The Byrne-ing News, June 2020 Edition — UPDATED!

Amazing Grace Video I don’t know how I missed this, but the official video for the Judy Collins Amazing Grace project to support the World Health Organization was there all the time! Enjoy! And this article by Eric Alper puts the entire project into perspective so give it a read! […]

Death of a Ladies’ Man: An Update

The official selection at Cannes 2020 was just recently announced, so that festival is going on in spite of the pandemic, world unrest, and other global turmoils. And that’s a good thing! We need films and stories now more than ever, don’t we? Celluloid Dreams, the French film production and […]

Now Streaming! EXCALIBUR: Behind the Movie

It’s finally happened! Excalibur: Behind the Movie is streaming! With loads of background details, archival footage, scenes from the film itself, and new interviews with cast members, including Gabriel Byrne, Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart, Liam Neeson, Nigel Terry, and of course, the director himself, John Boorman, this documentary gives you […]

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 […]