Michael \"Mike\" Starr is an American actor. Starr is notable for his large size, standing 6 ft 3 ¹⁄₂ in, 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.
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.