It’s time for the grand finale of Circuit Madness 2018. It’s been a very tough tournament, with many great performances and actresses come back into the spotlight. Unfortunately, we can only have one champion of Circuit Madness, so let’s jump into it. Who will be the Circuit Madness 2018 Champion? Let’s jump into the results!

First up, let’s recap the Final Four from earlier in the week.

2) Mo’Nique defeats 4) Meryl Streep 55% to 45%. This pushes Mo’Nique’s performance from “Precious: Based on the Novel Push By Sapphire” into our finals!

1) Rita Moreno defeats 1) Eve Marie Saint 57% to 43%. This pushes Rita Moreno’s performance from “West Side Story” into our championship matchup!

This leaves us with a championship between the classic win for Rita Moreno (34th Oscars) and the modern juggernaut win by Mo’Nique (82nd Oscars). Before we jump into the voting for the finals, let’s see the road each of our finalists walked to get here.


Final Four: 2) Mo’Nique defeats 4) Meryl Streep (“Kramer vs. Kramer”) 55% to 45%

Elite Eight: **UPSET 2) Mo’Nique defeats 1) Kim Hunter (“A Streetcar Named Desire”) 58% to 42%

Sweet Sixteen: 2) Mo’Nique defeats 3) Jane Darwell (“The Grapes of Wrath”) 72% to 28%

Round 2: 2) Mo’Nique defeats 7) Anjelica Huston (“Prizzi’s Honor”) 75% to 25%

Round 1: 2) Mo’Nique defeats 15) Kim Basinger (“L.A. Confidential”) 74% to 26%

Rita Moreno

Final Four: 1) Rita Moreno defeats 1) Eve Marie Saint (“On the Waterfront”) 57% to 43%

Elite Eight: 1) Rita Moreno defeats 2) Lupita Nyong’o (“12 Years a Slave”) 61% to 39%

Sweet 16: 1) Rita Moreno defeats 5) Jessica Lange (“Tootsie”) 76% to 24%

Round 2: 1) Rita Moreno defeats 9) Viola Davis (“Fences”) 59% to 41%

Round 1: 1) Rita Moreno defeats 16) Gale Sondergaard (“Anthony Adverse”) 97% to 3%

With their journey’s recapped, let’s open up voting on the Circuit Madness 2018 Final! Voting is below for our champion!

Who do you think will emerge victorious? Who is our Circuit Madness 2018 Champion? Which winner would you have liked to see make the championship? Let us hear in the comments below! 

The Circuit Madness 2018 Final will close voting on Sunday, April 8th. Our champion will be announced on the Circuit Breaker Podcast, and the following day on the site.