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Lincoln Leads Oscar Nominations


Tuesday, 29 January 2013
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Lincoln Leads Oscar Nominations

Fresh off its success at the Screen Actor Awards, Lincoln appears set to win a swag of Oscar awards in 2013, favourites with online bookmaker sportsbet.com.au in a host of categories including Best Picture ($1.80) and Best Director ($1.14).
Daniel Day Lewis (Lincoln) is priced at Black Caviar like odds of $1.04 to scoop up Best Actor, with Golden Globe winner Hugh Jackman next in the market at $6.00.

Punters are confident that Jenifer Lawrence, who stars in Silver Linings Playbook, will shine through any dark clouds of doubt and take out the Best Actress award, priced at $1.53.

“With the awards season well under way, punters have tipped Lincoln to win three of their twelve nominated categories, leaving Hugh Jackman tres miserables in his pursuit to take out Best Actor,” said sportsbet.com.au’s Brigitte Lowsby.
Markets courtesy of sportsbet.com.au
Best Picture
$1.80 Lincoln
$1.91 Argo
$26 Les Miserables
$34 Silver Linings Playbook
$34 Django Unchained
$41 Life of Pi
$67 Amour
$67 Zero Dark Thirty
$126 Beasts of the Southern Wild

Best Director
$1.14 Steven Spielberg (Lincoln)
$7.00 Ang Lee (Life of Pi)
$10 David O. Russell (Silver Linings Playbook)
$13 Michael Haneke (Amour)
$34 Benh Zeitlin (Beasts of the Southern Wild)

Best Actor
$1.04 Daniel Day Lewis (Lincoln)
$6.00 Hugh Jackman (Les Miserables)
$26 Denzel Washington (Flight)
$26 Joaquin Phoenix (The Master)
$41 Bradley Cooper (Silver Lining Playbook)

Best Actress
$1.53 Jenifer Lawrence (Silver Linings Playbook)
$2.75 Jessica Chastian (Zero Dark Thirty)
$9.00 Emmanuelle Riva (Amour)
$26 Naomi Watts (The Impossible)
$34 Quvenzhane Wallis (Beast of the Southern Wild)

Best Supporting Actor
$1.67 Tommy Lee Jones (Lincoln)
$4.50 Phillip Seymour Hoffman (The Master)
$5.00 Christopher Waltz (Django Unchained)
$11 Robert DeNiro (Silver Linings Playbook)
$26 Alan Arkin (ArgoO

Best Supporting Actress
$1.02 Anne Hathaway (Les Miserables)
$21 Sally Field (Lincoln)
$21 Helen Hunt (The Sessions)
$34 Amy Adams (The Master)
$51 Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook)

Best Make Up
$1.44 The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey
$3.00 Les Misterables
$9.00 Hitchcock

Best Filming Editing
$1.73 Zero Dark Thirty
$2.20 Argo
$9.00 Lincoln
$17 Life of Pi
$34 Silver Linings Playbook

Host Specials – First Seth MacFarlane character to appear at the Oscars
$1.60 Ted
$4.00 Peter Griffin
$7.00 Brian Griffin
$9.00 Stewie Griffin
$13 Stan Smith
$19 Roger
$34 Glen Quagmire
$41 Tim the Bear

ENDS

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