“A Star Is Born” became a real landmark for Lady Gaga. In addition to several awards and good reviews, the movie has definitely put the singer on the radar of the film industry.
And now, it made history.
With this week’s update of the “A Star is Born” international box office, the movie, starring Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper, broke the world record closing the week with a total of Us$ 413 million in tickets sales since its debut.
“A Star Is Born” is now the highest grossing movie worldwide with a singer in the starring role, beating Whitney Houston’s “Bodyguard”, released in 1992. It raised a total of Us$ 411 million dollars.
“A Star Is Born” is nominated in 8 categories at the 2019 Academy Awards, including two for Lady Gaga: Best Original Song for “Shallow” and Best Actress.