Lady Gaga shined in the hit movie A Star Is Born, but the singer were left shocked after she failed to win the coveted best actress award at Sunday’s Golden Globes, RadarOnline.com can exclusively reveal.
“She was flipping the f**k out afterwards and literally in tears,” a source said, explaining, “She had her acceptance speech ready and written and rehearsed and was certain that she was going to come home with several awards.”
Glenn Close, who starred in The Wife, ended up beating out Gaga, 32, for the top prize.
However, “Gaga was asked countless times what she was going to do when she wins and had it in her head that this was in the bag,” the source said of one of the evening’s biggest upsets.
"When she lost she could hardly contain her tears,” continued the source. “She was not happy at all and had to take a breather after to contain herself. She never thought she would lose to Glenn Close!”
Despite the loss, Gaga did win one Golden Globe — her second — at the Jan. 7 show for best original song for “Shallow” from A Star Is Born.
“She is grateful, obviously, for ‘Shallow’ taking home the award, but she was really certain that the movie would take home a bunch more,” said the source.
Gaga previously won her first Golden Globe for best performance by an actress in a limited series or TV movie for her role in American Horror Story: Hotel.
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