Oscar odds: Favorites and longshots for Hollywood’s big night
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — The odds are that Leonardo DiCaprio is going home with the best actor Oscar this Sunday.
The movie he starred in, “The Revenant,” is also favored to win Best Picture, according to online betting site PaddyPower.com.
The thriller directed by Alejandro González Iñárritu is currently holding 8-to-15 odds to win. The 20th Century Fox film is followed by “Spotlight” which comes in at 23-to-10 and “The Big Short” at 5-to-1.
If that seems like a wide margin it’s nothing compared to the best actor category where DiCaprio is a prohibitive favorite with 1-to-100 odds.
Here’s the list of the Oscar odds for the award show’s biggest categories, according to PaddyPower:
“The Revenant”: 8-to-15
“The Big Short”: 5-to-1
“The Martian”: 100-to-1
“Mad Max: Fury Road”: 100-to-1
“Bridge of Spies”: 200-to-1
Leonardo DiCaprio, “The Revenant”: 1-to-100
Eddie Redmayne, “The Danish Girl”: 20-to-1
Michael Fassbender, “Steve Jobs”: 20-to-1
Bryan Cranston, “Trumbo”: 80-to-1
Matt Damon, “The Martian”: 100-to-1
Brie Larson, “Room”: 1-to-25
Saoirse Ronan, “Brooklyn”: 10-to-1
Cate Blanchett, “Carol”: 33-to-1
Charlotte Rampling, “45 Years”: 40-to-1
Jennifer Lawrence, “Joy”: 40-to-1
Best Supporting Actor:
Sylvester Stallone, “Creed”: 3-to-10
Mark Rylance, “Bridge of Spies”: 5-to-2
Christian Bale, “The Big Short”: 16-to-1
Tom Hardy, “The Revenant”: 16-to-1
Mark Ruffalo, “Spotlight”: 40-to-1
Best Supporting Actress:
Alicia Vikander, “The Danish Girl”: 1-to-2
Kate Winslet, “Steve Jobs”: 3-to-1
Rooney Mara, “Carol”: 7-to-2
Jennifer Jason Leigh, “The Hateful Eight”: 25-to-1
Rachel McAdams, “Spotlight”: 100-to-1
The 88th Annual Academy Awards will be hosted by Chris Rock this Sunday at 7 p.m. ET on ABC.