How tall is James Callis

James Callis Height

5ft 7in (170 cm)

British Actor best known for playing the character of Gaius Baltar on sci-fi series Battlestar Galactica aswell as for playing Dr. Trevor Grant on Eureka. In film he can be seen in the Bridget Jones movies. These photos were taken at a Starfury Convention in December 2008.

James Callis is Gaius Baltar
5ft 8 Rob, 5ft 8 Jenny and James.

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Average Guess (4 Votes)
5ft 6.81in
weord said on 16/Aug/16
nicknames just a nickname, but I do think that 5'7-8 range is pretty similar. 5'6, 5'9, and 6'0 are the points where it becomes solid short medium and tall. inch above 5'6 does make a magical difference, although it really isnt that much. proportionally, it seems much better. especially being only 2 inches shorter than 5'9, you can blend in as average easily. 3 inch difference is quite noticeable.
truth said on 17/Jul/16
@what's with all the hate? Well to me both legitimate 5'6 and 5'7 range guys look short and 5'8 range guys (like Rob) below average. 5'9 to 5'11 range looks completely average, neither short nor tall.

Not hate, just stating my personal observations, but many people that I clearly see here have a problem accepting different opinions.
whats with all the hate? said on 10/May/15
for some reason, 5'7 people tend to look somewhat average compared to the 5'6ers which often looks solid short. hate my life
Kourosh said on 13/Dec/14
Easily 2 to 3 inches difference
5'5.5
Danimal said on 14/Oct/14
Rob, you had a lot of height over your girlfriend (Jenny) that day, didn't you?
[Editor Rob: both in similar adidas sneakers, just probably a poorer stance there from jenny]
Arch Stanton said on 25/Aug/14
G wishes he looked like this!!
Kostas said on 25/Aug/14
Looks like Big G.
the shredder said on 18/Mar/14
5'6.75.
leonari said on 16/Mar/14
5'6.5" would be better Rob...What do you think?
[Editor Rob: it's not impossible, he may dip shy of 5ft 7, but I wouldn't think much though.]
averagegiant said on 30/Aug/13
I take that back, in the picture below he looks closer to being just one inch shorter, was that a different angle or something rob?
[Editor Rob: he can be a weak 5ft 7 guy]
averagegiant said on 30/Aug/13
yeah I don't see 5'7 either unless you have a footwear advantage rob, do you in this particular case?
Elijah said on 30/Dec/12
Rob, why are you about 2 inches taller than jenny here?
[Editor Rob: sometimes one person might not stand as tall, other times they do. Sometimes a camera can have a little distortion aswell - the way the lense is shaped, certain zooms or wide angles can enhance/reduce some of the image.

in that double shot it's just poorer stance than me.]
The Exorcist said on 10/Oct/12
5'6.5
TNTinFL said on 13/Aug/12
Gotta agree with the other posters. I am not seeing 5'7" here. Looks like a near two inch height disparity between Rob and James.
Danimal said on 15/Jun/12
Not seeing 5'7" Rob. He's in the 5'6" and change range.
ChiasmataX said on 23/Dec/11
If he's really 170cm barefoot, Rob wouldn't look 5'10 in the top picture. He's around 168-169cm barefoot.
LAN Jiao said on 1/Nov/11
He is in the short men range @ 5-6..
Legend said on 6/Oct/11
Rob you look like you're hitting 5'10 in the top picture.
Alex said on 30/Aug/11
Rob, you look an inch taller than Jenny here. Different footwear?
[Editor Rob: not in that case, but if there's ever differences it's down to postures, camera (including distortion)/positions/footwear/...]
Mat said on 1/May/11
Looks more like 5'6 in these photos. Also I think Lucy Lawless is 5'9 with Tricia Helfer 5'10 although I've noticed variations between these two in a few pics where sometimes Lawless appears taller. This will be dependant on the size of heels at the time.
Rawrasaur said on 28/Feb/07
I've seen Callis listed as 5'8, but in every BattleStar Galactica shot with Callis standing next to Sackhoff (Starbuck) they are *exactly* the same height. I've seen them in shots where they are both walking so boxes weren't used, however, you don't see their feet in those shots so there is still room for speculation.
colbertnationalist said on 11/Oct/06
with relatively short to average male cast

[Padraig: I've met Callis and Tricia Helfer in 2005. Helfer is very tall and Callis very thin, surprisingly so.]
Zack said on 26/Jul/06
Looks more like 5'7
horacle said on 14/Mar/06
he is 172-173 cm but no more

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