The 2021 Critics’ Choice Awards odds are currently available for some major TV categories. ‘Ozark’ is rightfully the favorite to win the Best Drama award. ‘Schitt’s Creek’ will likely sweep the Best Comedy and ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ is a massive favorite for the Best Limited Series.
Online sportsbook news sites in the United States have reported on 18 January the nominees for the Critics Choice TV Awards. Whereas the film nominees are yet to be revealed on 7 February. The winners of all film and television categories will be announced on 7 March. The host of the ceremony to name the winners is Taye Diggs who is taking the role for a third consecutive time.
Not all categories are available at 2021 Critics’ Choice Awards odds yet. Only a few major ones. The odds for other categories might come out in the near future. You can just keep checking the review about 22BET Sportsbook, the platform that offers the best entertainment odds. As for the main categories available, here are the top contestant and the favorites to win.
‘Ozark’ massive favorite for the Best Drama award
The Netflix crime drama ‘Ozark’ was first released in 2017. It returned in 2020 for the fourth and final season expanded in two parts. The drama series starring Chris Mundy and Jason Bateman garnered tremendous critical acclaim worldwide. It received 14 Emmy nominations and two wins in the past years. Accordingly, ‘Ozark’ rightfully sits on top of the 2021Critics’ Choice Awards odds for the Best Drama with -161 value as per 22BET Sportsbook.
However, there are a couple of other interesting dramas that might truly challenge ‘Ozark’ for the Best Drama award. Netflix’s four-season royal drama ‘The Crown is one of them standing at +300. It had a huge success, especially when it comes to the story of Princess Diana. The other one is HBO’s 10-episode ‘Lovecraft Country’ based on the book of the same title by Matt Ruff. As it discusses the racial justice issue in the US, many regard the series among the frontrunners with +300 for the Best Drama.
2021 Critics’ Choice awards odds for the Best Comedy
For the Best Comedy category, online sportsbooks in the United States consider ‘Schitt’s Creek’ as highly favorites with +100 odds. It is no surprise as ‘Schitt’s Creek’ swept every category in the comedy division of Emmys, taking home nine awards. It is the most won in a single year by a comedy series in the history of Emmys. But it is worth looking at some worthy challengers.
Apple TV Plus series ‘Ted Lasso’ has been somehow one of the most touching shows of 2020. Therefore, it stands as the second favorite for the Best Comedy with +175. The other challenger is two-season ‘Ramy’ the sharp POV-based comedy that won the Golden Globe for its first season. ‘Ram; is a very smart dark TV comedy, with very positive critics.
Best Limited Series will likely go to ‘The Queen’s Gambit’
For the Best limited series, it is hard to see any TV show other than ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ winning with a +150 value. The Netflix limited series took the entire world by storm as the most popular in 2020. Everyone has been talking about it. So, even if there are some other interesting series worthy of the award, they will be overshadowed by ‘The Queens’ Gambit’.