UPDATED! Lifetime Achievement Award from IFTA!

February 15 Tonight is the Big Night! Byrneholics the world over offer our congratulations to Mr. Byrne on this honor! The Irish Film and Television Academy official statement The Irish Film & Television Academy has today announced that Gabriel Byrne with receive the prestigious Irish Academy’s-Lifetime Achievement Award in recognition […]

NEW FILM: Death of a Ladies’ Man

Gabriel Byrne is set to star in a new film inspired by the words and music of Leonard Cohen. Yes. Yes. Yes. Wait. That’s Joyce. But you understand my meaning, I am sure. Melanie Goodfellow at Screen Daily has the exclusive scoop. I am trying really hard not to copy […]

G. B. Shaw Documentary Airs on RTÉ One!

Gabriel Byrne’s new documentary My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw will air on RTÉ One in Ireland on Wednesday, December 6 at 3: 35 pm. Helpful folks at the RTÉ International Player tell me that this show will not be available for viewing outside of Ireland, so […]

EXCALIBUR: BEHIND THE MOVIE Airs in the UK!

I am so jealous! Those of you living in the UK are in for a real treat! This documentary about the making of John Boorman’s classic look at the Arthurian legend, written and directed by Mark Wright, will air on PBS America in the UK on December 1 at 9:00pm. PBS […]

The Byrne-ing News, October 2017 Edition

Gabriel Byrne is always in the news. In addition to new films and TV series (he’s making something new in New York City right now!) heading our way very soon–Lies We Tell, Mad To Be Normal, An L. A. Minute, In The Cloud–you can find him celebrating another Spirit of Ireland […]

LIES WE TELL Screens at Film Festivals!

The Yorkshire Post reminds us that Lies We Tell had its humble beginnings on location in Bradford and other places in Yorkshire, England. The director of the film, Mitu Misra, was raised in Bradford. This is his first time out as a director, although he has been interested in film-making […]