A New Book by Gabriel Byrne!

Finally and at last! It’s done! And it will be coming our way this year. The Guardian broke the news first, in their indispensable overview of forthcoming books: 2020 in Books: A Literary Calendar. Walking With Ghosts by Gabriel Byrne (Picador) The Irish actor writes a memoir of his childhood […]

Lost Girls: New Trailer + Poster!

Lost Girls, the new Netflix film and feature film debut of noted documentarian Liz Garbus (What Happened, Miss Simone?; Love, Marilyn; and Bobby Fischer Against The World) will have its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival January 28 in snow-packed (unless climate change has messed up winter again!) Park […]

Little Women, Then and Now

There is a new film of Louisa May Alcott’s beloved book, Little Women, out now, just in time for the holidays! Early buzz is very positive: it’s a triumph, according to most fans, and a very good version of this classic story, according to most critics. And that’s wonderful! After […]

Happy 2020!

Gabriel Byrne. In a tux. That’s the way to ring in the New Year! Top to bottom: Dark Obsession, also known as Diamond Skulls (1989)Smilla’s Sense of Snow (1997)Secret State (2012)Quirke (2013) Happy New Year Wallpaper All the best to you in the New Year! And let’s make 2020 a […]

‘Twas the Night Before…

The Spirit of Christmas Past–our very own Gabriel Byrne–is here to bring you two lovely holiday presents. The first is his fine rendition of the classic poem. Turn the lights down, pour an eggnog, and listen for the sound of reindeer hooves on the roof! The second present is more […]

The Byrne-ing News, December 2019

We Byrneholics are such an international group. Some of us are freezing our tushes off in icy winter weather while others are enjoying–or perhaps enduring is more appropriate–a long, hot summer. There are probably a few of us experiencing fall and/or spring as well, given how far-flung we are across […]