Antony Starr Ended Up With a Lifelong Scar From the “Stupidest” Accident While Working At a Supermarket

Antony Starr permanently scarred himself after supermarket accident

antony starr ended up with a lifelong scar from the “stupidest” accident while working at a supermarket


  • Antony Starr's role as Homelander established him as a force to be reckoned with
  • Antony Starr is also viewed as one of the nicest actors in the world right now
  • He also got a permanent scar on his face after working at a supermarket
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The Boys, starring Antony Starr, captivated audiences worldwide with its morally ambiguous characters, emphasis on gore and brutality, and stellar performances from the cast. Adapted from the comic book of the same name, the show has taken creative liberties while retaining what made the source material so good. That said, Antony Starr ended up suffering a lifelong scar for a very unfortunate reason.

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The show came at a time when superhero movies and shows became one-note and very monotonous, making it a wonderful subversion to all the tropes fans had gotten used to when it came to the superhero genre at that point in time.


Also read: “You don’t know who you’ve messed with”: Antony Starr Became Homelander in Real Life When He Allegedly Assaulted a Man in Another Country

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Antony Starr as Homelander

Antony Starr Is Truly The Star In The Boys

The Boys stars Antony Starr as Homelander – the most complex and mentally deranged character in the show, whose homicidal tendencies have led to the show’s most shocking yet iconic moments. After all, he was a manufactured super soldier – something that set the source for all the horrors he would commit in the series.

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The Boys (2019-)

Antony Starr truly became a major star thanks to the show, as he displayed a lot of nuanced and intricate emotions for a lot of his scenes – displaying a level of acting prowess that many actors could only dream of having. Therefore, it goes without saying that he is the heart and soul of the show – without him things wouldn’t have gone well.

Also read: “We got Dean and now we got his dad”: After Jensen Ackles’s Soldier Boy, Another Supernatural Star Joins The Boys to Fight Homelander in Season 4


Antony Starr Permanently Scarred Himself After A Mishap At A Supermarket

Antony Starr hails from New Zealand and is generally one of the most well-liked actors now in the industry for good reason. According to IMDB, Antony Starr revealed that he ended up getting a permanent scar while working at a supermarket at the age of 15, something that was his fault entirely.

Antony Starr posing

I had a job when I was 15 working at a supermarket, and I knocked over a stack of plastic coffee cups. In my anger, I threw one at a concrete wall, and it rebounded back into my head and cut my head open. Stupidest way to get a scar, but it’s one that I have.

The Boys‘ fourth season is expected to come out sometime next year, and it promises to be the most diabolical season of the show yet. It remains to be seen whether the fourth season will end up breaking all kinds of records and possibly hearts.


Also read: “I have seen some sh*t on Twitter”: Antony Starr’s Harsh Words Will Destroy Fans Idolizing Homelander


Written by Subhojeet Mookherjee

Subhojeet Mookherjee is a Freelance Entertainment Writer for FandomWire. A lover and expert in all things movies, games, TV shows, music and more. I've been in the writing business for over five years now, covering various topics all over the world. I love engaging in deep conversations with like-minded people.