Famous "Tall Stars"of Hollywood!

by gattonero975 | created - 25 Feb 2013 | updated - 14 Aug 2016 | Public

Here is my list of some of the "Tallest Talent" that has graced the screen....I will continually update it as I find more and more "Giants & Amazonians" of Hollywood....

1. Marcus Brown

Actor | Something New

With a athletic build and a baritone voice, Actor Marcus Brown commands your attention when he steps into any room. Born on the West End of Rockford IL. Brown moved to Los Angeles in 1987 without knowing he was going to pursue a career in acting. In 1990, Oct 12th, he started his career in ...

Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)

2. Jenica Bergere

Actress | Safety Not Guaranteed

Jenica Bergere was born on July 4, 1974. She is an actress and director, known for Safety Not Guaranteed (2012), Come Simi (2015) and Rat Race (2001). She has been married to Josh Jackson since August 3, 2002. They have one child.

Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

3. Reid Ewing

Actor | Fright Night

Reid Ewing is an actor, known for Fright Night (2011), 10 Rules for Sleeping Around (2013) and Crush (2013).

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

4. Lindsey Stoddart

Actress | The Ring

Lindsey Poinsett Stoddart was born in Carmel, California though she spent most of her childhood in Palos Verdes before moving to La Quinta, Ca. during her freshman year of high school. After graduating Palm Desert High School in 1992, Lindsey moved back to Los Angeles to pursue a modeling career. ...

Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

5. Angus Sutherland

Producer | November Criminals

Angus Sutherland was born on September 3, 1982 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Angus Redford Sutherland. He is an actor and producer, known for November Criminals (2017), Undefeated (2011) and Kidnap (2017).

Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)

6. Donald Sutherland

Actor | The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

The towering presence of Canadian actor Donald Sutherland is often noticed, as are his legendary contributions to cinema. He has appeared in almost 200 different shows and films. He is also the father of renowned actor Kiefer Sutherland, among others.

Donald McNichol Sutherland was born in Saint ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

7. Rossif Sutherland

Actor | River

Rossif Sutherland is a Canadian actor, son of Donald Sutherland and Francine Racette, who got his acting debut in a short film he directed while studying at Princeton University after his lead actor was a no-show on the first day of shooting.. Encouraged by his father, Rossif studied with Harold ...

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

8. Mike Starr

Actor | Ed Wood

Mike Starr was born on July 29, 1950 in Queens, New York City, New York, USA as Michael Edward Starr. He is an actor, known for Ed Wood (1994), Dumb and Dumber (1994) and Uncle Buck (1989). He has been married to Joanne since 1975. They have three children.

Height: 6' 3½" (1.92 m)

9. Chi McBride

Actor | I, Robot

Chi McBride was born on September 23, 1961 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Kenneth McBride. He is an actor and writer, known for I, Robot (2004), The Terminal (2004) and Gone in 60 Seconds (2000).

Height 6' 4½" (1.94 m)

10. Matthias Hues

Actor | Puppet Master: The Littlest Reich

Matthias Hues was born on Valentine's Day in Waltrop, Germany, to the late Dr. Josef Hues and Maria Humperdinck Hues who still resides in Germany. Maria is the niece of Engelbert Humperdinck, composer of the opera Hansel and Gretel.

Matthias was very involved in sports from an early age on. By the ...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

11. James Garner

Actor | The Notebook

Amiable and handsome James Garner had obtained success in both films and television, often playing variations of the charming anti-hero/con-man persona he first developed in Maverick, the offbeat western TV series that shot him to stardom in the late 1950s.

James Garner was born James Scott ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

12. Eve Bruce

Actress | Cactus Flower

Eve Bruce was born as Evelyn Celia Beigel. She is an actress, known for Cactus Flower (1969), In Like Flint (1967) and The Unholy Rollers (1972).

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

13. Kobe Bryant

Producer | Dear Basketball

Kobe Bryant was born on August 23, 1978 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as Kobe Bean Bryant. He is a producer and writer, known for Dear Basketball (2017), Daddy's Home (2015) and Detail (2018). He has been married to Vanessa Laine Bryant since April 18, 2001. They have four children.

Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)

14. James Stewart

Actor | Anatomy of a Murder

James Maitland Stewart was born on May 20, 1908 in Indiana, Pennsylvania, to Elizabeth Ruth (Johnson) and Alexander Maitland Stewart, who owned a hardware store. He was of Scottish, Ulster-Scots, and some English, descent. Stewart was educated at a local prep school, Mercersburg Academy, where he ...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

15. Mark Bailey

Actor | Clear and Present Danger

Mark Bailey was born on August 8, 1934 in Hollywood, California, USA as Ramon Lee Bailey. He is an actor, known for Clear and Present Danger (1994), Batman (1966) and Planet of the Apes (1974).

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

16. Gary Bullock

Actor | Twin Peaks: Fire Walk with Me

Born July 19, 1941, and raised in Elizabethton, Tennessee. His father, Robert Bullock, was a great movie fan, and Gary got to see a lot of movies when still a small boy, from Fred and Ginger, Bogart and Bacall, to Gary Cooper and of course, Roy Rogers. Fascinated with acting, he nonetheless had an ...

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

17. Andy-John

Actor | Chicago Fire

Andy-John is known for his work on Chicago Fire (2012), Leverage (2008) and U.S. Marshals (1998).

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

18. Richard Brooks

Actor | The Crow: City of Angels

Commanding actor Richard Brooks was born in Cleveland, Ohio. He is an actor, director and singer. Raised in Cleveland, Ohio, Brooks studied acting, dance, and voice work at Interlochen Academy of Arts in Michigan. Later, he moved to New York City and was a student of the Circle in the Square ...

Height: 6' 3" (1.90 m)

19. Richard Kiel

Actor | Moonraker

Towering 7' 2" tall actor who has cornered the market on playing giants, intimidating henchman, bayou swamp monsters and steel toothed villains! Kiel worked in numerous jobs including as a night club bouncer and a cemetery plot salesman, before breaking into film & TV in several minor roles in the ...

Height 7' 1½" (2.17 m)

20. John Bedford Lloyd

Actor | The Abyss

John Bedford Lloyd's interest in acting began accidentally, while he was a pre-med student at Williams College. A friend convinced him to take a part in a production of "One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest," and the experience changed his life. He switched his curriculum to English and began regularly ...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

21. Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Actor | Friday

If you ever want a 6' 6", musclebound, broad-shouldered, shaved-head actor to play a terrifying bodyguard, a soldier of fortune or a fearsome gangster, then Tommy "Tiny" Lister Jr. is the man you want. This African-American basketball player turned actor first popped up in minor roles such as a ...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

22. Fred Gwynne

Actor | My Cousin Vinny

Fred Gwynne was an enormously talented character actor most famous for starring in the television situation comedies Car 54, Where Are You? (1961) (as Officer Francis Muldoon) and The Munsters (1964) (as the Frankenstein clone Herman Munster). He was very tall and had a resonant, baritone voice ...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

23. Howard Keel

Actor | Seven Brides for Seven Brothers

Howard Keel was the Errol Flynn and Clark Gable of "golden age" movie musicals back in the 1950s. With a barrel-chested swagger and cocky, confident air, the 6'4" brawny baritone Keel had MGM's loveliest songbirds swooning helplessly for over a decade in what were some of the finest musical films ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

24. Paul Sanchez

Actor | Platoon

Paul is a native Californian, born in Los Angeles and raised in Whittier. After graduating high school, Paul received an athletic scholarship from the University of Hawaii and earned two degrees. This is when Paul decided to become an actor. He sought out the iconic Stella Adler, the preeminent ...

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

25. David Morse

Actor | The Green Mile

David Morse, a 6' 4" tall blue-eyed blond who performed on stage for 10 years before breaking into film, has become established as a respected supporting, character actor and second lead.

He was born the first of four children of Charles, a sales manager, and Jacquelyn Morse, a schoolteacher, on ...

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

26. Tom Reese

Actor | Vanishing Point

Tom Reese (real name: Tom Allen) was born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, on August 8, 1928; his father and uncle were country-western singers, "The Chattanooga Boys," traveling around performing their bluegrass music with the family, including Tom, in tow. Around 1940 the Allens relocated to New York, ...

Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)

27. Angus MacInnes

Actor | Star Wars

Angus MacInnes was born on October 27, 1947 in Windsor, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977), Hellboy (2004) and Witness (1985).

Height: 6' 3" (1.93 m)

28. Bob Minor

Actor | Commando

Big, brawny and imposing actor and stuntman Bob Minor was born on January 1st in 1944 in Birmingham, Alabama. The 6' 2" onetime champion bodybuilder (he's a former Mr. Los Angeles bodybuilding title holder) made his debut as a stuntman doubling for James Iglehart in Russ Meyer's delightfully ...

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

29. Bryon Weiss

Stunts | The Amazing Spider-Man

Bryon Weiss was born on February 12, 1963 in Ohio, USA as Bryon Lee Weiss. He is known for his work on The Amazing Spider-Man (2012), The Time Machine (2002) and Idiocracy (2006). He was married to Laura Weiss. He died on March 1, 2014 in Arlington, Texas, USA.

Height 6' 1½" (1.87 m)

30. L'Wren Scott

Ocean's Thirteen

L'Wren Scott was born on April 28, 1964 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Laura Bambrough. She is known for her work on Ocean's Thirteen (2007), Diabolique (1996) and Mercy (2000). She was married to Andrew Brand and Andrew Ladsky. She died on March 17, 2014 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

31. Rick Hilton

Producer | Curfew

Rick Hilton was born on August 17, 1955 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Richard Howard Hilton. He is a producer, known for Curfew (1989), Paris Hilton's My New BFF (2008) and I Want to Be a Hilton (2005). He has been married to Kathy Hilton since November 24, 1979. They have four children.

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

32. Christopher Lee

Actor | Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones

Sir Christopher Frank Carandini Lee was perhaps the only actor of his generation to have starred in so many films and cult saga. Although most notable for personifying bloodsucking vampire, Dracula, on screen, he portrayed other varied characters on screen, most of which were villains, whether it ...

Height: 6' 5" (1.96 m)

33. Gerald 'Slink' Johnson

Actor | Grand Theft Auto V

Gerald 'Slink' Johnson is an actor and producer, known for Grand Theft Auto V (2013), Black Jesus (2014) and The Super Rumble Mixshow (2008).

Height 6' 7¼" (2.01 m)

34. Nathan Jones

Actor | Mad Max: Fury Road

Nathan Jones is an Australian actor, power-lifting champion, strongman, and former WWE professional wrestler. He rose upon the world strongman scene in 1995, and showed magnitude to become perhaps the top competitor in the world. At 6' 11" and 330 lbs. of muscle & mayhem, the giant Australian known...

Height 6' 11" (2.11 m)

35. Michael McGrady

Actor | Ray Donovan

Michael was born to George and Gloria McGrady. He is of Irish, British, German and French descent. He was raised in the Pacific Northwest in Washington State. He studied Business Administration at The University of Washington with plans to attend Law school. However, after having overcome a bout ...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

36. Dennis Hayden

Actor | Die Hard

Dennis Hayden was born and raised in Kansas he is one of 5 brothers and one sister raised on a hog and soybean farm. He worked the wheat harvest during summers off from high school,graduating in 1970. Played football, where he became the number one tackle in the state of Kansas. After 8 scolarship ...

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

37. Dru Viergever

Actor | The Expanse

Dru Viergever was born in Ontario, Canada. After studying music and film at the University of Toronto, Dru was cast as Kubiak in NBC's Strange Days at Blake Holsey High. He has since appeared in several commercials, feature films and television series. He is also the Director of Acquisitions at ...

Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)

38. Andre Johnson

Actor | Westworld

Andre M. Johnson was born in Chicago, Illinois. He was raised by his grandmother in a very rough neighborhood. His grandmother, although only 5' 0" tall was a very strict and tough woman.His grandmother kept him busy since the age of 6 with football,baseball,basketball, boxing, martial arts, and 7 ...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

39. Fred Dalton Thompson

Actor | The Hunt for Red October

Fred Dalton Thompson was born on August 19, 1942 in Sheffield, Alabama, USA as Freddie Dalton Thompson. He was an actor, known for The Hunt for Red October (1990), No Way Out (1987) and Sinister (2012). He was married to Jeri Kehn Thompson and Sarah Elizabeth Lindsey. He died on November 1, 2015 in...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

40. Al Shearer

Actor | Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History

Al Shearer was born on August 14, 1977 in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He is an actor, known for Kevin Hart's Guide to Black History (2019), Hits from the Street (2000) and Al Shearer: The Other Black Guy Running for President in 2012 (2012).

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

41. Tom Selleck

Actor | Blue Bloods

Thomas William Selleck is an American actor and film producer, known for his starring role as Hawaii-based private investigator "Thomas Magnum" on the 1980s television series, Magnum, P.I. (1980).

Selleck was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Martha S. (Jagger), a homemaker, and Robert Dean Selleck, a ...

Height 6' 3½" (1.92 m)

42. Fritz Weaver

Actor | The Thomas Crown Affair

Fritz Weaver, the American actor, was born on January 19, 1926, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He served in Civilian Public Service as a conscientious objector during World War II, breaking into acting in the early 1950s. He made his Broadway debut in October 1955 in "The Chalk Garden," which ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

43. Conrad Goode

Actor | Con Air

Conrad Goode, is an American actor, screenwriter, film producer, musician. An artist who has worked with eleven Academy Award winners. Best known for his roles in Don't Say a Word (2001), Con Air (1997), Anger Management (2003), Me, Myself & Irene (2000) and The Longest Yard (2005). Conrad got ...

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

44. Lou Ferrigno Jr.

Actor | S.W.A.T.

Lou Ferrigno Jr. is an American dramatic and comedic actor. Beginning his career in entertainment as a fitness model, Ferrigno Jr. quickly transitioned to roles in commercials, Tv, and films. He's best known for his work on S.W.A.T. (2019), 9-1-1 (2018), Rush: Inspired by Battlefield (2016) and How...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

45. David Prowse

Actor | Star Wars

David "Dave" Prowse was born into a working class family on July 1, 1935 in Bristol, England, UK. He was raised by his mother and never knew his father. As a child, David was disadvantaged and a poor student, he found a passion for bodybuilding and weight training in his early teens, as a young ...

Height 6' 6" (1.98 m)

46. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Actor | Predator

With an almost unpronounceable surname and a thick Austrian accent, who would have ever believed that a brash, quick talking bodybuilder from a small European village would become one of Hollywood's biggest stars, marry into the prestigious Kennedy family, amass a fortune via shrewd investments and...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

47. Melissa Mathison

Writer | E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial

Melissa Mathison was born on June 3, 1950 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Melissa Marie Mathison. She was a writer and producer, known for E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial (1982), The BFG (2016) and Twilight Zone: The Movie (1983). She was married to Harrison Ford. She died on November 4, 2015 in Los ...

Height 5' 11" (1.8 m)

48. Chuck Connors

Actor | Soylent Green

Chuck Connors was born Kevin Joseph Connors in Brooklyn, New York, to Marcella (nee Lundrigan; died 1971) and Alban Francis "Allan" Connors (died 1966), Roman Catholic immigrants of Irish descent from the Dominion of Newfoundland (now part of Canada). Chuck and his two-years-younger sister, Gloria,...

Height 6' 5½" (1.97 m)

49. Shanna Ferrigno

Producer | Chadam

Shanna Ferrigno was born on June 13, 1981 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Shanna Victoria Ferrigno. She is a producer and actress, known for Chadam (2010), Days of Our Lives (1965) and Windfall (2006).

Height 5' 9" (1.75 m)

50. Corey Brill

Actor | The Walking Dead

Corey Brill is an actor, known for The Walking Dead (2010), The Normal Heart (2014) and Scorpion (2014).

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)

51. Vince Vaughn

Producer | The Break-Up

Vincent Anthony Vaughn was born on March 28, 1970, in Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, and was raised in Lake Forest, Illinois. His parents are Vernon Vaughn, a salesman and character actor, and Sharon Vaughn (née Sharon Eileen DePalmo), a real-estate agent and stockbroker. They divorced in 1991. He ...

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

52. Lou Ferrigno

Actor | The Incredible Hulk

An internationally famous and well respected bodybuilder / actor, Lou Ferrigno first appeared on TV screens in 1977 as the musclebound The Incredible Hulk (1977), the alter ego of meek scientist David Banner. Ferrigno was born in Brooklyn, New York, in 1951 and as a child suffered from an ear ...

Height 6' 4½" (1.94 m)

53. Jesse Ventura

Actor | Predator

Jesse Ventura was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Bernice Martha (Lenz), a nurse who was of German descent, and George William Janos, a steam fitter of Slovak ancestry. In November 1990, professional wrestler turned actor Jesse Ventura was elected to a four-year term as mayor of Brooklyn Park, ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

54. Bill Duke

Actor | Predator

Duke Media Entertainment, led by actor, director, producer, writer and humanitarian, Bill Duke, is dedicated to bringing quality Edutainment to audiences around the globe. Formerly Yagya Productions, Duke Media has successfully produced critically acclaimed film and television content for more than...

Height 6' 4½" (1.94 m)

55. Nick Brimble

Actor | Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves

Nick (for Nicholas) Brimble is one of three brothers, all actors. The other two, twins, are Ian Brimble and Vincent Brimble. Their father, Roy Brimble, was a school teacher, which freed him in summers to travel around with and sometimes manage groups of performers. He acted with WEA and Bristol ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

56. Gary Cooper

Actor | High Noon

Born to Alice Cooper and Charles Cooper (not in film business). Gary attended school at Dunstable school England, Helena Montana and Iowa College, Grinnell, Iowa. His first stage experience was during high school and college. Afterwards, he worked as an extra for one year before getting a part in a...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

57. Christopher Mayer

Actor | Liar Liar

Christopher Mayer was born on February 21, 1954 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA as George Charles Mayer III. He was an actor, known for Liar Liar (1997), Glitter (1984) and The Dukes of Hazzard (1979). He was married to Shauna Sullivan, Eileen Davidson and Teri Copley. He died on July 23...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

58. Keith Loneker

Actor | Out of Sight

Despite growing up in a small town in New Jersey, Keith Loneker knew early in life that he had bigger things in store for him. You'd never know by his hulking body that this giant is an underdog. Loneker has overcome many personal obstacles to defy the odds his entire life. In high school he ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

59. Muhammad Ali

Actor | The Greatest

Muhammad Ali beat more champions and top contenders than any heavyweight champion in history. He defeated heavyweight kings Sonny Liston (twice), Floyd Patterson (twice), Ernie Terrell, Jimmy Ellis, Ken Norton (twice), Joe Frazier (twice), George Foreman and Leon Spinks. He defeated ...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

60. Chris Reed

Actor | Justified

Chris Reed is an actor from San Diego, CA. He's a graduate of The Groundlings School's Advanced Lab and the Mesa College Theatre Company. He played club prospect Filthy Phil on Sons Of Anarchy for 3 seasons. Other roles of note include Todd Zarnecki on The Big Bang Theory and Tony on Enlightened.

Height: 6' 6" (1.98 m)

61. Kevin 'Kimbo Slice' Ferguson

Actor | Blood and Bone

Kevin 'Kimbo Slice' Ferguson was born on February 8, 1974 in Nassau, Bahamas as Kevin Ferguson. He is known for his work on Blood and Bone (2009), Locked Down (2010) and The Motherfucker (2015). He died on June 6, 2016 in Coral Springs, Florida, USA.

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

62. Elizabeth Wilson

Actress | The Graduate

Elizabeth Wilson was born April 4, 1921, in Grand Rapids, Michigan to Marie Ethel and Dunning Wilson. She attended the American Academy of Dramatic Arts in New York City, and studied with Sanford Meisner at the Neighborhood Playhouse. Elizabeth's debut film appearance was an uncredited role in ...

Height: 5' 10" (1.78 m)

63. William Smith

Actor | Any Which Way You Can

Biker, bare-knuckle brawler, cowboy, Bee-Girl fighter, vampire hunter . . . William Smith has done it all. He was born on March 24, 1933, in Columbia, Missouri, on Rolling Acres, a Hereford cattle ranch. After losing everything to the dust bowl, the family moved to California. From 1942, when he ...

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

64. Richard Deacon

Actor | The Birds

Richard Deacon was the bald, bespectacled character actor most famous for playing television producer Mel Cooley on The Dick Van Dyke Show (1961) from 1961 to 1966. In the first season of that show he also continued to appear on the series he was already appearing on, Leave It to Beaver (1957), ...

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

65. Steve Schirripa

Actor | The Sopranos

Steve Schirripa was born on August 1, 1958 in Bensonhurst, Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for The Sopranos (1999), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) and Detroit Rock City (1999). He has been married to Laura Lemos since April 22, 1989. They have one child.

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

66. Bud Spencer

Actor | Lo chiamavano Trinità...

Bud Spencer, the popular Italian actor who starred in innumerable spaghetti Westerns and action-packed potboilers during the 1960s and 1970s, was born Carlo Pedersoli on October 31, 1929, in Naples. The first Italian to swim the 100-meter freestyle in less than a minute, Spencer competed as a ...

Height 6' 2¾" (1.9 m)

67. Tom Towles

Actor | Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer

A character player, often playing scumbags or obnoxious men, who worked for more than a decade in Chicago theatre before establishing himself in films and TV beginning in the late 80s, often in lower-budget fare. Tom Towles drifted into acting after serving in the Marine Corps. Although he made an ...

Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)

68. Maya Angelou

Actress | Madea's Family Reunion

Maya Angelou was born on April 4, 1928 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Marguerite Annie Johnson. She was an actress and writer, known for Madea's Family Reunion (2006), How to Make an American Quilt (1995) and Poetic Justice (1993). She was married to Paul Du Feu and Thomas J. (Tosh) Angelos. She ...

Height 6' 0" (1.83 m)

69. R.G. Armstrong

Actor | Predator

A golden career was reflected in his name. Robert Golden Armstrong ("Bob" to his friends) was born in Birmingham, Alabama on April 7, 1917. He attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. While there, he was frequently performing on stage with the Carolina Playmakers. After graduating,...

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

70. James Arness

Actor | Gunsmoke

American leading man famed as the star of one of the longest-running shows in U.S. television history, Gunsmoke (1955). Born of Norwegian heritage (the family name, Aurness, had formerly been Aursness) in Minneapolis, Minnesota to Rolf and Ruth Duesler Aurness. His father was a traveling salesman ...

Height 6' 7" (2.01 m)

71. James Avery

Actor | Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Although known as the uncle/patriarch and judge "Philip Banks" on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air (1990), James Avery was a classically trained actor and scholar. A native of Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA, he joined the US Navy after graduating high school and served in Vietnam from 1968 to 1969. Upon...

Height: 6' 5" (1.96 m)

72. Roger Barnes

Actor | Friday the 13th Part VIII: Jason Takes Manhattan

Roger began his professional career with a television commercial and a few minor parts in 1974. Since then, he has amassed an impressive list of guest appearances in both film and television and is fast approaching 100 television commercials!

Roger has played principal roles in such films as Friday ...

Height: 6' 3" (1.91 m)

73. Paul Bettany

Actor | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

Paul Bettany is an English actor. He first came to the attention of mainstream audiences when he appeared in the British film Gangster No. 1 (2000), and director Brian Helgeland's film A Knight's Tale (2001). He has gone on to appear in a wide variety of films, including A Beautiful Mind (2001), ...

Height 6' 3½" (1.92 m)

74. Bruce Boxleitner

Actor | Babylon 5

As one of Hollywood's leading men, Bruce Boxleitner has starred in a major motion picture franchise, numerous feature films, and several popular television series, produced a major network film and TV series, performed on Broadway, and authored two science fiction novels.

Boxleitner received his ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

75. Benjamin Bratt

Actor | Miss Congeniality

The middle of five children, Bratt hails from a close-knit family. His mother, an indigenous Quechua Peruvian from Lima, moved to the U.S. at age 14. He grew up in San Francisco. He is known for his roles in the films Traffic (2000), Miss Congeniality (2000), and Despicable Me 2 (2013). He is ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

76. Richard Burgi

Actor | The Green Inferno

Richard Burgi was born on July 30, 1958, in Montclair, New Jersey (a town roughly 15 miles west of New York City), to a musical family: His father was a drummer, his mother was a singer, and one of his three siblings became a drummer. Burgi started participating in community theater during his ...

Height: 6' 2" (1.88 m)

77. Jose Canseco

Actor | Piranha Sharks

Jose Canseco was born on July 2, 1964 in Havana, Cuba as Jose Canseco y Capas Jr. He is an actor, known for Piranha Sharks (2016), Nash Bridges (1996) and Slamma Jamma (2017). He was previously married to Jessica Canseco and Esther Haddad.

Height 6' 3½" (1.92 m)

78. Ted Cassidy

Actor | Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Ted Cassidy was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and raised in Philippi, West Virginia. He was a well respected actor who portrayed many different characters during his film and television career. His most notable role was Lurch, the faithful butler on the television series The Addams Family (1964)....

Height 6' 9" (2.06 m)

79. Jeff Chase

Actor | Escape Plan: The Extractors

Born Jeffrey Lance Sniffen. Graduate of Passiac Valley Regional Valley Regional High School Little Falls NJ. Graduate of West Virginia University. Played football for the Mountaineers 1986-1991. Married to Kimberly 1991-2015 (Divorced). One son Cory Chase. Best Known for The Mechanic 2011, Mission ...

Height: 6' 7" (2.01 m)

80. Lee Van Cleef

Actor | Escape from New York

One of the great movie villains, Clarence Leroy Van Cleef, Jr. was born in Somerville, New Jersey, to Marion Lavinia (Van Fleet) and Clarence LeRoy Van Cleef, Sr. His parents were both of Dutch ancestry. Van Cleef started out as an accountant. He served in the U.S. Navy aboard minesweepers and sub ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

81. Wes Craven

Writer | A Nightmare on Elm Street

Wes Craven has become synonymous with genre bending and innovative horror, challenging audiences with his bold vision.

Wesley Earl Craven was born in Cleveland, Ohio, to Caroline (Miller) and Paul Eugene Craven. He had a midwestern suburban upbringing. His first feature film was The Last House on ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

82. Terry Crews

Actor | Idiocracy

Terry Crews was born in Flint, Michigan, to Patricia and Terry Crews Sr. He earned an art excellence scholarship to attend Western Michigan University and also earned a full-ride athletic scholarship to play football. Crews was an All-Conference defensive end, and was a major contributor on the ...

Height 6' 2½" (1.89 m)

83. James Cromwell

Actor | The Green Mile

Born in Los Angeles but raised in Manhattan and educated at Middlebury College and Carnegie-Mellon University, James Cromwell is the son of film director John Cromwell and actress Kay Johnson. He studied acting at Carnegie-Mellon, and went into the theatre (like his parents) doing everything from ...

Height: 6' 6½" (1.99 m)

84. Roger Cross

Actor | The Chronicles of Riddick

Roger Cross was born on October 19, 1969 in Christiana, Jamaica. He is an actor, known for The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Continuum (2012) and The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008).

Height: 6' 2½" (1.89 m)

85. Kelly Curtis

Actress | Trading Places

Kelly Curtis was born on June 17, 1956 in Santa Monica, California, USA as Kelly Lee Curtis. She is an actress and director, known for Trading Places (1983), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and The Sentinel (1996).

Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

86. John DeSantis

Actor | Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World

John DeSantis was born on January 21, 1977 in Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada. He is known for his work on Master and Commander: The Far Side of the World (2003), Thir13en Ghosts (2001) and Aliens vs. Predator: Requiem (2007).

Height 6' 9" (2.6 m)

87. Troy Donahue

Actor | A Summer Place

Troy Donahue was a journalism student at Columbia University when he began playing in stock productions. He made his film debut in Man Afraid (1957) and in 1959 signed as a contract player with Warner Bros., which promoted him to stardom with A Summer Place (1959) that year. He was soon a teenage ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

88. Larry Drake

Actor | Darkman

Larry Drake was born on February 21, 1950 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA as Lawrence Richard Drake. He was an actor and director, known for Darkman (1990), L.A. Law (1986) and The Karate Kid (1984). He was married to Ruth de Sosa. He died on March 17, 2016 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

Height 6' 3" (1.91 m)

89. Robert Easton

Actor | Working Girl

Robert Easton was born on November 23, 1930 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA as Robert Easton Burke. He is known for his work on Working Girl (1988), Red Heat (1988) and Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991). He was married to June Bettine Grimstead. He died on December 16, 2011 in Toluca Lake,...

Height 6' 4½" (1.94 m)

90. Clint Eastwood

Actor | Million Dollar Baby

Clint Eastwood was born May 31, 1930 in San Francisco, the son of Clinton Eastwood Sr., a manufacturing executive for Georgia-Pacific Corporation, and Ruth Wood, a housewife turned IBM operator. He had a comfortable, middle-class upbringing in nearby Piedmont. At school Clint took interest in music...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

91. Ron Ely

Actor | Tarzan

The 15th screen Tarzan (if you don't count Gordon Griffith) was to have played a Tarzan impersonator in a projected Mike Henry television show, which never materialized. He had been tested fourteen months earlier when Henry got the part. Prior to Tarzan, Ron had numerous parts in movies and ...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

92. Jarid Faubel

Actor | Blue Bloods

Jarid Faubel is known for his work on Blue Bloods (2010), The Blacklist (2013) and Jack Reacher (2012). He has been married to Kathleen Rooney since June 30, 2018.

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

93. Eric Fleming

Actor | Rawhide

At the age of eight, Fleming hopped on a freight train to Chicago to escape his abusive father. Following hospitalization for gang fight injuries, he returned to California where he lived with his mother and worked at Paramount as a laborer. Fleming joined the Merchant Marine, and then he served in...

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

94. John Getz

Actor | The Social Network

A graduate of the University of Iowa, Getz is one of four siblings raised in Iowa and in the Mississippi River Valley of Northern Illinois. After doing a number of plays at the University of Iowa he was encouraged to try acting as a profession. A children's theater production in Napa led to New ...

Height 6' 2" (1.88 m)

95. Mark Gibbon

Actor | The Chronicles of Riddick

Mark Gibbon is known for his work on The Chronicles of Riddick (2004), Man of Steel (2013) and The 6th Day (2000).

Height 6' 5" (1.96 m)

96. Jeff Goldblum

Actor | Jurassic Park

Jeffrey Lynn Goldblum was born October 22, 1952 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, one of four children of Shirley (Temeles), a radio broadcaster who also ran an appliances firm, and Harold L. Goldblum, a doctor. His father was of Russian Jewish descent and his mother was of Austrian Jewish ancestry.

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Height: 6' 4½" (1.94 m)

97. Kevin Peter Hall

Actor | Predator 2

This African American actor attended Penn Hills High School in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He started his junior year at 6' 5" and finished it at 6' 9"! He played basketball throughout his high-school years and won a scholarship. He averaged 18 points a game and 10 rebounds! He played basketball ...

Height 7' 2½" (2.20 m)

98. Ashley Hamilton

Actor | Iron Man Three

Ashley Hamilton was born on September 30, 1974 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Ashley George Hamilton Collins. He is an actor, known for Iron Man 3 (2013), Rules Don't Apply (2016) and Beethoven's 2nd (1993). He was previously married to Angie Everhart and Shannen Doherty.

Height 6' 4" (1.93 m)

99. Stephen R. Hart

Actor | The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones

Stephen Hart has a strong background in live theater and solo performance. He has performed with a variety of dangerous, live edgy shows, including the renown sideshow Carnival Diablo (1998-2002) as Stevan Hart the Scandinavian Giant. His voice is part of a nationally known daily opening rant on ...

Height: 6' 11" (2.11 m)

100. Brad William Henke

Actor | Orange Is the New Black

Brad William Henke was born on April 10, 1966 in Columbus, Nebraska, USA. He is an actor, known for Orange Is the New Black (2013), Bright (2017) and Sneaky Pete (2015). He was previously married to Katelin Chesna.

Height: 6' 4" (1.93 m)



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