A STAR IS BORN – Watch Bradley Cooper and Lady Gaga In Four New Clips September 14, 2018 Directed by and starring Bradley Cooper alongside Lady Gaga, in her first leading role in a major motion picture, A STAR IS BORN is a new take on the tragic love story of a movie star who helps a young singer and actress find fame, even as age and alcoholism send his own career into a downward spiral. Cooper plays seasoned musician Jackson Maine, who discovers—and falls in love with—struggling artist Ally (Gaga). She has just about given up on her dream to make it big as a singer… until Jack coaxes her into the spotlight. But even as Ally’s career takes off, the personal side of their relationship is breaking down, as Jack fights an on-going battle with his own internal demons. A STAR IN BORN is in Irish cinemas from October 3.