Angela Lansbury

Angela Lansbury (Wikipedia) Angela Lansbury was born in 1925 and is a British-American-Irish actress who has appeared in theatre, television, and film. Her career has spanned eight decades, much of it in the United States, and her work has attracted international acclaim. Lansbury was born to Irish actress Moyna Macgill and English politician Edgar Lansbury, an upper-middle-class family […]

Adrien Brody

Adrien Brody is a son of the well-know Hungarian photographer Sylvia Planchy.   He was born in New York city in 1973.   He won an Oscar in 2002 for his harrowling performance as a celebrated Jewish musician in Nazi-torn Warsaw in Roman Polanski@s “The Pianist”.   At first he seemed an unlikely choice to take on the […]

Dermot Mulroney

  Dermot Mulroney was a riot in the film “About Schmidt” with Jack Nicholson from which this autograph picture was taken .   In his previous roles he seemed no more than a handsome utilty actor.   In “About Schmidt” he played the part of Randell Hertzel a pony-tailed, walrus mustached water-bed salesman forever optimistic of reaching […]

Aidan Turner

Aidan Turner. TCM Overview Aidan Turner is one of our new generation of Irish actors.   He first came to national prominance as Rory in the RTE series of “The Clinic”.   He then went on to be among the leading actors in the British television series “Being Human” and  “Desperate Romantics”.   He recently made the television […]

Gabriel Byrne

Gabriel Byrne TCM Overview. He is one of Ireland’s most eminent actors whose work has grown in stature over the years.   Gabriel Byrne first came to national attention with his role of Pat Barry in “The Riordan’s” in the late seventies.   His character was given his own series “Bracken” (which ultimately became “Glenroe”).   His first […]