|2013 Oscars Odds – Best Actress – Jennifer Lawrence Favored|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 20 February 2013 16:30|
Best Actress Odds
HOLLYWOOD, CA (The Spread) – The Best Actress category at the 2013 Grammys has a clear favorite, but three legitimate potential winners. Here is a look at the odds to win this category.
The Grammys take place this Sunday at 8PM ET and will air live on ABC. According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Jennifer Lawrence is the favorite to win this award, as she has 1/2 odds to win. Other short odds to win are Emmanuelle Riva (5/2) and Jessica Chastain (4/1).
Lawrence plays Tiffany Maxwell in the movie, Silver Linings Playbook. She has already won the Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild Award for her performance. She was nominated for this award in 2010 for her role in the film Winter’s Bone, but did not win.
Riva is nominated for her role as Michael Haneke in the movie Amour. She won the BAFTA for Best Actress but was not even nominated for a Golden Globe. This is the first Academy Award nomination for Riva.
Chastain is nominated for her role as Maya in the movie Zero Dark Thirty. She won a Golden Globe for Best Actress in a Drama. She was nominated for Best Supporting Actress at the 2011 Oscars, but did not win.
The 2013 Academy Awards take place on Sunday, Feb. 24 at 8PM ET from The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on ABC. For a complete look at the odds to win Best Actress at this year’s show, see below.
2013 Oscars – Best Actress Odds
Jennifer Lawrence - Silver Linings Playbook 1/2
Emmanuelle Riva - Amour 5/2
Jessica Chastain - Zero Dark Thirty 4/1
Naomi Watts - The Impossible 35/1
Quvenzhane Wallis - Beasts Of The Southern Wild 50/1