Celebrating “End of Days”!

Quick! Before we start celebrating “The Holidays,” let’s celebrate some fictional End Times, shall we? Break out the champagne and popcorn, because November 24 is the 20th anniversary of End of Days, Gabriel Byrne’s foray into mischief-making, mayhem, and devilry! Ordinarily, I would now present you with glowing reviews and […]

Oíche mhaith, Niall Tóibín

Stage actor. Screen actor. Comedian. Star of one-man shows. Raconteur. Always unforgettable, Niall Tóibín has died in Dublin, just a few days short of his 90th birthday. The Irish press on his passing: The Irish Times: TRIBUTES paid to actor and comedian Niall Tóibín, who died aged 89. Stage and […]

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 […]

Good Night, Gaybo

Updated November 9 Joe.ie has published a lovely tribute to Gay Byrne. Included are a video of some of Gay’s memorable interviews and tweets from a variety of people affected by his passing. Do take a look. November 6 Many of us who are not fortunate enough to live in […]

War of the Worlds: More!–Updated

October 28 Today is the big day in some lucky European countries (including Scotland, it seems): War of the Worlds is hitting your screens, so I hope you are ready! Paris seems prepared: Some new promotional stills have appeared (not as scary as aliens appearing, which is good!): And a […]