Award shows are so exciting! The red carpet fashion, the anticipation of who is going to win, the acceptance speeches that go on a little too long.

I thought I'd make some predictions that are based on nothing other than how I feel about these movies/actors. I put my winner predictions in red. We will have to circle back and see how I did!

Best Picture

Arrival
Fences
Hacksaw Ridge
Hell or High Water
Hidden Figures
La La Land
Lion
Manchester by the Sea
Moonlight

Best Director

Arrival - Denis Villeneuve
Hacksaw Ridge - Mel Gibson
La La Land - Damien Chazelle
Manchester by the Sea - Kenneth Lonergan
Moonling - Barry Jenkins

Best Actor

Casey Affleck
Andrew Garfield
Ryan Gosling
Viggo Mortensen
Denzel Washington

Best Actress

Isabelle Huppert
Ruth Negga
Natalie Portman
Emma Stone
Meryl Streep

Best Animated Feature Film

Kubo and the Two Strings
Moana
My Life as a Zucchini
Zootopia
The Red Turtle

Don't miss the Oscars Sunday February 26th on CBS!