Cate Blanchett has been cleaning up Best Actress at the precursor awards. But many of those came prior to the new Woody Allen controversies. Will some voters hold it against her that she's nominated for "Blue Jasmine," an Allen movie? Probably not enough to matter, but Amy Adams could have some upset support. She's the only Best Actress nominee without an Oscar after four previous nominations. In the betting world, we call that a "live underdog."
COMING THURSDAY: Best Actor