Mandatory Favorites: Our Picks of the Biggest Oscar Underdogs for 2020

It isn’t hard to predict who will win an Oscar. By the time the Academy Awards roll around, we’ve all been subjected to award show after award show and the favorites in the film industry are clear. Rather than adding to the dogpile of praise that certain movies, actors, and directors receive, we want to focus on the underdogs — those performers and creative minds that will likely be overlooked by the biased voting bodies behind the biggest, most prestigious awards. These entertainment innovators deserve recognition, too, and today we’re doling it out.

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