Creator / Gabriel Byrne
"I would like to break out of this dark, brooding image, cause I'm actually not like that at all."

Gabriel James Byrne (born May 12, 1950) is an Irish actor, film producer, writer, cultural ambassador and audiobook narrator.

He has also been an archaeologist, a cook, a bullfighter, and a Spanish schoolteacher.

Byrne's known television work included the HBO drama In Treatment, for which he was nominated for two Emmys, and won a Golden Globe.

He was married to Ellen Barkin from 1988 to 1996. He speaks fluently French and Spanish.