QUIRKE: A New Series from BBC One

Updated September 7 The Irish Times provides some insight into why Gabriel Byrne is a great choice for the role of Quirke. Quirke probably does not smile this nicely… However, readers who are only now embarking on the novels, starting with the first, Christine Falls, might be more than a […]

The Byrne-ing News, July 2012 Edition

While Gabriel Byrne is thrashing Ragnar on the set of Vikings (we hope!), activity swirls around him and his on-going projects. The outstanding documentary about him is screening in Dublin. The Costa-Gavras film, Capital, is on the schedule for TIFF. The Irish studio where all that Ragnar-thrashing is happening has […]

No Longer A Rumor: Quirke Comes To Television

We reported awhile back that Andrew Davies was developing the Quirke stories by Benjamin Black for television. Mr. Davies mentioned this in passing in another interview. And, as we know, projects like this can be fickle things, stopping and starting and progressing in spurts or dying quietly while no one […]

Films, Television Series, and More in the Pipeline

[Note: the Projects Page no longer exists as a separate page. A section on the main page is devoted to Projects now, so check it out!] Now that Gabriel Byrne is back before the cameras–multiple cameras, it seems!–he continues to be one of the busiest men on the planet. Proof […]