Dingle Literary Festival!

Gabriel Byrne’s new memoir, Walking With Ghosts, will be published in the UK and Ireland by Picador Books in November, 2020. Here is the first “book signing” for it: a virtual literary festival in one of my favorite places in the world: Dingle, Ireland! From the Irish Times: Following a […]

War of the Worlds Hits Australia

War of the Worlds is now showing on SBS in Australia. We are so happy that our friends Down Under now have a chance to see this series! Gabriel was interviewed by The Age, an Australian news outlet, just before the world went upside down due to the pandemic. “Superheroes […]

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! […]

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 […]

Saying Goodbye to James Lipton

Ninety-three!? I had no idea James Lipton was a nonagenarian. Time flies when you are hosting one of the finest interview shows in the history of interview shows, doesn’t it? James Lipton died March 2, 2020 and with his passing goes a tradition of in-depth (bordering on wonderfully nosy!) actor […]

War of the Worlds: New Trailer and More!

European audiences are already experiencing this new take on the H. G. Wells story. American viewers will wait until February 2020 to see it. Now Australia gives us an extended trailer as a tease until they are overtaken by the alien menace. It is much longer than anything else we’ve […]