Lady Gaga fought to include the drag bar scene in 'A Star Is Born', according to co-star Shangela.
Bradley Cooper's character Jackson first meets Gaga's Ally at a drag bar in the movie and Shangela, from 'RuPaul's Drag Race', who plays the bar owner, says fans have Gaga, 32, to thank for the setting.
Shangela told Billboard: "The film, to be honest, as the film came about, the scene with the drag bar got cut, I believe. And if I had this right, Gaga fought for those scenes to be brought back into the film because she really felt like this is where the heart of her character lies. Obviously [Gaga's] roots are very closely tied to the LGBTQ world as well. So you'll see how that all shakes out in the movie, but she really wanted to make a stand for her LGBTQ fans, so we got back in."