From "Lincoln" to "Argo" and "Silver Linings Playbook" to "The Life of Pi," this awards season is full of Oscar hopefuls. Our pundits have consulted the stars (the prognosticating kind) to see who they think will emerge victorious in eight key categories.
Tell us below who you think deserves to win and check back for updates as the awards season progresses. The Oscars are set to take place Feb. 24 at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.
Benh Zeitlin, "Beasts of the Southern Wild"
Ben Affleck, "Argo"
Ang Lee, "Life of Pi"
David O. Russell, "Silver Linings Playbook"
Steven Spielberg, "Lincoln"
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