Sunday, March 2, 2014

The Verbal Honey Bee vs The Oscar

Oscar drenched in honey
We at Verbal Honey are always excited when Oscar season begins.  And when it culminates with the red carpet and Academy Awards show, we're glued to the television from beginning to end. But before it begins, there is another noteworthy awards segment - The 1st Annual Verbal Honey Awards, where our favorite performances receive the coveted Verbal Honey Bee!

Below are the nominees for all major categories, our Verbal Honey Bee winners and our predictions for the Oscar. Check them out:

Best Picture Nominees
American Hustle
Captain Phillips
Dallas Buyers Club
12 Years A Slave
The Wolf of Wall Street

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to:  12 Years A Slave
Our Oscar Prediction: 12 Years A Slave

Best Actor in a Leading Role
Christian Bale
Bruce Dern
Leonardo DiCaprio
Chiwetel Ejiofor
Matthew MacConaughey

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to:  Leonardo DiCaprio
Our Oscar Prediction:  Matthew MacConaughey

Best Actress in a Leading Role
Amy Adams
Cate Blanchett
Judy Dench
Meryl Streep
Sandra Bullock

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to: Sandra Bullock
Our Oscar Prediction:  Sandra Bullock

Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Barkhad Abdi
Bradley Cooper
Michael Fassbender
Jonah Hill
Jared Leto

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to: Jared Leto
Our Oscar Prediction: Jared Leto

Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Sally Hawkins
Jennifer Lawrence
Lupita Nyong'o
Julia Roberts
June Squibb

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to:  Lupita Nyong'o
Our Oscar Prediction:  Lupita Nyong'o

Best Animated Feature
The Croods
Despicable Me
Ernest and Celestine
The Wind Rises

The Verbal Honey Bee Goes to: Frozen
Our Oscar Prediction: Frozen

We hope you enjoyed our 1st Annual Verbal Honey Bee Awards segment. Now let's see if our Oscar predictions are on the honey (I mean money). Enjoy!


Anonymous said...

hmmmm can't wait to see who wins what - Good Predictions though.

Anonymous said...

I think Verbal Honey might be 100 on this. We'll see soon.

Anonymous said...

Oscar party anyone?

by Lisa and Nicole said...

yes i will bring the champagne!

by Lisa and Nicole said...

yes i will bring the champagne!

Anonymous said...


You did very very well!


Anonymous said...

Best quote of the night from Lupita Nyong'o - She said: "No matter where you're from, your dreams are valid."

She is a top notch winner and actress!I am looking forward to watching her on the big screen again.

Good job with the predictions although I didn't think Leo had a chance.