Chris Rock Hosts The Oscars! Here's What You Need To Know

February 26, 2016

Chris Rock hosts the 88th Academy Awards/Oscars Sunday at 7p.  Wonder how he's gonna handle the controversy regarding the lack of African-American nominees?

Why do you watch it?  For the red carpet, the fashion, the whole show, or do you get bored and change it right after the first two awards?

Check out the Oscar Noms and Vegas odds:

Best Picture
“Spotlight,” 4 to 5
“The Revenant,” 6 to 5
“The Big Short,” 8 to 1
“The Martian,” 8 to 1
“Mad Max: Fury Road,” 20 to 1
“Bridge of Spies,” 30 to 1
“Room,” 40 to 1
“Brooklyn,” 50 to 1


Best Actor
Leonardo DiCaprio (“The Revenant”), 1 to 5
Michael Fassbender (“Steve Jobs”), 5 to 1
Eddie Redmayne (“The Danish Girl”), 10 to 1
Matt Damon (“The Martian”), 20 to 1
Bryan Cranston (“Trumbo”), 25 to 1


Best Actress
Brie Larson (“Room”), 1 to 3
Saoirse Ronan (“Brooklyn”), 7 to 2
Cate Blanchett (“Carol”), 6 to 1
Jennifer Lawrence (“Joy”), 8 to 1
Charlotte Rampling (“45 Years”), 25 to 1


Best Supporting Actor
Sylvester Stallone (“Creed”), 4 to 5
Mark Rylance (“Bridge of Spies”), 7 to 5
Tom Hardy (“The Revenant”), 8 to 1
Mark Ruffalo (“Spotlight”), 10 to 1
Christian Bale (“The Big Short”), 12 to 1


Best Supporting Actress
Rooney Mara (“Carol”), 1 to 2
Kate Winslet (“Steve Jobs”), 3 to 1
Alicia Vikander (“The Danish Girl”), 7 to 2
Jennifer Jason Leigh (“The Hateful Eight”), 10 to 1
Rachel McAdams (“Spotlight”), 50 to 1


Best Director
Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu (“The Revenant”), 1 to 2
Tom McCarthy (“Spotlight”), 3 to 1
Adam McKay (“The Big Short”), 5 to 1
George Miller (“Mad Max: Fury Road”), 8 to 1
Lenny Abrahamson (“Room”), 20 to 1

 

Photo Credit: David Shankbone via Flickr