Who are the Oscars 2019 Best Actress nominees and what are the latest winner odds?

THE highly anticipated Oscars 2019 is right around the corner and we will soon find out who has won Best Actress.

Here's everything you need to know about this year's nominees and the latest odds on who will win.

Oscars 2019 is fast approaching and fans can't wait to find out who will win

Who are the Oscars 2019 Best Actress nominees?

Yalitza Aparicio

Her leading role in Roma as the character Cleo was her first ever role and has earned her an Oscar nomination as Best Actress.

She is the first Indigenous and second Mexican woman to ever get a nomination from the Academy.

The 25-year-old actress is from Tlaxiaco, Oaxaca, Mexico.

She is of indigenous descent with her father being Mixtec and her mother Triqui.

Yalitza is actually trained as a pre-school teacher and has no training formal training or experience in acting.

Glenn Close

Her role in The Wife has impressed critics around the world, leaving many convinced that this might be the year Glenn takes home an Oscar.

She has already been nominated for the award six times, for The World According to Garp, The Big Chill, The Natural, Fatal Attraction, Dangerous Liaisons, and Albert Nobbs.

But is this the year she will finally win one?

Olivia Colman

Olivia's portrayal of Queen Anne in the critically acclaimed movie The Favourite has won her the nomination.

She has already accepted the Golden Globe for Best Actress for her performance.

Recent years have seen the Old Vic Theatre School graduate's popularity boom like never before.

She bagged the roles of Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown, Madame Thenardier in Les Miserables and Strawberry in Watership Down back-to-back.

2019 seems to be the year of Olivia Colman, but will that lead to an Oscar?

Lady Gaga

Lady Gaga has already taken over the music and fashion industries with her countless hits and iconic style.

Now, she's made a move to conquer the acting world, too.

Her role Ally in A Star Is Born received great critical acclaim including an Oscar nomination and a SAG award.

The star's millions of fans are hoping the beautiful blonde will get to take home the Academy Award.

Melissa McCarthy

The 48-year-old American actress had received the nomination for her part in Can You Ever Forgive Me?.

The movie is a biographical crime and comedy that tells the story of Lee Israel.

Melissa is beloved by many thanks to her parts in Bridesmaids (2011), The Heat (2013) and Spy (2015) among many others.



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What are the latest winner odds?

Bookies have been putting all their efforts into predicting who will take home the Best Actress award.

The latest odds on the winner according to William Hill are below.

  • Glenn Close – 1/10
  • Olivia Colman – 5/1
  • Lady Gaga – 12/1
  • Melissa McCarthy – 50/1
  • Yalitza Aparicio – 40/1

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