Russian trolls bombard Lady Gaga’s Instagram page with demands to ‘give Bradley Cooper back’ to compatriot Irina Shayk after the model’s split from the Hollywood star
- Bradley Cooper and Russian model Irina Shayk split up last month after 4 years
- Speculation has spread about Cooper and Lady Gaga’s on-screen chemistry
- Now Russians have left thousands of comments on Lady Gaga’s Instagram page
- They are leaving critical comments about the singer, blasting her for not having any ‘photos with bears’ and not knowing ‘how to start a (nuclear) reactor’
- Some are demanding that Lady Gaga ‘give Bradley back’ to Irina Shayk
Russians are trolling Lady Gaga’s Instagram page by flooding it with thousands of demands to ‘give Bradley Cooper back’ to their compatriot Irina Shayk.
The angry deluge of messages – mostly in Cyrillic – hit out at the singer for supposedly ‘stealing’ American actor Cooper from the Russian model.
Last month Cooper and Shayk broke up following a four-year relationship, and the split was said to have been ‘amicable’.
But after Cooper and Lady Gaga featured together in A Star is Born, speculation spread among fans about the duo’s on-screen chemistry.
Left: Irina Shayk and Bradley Cooper arrive at the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 6, 2019. Right: Bradley and Lady Gaga performing their popular song Shallow at the Oscars in February
Irina Shayk, pictured in a recent Instagram post, split with Cooper after a four-year relationship
The angry deluge of messages – mostly in Cyrillic – hit out at Lady Gaga for supposedly ‘stealing’ American actor Bradley Cooper from the Russian model (pictured: A tweet which translates to ‘We returned Crimea and will return Cooper’)
The ‘trolling’ is reportedly mostly from Russian women who feel Shayk has been slighted.
‘We have returned the Crimea, we will return Bradley too,’ declared one.
‘Not written a comment to Gaga? You are not Russian then,’ said another.
Russians made disparaging comments about Lady Gaga and one declared ‘our Irina’s legs are still longer’.
Another post read: ‘Brothers, we won WWII !! What does it cost us to put pressure on Gaga ?’
One observed: ‘Irka (Irina) didn’t even need revenge, her compatriots did it for her.’
Another posted: ‘I didn’t like this Gaga from the start.
‘She has no photos with bears, she doesn’t know how to start a (nuclear) reactor, (and) kids will stop drinking vodka listening to her music.’
Circled left: A comment which translates to ‘Irka didn’t even need revenge, compatriots did it for her’. Right: ‘I didn’t like this Gaga straight away, she has no photos with bears, she doesn’t know how to start a reactor, children will stop drinking vodka listening to her music’
Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper attend the UK premiere of ‘A Star Is Born’ held at Vue West End on September 27, 2018 in London
One story on the so-called Instagram ‘flash mob’ said that while neither Cooper nor Lady Gaga had admitted they are in love, Russians had decided this was the case of his break-up with Shayk (pictured: Cooper and Lady Gaga in A Star is Born)
One story on the so-called Instagram ‘flash mob’ said that while neither Cooper nor Lady Gaga had admitted they are in love, Russians had decided this was the case of his break-up with Shayk.
‘Russian users of Instagram were unstoppable,’ declared 360 TV.
‘Women are confident that it was Lady Gaga who was the spoke in Cooper and Shayk’s relationship.
‘And they showed their indignation about this in the singer’s profile.’
The report went on: ‘Although most of the comments look more like trolling – after all, there are people who write spells to bring back Cooper to Shayk – they contain the same message: ‘Return Bradly to Ira (Irina)’.
One woman wrote: ‘My bear and I are laughing so much, we even dropped our balalaikas!’