In a March 9 interview at Independent.ie, Brendan Gleeson talks about his latest film, the health care situation in Ireland, and his next project:

He’s also in the midst of something he holds dear to his heart — a screen adaptation of Flann O’ Brien’s classic novel At Swim-Two-Birds. “I am hoping it will happen this year. We haven’t anyone signed, but I have commitments from Gabriel [Byrne], Colin [Farrell] and Cillian [Murphy],” he announces with obvious pride.

Read more about Flann O’Brien (Brian O’Nolan in real life) and his book At Swim-Two-Birds.

There. Now you will be ready for the movie! Are we excited? You bet we are.

 

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