SAG Awards film predictions: Peter Travers (Rolling Stone) tops all Experts with perfect score

SAG Awards film predictions Experts Spotlight Leonardo DiCaprio Brie Larson

For the 18 Experts predicting SAG Awards film winners, the only one with a perfect score is Peter Travers (Rolling Stone). He correctly picked all six categories to be won by “Spotlight” (ensemble), Brie Larson (“Room“), Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Revenant“), Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl“), Idris Elba (“Beasts of No Nation“), and “Mad Max: Fury Road” (stunts).

Over 1,800 people worldwide predicted the film champs for Saturday night’s ceremony. Travers tied at the top with 50 other Users who also had perfect scores.

Related: Complete list of 2016 SAG Awards winners and nominees

Following Travers is a five-way tie with 84% correct (five of six categories) between Edward Douglas (Weekend Warrior), Matthew Jacobs (Huffington Post), Dave Karger (Fandango), Jack Mathews (Gold Derby), and Susan Wloszczyna (

A large group is then tied with 67% correct: Thelma Adams (Gold Derby), Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes), Michael Hogan (Vanity Fair), Christopher Rosen (Entertainment Weekly), Paul Sheehan (Gold Derby), Sasha Stone (Awards Daily), Brian Truitt (USA Today), and Anne Thompson (Thompson on Hollywood).

The four tied with 50% right are Pete Hammond (Deadline), Tariq Khan (Fox News), Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby), and Glenn Whipp (L.A. Times).

You can see how your score compares to theirs in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. Or you can find your score by clicking on “My Award Scores,” which appears in the gold menu bar when you’re signed in to your account.

See the separate rankings of our Experts, Editors and Users in our special leaderboards that feature top scores per group.

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Peter Travers (Rolling Stone)

Edward Douglas (Weekend Warrior)
Matthew Jacobs (Huffington Post)
Dave Karger (Fandango)
Jack Mathews (Gold Derby)
Susan Wloszczyna (

Thelma Adams (Gold Derby)
Matt Atchity (Rotten Tomatoes)
Michael Hogan (Vanity Fair)
Christopher Rosen (Entertainment Weekly)
Paul Sheehan (Gold Derby)
Sasha Stone (Awards Daily)
Brian Truitt (USA Today)
Anne Thompson (Thompson on Hollywood)

Pete Hammond (Deadline)
Tariq Khan (Fox News)
Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby)
Glenn Whipp (L.A. Times)

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