In an appearance on the David Letterman show to promote his latest film, Point of No Return, Mr. Byrne (he looks so young in this show that one is tempted to just call him Gabriel!) discusses a flight from Dublin that lasted 12.5 hours due to a snow storm, the dilemma of visiting places you don’t belong to any more, how the Irish give directions, Into the West, and he finishes up by defending the honor of his then-wife Ellen Barkin and her acting ability!

Thanks to Linda for sharing this video!



That amazing story-teller, Mr. Gabriel Byrne


  1. Entertaining as ever! It’s refreshing to hear him defending his then-wife Ellen and her acting ability.

  2. Jeanne Ferrero

    Who did Gabriel say baby Romy resembled? Larry something….

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