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Roland La Starza (1927–2009)

Roland La Starza was born on May 12, 1927 in Bronx, New York, USA. He was an actor, known for The Gallant Men (1962), Point Blank (1967) and Prize Fighter (1949). He died on September 30, 2009 in Port Orange, Florida, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

The Gallant Men
The Gallant Men Pvt. Ernie Lucavich
Point Blank
Point Blank Reese's Guard
Prize Fighter
Prize Fighter Prize Fighter
The Outfit
The Outfit Hit Man


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 1973 The Don Is Dead
Mert Shansky (uncredited)
 1973 The Outfit
Hit Man
 1973 Incident on a Dark Street (TV Movie)
 1971 Cade's County (TV Series)
- Company Town (1971) ... Lon
 1970 Which Way to the Front?
Von Krebs (uncredited)
 1967 The Wild Wild West (TV Series)
Jake / Joe Kirby
- The Night of Montezuma's Hordes (1967) ... Jake (as Roland LaStarza)
- The Night of the Bogus Bandits (1967) ... Joe Kirby
 1967 Point Blank
Reese's Guard (as Roland LaStarza)
 1967 The Big Mouth
Jack - Motorcycle Officer (uncredited)
 1966 A Fine Madness
Angie - Sparrer (uncredited)
 1966 Perry Mason (TV Series)
- The Case of the Dead Ringer (1966) ... Bouncer
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
- Batman Stands Pat (1966) ... Cappy
- The Thirteenth Hat (1966) ... Cappy
 1966 Mister Roberts (TV Series)
- The Reluctant Draggin' (1966) ... Referee
 1965 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
- The Green Felt Jungle (1965) ... Bugs
 1962 Convicts 4
 1962 77 Sunset Strip (TV Series)
Lippy Torrance
- The Long Shot Caper (1962) ... Lippy Torrance (as Roland LaStarza)
 1961 Hennesey (TV Series)
Shore Patrolman
- The Cohen Mutiny (1961) ... Shore Patrolman
 1949 Prize Fighter (Short)
Prize Fighter
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Roland LaStarza


6' (1.83 m)

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Being both Italian and a heavyweight, he was a very popular boxer in his native New York City. He was good enough to get a shot at Rocky Marciano for the heavyweight championship of the world, but not good enough to win. After he retired as a boxer, he parlayed his popularity into a film and TV career. See more »

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