Nominees: Denzel Washington, Johnny Depp, Samuel L. Jackson, Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks
Who will win: Tom Hanks — even though his performance in Sully hasn't garnered the major awards attention many thought it would, he's America's sweetheart. Can anyone really overthrow him?
Who should win: Denzel Washington — from directing and starring in this year's acclaimed Fences, he's been busy. Take into account his illustrious career and he's our pick for most deserving.