These Are The Odds 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Will Win The Oscar for 'Best Picture'

January 23, 2019
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When Bohemian Rhapsody landed the award for "Best Picture" and Rami Malek scored the award for "Best Actor" at the 2019 Golden Globe awards, so with five academy award nominations the Queen biopic has set itself up as a big contender for the 91st annual Oscars.

With nominations for "Best Actor", "Best Picture", "Best Sound Editing", "Best Sound Mixing" and "Best Film Editing", Bohemian Rhapsody will be going up against some other favorites like A Star Is BornGreen Book, Roma and At Eternity's Gate.

But the UK gambling site Oddschecker has compiled the odds of each film winning the coveted "Best Picture" award. The odds for Bohemian Rhapsody winning the Oscar ranges between 10/1 and 17/1, with the most average odds being 14/1 and 16/1. Roma appears to be the favorite to take the award for "Best Picture" with most sites setting the odds at close to or even money. Green Book and A Star Is Born both stand a 4/1 chance, The Favourite is set at 8/1, BlackKklansman's odds are 12/1, and Black Panther  and Vice's chances are at 33/1.

For the award for "Best Actor" both Rami Malek and Christian Bale (Vice) are tied with the highest odds of earning even money, Bradley Cooper (A Star Is Born) has 1 6/1 chance, Viggo Mortensen (Green Book) is set between 18/1 and 20/1, and Willem Dafoe (At Eternity's Gate) has chances of 33/1 to 20/1 for winning the award.

The Oscars will be held on Feb. 24 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, CA and will be airing at 8PM ET on ABC.  

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