Left Menu
Development News Edition

Bradley Cooper wins 'Oscat' award for directing his dog in 'A Star Is Born'

Bradley Cooper wins 'Oscat' award for directing his dog in 'A Star Is Born'

Actor-director Bradley Cooper has won the 'Oscat award from animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) for directing his dog in "A Star Is Born". According to people.com, PETA's Film and Television Division on Tuesday awarded Cooper the 'Oscat' award "for his enlightened decision to cast his own canine companion in 'A Star Is Born' rather than using one supplied by a notorious animal exhibitor".

Cooper cast Charlie as his dog in the self-directed musical drama, which also stars Lady Gaga, because they already had the bond he wanted to portray on the big screen. Cooper and Gaga are nominated for Oscars as well for their roles in "A Star Is Born", which has been nominated for the Best Picture. Cooper is not nominated in the directing category. The 91st Academy Awards will be held here on February 24. It will be telecast in India on Star Movies.

(With inputs from agencies.)

Download The Devdiscourse News App for Latest News.



WEF 2020: Trump seems politically correct in pulling out from Paris Agreement

If the survey of the World Economic Forum WEF is believed, Trump seems to enjoy the confidence of his people in flaying climate intuitions and climate activists. His preference for economic development over environmental protection not only...

From home to healthcare, here are Robotic innovations transforming lives

Lovot is equipped with more than 50 sensors such as thermography, microphone array, obstacle detection, and touch sensor to generate motion and emotions in real-time....

Translating words to deeds: Achieving gender parity in access to financial resources

... ...

SDG13: How you can reduce global warming by changing your food habits

The mega narratives of various international organizations give the impression that fighting global warming is only a job of government agencies. However, the European Investment Bank EIB has designed a questionnaire which besides making th...


Latest News

Guardiola calls for FA Cup replays to be scrapped

London, Jan 24 AFP Pep Guardiola wants FA Cup replays to be scrapped as the Manchester City manager prepares for Sundays fourth round tie against Fulham. Guardiola is one of several Premier League bosses concerned about the damage being don...

Company's 3 BSVI-compliant models sell 1 lakh units: HMSI

Honda Motorcycle and Scooter India HMSI on Friday said its three BSVI models have sold more than 1 lakh units since it launched the first such product in September last year. The Indian two-wheeler subsidiary of Japanese auto giant Honda cu...

India beat New Zealand by 44 runs via DLS method

India beat New Zealand by 44 runs in a rain-hit final group A League encounter to set-up a quarter-final clash with Australia in the ICC U-19 World Cup here on Friday. Batting first, India scored 115 for no loss in 23 overs as rai played sp...

Bajaj, Triumph commence global partnership, to roll out 1st motorcycle in 2022

Bajaj Auto and iconic British motorcycle brand Triumph on Friday formally commenced their non-equity global partnership to manufacture a new range of mid-capacity motorcycles in the country. The first bike under the partnership, which was f...

Give Feedback