Mike Starr (actor)

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Mike Starr
Born Michael Starr
(1950-07-29) July 29, 1950 (age 66)
Queens, New York, U.S.
Occupation Actor
Years active 1978–present
Spouse(s) Joanne Starr (3 children)

Michael "Mike" Starr (born July 29, 1950) is an American actor. Starr is notable for his large size, standing 6 ft 3 12 in (192 cm), and has typically been typecast as a thug or henchman.

Starr was born in Flushing, Queens, New York, to a retail employee mother and a meatpacker father. A graduate of Hofstra University, he and his family reside in Riverdale, New York. His older brother Beau Starr is also an actor.[1]

He has featured in notable films such as Goodfellas, The Bodyguard, Ed Wood, Miller's Crossing, Jersey Girl, Dumb and Dumber, and The Ice Harvest.


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In addition, Mike Starr has been featured on several episodes of Twilight Zone Radio Dramas.


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