Congratulations to our User karensilkwood for a tremendous score of 80.99% when predicting the 2019 Oscars nominations on Tuesday. She is just ahead of master100 at 80.17% and then a large group at 79.34%. She also has a great point score total of 26,627 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 8,600 people worldwide predicted these nominees in all 24 Academy Awards categories. Our top scorer had all eight of the Best Picture contenders correct, plus long shots like Yalitza Aparicio (“Roma”) for Best Actress, Pawel Pawlikowski (“Cold War”) for Best Director, “First Reformed” for Best Original Screenplay and “Solo: A Star Wars Story” for Best Visual Effects.
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.”
For the nine Editors predicting, Joyce Eng and I are the best with 76.86%. The next spot is held by Daniel Montgomery and Paul Sheehan at 75.21%. Up next is a three-way tie at 74.38% between Marcus Dixon, Rob Licuria and Tom O’Neil. Susan Wloszczyna has 71.90% and then Matt Noble with 71.07%. See Editors’ scores.
Be sure to check out how our experts rank this year’s Oscar contenders. Then take a look at the most up-to-date combined odds before you make your own Oscar predictions. Don’t be afraid to jump in now since you can keep changing your predictions until just before winners are announced on February 24.