The Byrne-ing News, May 2018 Edition

Spring has sprung! The way Byrneholics know this is because we just celebrated Gabriel Byrne’s birthday. And, while we were doing that, we also celebrated the 10th birthday of Byrneholics Online! Yes, it’s been ten years since those first heady days in 2008, when Gabriel knocked us all sideways with […]

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 […]

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 […]

Gabriel Byrne’s New Documentary on George Bernard Shaw

Remember this photo from January? The lovely one provided by the Dublin artist Fink? He tweeted that it was “an absolute pleasure to be interviewed by Gabriel Byrne for a documentary to be shown on BBC & RTÉ about George Bernard Shaw.” And now the documentary has a title–My Astonishing […]

My Astonishing Self

  Status: Completed Release: Fall 2017 Synopsis from RTÉ (Ireland) In My Astonishing Self, Gabriel Byrne explores the life, works and passions of George Bernard Shaw, a giant of world literature, and – like Byrne himself – an emigrant Irishman who had to leave to be heard. This documentary follows the life and influences of […]