Gabriel Byrne

ACTOR, PRODUCER, WRITER

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Byrne was the first of six children, born in Dublin, Ireland. His father was a cooper and his mother a hospital worker. He was raised Catholic and educated by the Irish Christian Brothers. He spent five years of his childhood in a seminary training to be a Catholic priest. He later said, "I spent five years in the seminary and I suppose it was assumed that you had a vocation. I have realized subsequently that I didn't have one at all. I don't believe in God. But I did believe at the time in this notion that you were being called." He attended University College Dublin, where he studied archeology and linguistics, and became proficient in Irish. He played football (soccer) in Dublin with the Stella Maris Football Club.Byrne worked in archeology after he left UCD but maintained his love of his language, writing Draíocht (Magic), the first drama in Irish on Ireland's national Irish television station, TG4, in 1996.He discovered his acting ability as a young adult. Before that he worked at several occupations which included being an archaeologist, a cook, a bullfighter, and a Spanish schoolteacher. He begin acting when he was 29. He began on stage at the Focus Theatre and the Abbey Theatre in Dublin, later he joined the Royal Court Theatre and the Royal National Theatre in London.Byrne came to prominence on the final season of the Irish television show The Riordans, later starring in the spin-off series, Bracken. He made his film début in 1981 as Lord Uther Pendragon in John Boorman's King Arthur epic, Excalibur.Byrne is featured as therapist Dr. Paul Weston in the critically acclaimed HBO series In Treatment (2008).In his return to theater in 2008, he appeared as King Arthur in Lerner and Loewe's Camelot with the New York Philharmonic which was featured in a PBS broadcast in the Live From Lincoln Center series in May of 2008.Byrne did not visit America until he was 37. In 1988, Byrne married actress Ellen Barkin with whom he has two children. The couple separated amicably in 1993 and divorced in 1999. Byrne resides in Brooklyn, New York.In November 2004, Byrne was appointed a UNICEF Ireland Ambassador.In 2007 Byrne was presented with the first of the newly created Volta awards at the 5th Jameson Dublin International Film Festival. This was for lifetime achievement in acting. He also received the Honorary Patronage of the University Philosophical Society, of Trinity College, Dublin on February 20, 2007. He was awarded an honorary degree in late 2007 by the National University of Ireland, Galway, in recognition of Byrne's "outstanding contribution to Irish and international film". - IMDb Mini Biography By: Bernie Corrigan

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Streaming Availability

Amazon Video has the most number of Gabriel Byrne’s flixes, followed by Vudu compared to other streaming platforms. See the full graph below.

Releases by Year

Gabriel Byrne on average has worked on 3 movies per year from 1978 to 2021. See the full graphs of the number of Gabriel Byrne movies released per year from 2009 till 2021.

Top Genres

Gabriel Byrne works mostly in Drama Genre followed by Documentary Genre flixes. 39% of Gabriel Byrne movies are Drama Genre movies. See Top Genres that Gabriel Byrne worked on in the graph below.

Average IMDB Score

On average the IMDB score of the movies that Gabriel Byrne has worked on is 6.4.

6.4 / 10

Gabriel Byrne's Movies and Tv Series available to Stream now ..

Crime,Drama,Mystery
The Usual Suspects (1995)

A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police lineup.

8.5/10106 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

A psychotherapist questions his abilities and gets help by reuniting with his old therapist, whom he has not seen for ten years.

8.2/1030 min

Available in 9 platform(s).

The son of a junkie aristocrat and a schizophrenic showgirl becomes a master of reinvention on a 50+ year journey through rock and roll, TV, and movies.

8.1/1082 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

Flight from Death is the first film to investigate the psychological The effects of death anxiety are embedded within everything we do across Flight from Death is the culmination of many years of research and

7.8/1090 min

Available in 6 platform(s).

Crime,Drama,Thriller
Miller's Crossing (1990)

Tom Reagan, an advisor to a Prohibition-era crime boss, tries to keep the peace between warring mobs but gets caught in divided loyalties.

7.7/10115 min

Available in 12 platform(s).

Drama,Mystery,Thriller
Secret State (2012)

Secret State explores the relationship between a democratically elected government, big business and the banks.

7.6/1042 min

Available in 4 platform(s).

Drama,Horror,Mystery
Hereditary (2018)

A grieving family is haunted by tragic and disturbing occurrences.

7.3/10127 min

Available in 14 platform(s).

We don't know how. We don't know when. But death comes for us all. To be human is to wrestle with this truth and with the great unanswered question: How do we live with death in our eye? To...

7.2/10124 min

Available in 4 platform(s).