Antony Starr is a New Zealand actor. Starr has been among famous faces because of his role in the television series “The Boys”. Where he is casted as a Homelander. It is the Amazon studio adaption of the book “The Boys” by Garth Ennis and Darick Robertson. Recently, Starr got arrested in Alicante, Spain for an alleged assault.
Antony Starr was shooting “The Interpreter” in Spain
Starr was in Spain for the shooting of Guy Ritchie’s new action movie “Interpreter”. According to Variety, “La Informacion Alicante’s biggest newspaper has reported that Starr was given a 12 month suspended prison sentence with $5, 464.97 fine”. Moreover, the Alicante police department refused to give details on this matter. They are choosing to stay silent specifically for what reasons Starr has been arrested.
According to New Zealand Herald, the 46-year-old Starr allegedly assaulted a 21-year-old chef. It is reported that the police was called to a pub in Spain and the chef had told the police that he was punched twice. Furthermore, the chef also claimed that a glass was thrown at his face. He had to get four stitches.
Antony is in an Unexpected Trouble in Spain
As reported by New Zealand Herald, the court has warned Antony Starr. The only way he can escape this situation is by paying the young victim $7855 within the time span of three days only. The court has informed a newspaper as well that”
“The detainee’s state of drunkenness was taken into account as an extenuating factor.”
It appears The Boys star was heavily drunk. Furthermore, the young victim also told the media about the state of drunkenness of Starr that has made him attack the chef with a glass after landing a punch on him. It is also told that Antony yelled at the chef with the words “You don’t know who you’ve messed with. You don’t know who I’m and what you have done“.
It is unfortunate that The Boys star got arrested just a week ago before the series was all set for the South by South West film festival. Additionally, according to Variety, the cast members including Laz Alonso, Karl Urban, Karen Fukuhara, Jessie T.Usher, Chce Crawford, and Jenson Ackles are scheduled to present at the festival. However, Antony Starr is not.