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SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2016
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Gabriel Byrne — Nominee for Best Leading Actor in a Play

Long Day's Journey Into Night

James Tyrone, the penny-pinching father of two troubled sons.

Bio Brief:
Byrne last appeared on Broadway in O’Neill’s A Touch of the Poet and received a Tony nod for his performance in A Moon for the Misbegotten.
 Byrne won the Golden Globe for In Treatment; his TV and film resume also includes Miller’s Crossing, The Usual Suspects, Excalibur, Into the West, Little Women, Dead Man, The End of Violence, The Man in the Iron Mask, Vanity Fair, Jindabyne and Wah‐Wah.

Other Honors For This Role:
—Outer Critics Circle Award nomination for Outstanding Actor in a Play

Tony History:
2000: Tony Award nomination for Best Actor in a Play, Moon For the Misbegotten

Fun Fact:
Before becoming an actor, Byrne worked a series of odd jobs, including being a plumber and installing glass eyes in teddy bears at a toy factory.

Quotable Quote:
"A turkey at Christmas time. In a pub. We won a turkey." - Bryne to, on the best thing he's ever won.

Other Nominees for Best Leading Actor in a Play