A St. Patrick’s Day Adventure

We can’t all visit Ireland on St. Patrick’s Day, though we might yearn to make that trip. And having Gabriel Byrne as our guide would be magical, would it not? So, the next best thing? Go there virtually! These three Gabriel Byrne films are on our annual Wearing of the […]

Two Gabriel Byrne Films at Irish Film Festa–Updated!

April 1 Update Gabriel Byrne sent a message of thanks to the Festa for honoring him with the screening of Into The West: “In gratitude G” Condividiamo con voi il bellissimo messaggio di Gabriel Byrne all’#IRISHFILMFESTA >> https://t.co/yVGfpMTgCo pic.twitter.com/phtA800mQb — Irish Film Festa (@IrishFilmFesta) March 29, 2018 Festival Director Susanna […]

The Byrne-ing News, February 2012 Edition

Mr. Byrne is currently in the UK filming Coup. Every now and then someone tweets that they have spotted him out and about. While he is on the set, lots of Byrne-ing stuff is happening, though! John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man The Canadian premiere of this documentary, directed by […]

Into The West: Truth and Magic in Ireland

One wonders what was running through Gabriel Byrne’s mind as he read the script for the film Into The West. Certainly he knew the origins of the story of Oisín and Tir na nÓg. The early epic poem of Yeats (his longest poem, as it turns out), The Wanderings of […]