: Plays Ian in "Shining City" play by Conor McPherson (Biltmore Theatre, New York City, New York, USA).
Brian O'Byrne | Brían O'Byrne
6' 2" (1.88 m)
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My first reaction was I didn't think it was good. Thankfully, I'm a dumb actor and there are better people like director Doug Hughes and playwright John Patrick Shanley, himself who know this is a great script. And they go, 'Brían, you're dumb!' And I go, 'Thank you, Doug!' And I go ahead and do it." - first thoughts on the Tony Award winning play, Doubt.
In 1998 he was nominated for a Tony Award for best actor for his role in Martin Mc Donagh's The Beauty Queen of Leenane