Cooper, Forty four, made his directorial debut with the Girl Gaga star automobile, which has racked up almost $418 million on the worldwide field place of job since its October 2018 delivery.
“I was embarrassed,” Cooper confessed in “Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations from Times Sq.” (by intention of Folks) on Tuesday. “I was at a coffee shop in Fresh York Metropolis and seemed down at my phone and [my publicist] has instructed me congratulations and talked about what we had been nominated for.”
He added, “They didn’t even give me the terrifying news.”
Cooper used to be nominated for Simplest Tailored Screenplay and Simplest Actor for his work on “A Giant title Is Born.” Sam Elliott earned a Simplest Supporting Actor nomination, whereas Gaga earned a Simplest Actress nod.
The film used to be also nominated for Simplest Long-established Tune for “Shallow,” nonetheless the directing snub serene damage Cooper.
He admitted, “I was embarrassed because I felt I hadn’t done my job.”
Cooper’s co-star Gaga disagreed.
“At the discontinue of the day, he is conscious of that he’s the most fine director in my eyes, and in all of our eyes as his cast,” she talked about closing month. “I do know that he’s so satisfied that we enjoy all been nominated and that the film used to be recognized and all of us truly feel truly, truly past cheerful for the popularity.”