Clarendon Hills resident wins 'Predict the Oscars' contest

CLARENDON HILLS – Classic Cinemas, based in Downers Grove, has announced the winner of its annual "Predict the Oscars" contest.

Clarendon Hills resident Irene Mackiewicz took home the prize for the Tivoli Theatre, and will receive a yearlong movie pass for one valid at any Classic Cinemas theatre, and two passes to the Brookfield Zoo.

Mackiewicz submitted her ballot at the Tivoli Theatre, 5021 Highland Ave., Downers Grove.

This year, winners range from 27 to 80-years-old, and more than 7,000 ballots were cast during the six-week contest, according to a news release from Classic Cinemas.

In order to win, customers needed to predict all seven categories correctly: Best picture, best director, best actor, best actress, best supporting actor, best supporting actress and best animated film.