Interview: Saoirse Ronan

Beware of working with animals and children, say people who toil in the film industry; apparently, the former are unpredictable, while the latter are prone to bouts of sulkiness, temper tantrums and squealing requests for ice cream at the most inopportune moments (or is the other way around?).   And yet here’s what film director … Read more Interview: Saoirse Ronan

Interview: Billy Bob Thornton

You know the many faces and the tri-part name, that he’s one of the most highly regarded American actors of his generation; that he used to be married to one of the most high profile American actresses of her generation; that he and his former wife, Angelina Jolie, were portrayed in gossip magazines as The … Read more Interview: Billy Bob Thornton

Interview: Gabriel Byrne

It isn’t often you come face to face with one of the most recognisable faces in contemporary cinema – an Irish actor who claims not to know the meaning of the word “brooding” (we don’t believe him), and who has been described (by the New York Times) as a “rare contemporary actor who can turn … Read more Interview: Gabriel Byrne