Allison Janney's Height
6ft 0in (183 cm)
American actress best known for her role on tv show The West Wing. In film she can be seen in 10 things I hate about You, American Beauty and Juno. She has said "I'm 6 feet tall."
and also "I say I'm 5 feet 12 inches. I'm definitely 6 feet. In my heels I'm 6 feet 3 inches."
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S.J.H said on 8/Aug/16
Shes 5'11.25 and always this tall and maybe 5'11.5 peak. No way she was 6'0
Aaron Zamora said on 26/Jul/16
She came out with Conan today and she was wearing about 4 inch heels and Conan beat her by a lot. Janney is about 5'11 now it's time for a downgrade.
Damian said on 13/May/16
She looks 5.5 inches taller than Ellen, sometimes Allison tends to tilt her head to the side, though. I would say 6ft1 with shoes. Which makes Ellen at least 5ft7.5 with shoes.
Anyone think she's a little bit taller than 6ft barefoot?
I kinda do. I think she's probably 6ft and 1/2.
Triplescrew said on 25/Jan/15
Might even be 184cm or perhaps even 6'1" in the morning. Looked very close to 6'3" Jimmy Smits while wearing smallish heels (most likely) in The West Wing.
I think she might edge Alan Alda (6'1") by a bit in that show as well.
Yaspaa said on 10/Sep/14
Mentions herself as 5'11 in The West Wing, not that that means anything.
tony t. said on 8/Sep/14
Yaspaa said on 20/Aug/14
She has never looked much smaller in anything.
Will said on 15/Feb/13
Allison 6 feet tall? Didn't know she was that enormous! Because she looked much smaller on-screen in her movies.
Silent d said on 13/Dec/11
Anonymous said on 22/Jun/07
it's not a big deal but it should be "she's hard NOT to notice.."
said on 9/May/07
Well I got a picture where she's standing next to Eva Longoria and Brooke Shields. She's the same height as Brooke Shileds, if Brooke Shields is 180 cms, then she should be 180 cms as well. Her claim of not being tall as MacPherson should be true.
Or either Brooke Shields is indeed 6' tall.
said on 23/Feb/07
On CNN.com claims her height as "Six, 5'12""
Nick said on 3/Jan/07
She said herself in an episode of 'The West Wing' that she was 5'11''.
Anonymous said on 3/Oct/06
there was one scene in the west wing where she waswalking next to kristin chenoweth and damn she was very tall
phil said on 15/Apr/06
If you do a search on the web for a quote that says "I am not elle macpherson tall", you will see that Janney says that she is tall but not Elle Macpherson Tall. This means that if Janney is 6 feet, than Elle is taller than 6 feet.