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Gabriel Byrne
Gabriel Byrne
Gabriel Byrne info
Born: 12 May, 1950
Birth Name: Gabriel James Byrne
Height: 1.78 (5' 10")
Spouse: Ellen Barkin (18 September 1988 – 26 May 1999) (divorced) 2 children
Awards: Won Golden Globe. Another 4 wins & 12 nominations
Known for: Smilla's Sense of Snow , End of Days , Enemy of the State , Quest for Camelot , The Man in the Iron Mask and more.
Gabriel Byrne biography

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The date of birth of Gabriel Byrne is May 12, 1950. His birth place is Dublin, Ireland. At the age of 12 years, he decided to become a priest. But after a few years he was caught with a cigarette and expelled from the seminary. Before he went to college, Byrne tried many occupations: he was an archaeologist, a cook, and even the bullfighter, but after a while became a teacher of Gaelic, and Spanish in the Dublin girls' school. At the age of 29, Byrne left a teaching position and entered into a theatrical troupe, led by Jim Sheridan. In 1981, Byrne won a role on the popular television series "The Riordans", and six months later, the studio decided to launch a TV series with him in the lead role. In 1987, shooting the film "Siesta", Gabriel Byrne met with the American actress Ellen Barkin, who a year later became his wife, and a year later - in 1989 - gave birth to a son, Jack. In 1992 was born their daughter, Romy, and in 1993, Byrne and Barkin parted, preserving good relations and dividing the custody of the children. In 1996 he made his directorial debut ("The Lark in the Clear Air"). He founded the production company, has promoted several high-profile films such as "In the name of the Father". In 1994, he published an autobiographical book, which is called "Pictures in my head", which in Ireland immediately became a bestseller.
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Gabriel Byrne filmography

Here you can learn about the movies Gabriel Byrne acted in. You can see the names of the movies, their budget, years of release and the money gained from the screening of the certain movie. It is always interesting to know.

Movies & Videos Budget Year Opening weekend US box Office
Enemy of the State - NSA agent, 'Brill' $90M 1998 $20M $112M
End of Days - The Man/Satan $83M 1999 $20.5M $66.9M
Quest for Camelot - Lionel (voice) $40M 1998 $6.04M $22.7M
The Man in the Iron Mask - D'Artagnan $35M 1998 $17.3M $56.9M
Smilla's Sense of Snow - The Mechanic $35M 1997 $107K $2.22M
Ghost Ship - Captain Sean Murphy $35M 2002 $11.5M $30.1M
Stigmata - Father Andrew Kiernan $32M 1999 $18.3M $50M
The Bridge of San Luis Rey - Brother Juniper $24M 2004 $12.7K $42.9K
Vanity Fair - The Marquess of Steyne $23M 2004 $6.27M $16.1M
Assault on Precinct 13 - Capt. Marcus Duvall $20M 2005 $6.5M $20M
Little Women - Friedrich Bhaer $15M 1994 $50M
Miller's Crossing - Tom Reagan $14M 1990 $5.08M
In the Name of the Father - Executive Producer $13M 1993 $25M
Dead Man - Charlie Dickinson $9M 1995 $1.07M
Mad Dog Time - Ben London $8M 1996 $41.5K $80K
Spider - Bill Cleg $8M 2002 $189K $1.64M
Attack on Leningrad - Phillip Parker $7M 2009
Wah-Wah - Harry Compton $7M 2005 $55.3K $233K
Shade - Charlie Miller $6.8M 2003 $10.7K $10.7K
Emotional Arithmetic - Christopher Lewis $6.8M 2007
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