Backstage: A Moon for the Misbegotten

Thanks to Byrneholics sleuth extraordinaire Violetta, here is a brief documentary look at the 2000 Broadway production of Eugene O’Neill’s masterpiece, A Moon for the Misbegotten, with insightful and illuminating comments by Gabriel Byrne throughout. Backstage at the Goodman: A Moon for the Misbegotten from turgical on Vimeo.  The play […]

New Doc: INTO THE NIGHT Schedule + Videos

The film premieres on PBS in the United States on March 26, so check your local PBS listings! In the meantime, Into The Night is screening at several venues: March 1 Stranger Than Fiction, the Tuesday night documentary series at the IFC Center in New York City Director Helen Whitney […]

G. B. Shaw Documentary Airs on RTÉ One!

Gabriel Byrne’s new documentary My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw will air on RTÉ One in Ireland on Wednesday, December 6 at 3: 35 pm. Helpful folks at the RTÉ International Player tell me that this show will not be available for viewing outside of Ireland, so […]

EXCALIBUR: BEHIND THE MOVIE Airs in the UK!

I am so jealous! Those of you living in the UK are in for a real treat! This documentary about the making of John Boorman’s classic look at the Arthurian legend, written and directed by Mark Wright, will air on PBS America in the UK on December 1 at 9:00pm. PBS […]

Matters of Life and Death: Two New Documentaries

This posting is not really new. I decided leaving Gabriel up as a Halloween monster was inappropriate, so I re-posted this update about his two new documentaries. The November Byrne-ing News is in the works, so stay tuned! In addition to the new George Bernard Shaw documentary screening this Fall, […]