Beau Starr plays the determined police detective(Detective Ed Sloan) who heads up the homicide investigation and puts Lacey into the Witness Protection Program. A Queens, New York native, Starr attended Hofstra University earning a B.A. and M.A. in Biology and later played pro football for the Montreal Alouettes and the Hamilton Tiger-Cats. After living in Ontario and New York, he settled down in Los Angeles, and began a career in acting. Starr has appeared in numerous feature films including Goodfellas, Oliver Stone's Born of the Fourth of July, the horror flicks Halloween IV and Halloween V, Dead Air with Gregory Hines, the action film The Corruptor starring Mark Wahlberg, Prisoner of Love with Naomi Campbell and most recently, the thrillers Mercy starring Ellen Barkin and Shadow Hours with Balthazar Getty. His extensive television credits include leading roles in the TV series' Due South, NBC's True Blue and the HBO mini-series Glory Days, and starring roles in such television movies as The Day Reagan Was Shot, Showcase's White Lies, Black and Blue for CBS, and the Mary Higgins Clark movie, While My Pretty One Sleeps. Additionally, Starr has guest-starred in numerous acclaimed television series including Wings, St. Elsewhere, Hardcastle & McCormack, Cagney and Lacey, Hunter, Scarecrow & Mrs. King, Night Court and Moonlighting.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
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