2012 Oscars Las Vegas Betting Odds - Odds to Win The Academy Awards: The Academy Awards will take place this year on February 28th at 8PM and the Las Vegas Odds makers have posted odds on who will win the 2012 Oscars. The nominations have been announced for Best Picture, Best Director, Best Actor and more. Each category features legendary talent, but there are many well known celebrities who are not the favorites to win.
Here is a quick breakdown of the Academy Awards betting odds for 2012 for best director. In the best director category Michel Hazanavicius is listed as the Vegas betting odds favorite with -175 odds for "The Artist", closely followed by Martin Scorsese who has been listed with +175 Vegas odds for "Hugo. Alexander Payne is getting +550 odds for the film the titled "The Descendants". The two underdogs in the 2012 Academy Awards for best director are Terrance Milk [+1800] for Tree of Life and Woody Allen [+1800] for Midnight in Paris.
The next popular category for the Academy Awards bettors in the best actor category, this year George Clooney is the favorite to win the best actor category for his performance in "The Descendants", according to Las Vegas odds makers Clooney is favored with 1/3 odds to win the Oscar. Jean Dujardin is also listed as a favorite to win best actor with 2/1 odds for his performance in "The Artist". Movies not listed in the best director category which have actors who are still favorites to win best actor are "Moneyball", "A Better Life" and "Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy", these movies feature Brad Pitt [10/1], Demain Bichir [25/1] and Gary Oldman [25/1].
We will continue to bring you more 2012 Oscars Las Vegas Betting Odds, so stay tuned for more Vegas odds on nominees for the best picture.
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