15 Multi-Talented Directors Who Starred In Their Own Movies
Bradley Cooper: A Star is Born
Bradley Cooper made headlines – and award buzz – with his redo of the 1937 classic A Star is Born, the fourth remake of its kind. With pop superstar Lady Gaga playing as his leading lady, The Hangover star made his directorial debut in late 2018 and captivated audiences everywhere with his powerful rendition. The film was nominated for five Golden Globes and eight Academy Awards, including “Best Picture.” Their original song Shallow, also received nominations as well as radio play. The actor/director credits Clint Eastwood as well as his role in the play The Elephant Man for making him feel ready to both direct the film and to star as addict and musician, Jackson Maine.