The Byrne-ing News, November 2021 Edition, Part 2

The Newest News Dance First, a film about Samuel Beckett One of my favorite online literary haunts is Lithub. It is like a cozy but very busy bookstore, full of smart and pleasant people who are happy to tell you what to read, what not to read (unless you really, […]

It’s Contest Time!

I know, I know! As a Byrneholic, you have already read Gabriel Byrne’s new memoir, Walking With Ghosts. More than once. Am I right? Well, I have and I’m sure many of us have fallen under the spell of his intricate prose and remarkable images on multiple occasions. It is […]

WALKING WITH GHOSTS: Now in Paperback

Scheduled to be released in the UK by Picador on September 30, the paperback of Gabriel Byrne’s hugely successful memoir, Walking With Ghosts, has a new cover and a new synopsis, too! Here is the synopsis from the official Picador page for the book: Born to working-class parents and the […]

Clifden Arts Festival

Award-winning actor Gabriel Byrne joined Des Lally to speak about his new book, Walking With Ghosts, and to read selected extracts from this highly acclaimed memoir and to have a conversation. This interview was part of the Digital Events section of the annual Clifden Arts Festival, held in Clifden, County […]

The Byrne-ing News, June 2021 Edition

It’s time to stop, take a breath, sit down, maybe grab a cold/hot drink, and lose yourself in the world of Byrne! This month’s news brings together interviews, pics, a lovely blast from the past, and lots more. Gabriel Byrne may demur and say he doesn’t have the energy now […]

Gabriel Byrne Talks With Elvis Mitchell

I realize that many of you are not native speakers of English and so some of Gabriel’s Zoom and audio interviews are not very accessible to you. But here is one that IS! Earlier this month, Gabriel spoke at length with the always intriguing American film critic and visiting lecturer […]