Oscars 2014: What If Malaysia’s Searches Determined the Winners?
It’s Oscar season again and we thought it would be interesting to share with you who the winners might be this Monday morning if
Malaysian search trends for the past 12 months on google.com.my
were an indication.
We selected the top trending searches on Google Trends (http://goo.gl/pJLWQH
) for Malaysia and plotted them against the list of Oscar nominees in the top categories. Here’s what we found (remember, this would be if
Malaysia’s searches determined the winners):
Best Actor in a Leading Role
Leonardo DiCaprio in ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’
Best Actress in a Leading Role
Amy Adams in ‘American Hustle’
Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Bradley Cooper in ‘American Hustle'
Best Actress in a Supporting Role
Jennifer Lawrence in ‘American Hustle’
Steve McQueen in ‘12 Years a Slave’
Best Foreign Language Film
‘Omar’ from Palestine
Best Original Screenplay
Woody Allen for ‘Blue Jasmine’
Best Animated Feature Film
‘Frozen’ directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee
Best Music (original song)
Happy from ‘Despicable Me 2’
Let’s wait and see.