A Star Is Born is the name of a 1937 film and several subsequent remakes that tell the story of a woman who comes to Hollywood to become an star, and falls in love with an established male star.
- In the Muppet Babies episode "This Little Piggy Went to Hollywood," Baby Piggy dreams of becoming a Hollywood star. During a song montage, she appears on a poster for A Star Is Born.
- In the Muppet Babies episode "At the Movies," footage from the 1937 film appears in a sequence where Piggy is trying to star in a movie. Assorted movie crew members call for the director, Mr. Burke (Owen Moore), and Andy Devine (as assistant director Danny McGuire) is prominently featured in several shots.