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! […]

Saying Goodbye to Irrfan Khan

I look at this picture and I think this is how Byrneholics know and will remember Irrfan Khan. Not only as Sunil, the mysteriously gentle patient of Gabriel Byrne’s Paul Weston in In Treatment, of course. But still. It was an indelible performance. And now the man who brought Sunil […]

ZeroZeroZero: Connections and More

ZeroZeroZero is what we hope for in a series based on a very topical book about narcotics, money laundering, and bad guys. It sustains enormous tension across all eight episodes; it’s gritty and hyper-realistic, but also enormously lyrical and poetic in all the right spots; it uses an unexpected and […]

The Byrne-ing News, January 2020

Things are hopping already, so buckle up and plan on a new year chock full of news, movies, TV series, and books (!). Gabriel Byrne has always been the busiest man on the planet and nothing has changed that I can see! Lost Girls premieres January 28! Just ahead of […]

A Summertime Challenge

So where are you this summer? What are you doing? Is it even summer where you are? It is where I am, that is certain! During the dog days of summer, I think it is nice to stay indoors in the air conditioning (when it is functioning, of course) and […]

The Byrne-ing News, June 2019 Edition

So many of us are away on vacation now, relaxing in exotic locales, hanging out with family for a summer break, or just getting our feet wet at the beach. Taking it easy. It was a very busy Spring! And now we can kick back a bit. But not Mr. […]