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Jessica Lange
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Richard Burton
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Joachim Trier
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Jesse Eisenberg
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Isabelle Huppert
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Gabriel Byrne

Knowledge Identifier: +Gabriel_Byrne


Gabriel Byrne

Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator add

Category: Movies & TV

Born in 1950.

Countries: United States (45%), United Kingdom (20%), Ireland (11%)

Education: undef.

Main connections: New York Philharmonic, David Strathairn, Jessica Lange

Linked to: National University of Ireland, Galway, Trinity College, Dublin, University College Dublin, University Philosophical Society




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Gabriel Byrne was born in 1950 add something


Stephen Rea - In the late 1970s, he acted in the Focus Company in Dublin with Gabriel Byrne and Colm Meaney


His acting career began in the Focus Theatre before he joined London's Royal Court Theatre in 1979 add something


Gabriele Ferzetti - His only other films of the 1980s were "Giulia e Giulia", directed by Peter Del Monte in which he starred alongside Kathleen Turner, Gabriel Byrne and Sting, "Computron 22", directed by Giuliano Carnimeo


He made his film debut in 1981, as King Uther Pendragon in John Boorman's King Arthur epic, "Excalibur" add something


In 1983, he appeared with Richard Burton in the miniseries "Wagner" , co-starring Laurence Olivier, John Gielgud and Ralph Richardson add something


Bruce Payne - In 1983 he appeared in Michael Mann's horror film "The Keep", alongside Scott Glenn, Gabriel Byrne, Jürgen Prochnow, Alberta Watson and Ian McKellen, as a border guard


In 1985, Byrne starred in the acclaimed political thriller "Defence of the Realm", though he subsequently claimed he had been upstaged by his co-star, veteran actor Denholm Elliott: "I amended the actor's cliché to 'Never work with children, animals or Denholm Elliott' add something


Byrne, who retains his Irish citizenship, did not arrive in the United States until 1987, when he was 37 add something


A year later, in 1988, Byrne married Barkin, with whom he has two children, John "Jack" Daniel and Romy Marion add something


Matt Cohen (writer) - A film adaptation of his 1990 novel "Emotional Arithmetic" has been produced by Triptych films starring Max von Sydow, Christopher Plummer, Gabriel Byrne and Susan Sarandon


Coen Brothers - Miller's Crossing, released in 1990, starred Albert Finney, Gabriel Byrne, and John Turturro.


Carrie Hamilton - In 1992, she took a minor role in the movie "Cool World", which starred Gabriel Byrne, Kim_Basinger and Brad Pitt


The couple separated amicably in 1993, and divorced in 1999 add something


Mary McGarry Morris - The novel was the basis for a 1993 movie of the same name which starred among others Debra Winger, Gabriel Byrne, David_Strathairn, Barbara Hershey, Maggie Gyllenhaal and Jake Gyllenhaal


Point of No Return (1993 film) - "'Point of No Return"' is a 1993 American action film directed by John Badham and starring Bridget Fonda and Gabriel Byrne


Byrne mentioned in interviews and his 1995 autobiography, "Pictures in My Head" that he hates being called "brooding" add something


Byrne worked in archaeology when he left UCD. He maintained his love of his language, later writing the first television drama in Irish, "Draíocht", on Ireland's national Irish-language television station, TG4, when it began broadcasting in 1996 add something


He became a patron of Croí in 1997 in response to the care given to his mother while she was a patient in a Galway hospital add something


Stated on "Inside the Actors Studio", 2000 becoming proficient in Irish add something


In 2004, Byrne was appointed a UNICEF Ireland Ambassador add something


Rio Bravo (film) - This film was remade in 2005 by Jean-Francois Richet, starring Ethan Hawke, Laurence Fishburne, Gabriel Byrne, Maria Bello, Drea de Matteo, John Leguizamo, Brian Dennehy, and Ja Rule, moving the film's setting to Detroit


At the 5th Jameson Dublin International Film Festival in 2007, Byrne was presented with the first of the newly created Volta awards, for lifetime achievement in acting add something


He received the Honorary Patronage of the University Philosophical Society, of Trinity College, Dublin on 20 February 2007 add something


Although the actor is noted as a fiercely private person, he released a documentary for the 20th Galway Film Fleadh in the summer of 2008 called "Stories from Home", an intimate portrait about his life add something


He was named as TV's "latest Dr. McDreamy" by "The New York Times" for this role, and won the Golden Globe Award for Best Actor in a Drama Series in 2008 add something


Upon his return to theatre in 2008, he appeared as King Arthur in "Camelot" with the New York Philharmonic from 7 to 10 May, following the footsteps of veteran actors Richard Burton and Richard Harris add something


Dianne Wiest - In 2008, she appeared as Gabriel Byrne's therapist, Gina Toll, on the HBO television series In Treatment, for which she received her second Emmy Award, for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Drama Series.


In Treatment (U.S. TV series) - The program, which stars Gabriel Byrne as Paul, debuted on January 28, 2008, as a five-night-a-week series


Marin Mazzie - In May 2008 she appeared as Guenevere opposite Gabriel Byrne as King Arthur and Nathan Gunn as Lancelot in the New York Philharmonic staged concert presentation of Lerner & Loewe's "Camelot", directed by Lonny Price


In October 2009, however, Gleeson expressed fear that, should the Irish Film Board be abolished as planned by the Irish State, the production might fall through add something


Brendan Gleeson - Colin Farrell, Gabriel Byrne, and Cillian Murphy have been attached to star in the film, which was originally set for release in 2010


In January 2011, he spoke in an interview on "The Meaning of Life" about being sexually abused by priests during his childhood add something


Ralph Brown - In 2011 he filmed "I, Anna" with Gabriel Byrne and Charlotte Rampling, went on to work on "Jack The Giant Killer" directed by Bryan Singer, Tower Block in London, and "Stoker" in Nashville, the latter directed by Park Chan-Wook


Secret State (miniseries) - "'Secret State"' is a 2012 British four-part political thriller, starring Gabriel Byrne, Charles_Dance and Gina McKee, and inspired by Chris Mullin's novel "A Very British Coup"


Louder Than Bombs (film) - On May 9, 2013, Jesse Eisenberg, Gabriel Byrne and Isabelle Huppert joined the film, which Joachim Trier was set to direct for his English-language debut


Vampire Academy (film) - On May 18, 2013, it was announced that Gabriel Byrne would play Victor Dashkov, Lissa's uncle, while Sarah Hyland would play Natalie Dashkov, Victor's daughter and fellow student at the academy


Byrne married his long term partner, Hannah Beth King, on 4 August 2014 at Ballymaloe House in Co. Cork, Ireland add something


The 33 (film) - On January 27, 2014, Gabriel Byrne joined the cast of the film, to play the role of Andre Sougarret, the engineering genius who masterminded the miraculous rescue of the 33 trapped miners


Joachim Trier - Production started on September 2014 and the cast includes Jesse Eisenberg, Gabriel Byrne, Isabelle_Huppert, David Strathairn, and Amy Ryan


Isabel Coixet - Coixet's 2015 film "Nobody Wants the Night," starring Juliette Binoche, Rinko Kikuchi and Gabriel Byrne, is about two women from two different worlds struggling to survive in an inhospitable climate while fighting for the affection of explorer Robert Peary


In early 2016, he is due to star in "Mad to be Normal" , a biopic of the Scottish psychiatrist R.D.Laing, produced by Gizmo Films add something


Jessica Lange - In the Spring of 2016, Lange will return to Broadway alongside Gabriel Byrne and John Gallagher Jr. in a revival of "Long Day's Journey Into Night", produced by Ryan Murphy and The Roundabout Theater Company


Jessica Lange - In April 2016, Lange returned to Broadway alongside Gabriel Byrne and John Gallagher Jr. in a revival of "Long Day's Journey into Night" at the American Airlines Theatre, produced by Ryan Murphy and the Roundabout Theatre Company


The couple had a baby girl in February 2017 add something


In 2018, Byrne was awarded the Irish Film and Television Academy Lifetime Achievement award for his contribution to Irish cinema add something