The Byrne-ing News, May 2020 Edition

So, that was some Gabriel Birthday Celebration, wasn’t it?! Thanks again to all the fans, past and present, who participated. It was a very special birthday, after all, and I’ve learned to pay attention to those milestones as they come shooting past, faster than time, and gone before you can […]

It’s A Byrne-ing Birthday!

May 12! This Gabriel Byrne birthday is what the pundits call a “milestone” birthday. I don’t know about that, but I do know this has been a milestone year, with so many projects and causes and, to top things off, the New Book! So we celebrate our favorite Irishman and […]

A Gabriel Birthday Tribute by Josh

I knew when I first met Josh Johnson on Twitter that we shared a similar sensibility regarding “the movies.” We take them seriously. Oh, there are plenty of laughs to be had, of course, but acting and film-making are artistic enterprises that matter to us. So, I’m not surprised, as […]

Fans Wish Gabriel a Very Happy Birthday!

Gabriel Byrne is an inspiration, with fans all across the world who appreciate him. They visit his website here, of course, but many of them gather on Facebook–to find and share pics and videos, leave comments, and have conversations with other fans. Gabriel’s birthday is May 12. Some of these […]

Saying Goodbye to Irrfan Khan

I look at this picture and I think this is how Byrneholics know and will remember Irrfan Khan. Not only as Sunil, the mysteriously gentle patient of Gabriel Byrne’s Paul Weston in In Treatment, of course. But still. It was an indelible performance. And now the man who brought Sunil […]

Blast from the Past: Dublin Shakespeare Society

This lovely black and white photograph comes to us from the vault of photographer Terry O’Brien, who kindly shared it on Twitter. Thanks to the accomplished detective skills of Byrneholic Violetta, we know a bit more, because she discovered the Dublin Shakespeare Society’s website. Thanks, Violetta! heart The called-out text […]