Hollywood stars appear larger than life on the big screen. Well, it turns out that sometimes they really are larger than life. Tall celebrities are everywhere in Hollywood. Indeed, it’s hard to miss them. They appear to have average height but are actually skyscrapers looking down on the other stars. Sometimes the movie screen doesn’t do these tall celebrities justice.
Many of these celebrities are surprisingly tall. Of course, it becomes apparent when they stand next to one of Hollywood’s short stars. Other times, it’s obvious the star is tall, but it’s still a shocker to see them in real life. Of course, they didn’t make it to the top of Hollywood because they have all the height. These are Hollywood’s biggest stars and celebrities. Literally, they’re the biggest stars in Hollywood lengthwise.
20. Mandy Moore – 5’10
Mandy Moore is a world-famous actress that steals the spotlight everywhere she goes. Moore’s height enhances her beauty, humble personality, and down-to-earth image. She’s sometimes taller than her male co-stars. Indeed, Moore’s 5’10 and slightly taller than her TV husband Milo Ventimiglia. Regardless, Moore loves being a tall celebrity and looking down at all the little people.
19. Nicole Kidman – 5’10
Fans and critics consider Nicole Kidman one of history’s most talented and beautiful celebrities. She’s even won an Academy Award among her many other honors. She can also add “tall celebrity” to the list of her achievements. Kidman stands at an amazing 5’10 and is even taller in heels. She makes her height work for her and often shows off her long legs on the red carpet.
18. Blake Lively – 5’11
Hollywood sensation Blake Lively is one of the tallest female stars. She stands at an impressive 5’11 and towers over most Hollywood men. Luckily, Lively’s husband, Ryan Reynolds, is 6’2. Of course, that’s excellent news for Lively because she can wear high heels with Reynolds and not tower over him.
17. Uma Thurman – 5’11
Uma Thurman is a critically acclaimed actress who has starred in numerous classic movies. She’s a major Hollywood star that always has everyone talking. Thurman isn’t just an insanely talented and gorgeous performer. She’s also one of the tallest celebs in the industry. Thurman is a shockingly tall star at 5’11 and one of the tallest actresses as well.
16. Taylor Swift – 5’11
Taylor Swift is one of Hollywood’s tallest celebrities. Swift’s a pop icon and brilliant artist. She often steals the spotlight on the red carpet with her stunning beauty and keen fashion sense. Of course, it helps that she’s 5’11 and has legs that go for days. Swift towers over most Hollywood stars in high heels, including some men. She often wears stunning outfits that highlight her height and legs.
15. Clint Eastwood – 5’11
At 92 years old, Clint Eastwood is still one of the tallest stars at 5’11. The Hollywood icon dominated the silver screen for decades. Indeed, he’s the ultimate Hollywood tough guy. At one point, Eastwood stood at 6’3 but lost a lot of height due to his age. Regardless, the legendary Eastwood is a tall celebrity even in his old age.
14. Sigourney Weaver – 5’11
Sigourney Weaver became a household name as Ripley in the classic movie alien. Weaver is one of Hollywood’s tallest celebrities at 5’11. However, at times she lists her height at six feet. Either way, Weaver is tall and looks down at her male counterparts. Of course, Weaver would need to be this tall to battle those ruthless aliens.
13. Shawn Mendes – 6’2
Shawn Mendes is a giant hero to his adoring fans. They look up to him and hang off his every word. They literally look up to him because he’s a tall guy. Unlike other stars, Mendes isn’t a giant, but he’s still quite tall. Mendes is one of the tallest as he stands at 6’2.
12. Prince William – 6’3
There’s a strong possibility that Prince William will one day be the King of England. If that’s the case he’ll be a tall King, standing at an impressive 6’3. Indeed, William and his wife, Kate Middleton, are constantly making headlines. The Royal couple will rule one day over the United Kingdom.
11. Liam Hemsworth – 6’3
Apparently being tall, talented, and handsome runs in the Hemsworth family. Indeed, actor Liam Hemsworth is the same height as his younger brother. The 6’3 Australian actor doesn’t stand in his brother’s shadow though. Hemsworth has made quite the name for himself in Hollywood. He’s one of the tallest actors in Hollywood and his family.
10. Chris Hemsworth – 6’3
It would be odd if one of Hollywood’s short actors took on the role of Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. For instance, a 5’7 Tom Cruise doesn’t do the character justice. Hence, Chris Hemsworth is the only actor suitable for the role. The good-looking Australian actor is 6’3 and resembles a Greek god. He’s one of Hollywood’s tallest celebrities.
9. Gwendoline Christie – 6’3
Gwendoline Christie is one of the tallest women celebrities in hollywood. Indeed, the tall woman towered over her Game of Thrones co-stars, Sophie Turner and Emilia Clarke. Christe is 6’3 and is the same height as several of Hollywood’s tallest male stars. She’s taller than most female and male celebrities.
8. Liam Neeson – 6’4
Liam Neeson is one of the greatest actors of his generation. He gave several stellar performances throughout his career. Of course, the iconic actor has a very particular set of skills, and his incredible height is one of them. The legendary actor is 6’4 and towers over his co-stars. He’s one of the tallest stars to grace the silver screen.
7. Ben Affleck – 6’4
Actor Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez are true soul mates. Affleck is one of the tallest stars in Hollywood today at 6’4. Affleck’s relationship with the 5’4 Jennifer Lopez has been making headlines for years. Apparently, Affleck likes short girls while Lopez likes them tall. Fans and the media are so concerned about Affleck’s personal life that they don’t realize he’s a tall celebrity.
6. Jason Momoa – 6’4
Jason Momoa is one of the tallest celebrities in Hollywood, Dothraki City, and Atlantis. Momoa is best known for portraying Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe. Of course, Aquaman has to stand next to superhero giants Batman and Superman. Well, Momoa is perfect for the role as he’s 6’4 and towers over most movie stars and superheroes.
5. Tyler Perry – 6’5
Tyler Perry is another surprisingly tall star. Perry became world famous for his portrayal of Madea. Initially, he took on several comedic roles, which may have distracted fans from his incredible height. Perry is as tall as Hollywood’s most famous superheroes. Perry stands at an impressive 6’5.
4. Vince Vaughn – 6’5
Vince Vaughn is one of Hollywood’s funniest stars. He’s made audiences laugh all across the globe. Therefore, it’s easy to forget that he’s a giant. Well, it turns out that Vaughn is one of the tallest celebrities at 6’5. Honestly, Vaughn is such a funny actor that nobody notices his incredible height. Regardless, he’s taller than most leading men.
3. Dwayne Johnson – 6’5
Dwyane Johnson is a giant star in hollywood. Not only is he full of talent, charisma, and comedic timing, but Johnson is one of the tallest celebrities in the world. Of course, Johnson’s big muscles and height work well together. Johnson is 6’5 and towers over Hollywood stars like Kevin Hart. Johnson’s size is perfect for all of his action roles.
2. Brad Garrett – 6’8
Actor Brad Garrett became a household name with his memorable performance on the iconic series Everybody Loves Raymond. Aside from being hilarious, Garrett stands at an incredible 6’8. He’s easily one of Hollywood’s tallest celebrities of all time.
1. Richard Kiel – 7’2
The late Richard Kiel was truly a Hollywood giant. Indeed, Kiel stood at an unbelievable 7’2. His incredible height helped turn him into a major Hollywood commodity. In the late 70s, Kiel gained widespread fame for his role as the monstrous Jaws in the James Bond movies. He continued to have a great career throughout the 80s and 90s.