Happy Belated Birthday to Gil Birmingham!

Yesterday was Gil Birmingham’s Birthday and we totally forgot!
So a very happy belated birthday to Gil!

Eclipse Premiere: Meet the Puppy Pack

Gil Birmingham is the one who coined the term “puppy pack” and we loved it. Meet Gil and the wolves of Eclipse: Kiowa Gordon, Booboo Stewart, Bronson Pelletier

Gil Birmingham Q&A Italy Twilight Convention

Gil was great as usual. The other actors are teasing him because the Italian accents make “Gil” sound like “Jill”.

Gil Birmingham and Chaske Spencer on set for Shouting Secrets

Chaske Spencer and Gil Birmingham are working together on the film Shouting Secrets.  Gil updated his Facebook page with photos from the set.  I’m particularly fond of the photo of Tantoo Cardinal (who was in Dances with Wolves) in a lobster suit!

Gil Birmingham will be at the Twilight ItaCon hosted by Fantasy Events this weekend in Rome.  For our Italian fans, visit their website for information.

Add Gil Birmingham to Shouting Secrets

chaske_gilGil Birmingham announced last night on Twitter that he is now part of Chaske’s Spencer’s next movie called Shouting Secrets. According to the press release from Gil’s reps:

“Twilight actor Gil Birmingham has been cast opposite fellow Twilight Saga film cast member Chaske Spencer and General Hospital’s Tyler Christopher in the Korinna Sehringer film “Shouting Secrets.” Gil will play Cal, the father of Wesley (played by Chaske Spencer). Wesley is a successful young writer in Los Angeles who is called back to his Native American upbringing after ten years in order to visit his sick mother. Tyler will play Tushka, a half-breed Indian who, when his mother falls ill, is forced to look at his failure to breach the confines of “Shouting Secrets” is a film from the creative team, Joke Film Productions, consisting of Producer / Director, Korinna Sehringer (“Survivor”) and Producer Ueli Josef Bollag.”

Those of you who are up on Twilight actor history know that Gil and Chaske have worked together before outside of the Twilight Saga in the movie Skins where they also played father and son.

Gil Birmingham on Castle and The Mentalist

Gil will be on Castle on Monday (10 EST/9 CENTRAL on ABC) and The Mentalist on Thursday(Thursday, Apr 8, 10 EST/9C on CBS).

Shift the Power to the People: Twilight Artists Raise Awareness of Reservation in Need

Gil Birmingham, Chaske Spencer, Julia Jones, Boo Stewart, and Justin Chon all appear in this PSA that is trying to raise awareness of the devastating plight of those on the Lakota Sioux, South Dakota Reservation. Theirs is an interesting approach as you’ll see in the video. They don’t need your money; what they need is for you to pick up the phone and call your congressperson or write to them.

According to the Shift the Power to the People website:

South Dakota’s Lakota Sioux- Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe 2010 Crisis

  • February 1st, 2010 Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe has declared state of emergency after severe ice storm devastates reservation
  • Storm topples more than 3000 power poles
  • 13,000 people without power, heat and water”

You can find full details on how this situation came to be here, and there is an easy contact your congressperson connection here.

Chaske Spencer, Gil Birminham, and Kiowa Gordon on Res 2010 Panel

Watch live streaming video from mytribetv at livestream.com

Via Gil Birmingham’s Twitter.
You can find more information on the group here. Their mission is to develop American Indian economic self-sufficiency through business ownership.

My Bliss UK Interviews Charlie Bewley and the Wolf Pack

It’s a different set of interviews done by My Bliss, some unique questions that were pretty good, not at all what we were expecting given the very younger teen, glitzy focus of the site.

My Bliss UK Interviews Charlie Bewley and the Wolf Pack

Charlie’s interview.

The wolf pack interview is just as great.

Tyson Houseman

Chaske Spencer

Gil Birmingham

Gil Birmingham Performs At Native American Music Awards!

We’ve seen Gil perform in person, if you ever get the chance don’t miss it!