I’m Ready for My Close-up, Mr. McCall

Barry McCall’s fashionable coffee table book, Pho20graphy, benefiting The Irish Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (ISPCC), has been underway for some months and Mr. Byrne sat still long enough to be captured for it. Mr. McCall shared a great behind-the-scenes picture recently: Dylan Bradshaw (Hair) and Karen […]

The Byrne-ing News, May 2010 Edition

The Cultural Ambassador for Ireland has been popping up in all sorts of interesting places in the past few weeks, both in the US and in Dublin. Galas and fundraisers are part and parcel of his life now and actually always have been. These recent appearances are just like the […]

Help for Haiti–Updated!

Variety notes that Hollywood is supporting relief efforts in Haiti, with telethons involving everyone from George Clooney to Bono and donations in the millions pouring in. On the East Coast, “Gabriel Byrne, Terry George, and others have organized a “Rebuild Haiti” fundraiser in New York for Thursday night to benefit […]

Gabriel Byrne Helps Bring Home the Money

Thanks to Lara for the heads up, as usual! According to IrishCentral.com (December 7, 2009): The Irish Minister for Foreign Affairs,  Micheál Martin, T.D., today announced a major grant for a landmark Irish project in New York. Minister Martin said that a total of €2.3 million will be provided immediately towards […]

Spirit of Ireland Gala 2009

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2009 Honorary Co-Chairs GABRIEL BYRNE and LIAM NEESON invite you to IRISH ARTS CENTER SPIRIT OF IRELAND GALA 2009 New York Athletic Club,  180 Central Park South, New York 6:30 pm Cocktails and Silent Auction; 8:00 pm Dinner and Awards Presentation This is an annual fund-raising event […]

Get Out Your Party Dress!

From Black Tie International Magazine The American Ireland Fund Palm Beach Emerald Isle Dinner Dance February 12, 2009 Annual black-tie Emerald Isle Dinner Dance at The Breakers honoring Gabriel Byrne, and Michele and Howard Kessler. Dinner Chairman: Mrs. David Hille Mahoney. For tickets and information please call Carla Capone at  […]