Meet The Press

An interview about Quirke, among other hot topics, and an address concerning the future of Ireland and its people all over the world: Gabriel Byrne meets the press in myriad ways, as usual. a hint of Quirke Yes, this is as close to Quirke as we are going to get […]

Roddy Doyle’s “The Guts”: Book Review by Gabriel Byrne

So, here’s the thing. I know who Roddy Doyle is, of course: great Irish writer, actually now “recognized as one of Ireland’s greatest living writers,” with a slew of novels based on his native Dublin written over the past two decades; screenwriter of Irish films based on his Barrytown Trilogy […]

“What Fresh Lunacy Is This?” Book Review by Gabriel Byrne

Oliver Reed was a thrilling and accomplished actor. He starred in a group of films I will always remember: Oliver!,¬† Women In Love, The Devils, The Hunting Party, and The Three Musketeers. In Women in Love, he proved the perfect counter-balance to Alan Bates. Reed’s work in The Devils¬†(which I […]

Updated Dec. 14: The Gathering: Why I Hate Soundbites

Updated December 14 I have transcribed the interview section containing Mr. Byrne’s comments about The Gathering. You can read it here. The audio interview is on this page as well. — You will see only one Byrneholics posting about Gabriel Byrne’s remarks concerning The Gathering, despite the diatribes, slurs, and […]