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Byrne, Michael (I) Biography




biography of Byrne, Michael (I)

7 November 1943, London, England, UK
5' 9 1/2"


-   Has played a Nazi in _Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)_ (qv) and a Jewish survivor of the Holocaust in _Apt Pupil (1998)_ (qv).

-   Has played a Nazi foil for 'Harrison Ford (I)' (qv) twice, in _Force 10 from Navarone (1978)_ (qv) and _Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)_ (qv). In both movies, his character ends up in a vehicle falling off a cliff.

-   Father of 'Allie Byrne' (qv).


-   (1970) He acted in 'Frank Wedekind (I)' (qv)'s play, "Lulu", at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with 'Julia Foster (I)' (qv), 'Edward Petherbridge' (qv) and 'Sheila Ballantine' (qv).

-   (1967) He acted in 'Ann Jellicoe' (qv)'s play, "The Knack", at the Northcott Theatre in Exeter, Devon, England with 'Tony Church (I)' (qv), 'Caroline John' (qv), 'Peter Copley' (qv), 'Jonathan Elsom' (qv), 'Davyd Harries' (qv) and 'Hayward Morse' (qv) in the cast.

-   (1967) He acted in William Shakespeare's play, "The Merchant of Venice," at the Northcott Theatre in Exeter, Devon, England with Tony Church, Caroline John, Peter Copley, Jonathan Elsom, Davyd Harries, and Hayward Morse in the cast.

-   (November-December 1969) He acted in Anton Chekhov's play, "The Seagull," at the Thorndike Theatre in Leatherhead, Surrey, England with Gwen Watford, Moray Watson, Gemma Jones, and Amanda Boxer in the cast. Robin Phillips was director.

-   (July 1969) He acted in William Congreve's play, "The Double Dealer," at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with Sir Nigel Hawthorne CBE, John Castle, Geoffrey Chater, George Howe, Judy Parfitt, Celia Bannerman, Alison Leggatt, and Richard Beckinsale in the cast. William Gaskill was director.

-   (1980) He acted in 'William Shakespeare (I)' (qv)'s play, "Julius Caesar", at the Riverside Studios Theatre in London, England with 'Robert Flemyng' (qv), 'John Shrapnel' (qv), 'Phil Daniels (I)' (qv), 'David Horovitch' (qv), 'Gillian Barge' (qv), 'Paul Bentall' (qv), 'Jack Klaff' (qv), 'Peter Wight' (qv) and 'Anthony Head' (qv) in the cast. 'Peter Gill (IV)' (qv) was the director.

-   (1985) He acted in Ted Whitehead's translation of August Strindberg's play, "Dance of Death," at the Riverside Studios Theatre in London, England with Alan Bates and Frances De La Tour in the cast. Keith Hack was director.

-   (August 2009) Played Tommy Price in Guy Masterson's production of "The State We're In" (written by Zia Trench, directed by Justin Butcher, also starring Diana Walker) at The Edinburgh Fringe. The play is based on Brian Haw who has been sitting in Parliament Square, opposite the Houses of Parliament, London since June 2001. "He protests on behalf of those innocent people who suffer and die in other countries, as our governments seek to further their own economic, military, political and strategic interests around the world."

-   (1998) He acted in 'Eduardo De Filippo' (qv)'s play, "Filumena", in a 'Peter Hall (I)' (qv) Company production at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England with 'Judi Dench' (qv), 'Michael Pennington (I)' (qv) and 'John Gordon Sinclair' (qv) in the cast. 'Peter Hall (I)' (qv) was the director.

-   (19?) He acted in Edna O'Brien's play, "Madame Bovary," at the Palace Theatre in Watford, London, England with Helen Mirren, David Horovitch, and Brian Deacon in the cast. Lou Stein was director.

-   (1982) He acted in 'George Bernard Shaw' (qv)'s play, "Man and Superman", at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with 'Peter O'Toole (I)' (qv), 'Lisa Harrow' (qv), 'James Grout (I)' (qv), 'John Moulder-Brown' (qv), 'Robert Beatty (I)' (qv) and 'Joyce Carey' (qv) in the cast. 'Patrick Dromgoole' (qv) was the director.

-   (1979) He acted in 'William Congreve' (qv)'s play, "The Double Dealer", in a National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with 'Ralph Richardson (I)' (qv), 'Dorothy Tutin' (qv), 'Michael Bryant (I)' (qv), 'Sara Kestelman' (qv) and 'Greg Hicks (I)' (qv) in the cast. 'Peter Wood (XVI)' (qv) was the director.

-   (1979) He acted in Friedrich Schnitzler and Tom Stoppard's play, "Undiscovered Country," in a National Theatre production at the Olivier Theatre in London, England with Dorothy Tutin, Sara Kestelman, Greg Hicks, John Wood, Anna Carteret, Joyce Redman, and Michael Bryant in the cast. Peter Wood was director.

-   (1970) He acted in 'Frank Wedekind (I)' (qv) and 'Peter Barnes (I)' (qv)'s play, "Lulu", at the Royal Court Theatre in London, England with 'Julia Foster (I)' (qv), 'John Phillips (VI)' (qv), 'Edward Petherbridge' (qv), 'John Justin' (qv), 'Sheila Ballantine' (qv), 'John Turner (I)' (qv) and 'Leonard Kavanagh' (qv) in the cast. 'Peter Barnes (I)' (qv) and 'Stuart Burge' (qv) were the directors.

-   (1970) He acted in 'Frank Wedekind (I)' (qv) and 'Peter Barnes (I)' (qv)'s play, "Lulu", at the Apollo Theatre in London, England with 'Julia Foster (I)' (qv), 'Douglas Wilmer' (qv), 'Jonathan Cecil' (qv), 'John Grillo (I)' (qv), 'Sheila Ballantine' (qv), 'Marshall Jones (I)' (qv) and 'Leonard Kavanagh' (qv) in the cast. 'Peter Barnes (I)' (qv) and 'Stuart Burge' (qv) were the directors.

-   (1971) He acted in 'Simon Gray (I)' (qv)'s play, "Butley", at the Criterion Theatre in London, England with 'Alan Bates (I)' (qv), 'Richard O'Callaghan' (qv), 'Colette O'Neil (I)' (qv), 'George Fenton' (qv) and 'Mary Wimbush' (qv) in the cast. 'Harold Pinter' (qv) was the director.

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