in 24 categories

The Grand Budapest Hotel” is the 4/7 favorite with 17 Experts predicting it to prevail: Edward Douglas (Coming Soon), Scott Feinberg (Hollywood Reporter), Michael Hogan (Vanity Fair), Dave Karger (Fandango), Tariq Khan (Fox News), Scott Mantz (Access Hollywood),  Mary Milliken (Reuters), Michael Musto (Out.com), Steve Pond (The Wrap), Paul Sheehan (Gold Derby), Keith Simanton (IMDB), Nicole Sperling (Entertainment Weekly), Sasha Stone (Awards Daily), Anne Thompson (Thompson on Hollywood), Peter Travers (Rolling Stone), Glenn Whipp (Los Angeles Times) and Susan Wloszczyna (RogerEbert.com).

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Guardians of the Galaxy” has odds of 10/3 with the backing of six Experts: Thelma Adams (ZEALnyc), Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes), Mike Cidoni (Associated Press), Kevin Polowy (Yahoo), Claudia Puig (USA Today) and Christopher Rosen (Huffington Post), .

And “Foxcatcher” is in third at 13/2 with the support of three Experts: Thom Geier, Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby), and Jenelle Riley (Variety).

Review the individual predictions of our Experts here. And be sure to check out the Experts’ collective rankings and racetrack odds.

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