Streep streets ahead - 11/8 for 2012 Oscar & Globe double
Bookies William Hill are expecting a great 2012 for Meryl Streep, who they predict will clean up at both the Oscars and the Golden Globes following her extraordinary portrayal of Lady Thatcher.
Meryl Streep is 4/7 to win the Best Actress Golden Globe, 1/1 to win the Best Actress Oscar and 11/8 to do the double.
George Clooney is favourite for both the Globe (1/2) and the Oscar (10/11) for his performance in ‘The Descendents', which is 5/6 to win the Best Drama Golden Globe!
"Meryl Streep is a fantastic actress and by all accounts her performance as Lady Thatcher is extraordinary," said Hill's spokesman Rupert Adams.
Best Actress Drama: 4/7 Meryl Streep (The Iron Lady), 15/8 Viola Davis (The Help), 8/1 Glenn Close (Albert Nobbs), 10/1 Tilda Swinton, (We Need To Talk About Kevin), 10/1 Rooney Mara (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo)
Best Actor Drama: 1/2 George Clooney (The Descendants), 3/1 Leonardo Di Caprio (J Edgar), 4/1 Brad Pitt (Moneyball), 9/1 Michael Fassbender (Shame), 10/1 Ryan Gosling (The Ides Of March)
Best Picture Drama: 5/6 The Descendants, 2/1 Hugo, 4/1 War Horse, 14/1 The Help, 16/1 The Ides Of March, 16/1 Moneyball
2012 Oscars Best Actress: 1/1 Meryl Streep (The Iron Lady), 2/1 Michelle Williams (My Week With Marilyn), 5/2 Viola Davis (The Help), 6/1 Glenn Close (Albert Nobbs), 10/1 Rooney Mara (The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, 12/1 Tilda Swinton (We Need To Talk About Kevin), 14/1 Charlize Theron (Young Adult), 14/1 Elizabeth Olsen (Martha Marcy May Marelene)
Best Actor Oscar: 10/11 George Clooney (The Decendents), 15/8 Jean Dujardin (The Artist), 3/1 Leonardo Di Caprio (J Edgar), 8/1 Brad Pitt (Moneyball), 10/1 Gary Oldman (Tinker Tailor Soilder Spy), 12/1 Michael Fassbender (Shame), 20/1 Woody Harelson (Rampart), 20/1 Sean Penn (The Tree Of Life)
Best Film Oscar 2012: 8/11 The Artist, 10/3 The Descendents, 4/1 War Horse, 7/1 Hugo, 10/1 Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, 14/1 J.Edgar, 20/1 Tinker Tailor Soilder Spy, 20/1 The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo, 25/1 Moneyball, 25/1 The Help, 33/1 The Iron Lady, 33/1 Drive, 33/1 Midnight in Paris, 40/1 Bar