Gabriel James Byrne was born on May 12, 1950 in Crumlin, Dublin, Ireland, the son of a cooper and soldier, Dan, and a hospital nurse from Falway, Eileen. She is a Golden Globe winning Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer and audiobook narrator.
Biography and Career
Byrne was raised Catholic and educated by the Irish Christian Brothers. He took training to become a priest
He attended University College Dublin, where he studied archaeology and linguistics, becoming proficient in Irish. He played football in Dublin with the Stella Maris Football Club in Drumcondra.
Before becoming an actor, Byrne had many jobs, including: archaeologist, cook, bullfighter, and Spanish schoolteacher.
His acting career began in the Focus Theatre before he joined Lon
don's Royal Court Theatre in 1979 at the age of 29. Byrne's screen debut came in the Irish soap opera The Riordans and the spin-off show Bracken.
The actor has now starred in over 35 feature films, such as The Usual Suspects, Miller's Crossing and Stigmata, in addition to writing two. Byrne's producing credits include the Academy Award-nominated In the Name of the Father. Currently, he is receiving much critical acclaim for his role as Dr. Paul Weston in the HBO drama In Treatment.
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