Don Starr
Don Starr in 1970's screenshot
Don Starr
General Information
Birth Name: Donald Starr
Born: September 20, 1917
Birthplace: Riverside, CA, U.S.
Died: July 11, 1995(1995-07-11) (aged 77)
Deathplace: Tuscon, Arizona, U.S.
Appeared on/in
(or involved with):
Dallas (first series)
Appeared as: Jordan Lee in Seasons 2-14

Donald "Don" Starr (born September 20, 1917 - died July 11, 1995) was an American actor who became known for his recurring role as oil baron Jordan Lee in the CBS-TV primetime soap opera series "Dallas".


Starr is best known for his portrayal of ruthless oil baron Jordan Lee in the original Dallas TV series. Other television credits include: The High Chaparral, Little House on the Prairie, The Rockford Files, Charlie's Angels, The Incredible Hulk, Knots Landing, V: The Final Battle, Hill Street Blues and L.A. Law. [1]

Don also made numerous notable film appearances, such as his role as Judge Mark Brandler in the film The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972), Speedtrap (1977), and The Onion Field (1979).[1]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Copenhaver, Larry (July 21, 1995). "Child advocate, actor Donald A. Starr". The Tuscon (AZ) Citizen. 

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