Gabriel Byrne

Gabriel Byrne


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 12-05-1950
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Dublin, Ireland
  • Also Known As:

    Gabriel James Byrne

  • Popularity: 2.21
  • Homepage: N/A


An Irish actor, film director, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator. His acting career began in the Focus Theatre before he joined London’s Royal Court Theatre in 1979. Byrne's screen début 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.




Year Movie Character
1990 Miller's Crossing as Tom Reagan
2009 Leningrad as Philip Parker
1992 Into the West as Papa Reilly
2002 Ghost Ship as Captain Sean Murphy
1986 Gothic as Byron
1986 Defence of the Realm as Nicholas 'Nick' Mullen
2005 Wah-Wah as Harry Compton
2002 Virginia's Run as Ford Lofton
2004 The Bridge of San Luis Rey as Brother Juniper
1994 Royal Deceit as Fenge
1989 Dark Obsession as Lord Hugo Bruckton
2012 John Ford: Dreaming the Quiet Man as Narrator
1988 A Soldier's Tale as Saul
2002 Horses: The Story of Equus as Narrator
1984 Reflections as William Masters
2015 Louder Than Bombs as Gene
2018 My Astonishing Self: Gabriel Byrne on George Bernard Shaw as Narratore/Intervistatore
1999 Stigmata as Father Andrew Kiernan
1993 Point of No Return as Bob
2006 Jindabyne as Stewart
2004 P.S. as Peter Harrington
1997 Smilla's Sense of Snow as The Mechanic
1999 End of Days as Satan
2008 Emotional Arithmetic as Christopher Lewis
1992 Cool World as Jack Deebs
1987 Siesta as Augustine
1990 Shipwrecked as Lt. John Merrick
2018 An L.A. Minute as Ted Gold
1987 Julia and Julia as Paolo
1987 Lionheart as Black Prince
1995 Buffalo Girls as Teddy Blue
1993 A Dangerous Woman as Mackey
2004 Patrick as Patrick
2012 I, Anna as D.C.I. Bernie Reid
2013 Just a Sigh as L'homme
2002 Killing Emmett Young as Jack Marlow / Stephen Bracken
2003 Flight from Death: The Quest for Immortality as Narrator
1997 Weapons of Mass Distraction as Lionel Powers
1996 Somebody Is Waiting as Roger Ellis
2016 No Pay, Nudity as Lawrence Rose
2018 Lies We Tell as Donald
2008 Camelot as King Arthur
2018 Atlantic Salmon: Lost at Sea as Narrator
2020 Death of a Ladies' Man as Samuel O'Shea
1995 The Usual Suspects as Dean Keaton
2005 Assault on Precinct 13 as Captain Marcus Duvall
2002 Spider as Bill Cleg
1987 Hello Again as Kevin Scanlon
1994 Trial by Jury as Daniel Graham
1994 A Simple Twist of Fate as John Newland
1998 Polish Wedding as Bolek
1997 The End of Violence as Ray Bering
1988 The Courier as Val
2012 Capital as Dittmar Rigule
2013 All Things To All Men as Joseph Corso
1995 Frankie Starlight as Jack Kelly
2015 Endless Night as Bram
2017 Carrie Pilby as Mr. Pilby
2018 Hereditary as Steve Graham
1970 On a Paving Stone Mounted
1998 The Man in the Iron Mask as D'Artagnan
2000 Making Love as il violinista/Jeno Varga adulto
1996 The Last of the High Kings as Jack Griffin
1983 Hanna K. as Josué Herzog
1997 This Is the Sea as Rohan
1996 Mad Dog Time as Ben London
2017 Mad to Be Normal as Jim
1970 A World War II Fairytale: The Making of Michael Mann's 'The Keep' as Himself (Archive Footage)
2017 Into the Night: Portraits of Life and Death as Himself
2018 In the Cloud as Doc Wolff
2020 Lost Girls as Richard Dormer
2002 Keyser Soze, Lie or Legend - Featurette as Self
2004 Vanity Fair as The Marquess of Steyne
2006 Played as Eddie
1983 The Keep as Major Kaempffer
2009 Perrier's Bounty as Voice of the Grim Reaper (voice)
2002 Pursuing the Suspects as Himself
2002 Round Up: Deposing 'The Usual Suspects' as Self
2011 A Man's Story as Himself
2014 Vampire Academy as Victor Dashkov
1970 Hamlet Revenant
2018 Cursed: The True Nature of Hereditary
2020 Michael Des Barres: Who Do You Want Me To Be?
1996 The Brylcreem Boys as Commandant O'Brien
1994 Little Women as Friedrich Bhaer
1998 Quest for Camelot as Lionel (voice)
1995 Dead Man as Charlie Dickinson
2003 Shade as Charlie Miller
1981 Excalibur as Uther Pendragon
2016 Versus: The Life and Films of Ken Loach as Himself
2015 The 33 as Andre Sougarret
2010 The Women of SNL as Priest (archive footage)
1998 Enemy of the State as Fake Brill
1980 The Outsider as Man in Street
1996 The Brylcreem Boys
2012 Tent City, U.S.A
1993 In the Name of the Father
2018 Hereditary
1992 Into the West
1996 The Last of the High Kings
2019 Land Without God
1996 The Last of the High Kings

Around The Web