Adam J. Storke (born August 18, 1962) is an American actor who has starred in television and film. He is best known for playing Julia Roberts's love interest in the 1988 film Mystic Pizza and as Larry Underwood in the 1994 miniseries The Stand. Storke was born and raised in New York City. His mother is the late English actress Angela Thornton and his father is the late William F. Storke, former vice-president with the NBC network and television producer. He has worked with Burt Reynolds, Meryl Streep, Gary Sinise Rob Lowe, his brother Chad Lowe and Julia Roberts through the course of his career.