Actor Antony Starr Plays Homelander In ‘The Boys’- Age, Height, Net Worth, Career, Dating, Girlfriend

New Zealand actor Antony Starr is famous for playing superhero Homelander in The Boys

Antony Starr is a New Zealand actor famous for portraying Superhero Homelander in Prime Video’s original series The Boys (2019- Present).  Turned professional in 1995, Starr’s acting prominence has earned him main roles in many acclaimed TV series: as twins Jethro/ Van West in Outrageous Fortune (2005- 10) and as Lucas Hood in Banshee (2013- 16). Moreover, his work in Outrageous Fortune won him a 2008  Qantas Film and Television Award.

Throughout his career journey of more than 2 decades, he made 26 acting credits that include his film appearances too. Antony played Billy Newwood in Without a Paddle (2004) and Jeremy King in Wish You Were Here (2012); the latter won him AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in 2013.

What Is Antony Starr’s Age and Height?

Starr was born on October 25, 1975, in New Zealand and is a New Zealander. His birth sign is Scorpio. As of 2022, the actor is 47 years old and stands 5 feet 11 inches (180 cm) tall.

Regarding his family background & details on his parents, Antony Starr is yet to open up.

Acting Career Debut & Main Cast In ‘Outrageous Fortune’

The New Zealand-born actor made his acting debut in 1992 in an episode of Shortland Street. It followed his guest role in Xena: Warrior Princess (1995) Street Legal (2000) before Antony saw TV recognition with the recurring role Todd Van in Mercy Peak (2001-03, 21 episodes).

In 2004, Starr made his feature film debut through In My Father’s Den and subsequently, worked in Without a Paddle (2004). His movie Without a Paddle featuring Seth Green and Matthew Lillard collected $70 million in the box office over the budget of $19 million.

Then, in 2005, Antony Starr was cast in the main role of Jethro/Van West (twins) in the comedy-crime drama Outrageous Fortune. There, he worked until 2010 in 107 episodes alongside other casts: Robyn Malcolm, Siobhan Marshall, and Antonia Prebble.

The above-mentioned TV series Qantas Television Award for Best Actor in a TV Drama in 2005.

Appearance In ‘Wish You Were Here’ and ‘The Boys’

Having worked in After the Waterfall (2010), the actor landed a notable film role as Jeremy King in the mystery drama Wish You Were Here (2012). The film won Antony an AACTA Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role in 2013.

On the other, his early 2010s TV acclaim was the main role of Charlie Lewis in Rush (2011, 13 episodes) and as Matt Sloane in Tricky Business (2012, 13 episodes). From 2013 to 2016, he played the lead cast, Lucas Hood, in 38 episodes of the action-drama Banshee. In 2016, the actor worked in American Gothic as Garrett Hawthorne.

Starr as Homelander in The Boys
Starr as Homelander in The Boys

Starr, then in 2019, appeared as the main cast John / The Homelander in the superhero series The Boys. The series co-starring Karl Urban, Jack Quaid, Karen Fukuhara, Tomer Capone & Erin Moriarty received a 7.65/10 rating in Season 1.

On September 4, 2020, its Season 2 premiered & concluded on October 9, 2020, totaling 16 episodes so far.

The third season of The Boys ran from June 3, 2022, to July 8, 2022, and now it already got an order for Season 4; moreover, its spin-off series is in development.

MCU Fan Art Featured Antony Starr As Wolverine

After the 2017 film Logan, Hugh Jackman clearly stated his exit from the role of Wolverine. It attracted a lot of queries on the new Wolverine cast. Surely, for fans watching Jackman for nearly 2 decades playing the aggressive persona with claws & healing factor in several X-Men films, it’s quite uneasy to accept any other in the role.

But, to justify, there are lots of talented actors in Hollywood who could fit the role. In September 2020, a new MCU fan art featuring The Boys actor Antony Starr in the costume of Wolverine came in.

Fanart of Antony Starr as Wolverine
Fanart of Antony Starr as Wolverine

The artwork of the fan really defines how perfectly Starr could appear in those tri claws & also, there is no doubt about his acting prominence.

Many online sources have actors such as Tom Hardy, Taylor Kitsch, Jake Gyllenhaal, Shia LaBeouf, and Scott Can on the list of the possible cast for the new Wolverine.

Relationship Status Of Antony Starr: Married or Dating?

So far as of 2022, Antony is not married but is currently dating. He is in a relationship with his girlfriend Lucy Mclay, a costume designer. Reportedly, they first met in a restaurant in 2008 & then fell for each other soon after. They are cautious to keep their love story details low-key & rarely make PDAs.

The duo made a red-carpet appearance at the 2008  Qantas New Zealand Television Awards.

Antony Starr and his girlfriend Lucy Mclay
Antony Starr and his girlfriend Lucy Mclay

They are yet to announce their engagement or wedding plans even after 12 years of relationship. But fans are hopeful to see Antony Starr tying the knot with his soon-to-be wife in the near future.

Reportedly, in 2015, rumors of his dating then-girlfriend Ivana Milicevic surfaced but never received any confirmation. In the TV series The Boys, Starr has an on-screen matchup with Elisabeth Shue.

How Much Net Worth Antony Starr Owns?

According to Celebrity Net Worth, Antony Star has $2 million in 2022. Without a doubt, his major income source in his acting career of 2 decades with works in 26 TV series & films. Although the actor never states the exact amount of his salary, he probably pulls hundreds of thousands of dollars per year.

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