‘Survivor: Ghost Island’ winner predictions: Stephanie Johnson is early pick to win $1 million, according to fans

Hey, Stephanie Johnson, is your Sole “Survivor” acceptance speech ready yet? According to Gold Derby’s exclusive predictions for Season 36, Episode 4, this Chicago, Illinois native has the best odds of winning “Survivor: Ghost Island.” Fans were quite impressed with her game move back in the season premiere when she got Jacob Derwin to spill all of his secrets … and then promptly voted him out. Do you agree that Stephanie will win “Survivor: Ghost Island”? Hurry and make your predictions right now.

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Stephanie leads our current winner predictions with 17/10 odds, just ahead of her closest competitor Wendell Holland at 10/3 odds. Rounding out the five most likely candidates to win are Michael Yerger in third place at 7/1 odds, Brendan Shapiro in fourth at 12/1 odds and Kellyn Bechtold in fifth at 18/1 odds. See more “Survivor” odds and rankings.

Last week’s tribe swap could have been a disaster for Stephanie since she ended up on the newly mixed Malolo tribe at a 4-5 disadvantage, but fortunately her team won Immunity. At the tribe switch Stephanie was joined by fellow Malolo castaways Jenna Bowman, Brendan and Michael, and former Naviti players Desiree Afuye, Bradley Kleihege, Sebastian Noel, Chelsea Townsend and Kellyn.

“My motivation for playing ‘Survivor’ is to live out my dream,” Stephanie declared in her pre-interview for CBS. “I am a huge believer in following your passions, following your dreams, and this has been my dream for over 17 years now. I want fans to remember me as the brightest-colored, happiest, most badass mom that’s ever played.” Is Stephanie the most strategic player still on the island? Give us your thoughts down in the comments section.

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