The Byrne-ing News, July 2013 Edition

It is summer! One might think that things would slow down a bit in the world of Byrne, but no. Things are hopping! Mr. Byrne himself appears to be in Ireland taking a bit of a very well-deserved vacation. Here you see him arriving at The Bord Gais Energy Theatre […]

The Byrne-ing News, May 2013 Edition–UPDATED May 17

UPDATED May 17 As many of you know, I have a love-hate relationship with Vikings, the History Channel series written by Michael Hirst. Oh, this relationship has nothing to do with the series itself or its writer, both of which are very good. However, I stopped tweeting about the show […]

Interview: Roanna Cochrane, VIKINGS Slave Girl

Please note: There are revelations about Episode 6 of Vikings in this posting, so BEWARE! The episode has aired in the USA and most viewers know what transpired, but if you have not seen it, you can always read this later. Episode 6 of Vikings held many surprises. One was […]

VIKINGS Episode 6: April 7: NEW Video + Pics

April 4 Here is the new Inside Look for Episode 6, provided by the History Channel:     And here is an interview from The TV Time Machine with writer/producer Michael Hirst, in which he discusses the genesis of the series Vikings, the casting of Ragnar, the history of the […]

“Trial” Premieres March 24

Vikings continues its raid on viewer numbers and our television screens, with the fourth episode up next. Episode 3 turned out to be the most visually arresting so far, with lush green backdrops to the action and soaring shots of the Viking boat as it made its way home. The […]