Theatre: november 1999, played Lady Catherine de Bourgh in Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice", Melbourne Theatre Company.
Did You Know?
There have been times when Byrnes has quit acting altogether and done interior design jobs for friends and friends of friends. (Her father, an architect, introduced her to design when she was young). "But each time I finished big job, I wanted to go back to acting, which was really nice. I left going, 'I don't care if I never act again.' And then ..."
Moved to Australia in 1971.