Is Bradley Cooper Playing Guitar in A Star Is Born? Here's the Scoop

POPSUGAR Entertainment | 10/5/2018 | Amanda Prahl
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A Star Is Born is already riding waves of accolades from critics and fans alike. While tons of attention is focused on Lady Gaga and her breathtaking performance, her costar (and director!) Bradley Cooper also is getting his fair share of praise. This latest movie musical, a remake of the 1976 musical drama (and its 1954 and 1937 predecessors), stars Cooper as Jackson Maine, a hard-living rock legend whose decline coincides with the rise of small-town country singer Ally, played by Gaga. Both stars tear it up vocally, singing live and providing their own voices without dubbing. Cooper's character also plays the guitar, and it has us wondering: is he playing for real up there?

You bet he is! Cooper revealed that he learned to play guitar for the role, taking around a year and a half of intensive music lessons in order to carry it off. He actually appeared on stage at the 2017 Glastonbury Festival, using the...
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