No photo available. Represent Roland La Starza? Add or change photos at IMDbPro
STARmeter
SEE RANK
Down 40,176 this week

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 »

"No Small Parts" IMDb Exclusive: Dominic Cooper

British actor Dominic Cooper is the star of AMC's newest and much talked-about show, "Preacher." What are some other roles he's played throughout his career?

Watch the video

Live Twitter Q&A With Samuel L. Jackson for 'The Legend of Tarzan'

Join us for a live Twitter Q&A with The Legend of Tarzan star Samuel L. Jackson on Saturday, June 25, beginning at 1:30 p.m. ET /10:30 a.m. PT. Make sure to follow IMDb on Twitter and send your questions now to #IMDbAskSamJackson.

Follow IMDb on Twitter

Related News

On Amazon Video

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

list image
a list of 1036 people
created 03 Jan 2013
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

Connect with IMDb


How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Roland La Starza's work have you seen?

User Polls

Known For

The Gallant Men
The Gallant Men Pvt. Ernie Lucavich
(1962-1963)
Point Blank
Point Blank Reese's Guard
(1967)
Prize Fighter
Prize Fighter Prize Fighter
(1949)
The Outfit
The Outfit Hit Man
(1973)

Filmography

Jump to: Actor | Self
Hide Hide Show Show Actor (18 credits)
 1973 The Don Is Dead
Mert Shansky (uncredited)
 1973 The Outfit
Hit Man
 1973 Incident on a Dark Street (TV Movie)
Sonny
 1971 Cade's County (TV Series)
Lon
- 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)
Bouncer
- The Case of the Dead Ringer (1966) ... Bouncer
 1966 Batman (TV Series)
Cappy
- Batman Stands Pat (1966) ... Cappy
- The Thirteenth Hat (1966) ... Cappy
 1966 Mister Roberts (TV Series)
Referee
- The Reluctant Draggin' (1966) ... Referee
 1965 Kraft Suspense Theatre (TV Series)
Bugs
- The Green Felt Jungle (1965) ... Bugs
 1962 Convicts 4
Duke
 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
Show Show Self (3 credits)
Edit

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Roland LaStarza

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia:

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 »

Star Sign:

Taurus

Message Boards

Discuss Roland La Starza on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page