Gabriel Byrne Nominated for IFTA Award!

February 6 The 10th Annual Irish Film & Television Awards will take place in Dublin on Saturday 9th of February 2013, broadcasting on RTÉ One at 9.30pm. Chill some champagne and cross your fingers for a win for Gabriel Byrne! — January 9 In an official press release this morning, […]

Gabriel Byrne’s “Secret State”

Updated November 18 Unlike many television critics in the US, who review individual episodes of series and often have their reviews up within an hour of the episode airing, it appears UK reviewers either preview (and spoil) a new drama series or write a review of the first episode and […]

Gabriel Byrne’s “Secret State” Starts Now!

Updated November 5: In this case, we must “Remember, Remember, the Seventh of November” and be sure to watch (if you are one of the lucky inhabitants of the UK that gets to see this show!) the first episode of Secret State. Metro UK Gabriel Byrne laughs darkly when asked […]

Updated Oct. 24: “Secret State” Premiere Set!

Updated October 24: Official date and time for the premiere have been announced in the Week 45 Highlights section at Channel Four! Get the champagne on ice, replenish your popcorn with the fresh stuff, and set your DVRs! Wednesday 07/11/2012 10pm Secret State 1/4 Gabriel Byrne, Douglas Hodge, Gina McKee, […]

First Trailer for “The Secret State” (formerly “Coup”)

This first (and perhaps only!) trailer is locally-hosted, so please give it a few minutes to load. From the c21Media site: Is it possible to be a decent and honest politician? Gabriel Byrne and Charles Dance lead this high-calibre thriller of political cover-ups, laying bare the intersections between government and […]

Where is “Coup”?

Coup, the working title for a new four-part mini-series on Channel 4 UK, stars Gabriel Byrne, Rupert Graves, Charles Dance, and a stellar cast of familiar faces. Scheduled to air originally this past summer, then sometime in September/October, Coup (also called Secret State at the Channel 4 Press site) is now […]