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 […]

War of the Worlds: More Interviews, Part 3

The trailer here is not new, but this is the Italian version. How could I not share the Italian Gabriel Byrne with you!? heart You will either be happy or sad to hear this might be the last translated interviews posting. It is a bit lighter in tone than the […]

War of the Worlds: More Interviews, Part 2

Here are two more in the treasure trove of European press interviews for War of the Worlds, plus some good news! To begin with the good news: The Hollywood Reporter tells us that AGC Studios, tasked with the North and South American distribution of this new series, made a splash […]