Final Ballots Sent out to Oscar Voters as the Most Unpredictable Season Ever Finally Comes to Merciful Close

Mercifully, this long and agonizing season is finally coming a close. If you’d like to print a ballot you can download one here. Final voting for the Oscars will officially open on Friday, February 8th at 8 a.m. PT and end on Tuesday, February 19th at 5 p.m. P...
Posted On 08 Feb 2013

Academy announces new Oscar ballot shakeup

Word went out to Academy members today about a big change in ballot procedure for three categories. Until now, members who wanted to vote for Best Documentary Feature, Live Action Short or Animated Short would need to trek to designated screening locations where they got their...
Posted On 12 Jan 2013

Oscar Ballot Deadline 5pm Today – A (sort of) Cliffhanger

As the last remaining Oscar voters finish up their voting today and by 5pm the deadline will pass.  It will be interesting to see whether the Academy’s votes reflect what we would have otherwise known from the nominations thus far or whether they will be vastly different...
Posted On 04 Jan 2013

Gold Derby Posts Ballot for Best Picture

Source “It rubs the lotion on its skin or else it gets the hose again.” No, it doesn’t say that.  It says: When you have reviewed the Reminder List, please write the title of your first choice on the first line of this ballot and list your alternate choices on...
Posted On 01 Jan 2012

Oscar Confusion: Some Academy Members Befuddled by New Ballots

Nothing like kicking off the new year with Oscar befuddlement. (THR) Most Academy members have now received their Oscar nominations ballots, which were mailed out on Tuesday, and THR is beginning to hear from some of them who are profoundly confused by the new voting system. The...
Posted On 30 Dec 2011

Last Call: Awards Daily Oscar Ballot

Today’s your last chance to participate in the Awards Daily Oscar Nominations. The final deadline is only hours away — 12 midnight Pacific Time. Click the nominations link to read the rules, or click the banner below to jump directly to the ballots.
Posted On 10 Jan 2010

Awards Daily Nominations Ballot Results

Although we’ll leave the polls open for a few more hours, it looks like the rankings and percentages have stabilized enough to start collecting results. We can crunch the numbers and look at the closest races later, but meanwhile it might be fun to have our own predictions...
Posted On 21 Jan 2009

The Award Daily Nominees Are in!

Rob has finished crunching the numbers for the Awards Daily nominations tabulations. Summary charts here and after the cut. Be sure to click the the links at the end of Rob’s notes for a more comprehensive look at all the internal scores for dozens of contenders. Actor,...
Posted On 10 Jan 2009

Awards Daily Nominations Ballot: Final Hours

NOTE: One final bump to the top of the page, as the looming midnight deadline means 16 hours left to vote. Our good friend Rob wondered what nominees Awards Daily readers would choose if we were able to vote with the same method of preferential balloting AMPAS members use....
Posted On 07 Jan 2009