Updated July 3: The Joe Jackson Interviews Plus with Audio

Updated July 3 Mr. Jackson  has released Part 1 of the audio downloads of the interviews with Gabriel Byrne [Please note: this audio file is no longer available]. This is the same interview he has  published in his book (see below for more information). The audio offers the listener the […]

Actor/Producer/Director/Activist/WRITER: The Magill Essays

Had he been born a century earlier, Gabriel Byrne might have been an actor, or perhaps a teacher, or even a politician. It seems likely, however, that in those days, Mr. Byrne would have been a writer. He has the intellectual ability and the temperament, plus the observational skills and, […]

Bon Voyage to Imagine Ireland

The Year of Irish Arts in America was a resounding success and Imagine Ireland has put the finishing touches on the end of this remarkable experiment with their final newsletter. They thank Gabriel Byrne for his service as Cultural Ambassador for Ireland and they also recap some of the highlights […]

Gabriel Byrne Surveys America’s Problems

It’s hard to say what we’re capable of because most of us are never really tested. –GB Bullett Media offers an inspiring interview with Gabriel Byrne, of whom they note: Gabriel Byrne is hardly just an actor. He’s a humanitarian, Ireland’s first Cultural Ambassador, and a rare figure of informed […]

O Cara Mia!

Here is an interview from Cara Magazine, the in-flight magazine for Aer Lingus, July 2011. Thanks to our friends over at the In Treatment Fans blog for sharing this! And for those lucky enough to be in New York (not that you are stalking the ambassador or anything, of course!), […]

Irish Love Affair

With words, that is. Today is Bloomsday. So today, we will visit a library and take a walk. The library belongs to Gabriel Byrne, of course. In an interview with the New York Post (no, not the New York Review of Books, darn it!), Mr. Byrne notes four titles that […]