Congratulations to our User POR160893 for a perfect score of 100% when predicting the 2019 Visual Effects Society winners on Tuesday. He is actually tied with three other perfect people — Andre, leonardo martinelli and annamberg — but has a better point score total of 6,217 by using the 500 super bets wisely.
Over 700 people worldwide predicted these three film and two TV winners in a total of five categories chosen by VES voters. The ceremony was held in Beverly Hills and was hosted by Patton Oswalt. Film winners were “Avengers: Infinity War,” “First Man” and “Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse.” TV winners were “Lost in Space” and “Jack Ryan.”
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.” Gold Derby must evaluate each potential winner’s eligibility as per our contest rules. If eligible, the first-place finisher receives a $100 Amazon gift card.
For the five Experts making picks, Susan King (Gold Derby) is in the top spot with 80% accuracy. Joyce Eng (Gold Derby) and Edward Douglas (Weekend Warrior) are next with 60%. Tariq Khan (Fox TV) and Susan Wloszczyna (Gold Derby) follow with 40%. See Experts’ scores.
For the eight Editors predicting, Rob Licuria and I are in first place with 80% correct (just missing one category). Five are tied at 60%: Marcus Dixon, Joyce Eng, Daniel Montgomery, Matt Noble and Paul Sheehan. Susan Wloszczyna follows with 40%. 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 2019 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.