Sunday 16 June 2019

Gabriel has his own Gathering for premiere of new film, Capital

Actor Gabriel Bryne and director Costa Gavras
Actor Gabriel Bryne and director Costa Gavras
Garbriel Byrne at the premiere of his new film this evening
Director Costa Gavras and his wife Michele Gavras at the screening this evening

Laura Butler

ALL eyes were on veteran actor Gabriel Byrne as he walks the red carpet as part of the Jameson Dublin International Film Festival.

The star was the main attraction at this evening’s event, which saw him turn out for a screening of his film ‘Capital’ in Dublin.

Byrne plays the part of an ambitious financier who is unexpectedly promoted to head a major Paris bank in the political thriller.

The 62-year-old was be accompanied by the movie’s director Costas Gavras to the premiere at Cineworld in the city centre.

While many of his acting peers are preparing for this weekend’s Academy Awards, Byrne is currently residing in Dublin as he continues to film upcoming BBC drama ‘Quirke’.

Production on the four part crime series began before Christmas and is due to finish up next month.

Following the screening of Byrne’s ‘Capital’, audiences will line up to see ‘Love/Hate’ star Killian Scott as his movie ‘Black Ice’ opens at the Lighthouse cinema.

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