Congratulations to our Expert Joyce Eng, senior editor for Gold Derby, for a near perfect 87.50% when predicting the 2018 Producers Guild Awards winners on Saturday. For a total of 12 Experts making picks, Eng is just ahead of Kevin Polowy (Yahoo) and Peter Travers (Rolling Stone), who both had 75.00% of correct picks. See Experts’ leaderboard.
Over 1,000 people worldwide predicted these PGA winners in three film and five television categories. The ceremony was held in Beverly Hills, California. Our top Expert only missed one category, choosing “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing Missouri” instead of actual Best Picture winner “The Shape of Water.”
You can see how your score compares to all others in our leaderboard rankings of all contestants, which also includes links to see each participant’s predictions. to see your own scores, go to the User menu in the top right corner of every page of Gold Derby when you’re signed in to the site. Use the drop down menu to go to “View Profile,” then look for the links to your “Award Show Scores.”
Our field of Experts includes a dozen journalists who cover the entertainment industry throughout the year. After our top three, we have a six-way tie between Thelma Adams (Gold Derby), Pete Hammond (Deadline), Tariq Khan (Fox News), Tom O’Neil (Gold Derby), Anne Thompson (Indiewire), and Adnan Virk (ESPN) at 62.50%. Susan Wloszczyna (RogerEbert.com) is next with 50.00% and then Sasha Stone (Awards Daily) with 37.50%. Edward Douglas got 71.43% correct predicting seven of the eight categories.
Be sure to check out how our experts rank Oscar contenders in this and the other top races. Use the drop-down menus at the top of each page to see the other categories. Then take a look at the most up-to-date odds before you make make your Oscar nomination predictions. Don’t be afraid to jump in now since you can keep changing your predictions until just before nominees are announced on January 23.