The Oscar won’t actually be given out until March 5th, but if they were given out today, here are the people that I (Dan Reynish) think would win in the Six Major categories.
These predictions are based on industry buzz, the way the nominees have been acting during Hollywood’s annual awards season, who has won either a SAG or Golden Globe award, and finally, on the performance in or of the film.
Philip Seymour Hoffman, Capote
Reese Witherspoon, Walk the Line
Best Supporting Actor
Paul Giamatti, Cinderella Man
Best Supporting Actress
Rachel Weisz, The Constant Gardener
Ang Lee, Brokeback Mountain