Top 13 Star Is Born Movie Facts

Following is our collection of Star Is Born facts. Handpicked and verified, these little-known details can be obscure enough most people will miss. These behind the scene easter eggs and hidden messages will give you another view of Star Is Born film message.

In "A Star Is Born", Bradley Cooper's character loses so much weight during his recovery that his wedding ring is loose.

In A Star Is Born (2018), Jackson Maine is using an almost identical guitar to that of Chris Cornell.
In A Star Is Born (2018), Jackson Maine is using an almost identical guitar to that of Chris Cornell.

Star Is Born Trivia

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  1. Lady Gaga recruited her fans to appear as audience members during the live concert scenes. Fans were charged $10 per ticket with proceeds going to Gaga's Born This Way Foundation.

  2. Noodles' daughter is played by Dave Chappelle's real-life daughter, Sonal.

  3. Rez tells Ally to dye her hair platinum blonde. The irony behind this is that Lady Gaga herself is known for having platinum blonde hair.

Star Is Born Hidden Details

1 - At the start of A Star is Born, Bradley Cooper's character decides to stop by a bar where he meets Lady Gaga's character, just by a billboard image that shows what he will end up doing to himself by the end of the movie.
At the start of A Star is Born, Bradley Cooper's character decides to stop by a bar where he meets Lady Gaga's character, just by a billboard image that shows what he will end up doing to himself by the end of the movie.
1 - Before Jackson Maine visits Ally's drag bar, he rides past an illuminated billboard displaying nooses which foreshadow his fate.
Before Jackson Maine visits Ally's drag bar, he rides past an illuminated billboard displaying nooses which foreshadow his fate.
1 - Foreshadows what happens to Jack when he looks at a billboard in the first 10 minutes as he is going to the bar where he meets Ally
Foreshadows what happens to Jack when he looks at a billboard in the first 10 minutes as he is going to the bar where he meets Ally
1 - Ally's agent tells her she needs to change her hair to platinum blonde to be more popular, a nod to the color that Lady Gaga became known for. She instead chooses red.
Ally's agent tells her she needs to change her hair to platinum blonde to be more popular, a nod to the color that Lady Gaga became known for. She instead chooses red.
1 - Some sneaky foreshadowing of Jackson's fate very briefly appears in the first five minutes of the film.
Some sneaky foreshadowing of Jackson's fate very briefly appears in the first five minutes of the film.
1 - Rewatched the movie and noticed this scene with a little foreshadowing of Jackson Maine.
Rewatched the movie and noticed this scene with a little foreshadowing of Jackson Maine.

During the final song, Lady Gaga is lit and dressed so that...

Star Is Born poster
Star Is Born poster

Star Is Born Plot

A musician helps a young singer find fame as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral.

Cast and Details

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Genre Drama, Music, Romance
Director Bradley Cooper
Stars Lady Gaga, Bradley Cooper, Sam Elliott, Andrew Dice Clay
IMDB score 7.7