Antony Starr is a New Zealand actor, known for his role in “The Boys” which is based on the comic book series of “The Boys” in which he played the superhero Home lander. He is also known for his dual role, Jethro and Van West in New Zealand’s comedy and drama “Outrageous Fortune” and “Without a Paddle”.
Antony Starr Early Life
Antony Starr was born on October 25, 1975, in Auckland, New Zealand in a middle-class family. He started working at an early age to support his family and to meet his desires too. He once told in one of his interviews that he worked in a supermarket at the age of 15. From start, he wanted to become an officer.
Antony Starr Professional Life
Antony Starr was seen for the first time in the soap opera “Shortland Street”. He then came up with a guest role in “Xena: Warrior Princess and Hercules: The Legendary Journeys”. In 2001, he was seen in “Mercy Peak” in the character of “Todd Vander Velter”, which was a guest role. In 2007, he has won the Air New Zealand Screen Award under the category of Performance by an Actor for playing the twin role of Van West and Jethro. He simultaneously planned and worked in “Outrageous Fortune” and Toa Fraser’s debut feature, “No. 2” in the character of Shelly which was released in New Zealand in early 2006.
He is also seen in “Hard Out”, “P.E.T. Detectives and Street Legal”, “Serial Killers”, “Roger Donaldson’s The World’s Fastest Indian” in the character of Jeff, “Without a Paddle” in the character of Billy Newwood, “After the Waterfall” in the character of John Dream, “Wish You Were Here” in the character of Jeremy King, “Gutterbee” in the character of Mike Dankworth McCoid, “Cobweb” in the character of Mark and Brad McGann’s feature film “In My Father’s Den” in the character of Gareth.
He has also worked in television series like “Spies and Lies” in the character of Sydney Rose, “American Gothic” in the character of Garrett Hawthorne, “Terror Peak” in the character of Jason, “Hard Out” in the character of Stevo and “Skin and bones” in the character of Saymour Collins. He has also worked in two theatres in 2004, “Closer at Auckland’s Silo Theatre” and “Herald Theatre”. He has 747k followers on Instagram with 577 followers.
Antony Starr Net Worth
According to a report, Antony Starr estimated net worth is $1 million which will surely increase in coming years.
Antony Starr Relationship
At present, Antony Starr is single. He has no girlfriends. In 2015, he was rumored to have hooked up with Ivana Milicevic.
Antony Starr Trivia
He can speak Indonesian, Norwegian and Spanish language. He is named New Zealand’s Sexiest Man by TV Guide Best on Box People’s Choice Awards. He injured his one elbow and got a long cut while shooting for the movie “Banshee”.
Antony Starr Awards and Nominations
He is nominated with Air New Zealand Screen Awards in 2006 under the category of Performance by an Actor Outrageous, awarded with Air New Zealand Screen Awards in 2007 under the category of Best Actor in a TV Drama, New Zealand TV Guide Best on the Box People’s Choice Awards in 2007 under the category of Best Actor and Qantas Film and Television Awards in 2008 under the category of Performance by an Actor in General Television.
He is nominated with Aotearoa Film and Television Awards in 2011 under the category of Best Lead Actor in a Feature Film and Aotearoa Film and Television Awards under the category of Best Performance by an Actor. He is awarded the Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards in 2012 under the category of Best Actor in a Supporting Role, Film Critics Circle of Australia Awards under the category of Best Supporting Actor. He is awarded Critics Choice Super Awards in 2021 under the category of Best Actor in a Superhero Series and Best Villain in a Series.