It doesn't help that the female lead in this remake is so much more talented musically than the man who is attempting to "save" her.
Although this isn't Gaga's acting debut (she won a Golden Globe for her first acting gig, as the Countess on American Horror Story: Hotel), it will be interesting to see if her usually loyal fan base embraces the movie.
If the first trailer is any indication, though, it looks like they're doing just fine.
A Star Is Born is due for release on 5 October in the U.S. and UK.
The two fall in love but as Ally's dream takes off, the couple face challenges in their personal relationship. The film is also being directed by Cooper, his first time behind the camera in an official capacity. The trailer ends with Jackson pushing Ally on a stage to perform a song titled "The Shallow", which Gaga, cowrote with frequent collaborator Mark Ronson.
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Cooper makes his directing debut with A Star is Born, which was originally supposed to have been made by Clint Eastwood.
"A Star Is Born", which is directed by and co-stars Bradley Cooper, comes to theaters October 5. Ravi Mehta, Basil Iwanyk, Niija Kuykendall, Sue Kroll, Michael Rapino and Heather Parry serve as executive producers.
Warner Bros. Pictures Presents, in Association with Live Nation Productions, in Association with Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures, A Jon Peters/Bill Gerber/Joint Effort Production, "A Star is Born". Eric Roth and Cooper & Will Fetters penned the script.