How tall is Kane Hodder

Kane Hodder's Height

6ft 1in (185 cm)

Peak height was 6ft 2.5in (189 cm)
American Actor and stuntman best known for playing Jason Voorhees in Friday 13th movies like Jason X. He said in a chud interview: "I'd like to correct all the information on the internet because it's got me older, it's got me born in Chicago, but it's basically 6'5", 255. Born in Crystal Lake". In a JoBlo interview he also said "like 6'3" and half.". On his ImdbResume he put down 6ft 4 (no half inches I guess) and 230 pounds. This photo is from a 2008 London Expo.

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5ft 8 Rob with Kane

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Crane said on 1/May/16
So this guy can be anywhere between 6'1 - 6'5....
DarthVader said on 12/Apr/16
James said on 29/Feb/16
"take off those gloves and shake a hand like a respectable person. Should be hand sanitizer available for hand shake events for fear of touching other's hands."
Not sure what this has to do with height, but since you brought it up, he was horribly burned earlier in his career. His hands look like boiled crabs, pretty sure you would wear gloves too.
Gary said on 11/Mar/16
I can see him as a legit 6ft3 guy with horrible posture. Maybe in Jason X, he looked 6 ft3, and now he's more of not even close to the that height with rob because he's leaning towards him; head slightly tilted. But not many of you may know this but when your head is slightly tilted, you lose a lot of inches or maybe centimeters, but for Kane's case you may think he doesn't look like he has a neck, we'll he does; and when he hyperextends his posture you'll see the difference between what he really looks and what you see from this photo.
John said on 3/Mar/16
6'2.75" peak height
James said on 29/Feb/16
I think he's struggling to hit 6'1". He looks quite small next to Mears, Brooker, and Graham at those conventions. My question would be, why he would NOT wear his thick boots at those so he looks taller. He knows he's going to be standing next to them and others getting photos taken. I think he needs to unfold his arms, take off those gloves and shake a hand like a respectable person. Should be hand sanitizer available for hand shake events for fear of touching other's hands.
Anyway, 6'0" to 6'1" tops and 230-240 lbs.
Editor Rob: how much height he has truly lost can be hard to pinpoint, but he really does look like he's lost more than an inch.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Feb/16
Weird...he looks 6ft4 range w/h The Rock who many think was a strong 6ft3 back then.
noah lawson said on 15/Feb/16
he wears a new rock boots
Maximus said on 22/Oct/15
Click Here
Here he is with 6'3 Dwayne Johnson, and appears a tad taller, likely due to a footwear advantage.
Ice said on 20/Oct/15
So this guy stands a ( comperably to other horror stuntmen) pretty merre 6'1 , and once claimed a massive 6'5 like Kirzinger ? This is ridicilous . He also wears massive lifting boots , like does he think nobody will notice that ?
bugs said on 14/Oct/15
Rob at 1:48 he is next to 196 cm Ken Kirtzinger who played the cook in that movie,and he looks only 186 cm
The film was made in 1989, so his peak was only 186? Click Here
[Editor Rob: it's such a small encounter that it can be hard to say if it was more than 3 like nearly 4...considering his boots were probably thick.]
Maximus said on 2/Oct/15
Click Here
Check out the beginning of this video! You get a clear shot of his boots. What do you think, Rob?
[Editor Rob: comfortably in 2-inch range, I believe these are the type of boots also 'big G' wears now.]
Maximus said on 22/Sep/15
I just got some Logger boots, and they have around a 2.25" heel and are nowhere near as large as Hodder's. I think you may be right in that he wears a custom boot, as I've searched online for it and can't seem to find any information on it. It really seems to be around a 3" heel. Notice how big the front of the boot is too, in comparison with the back. My logger boots don't have nearly as big a sole on the front. If they do add 3", that would explain why in some photos he appears taller than some 6'3 guys such as Schneider - or near the same height as Tony Todd in a few photos I've seen - and then look so tiny next to Tyler Mane. Some of the pictures of his boots seem to be smaller than others - not sure if this is a camera trick or if he in fact has multiple boots of varying heel heights. Would also explain why some supposedly 6'4 guys on here claim he's the same or near height, whereas some smaller guys also make the claim.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 19/Sep/15
6ft4(194cm) in boots = 6ft5 claim
Matthew190 said on 11/Sep/15
Maximus said on 24/Aug/15
Rob, you mentioned it is likely that his chunky boots add 2" - 2.25" of height, yet at 6'1 that would only make him 6'3.25" at max. John Schneider is 6'3, and with shoes (even dress shoes add a tad bit of height), he would likely be in the 6'3 to 6'3.5 range, perhaps taller. How is it possible for Kane to appear so near, if not AT, 6'4 in his big boots, if they only add 2 inches to his 6'1 height?

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Hodder's boots definitely add some solid height. He can appear 6'2" - 6'3" in them from time to time in photos but take them off and there's no way he's gonna be much more than 6'1", if that. In his heyday he was probably somewhere around 6'2" (give or take a half inch). I could buy up to (but not over) 6'2.5" but I wouldn't be completely shocked if it turned out he's never even been more than 6'1.5" either. Needless to say, he's lost at least a little bit of height over the years and he wears massive boots that can make him look taller.
Maximus said on 24/Aug/15
Rob, you mentioned it is likely that his chunky boots add 2" - 2.25" of height, yet at 6'1 that would only make him 6'3.25" at max. John Schneider is 6'3, and with shoes (even dress shoes add a tad bit of height), he would likely be in the 6'3 to 6'3.5 range, perhaps taller. How is it possible for Kane to appear so near, if not AT, 6'4 in his big boots, if they only add 2 inches to his 6'1 height?
[Editor Rob: in person Schneider appears taller than Hodder to me.
The boots when blown up larger do look quite significant. How much advantage he has is debatable. It could be John has 0.8in shoes and Hodder's give 2.3, I don't know what model or if it's a custom boot Hodder wears Click Here]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Aug/15
I think 6ft2-3 range peak is fair. At that height it's possible to clear 6ft4 in boots and I think he could possibly fool people into thinking he was 6ft5.
Journey said on 9/Jul/15
How is he shrinking so much.
TRINACRIA said on 4/Jul/15
I saw him yesterday (friday 03 june) at the Montreal Comiccon. I'm 1m84 cms and he was more or less (a bit shorter I'd say) the same height despite big boots. I was wearing those shoes : Click Here
[Editor Rob: he's shrinking every year...]
Jim Hopper said on 19/Jun/15
Without boots 6-1" max!! Why wear those dumb shoes???
[Editor Rob: he just likes being a bit taller really.
]
Matthew said on 18/Jun/15
Maximus says on 31/May/15
Looks a good 6'4 here next to 6'3 John Schneider.
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Of course, we can't see what his footwear looks like.
[Editor Rob: he isn't taller than John, here is Footwear...he's in his big boots he wears a lot.]
Maximus said on 31/May/15
Looks a good 6'4 here next to 6'3 John Schneider.
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G said on 27/May/15
I watched Jason X, it seemed to me 6'2.5 or 6'2.75.
Rancor said on 25/May/15
I'm 6'4 and met him today at a convention. He was the exact same height as me, though he had on monster boots. I buy your 6'1 estimate.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 23/May/15
Wow...imagine him claiming 6ft5 today.
Charon540 said on 23/Apr/15
185 cm seems spot on
His posture is going really bad
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/Apr/15
Rob, could he be heading toward 184cm now even?
[Editor Rob: in next 5 years I'm sure he'll be heading there.]
Onrey96 said on 8/Apr/15
6' 2" to the max
shivaya said on 29/Mar/15
i think he is a solid 6'1
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 26/Mar/15
"Peak height was 6ft 2in (190cm)"

Rob, is it possible that he thinks that he was 6ft5 and that he's currently 6ft3?
[Editor Rob: I think height loss is definite with him, how much though...I mean last year I saw him a few times and he had at least an inch more footwear but really didn't look more than 6ft 2 at the absolute most, take off advantage and I can't buy him more than 6ft 1 barefoot.]
Gonzalez said on 14/Mar/15
There were two options about his height: 6'2.5" (189 cm), 6'3.5" (192 cm). Maybe in big shoes but barefoot he's no more than 6'1". The best Jason Voorhees all time.
Onrey96 said on 10/Mar/15
He looked pretty tall in hatchet
Onrey96 said on 7/Mar/15
6' 3" not 6' or 6' 1" don't know where you guys get that from
[Editor Rob: from seeing him up close.

Not a chance he's 6ft 3. He has lost height though, I'm sure.
]
Alex 6'0 said on 25/Jan/15
Rob, when was this pic taken? 6'2.5 peak is very possible. 6'2.5 in pretty big boots he'll def looks 6'4-6'5 range in Friday the 13th movies. This picture he looks no more than 6'1.
merf said on 8/Jan/15
Just watch "killer xtras"on f13th ult edition dvd collection.whatch secrets behind the gore.u can tell kane is standing on a box behind the bench to appear taller.look at kanes full body castings.they look petite.he wears gloves all the time too.why?little hands!!thats why ted white was the best jason.for one thing he actully is 6'4"
ice said on 30/Nov/14
Damn this guy is 6'1 and claims 6'3.5 ?! Ridicilous
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 15/Nov/14
I can believe he was 6ft4 in boots as Jason Voorhees
Danimal said on 22/Oct/14
Check out the boots Hodder wears to conventions/interviews. This is from last year. Those babies look 3" easily. He must be compensating for his height loss. Especially next to a legit tall guy like C.J. Graham: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ATs9NDk_f20
Danimal said on 19/Oct/14
Finally found the video of A Current Affair where they do a profile on Kane Hodder!!! At 3:15 they say he is 6'3" and 215 pounds. Remember, this was 25 years ago (1989). He DID get heavier in the next few years, but I do believe that 25 years ago, he WAS close to 6'3". Here's the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BETZrzCt4BU&list=UUCC-ll3Lr44hAneVel10evg&index=78
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/Oct/14
He doesn't look very healthy
mId said on 10/Oct/14
Part 1: Was just a kid.

Part 2: ~5'11 if memory serves me right.

Part 3: 6'3

Part 4: 6'3-6'4

Part 5: 6'1(Listed 6'2, but is shorter than Harold Raimis when stuntdoubling.)

Part 6: 6'3(Get's listed 6'4 but I'm not so sure.. Don't look it on screen.)

Part 7-JasonX: ~6'1(Wears big boots as Jason.. Even as himself :p Was deemed to short to play Jason in the Freddy Vs Jason movie.)

Freddy Vs Jason: 6'5 or over.

Reboot: 6'5. Could be little over also.. Don't remember exactly.
miko said on 8/Sep/14
Maybe at his prime of 6'2/6'2.5 he measured himself in boots and just went with that.

He has obviously taken a battering over the years and lost quite a bit.
SaveUsY2J said on 16/Jul/14
It's possible, like Ben Affleck, that he measured 6'3.5 in shoes at his peak and that's where his claim comes from.
Mathew said on 25/Jun/14
6'2.5" peak sounds good. I certainly don't think he was the 6'3.5" - 6'4" range, let alone 6'5".
Mathew said on 23/Jun/14
6'1" today. I would guess he was 6'2" peak, although 6'2.5" isn't impossible either.
[Editor Rob: you can tell with this guy's back that today he's lost a good chunk of height.]
Alex 6'0 said on 28/May/14
The Jason character was billed as 6'3 and always looked 6'3 or taller in the movies even when Hodder wasn't playing him. Other Jason actors were 6'3-6'4 range as well. Hodder Id say between 6'2 and 6'3 peak and today 6'1
Elias said on 20/May/14
Rob why do you downgrade him ? 6ft1.5 (187 cm) seems correct
[Editor Rob: the guy is shrinking more]
176,2Tunman said on 18/Feb/14
Funny pic,Rob.LOL,imagine that he saw your listing, he would probably have killed you
[Editor Rob: he's doing a con later this year, I don't know if it's worth getting another photo, maybe I'd strangle him!]
kyuss said on 14/Feb/14
6-1 peak. now 6-0 or bit under. 6-5 is retarded to even say that height.
Lorne said on 4/Feb/14
Well 6ft3.5, that is far less ridiculous then 6'5...
mId said on 20/Dec/13
I agree with Ali Baba.. Plus, I Think he's been 6' all along.. atleast not over 6'1.. he was wearing BIG heels as Jason(as seen in the arsenio hall interview when he walks up the steps) and even then didn't look that tall.. not in the Movies either. Looked 6' with Chris penn in 'best of the best' too.
Mathew said on 10/Nov/13
About 6'2" peak, 6'1" today.
Ali Baba said on 4/Nov/13
If he's wearing those ridiculous boots he likes to wear in the picture with Rob he probably closer to 6'0" than 6'2".
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 2/Nov/13
He could pass for your dad, Rob.
Brad said on 31/Oct/13
He was chucking it up last night on Coast To Coast. The guy is 6' 1" not 6' 5" his resume job height. He got canned from Jason vs Freddy when the producers did test shots with Englund and hired a legit 6' 5.5" actor. Look at the Mears & Mane shot by him, he's getting blown out by a legit 6' 5"er. Wears chunky height enhancing boots at every convention. Said he was stunting on Emergency & Franciscus' Hunter shows....... um, his age is wrong too, Universal doesn't hire teens for stunting.
The Creeper said on 28/Oct/13
Met Kane Hodder this past weekend at Spooky Empire. He was wearing thick soled boots. I'd say the listing here is accurate for what Hodder may be barefoot. 6'1appx.
Matt 184.7-186.7cm said on 26/Oct/13
6ft 5 what?? not even in a pair of dons!
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 27/Jul/13
He could appear 6ft3-6ft4 range in the 80s.
I think 6ft2.75in/190cm peak is possible.

Today is a solid 187cm
196 cm said on 25/Jul/13
im solid 6'5 and Ive seen him , he was a lot shorter than me . How he was able to claim 6'5 is beyond me . He appears taller than he is because he wears really thick healed boots
Emil said on 12/Jul/13
I think he was reffering to Jason Vorhees height. A 6'2.5 should not have a complex
Lorne said on 19/Jun/13
Wow... 189cm peak claiming 6'5? I hope to god he was Referencing Jason...
josh said on 3/Jun/13
yeah 6'1 - 6'1 1/2
jimmy said on 23/Apr/13
Lol I think that even Robert Downey Junior would be jealous of this guy's shoes.How much do you think they add to barefoot height Rob? 2"-2.25"?
[Editor Rob: that range is likely]
Tommo said on 14/Apr/13
Not sure if it's me being thick but surely his description up there is him joking around and describing Jason Vorhees? Crystal Lake is the lake from the movies...
LG69 said on 4/Apr/13
6'1"
mId said on 3/Apr/13
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He didn't look that tall in best of the best. looks about 6' in that. Chris penn who's the other guy in this scene looked around 5'10-11 when doing a Movie with don the dragon wilson(5'11-6')
ice said on 13/Mar/13
actually he looks like 6 feet here
Mathew said on 25/Jan/13
I think he is about 6'1" today. He's 57 and with his career in stunts, I can buy that he's lost a bit of height. I can buy a 188 cm - possibly 189 cm peak height. So I'm fine with as listed, but I very much doubt he was ever any taller barefoot.
Ice said on 2/Dec/12
6'5 is laughable . This listing is correct.
Chameleon said on 26/Oct/12
on an i-m-d-b threat about this guy, people say he was 5'11 - 6'0 standing next to him where he also had elevator shoes on they said. Interesting really. 1 of those guys also said Russel Crowe is 5'10 standing next to him on level ground. My estimate of him is 6' - 6'1 after watching Wishmaster. But 6ft max? Its not like I would be suprised as actors lie and this guy wears some huge shoes but ye 6'1 max is my estimate peak.
luck said on 17/Sep/12
This guy goes to my gym I see him all the time, didn't realize he was a stuntman. With shoes on at the gym I'm almost 6'3, more like 6'2 barefoot and he is clearly shorter than me by at least 1.5 inches maybe more. Good LIsting
gsbr said on 7/Sep/12
I know this has been mentioned before, but Hodder was likely referring to the Jason character as when he said he was 6'5'', not himself. In an Arrow in the Head interview, Hodder said he was 6'3'' and a half.
Derek D said on 2/Sep/12
He looks like he would be around 5'11 ish if he wasn't in those huge boots next to Derek and Mane. How did he ever claim 6'5?
Chameleon said on 19/Aug/12
In Wishmaster he looked 6'1 with 6'1 Andrew Divoff, and that was back in 1997.
Mathew said on 19/Aug/12
My guess would be peak 6'2.25" and an inch shorter today. Not much more than 6'1" now as the photos prove.
Danimal said on 18/Aug/12
6'5" Derek Mears (who is closer to the camera) with Kane Hodder in 2009. Kane looking a solid 6'2" there: Click Here
Danimal said on 13/Aug/12
jtm says on 12/Aug/12
yeah can't believe he is listed at that height. even nowadays he is at least 6'1.

I agree. Imo he was between 6'2" and 6'3" in his prime (late 80's/early 90's). Today, imo, he's still over 6'1" easy.
jtm said on 12/Aug/12
yeah can't believe he is listed at that height. even nowadays he is at least 6'1.
Danimal said on 12/Aug/12
Someone on I M D B put him at 5'10 3/4". It sucks how members can edit stars profiles on there.
Danimal said on 11/Aug/12
Close to 6'3" in his prime (into the early 1990's at least). Just watched Friday the 13th Part 9: Jason Goes To Hell (1993) and at the beginning when the Black Coroner (player by Richard Gant, who is 6'4" and who looked it as Tommy Gunn's manager in Rocky V) is being frisked by the security guard (played by Hodder), he looks to be about 1" taller than him. So, Kane was around 6'3", or just under it in the late 80's/early 90's for sure. I thin he's lost over an inch since then.
Danimal said on 11/Aug/12
Close to 6'3" in his prime (into the early 1990's at least). Just watched Friday the 13th Part 9: Jason Goes To Hell (1993) and at the beginning when the Black Coroner (player by Richard Gant, who is 6'4" and who looked it as Tommy Gunn's manager in Rocky V) is being frisked by the security guard (played by Hodder), he looks to be about 1" taller than him. So, Kane was around 6'3", or just under it in the late 80's/early 90's for sure. I thin he's lost over an inch since then.
Danimal said on 26/Jul/12
He was on Entertainment tonight in the late 80's and they said he was 6'3" and 215 pounds at that time. 6'3" may have been a roundup from 6'2" and change (his peak height). May have lost some height since then. Definitely not below 6'1" today.
Andrzej said on 14/Jun/12
movie data base says very precise 5'10.75 thats 180 cm. surely they are hursh.
Cobain said on 11/Feb/12
I thought you had a ponytail Rob, then I realised it's Kane's fingers.
Chameleon said on 8/Feb/12
Rob in Wishmaster he is the exact same height as Andrew Divoff, he is 6'1 needs a downgrade.
aaron1337 said on 1/Feb/12
What do you think about these photos Rob? Here is Kane Hodder next to 6ft5 Derek Mears and 6ft8 Tyler Mane. He doesn't even look 6ft2 next to them. Besides compare the heel size of Hodder's shoes with the other two.
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Here is Hodder with 6ft3 listed CJ Graham, Hodder has probably his big heeled boots on:
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[Editor Rob: maybe he is nearer 6ft 1 today, those were basically the kind of boots he had when I saw him.

it is possible he has lost height over the last 20 years. ]
nice guy said on 30/Jan/12
I dont get it why does a tall guy like him need to lie like this? - I mean i get it pitt, diesel, sly and all the others need to lie since they're all below 5'11 - but that dude here? damn he is a solid 6'1 and yet he claims 6'5 lol..
Chameleon said on 28/Jan/12
Hes 6´1
Sasha said on 25/Jan/12
Rob and Kane stand too slouchy to estimate the height properly. But from this picture I got the 5" height difference. So Kane is 6'1", maybe 6'1.25". Unless Kane holds Rob in the air. :)
Cranberries said on 16/Jan/12
Maybe when he says "basically 6'5", 255, born in Crystal Lake" he's referring to his character Jason. Kane Hodder doesn't seem tooo egotistical, and he's certainly nowhere near those stats.
Michael said on 8/Jan/12
Looks around 6'2.75 when standing, rounded to 6'3''. I agree that his height has probably decreased considerably over the years.
Danimal said on 11/Dec/11
Close to 6'3" (maybe 6'2.5") in the late 80's.. Today looks to be down to 6'1" (give or take .25"-.5") (may have had back surgery, or hip replacement).
Jake T. said on 25/Nov/11
Kane used to be 6'2.5 but now he is looking 6'1.5. I think in the photo with Rob he does reach 187 cm too.
Big Mike said on 8/Nov/11
He looked 6ft3 in the Friday the 13th films but they game a big heeled boot his height I think was the reason why he wasn't in Freddy vs Jason he was considerd too short they wanted someone to dwarf Englund who is 5ft9 so they casted Ken Krinziger who is 6ft5
Alex said on 30/Oct/11
I can see a 6'2.5-6'3 peak but hes looking 6'1 with Rob. Also in Friday the 13th movies he wore good sized boots so I can see 6'5 in boots! He sure looked very tall in whatever footwear he was wearing in the movies
Mathew said on 26/Oct/11
Maybe 6'2.5" peak. 6'5" is obviously not right.
jeremy said on 25/Oct/11
thought he would be bigger 6ft1.5
Chameleon said on 8/Oct/11
Yeah Robby, I agree with 6'1.
Robby said on 7/Oct/11
I saw him at Comic Con Chicago in August. He wasn't listed to be there but I saw him walking around. I am guessing he was there because Horror Con was also going on at the same time. my friend Rich is 6 feet tall and I am 5'9.5" he was wearing these huge had to be 3" combat looking boots. in all honesty I wouldn't put him taller then 6'1" barefoot. he went over to say hi to the Nasty Boys and he wasn't much taller then Knobs and Sags in those boots.
Chameleon said on 1/Sep/11
He's eye to eye with 6'1 Andrew Divoff in Wishmaster.................
Danimal said on 30/Aug/11
Smarty says on 20/Aug/11
Prime - 6'4. Today - He's no taller then 6'2 at best. I guess all the injuries he's sustained in the course of his career have all caught up with him.

Was never 6'4". Entertainment Tonight did a spot on Kane Hodder in the late 80's (1989 I think) and they claimed that he was 6'3" and 215 pounds. The link USED to be on this site about 6 years ago. Looks to be in the 6'1" range today. He's definitely lost height (his neck is shorter for starters).
Smarty said on 20/Aug/11
Prime - 6'4. Today - He's no taller then 6'2 at best. I guess all the injuries he's sustained in the course of his career have all caught up with him.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Aug/11
6ft1 out of bed isn't a fair evaluation, in my opinion.
Chances are he still measures over that mark at any point in the day, but certainly not by 4cm.
187cm today and a solid 6ft2 peak maybe pushing 6ft2.5(189cm)?
Phill said on 25/Jul/11
Just met him on July 23rd in Louisville KY at Fright Night Film Fest. I would guess he is a 6'1'' guy out of bed. He had on thick boots & still only had me by 3" tops around 2pm & I'm 5'9.5" & had on 1" heel boots. His boots were at minimum .5" thicker than mine. He was much thinner than I expected since he looked so thick in Jason 7-X. He wasnt overly friendly but still joked around a bit.
James said on 18/Jul/11
does not look over 185cm with rob considering he had thick shoes.
[Editor Rob: I saw a photo of a horror website guy who was standing with kane and taller, but then he was standing with derek mears and was I think 3 inches shorter...]
Chameleon said on 10/Jul/11
I agree needs downgrade
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 6/Jul/11
He needs a downgrade Rob
James said on 27/Jun/11
LOL 6'5
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 23/Jun/11
lol 6ft4.75. Now ive heard it all. 186/187cm in the pic but would maybe look over 6ft2 with better posture
Legend said on 22/Jun/11
186cm in the picture. 6'5 is a big fat joke.
James said on 3/Jun/11
186 or 187 in the photo
Candyman said on 1/Jun/11
Looks 6'1.5 to me but pictures can lie.
James said on 31/May/11
itymsel does he look 9 inches taller than rob to you?
Chameleon said on 19/May/11
Rob also states he has thick soled shoes, Im not buying no 6'2.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/May/11
He doesn't look 6"2 because he's hunched
Chameleon said on 16/May/11
You guys really see 6'2 ???????

I cant see it! Why? Because its not there.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 15/May/11
6"2.75(190cm) peak
6"2(188cm) today
James said on 13/May/11
Dman could be right

6'2.5 (189cm) peak
6'1.5 (187cm) today
Chameleon said on 6/May/11
Agree with JamesZzZZZz
Dman1528 said on 5/May/11
i would say 6'1.5" now 6'2.5" peak and he does this same pose in the picture with pretty much all of his fans. i have heard he is a really cool guy. and i know he goes to lots of autograph signings.
James said on 4/May/11
6'3 is a joke for this guy more like 6'1
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 4/May/11
That's not impossible, James
Danimal said on 4/May/11
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 18/Apr/11
He looks 6"1.5(187cm) maybe 6"1.75 tops now... closer to 6"3 back in the day. I doubt he was ever 6"5(196cm) even in boots...probably 6"3.5-6"4 tops. The reasons he claimed such an outlandish figure is most likely to do with his ego...

Honestly though...he seems like a complete douch with his hands around Rob

Honestly, he's in character. Get a sense of humor Hugh...

[Editor Rob: I had a scared face at first, for some reason the women looking at the photo at the table said smile. It would have been better with a scared face!]
Danimal said on 4/May/11
Was described as being 6'3" and 215 pounds on Entertainment tonight in the late 80's..
Lenad is sexy said on 2/May/11
Doesnt look 6'2 min here more like 186cm max
James said on 1/May/11
6'1.25 (186cm) with rob maybe???
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Apr/11
I agree...I don't see 188cm(6"2)
Chameleon said on 29/Apr/11
sorry but im struggling to even see 6'2 here XD
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 28/Apr/11
230lbs tops I think
Mathew said on 26/Apr/11
Aaron says on 19/Apr/11
Lmao, maybe he weighs 255 after eating several pizzas and 2 liters, but this guy isn't big. 6'2"-6'3" peak, tiny head, tiny hands, narrow shoulders, and long spindly legs... Plus a neck that attaches to the front of his chin.
Maybe he's a nice guy though!

I don't know if I'd go that far in describing him. He's decently big. Not 6'5" 255, but at 6'2.5" and 235 or what ever he is, still a pretty big man.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Apr/11
6"2 at the VERY most today. 187cm is a safer bet in my opinion. But the 80s he was most likely closer 6"3. The claimed weight of 255lbs is like his 6"5 claim, interlinked with his ego.
Aaron said on 19/Apr/11
Lmao, maybe he weighs 255 after eating several pizzas and 2 liters, but this guy isn't big. 6'2"-6'3" peak, tiny head, tiny hands, narrow shoulders, and long spindly legs... Plus a neck that attaches to the front of his chin.

Maybe he's a nice guy though!
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 18/Apr/11
He looks 6"1.5(187cm) maybe 6"1.75 tops now... closer to 6"3 back in the day. I doubt he was ever 6"5(196cm) even in boots...probably 6"3.5-6"4 tops. The reasons he claimed such an outlandish figure is most likely to do with his ego...

Honestly though...he seems like a complete douch with his hands around Rob
Ryan said on 3/Apr/11
I'm 6'5" and I tower over guys who are 5'8". Unless Rob is wearing elevator shoes, Hodder is no more than 6'2".
robbie said on 17/Mar/11
i see a hatchet man on his hand whoop whoop to him.
Matt said on 1/Mar/11
lol 6ft 5... more like 6ft 1.5 ish
Moke said on 25/Feb/11
omg he really claimed 6'5? I would be really embarrassed to make myself that much taller :D He looks 6'1.5" in the pic.
James said on 24/Feb/11
184cm in the pic
Mike A said on 3/Feb/11
Kane looks like a good 6 ft 2 in the Jason movies he had a pretty good size boot heel and he's def a lil heavier than 215 about maybe 230 but he's a muscle bound guy
James said on 31/Jan/11
With rob looks 6'1
Anonymous said on 13/Nov/10
looks 6
Adamz said on 13/Nov/10
lolz @ Vipah
Viper said on 2/Nov/10
A LOT of people on here cant tell height, or refuse to accept that most people in hollywood as well as sports stars are upgraded by 1-2 inches on average. Its quite sad really. You would think a height forum would attract a larger percentage who are usually correct like me, but alas that is not so for some reason. There are plenty of sane individuals evicwho agree with me as I also post good evidence a lot of the time with my claims.

ACG, maybe once you are sane enough to actually get out of you mental ward and into the real world, you will see the light and not be so hillariously awful in your estimates. I just saw you think Tom Cruise is 5'9, LOL. High comedy.
Danimal said on 1/Nov/10
Kane WAS 6'2"-6'3" about 20+ years ago.. I saw him on Entertainment Tonight in the late 80's (1988-1989) and they said he was 6'3" and 215 pounds... Looked to be physically heavier than 215 at that time. Looked to be at least 240-250 pounds... As for his height today, I'd say he's about 6'1"... (age and the beating he has put his body through in the last 30+ years as a stuntman)...
ACG said on 1/Nov/10
Viper says on 12/Oct/10
LOL, only an upgrader like RisingForce would think I downgrade. How delusional of him.

1st off, get your user names right. Yet it really makes no difference- just about everybody here knows you almost always downgrade; no real secret at all.

2ndly, it's obvious that you're choosing some obscure actor's page to "upgrade" on just so you can't be accused of downgrading 100% of the time(now we're down to what, 99%? 98.5?).

3rdly, please just GTFO. You contribute absolutely nothing to this site, aside from borderline comedy when you flip out and call people insane if they see you as wrong(which would then make just about all of celebheights one big loony bin).
Alex said on 23/Aug/07
6'2 250lbs sounds accurate for Kane I think.
Ed said on 20/Aug/07
Kane just made a movie about Ed Gein where he plays the real life killer. It's kind of funny though considering Gein was a short little stocky old man who liked to wear plaid and those hats with the ear flaps, and then you have Kane looking like a mountain man lumberjack in the role. He's a big dude no doubt, and he walks around in an apron with no shirt and you can just how large he is. He's not ripped, but built like a powerlifter. 250lbs without a doubt, and he did look 6ft3ish in the boots he was wearing in the film!

On another note the guy has got one creepy mad dog stare, that's for sure. When he looks into the camera at times he appears like he's going to come through and strangle you, lol! In the majority of the film he barely talks but just stares at people, and it's pretty freaky. All I could picture was Jason though, because he kills people just like him in the flick not like what Gein did at all!
Alex said on 19/Aug/07
Ed, thats what Kane looked to me then. I haven't seen him in a while. Maybe he lost weight or something but def looked a good 240-250lbs when he was Jason. Whether or not he was 6'2-6'3 or in between he still looked around 250lbs.
Ed said on 18/Aug/07
Alex, I agree 6ft2( maybe 6ft2.5)and 250lbs sounds like a very realistic estimate! He's just too big to weigh much less, at least now a days.
Alex said on 17/Aug/07
Kane has gotta be closer to 250lbs. When he looked that when he was Jason. He's probably really 6'2-6'2.5. I don't think he's as short as 6'1.
Viper said on 12/Aug/07
He looked taller than the Rock I thought in a couple of those pics. But yeah he could have had a footwear advantage.
Ed said on 9/Aug/07
Danimal if he's 6ft3, then so be it! It's not that I want him to be less, I've just always been suspicious of the monstrous footwear for such an obviously large man. I don't get it? Your between 6ft1.5 and 6ft3 barefoot, big as a house, and yet you wear huge heeled shoes. Not to mention his height is up and down all the time. He looked the same height as The Rock(6ft2.5), but I'd be willing to bet he was wearing his 2 inch boots and the Rock was wearing normal footwear or even sandals based on the clothes he was wearing in the pic.
Danimal said on 9/Aug/07
Ed, it seems like you don't want him to be 6'3". Can't we just sometimes accept the height that is given, without dissecting it to this extent. As I said, he may only be 6'2" and change and rounded up. I'm willing to live with that. Cool?
Ed said on 8/Aug/07
Danimal, I agree he did look quite tall on the beach, but I don't know how tall is wife is and she could be very short for all we know. The funny thing is did you notice his shoes on the beach, they looked quite large as well. Like giant high tops with big heels! I wonder how much lift he got out of those? Another thing is if you've ever seen Wishmaster, Hodder has a small role as a security guard who meets an untimely end with the DJinn(Andrew Divoff/6ft1). There's not much of a difference between the two maybe an inch or so in Hodder's favor, and you can view the clip on youtube. I stumbled across it after looking at the clip you found.

While wearing his boots he could have been near 6ft5 in his youth, now a days he's not looking much bigger than in the 6ft3 plus range. I agree he's a big dude regardless! What puzzles me is if he was 6ft3 in his youth, what's with the big heeled lift boots he's wearing all the friggin time? 6ft3 is pretty damn tall, especially when he's a big musclebound guy as well. That I don't get?
Danimal said on 8/Aug/07
Ed, Lou has gone through all kinds of stages of development over the years.
Kane saying he is 6'5" is obviously with his shoes on. His BOOTS I should say.
He did look 6'3" while walking on the beach with his wife. He was a tall man. Again, he could be 6'2" and change and just rounded it up to 6'3". Either way, 6'2"-6'3", he is still a large man.
Jason said on 8/Aug/07
Yeah, I would agree 230. The chopping his legs off was rather overstating things lol.
Ed said on 8/Aug/07
I can't see 215lbs and 6ft3 in the video segment at all. Hodder's looking a good 230 in that clip, and as for Ferrigno he was ripped like hell, not beefy like a lumberjack the way Hodder's always been. In the above pic with Glenn he looks around 6ft3ish, but that's with his big boots(near 2 inches in heel). Hodder might have been near 6ft3 in his youth, I still think he was less and the fact he's also quoted above as saying he's 6ft5 255lbs doesn't lend much credibility.
Jason said on 8/Aug/07
I assumed the 215 comment is in recent times. There's no way he's only 215 at 6'3'' in the above photos unless someone chopped his legs off.
Danimal said on 8/Aug/07
Oh come on Jason. Stop doing that. You have no conception of bodyweight. He could have been lean as anything and weighed 215 pounds at 6'3". Lou Ferrigno went down to 220 pounds at 6'4"+ in the 1980's and still looked muscular.

This man was 6'3" or damn close to it at his peak. In fact, I remember reading in an old Fangoria magazine from the late 1980's that he was 6'3" and 240 pounds.
Jason said on 8/Aug/07
If he's 215 then whoever said he might be in the 6'1'' range must be right.
Ed said on 7/Aug/07
Danimal, I agree it's hard to make out. At first it does sound like 250, but then I realized as well it's 215. Still 215 sounds way too light for him! I'm curious when he switched from saying 6ft3 215lbs, to 6ft5 255 lbs in the quote above under his bio. That's a bit of a jump, lol!
Danimal said on 7/Aug/07
Ed, at first I heard 6'3" 250 pounds and then I relistened and he said 215 pounds. He looked a good 30-40 pounds more than that, but obviously not. The interviewer clearly got those stats from the horses own mouth. Now we know that he was NEVER taller than 6'3" and is probably only around 6'2" today.
Ed said on 7/Aug/07
There's nothling like mullets and raquetball, lmao! Good find Danimal!

At 6ft3 though and 215lbs wouldn't Kane be a lot skinnier? I'd say more like 230-240lbs, he was definitely the thinnest I've ever seen him but he was still pretty big!
Danimal said on 7/Aug/07
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Alex said on 10/Jun/07
He was wide in person too yet I'm holding my own there too.
Viper said on 10/Jun/07
I want that leather coat that Batista is wearing. Lock you are right though he does look like a roasted turkey on steroids. hillarious
Alex said on 9/Jun/07
She's another female wrestler and hot yes. This was kinda of a waste of money though as my other wrestler pictures came out better and were more enjoyable. I was going to stand in the picture but I would have probably been cut out so I had to crouch. And with all the other ones I met I at least talked to them a bit.
There was someone on line who was saying Batista is 6'5 and I was like no he's really more 6'3. Also someone on line said they saw Batista walk in to the table so if I stayed down by the table a little longer before getting on line I would have had Batista walk right by me and get a very good height estimate, damn. He did look at least 280lbs though for sure.
l0ck n l0ad said on 8/Jun/07
Haha, nice pose Alex ! Batista looks like a roasted turkey on steroids next to you. Is that his wife there?? She looks pretty hot!
He should have really at least smiled or put his arm on you, or any sort of friendly gesture, at least his wife pulled a smile there, she looks quite warm and friendly.
I can guarantee if you told him you're bigger he'd get off his fat ass and stand like a rooster with his chest pumped out hhahahhaha, there's nothing to fear even if you would manage to piss him off he's not gonna lay a pinkie on you in a crowd of people starring at him, despite his 'tough guy' attitude over there. Maybe he refused to stand up because he knew he's not going to look as tall as 6'5" - 6'6" like his fans would think he is?
Alex said on 8/Jun/07
Lock, when I was there I was thinking to myself that I should have told Batista that I was more biggger than him and maybe he would have gotten up! LOL
But I got the picture on my computer as I posted it on the Batista page but I'll post it here again.

Click Here
l0ck n l0ad said on 8/Jun/07
Yeah what's up with Batista he acts no better than a grumpy bulldog with his fans, thank god I'm not one of them. Does he realise that his fans are the most important for his career? or perhaps it's his strategy, being hostile with them, yeah that should make them really like you...
Triple H is doing great with fans, seems like a nice guy outside the ring.
Is it possible to get a photo next to Sharapova after a match or practice while she's still in trainers? otherwise it's no good when she's out on the town with mega heels.
Btw I'm a major sloucher next to shorter guys, as if I'm guilty for being taller than them. Next to 6'3" and taller guys I'm nearly walking on my tiptoes lol. I thought Nike Shox were good too, till I got my boots (similar to military ones), give a solid 4cm and they look alright, not too comfortable for the summer, but works very well for the winter.
Alex said on 7/Jun/07
I'd love to get a picture with those guys and Sharapova. I actually got one with Batista but he's sitting though. I was going to get him to stand but the line was pretty big and they seemd like they wanted to hurry so I figured he wouldn't stand, plus he looked pissed off.
l0ck n l0ad said on 7/Jun/07
Viper, I would gladly send you off to photograph with Hodder, The Rock, HHH, Batista, Edge :-) oh yeah... and Sharapova too... she's starting to annoy me with commentators calling her 6'3".
Alex said on 6/Jun/07
Viper, at 6'3 standing straight you'll def appear even a bit taller. I have a friend who is about 6'5 1/2 and if he stands straight he is pretty tall but sometimes can appear more 6'4 or so with bad posture. In Nike Shox type sneakers he looks his tallest, thats why he told me he likes to wear very thin heeled sneakers.
Viper said on 6/Jun/07
I usually stand with good posture in photos.
Alex said on 6/Jun/07
Danimal, exactly look at the picture with me and Kurt Angle where he is leaning a bit and took an inch away from him.
Danimal said on 6/Jun/07
I remember at my 10 year High School reunion in the Fall of 2005, I took a picture with tons of people and I was shocked to see how I matched up in height to guys who had a good half a foot on me in height school. I took a pic with 6'8" Greg and I was hoping to see a good 10-10.5" difference in height between the 2 of us, but he had bent his knees and leaned down and was barely taller than me in the pic. It depends if the guy wants to make you feel like his equal, or YUP, make you feel short (inferior). It can go either way I suppose.
Danimal said on 6/Jun/07
But even a slight lean can take off 1-2" Rob.
Ed said on 6/Jun/07
Alex, I agree it just depends on the person. I also stand up straight, as much as I possibly can. Some taller guys slouch because of self esteem issues, or because they just want to fit in the frame in a photo op. If the person they're taking a photo with is considerably shorter, they might hunch over out of deference for the shorter person. But, some people would stand up straight regardless, and not care in the least if they made the other guy look like a hobbit.
Alex said on 6/Jun/07
Some tall guys like 6'4 don't slouch for crap, even with short guys. Some guys just love to stand straight.
Danimal said on 5/Jun/07
I see a flaw in that Rob. The 6'2"-6'4" guy would have to slouch so not to make the celebrities feel bad about their height, as most tall guys slouch with 5'7"-5'8" Glenn. A 6'0" guy would solve a lot of problems. A LOT.

[Editor Rob: yeah, only if the tall guy stands straight, although I know a few at cons who don't bend down or slouch in that range, the celebs usually stand tall.]
Alex said on 5/Jun/07
I'm 6'0.5 and no matter who I'm with in pictures or just in general I'll normally stand pretty proper and straight.
Alex said on 5/Jun/07
Ed, yea even a guy 6'2-6'4 would be good to get pictures with celebrities.

[Editor Rob: very true, especially if guys like that stand normally, far more often the celebrity won't be slouching you can bet...I see it at every photoshoot I've been at really, if a 6ft 3 guy comes along, practically all the celeb men would stand decent if the tall guy doesn't slouch down.]
Ed said on 5/Jun/07
LOck n LOad, I mentioned once before the same thing regarding the closer you are to one's height the better judge you are. This site would be lacking severely without the eyewitness accounts and pics of Rob and Glenn, but it wouldn't be a bad thing to have a 6ft autograph dealer like Glenn to provide some reference as well. Both are go to eyewitnesses are 5ft8, so a taller one would be interesting to have give accounts of in person meetings, and as a gauge to measure height against.
As for my judgement I'm as reliable as most I guess, I'm pretty positive I screw up from time to time.
Alex, maybe Kane was taller in his youth and has lost a few over the years. I just know I saw him a lot shorter than the 6ft5 listing he originally had and claimed. He looked 6ft3ish to me in his boots, and that's all I know.

[Editor Rob: undoubtedly a 6ft guy could get more pics where celebs in the 5ft 11 - 6ft 2 range stood better and also give good estimates because of lesser problems with posture or eye levels..]
Alex said on 4/Jun/07
Ed, I can accept Kane as low as 6'2 now, but I think he was probably 6'3 when he was younger.
Lee said on 3/Jun/07
This guy doesn't look 6'5 to me. I'm 6'5.5 and he isn't close to me.
l0ck n l0ad said on 3/Jun/07
Ed, don't worry mate I'm no less obsessed with height than you are. What would be a better (minimum requirement) height without being ridiculously good for making it to the pros, 6'3" - 6'4" ?

I tend to believe your testimony, I don't think you'd make it up. The question is now can we trust your height judgement? I would say yes, usually people obsessed with height can guess quite accurately people's height in person unlike the average person who always tell me I'm 6'3" when I'm an inch shorter.

Maybe Hodder was 6'3" peak, I don't see him over 6'2" right now. I still wonder how come Glenn saw him at 6'3", Rob at 6'2.5" and you saw him at 6'3.5" with his boots. I think the closer you are to the person's height (assuming you know your true height), the easier it is to judge.
Ed said on 1/Jun/07
LOck n LOad I think your referring to me. The obsession over height was a reference to me being a kid and playing basketball, and I desperately wanted to be taller. However,when I stopped growing I ended up at 5ft11.75 out of bed and that was not gonna take me too the pros(unless I was ridiculously good!).

As for Hodder, I grew up watching the Friday movies and thought Hodder was massively tall in those days. By the time Part 9 came out, and I saw the scene where he's out of his Jason costume and playing a SWAT officer, I was shocked to see how much shorter he looked. When I saw him at a convention a few years ago, I was wearing skecher type shoes if I remember correctly, which would put me at anywhere between 6ft0.5-6ft0.75 maybe. Hodder seemed to be only 6ft3plus while wearing his boots. I didn't see him walking around a lot, it was for a split second as I approached the table and he sat down. As I stood at the table, and after I walked away I kept checking out the boots and was blown away by their size. I looked up pics of him online and at the Friday the 13th website forum, and saw a lot of comments by people who had met and felt his boots were what contributed to his intimidating stature. They are really thick soles, but not heels. I don't know though anymore about his height, it's impossible to tell accurately with those boots. Maybe he's 6ft2, possibly shorter perhaps.
Alex said on 1/Jun/07
I do rememeber that picture as Rock was a bit shorter than Kane but in reality could be the same height since Kane could have had on bigger footwear than Rock. Either way I'm can't see Kane under 6'2. 6'3 at his peak though.
Danimal said on 31/May/07
Viper, The Rock isn't as low as 6'1".
Viper said on 31/May/07
Well, The Rock looks 6-1 next to him If hes 6-2 and no more.
l0ck n l0ad said on 31/May/07
Alright Rob & Glenn, thanks for your perspectives, points well taken into consideration for both pictures. I admit it's hard to gauge over 1/2" difference when he doesn't have a full-on posture and you're not certainly sure how much exactley his footwear advantage over you is. I'll keep in mind he could be 6'2-1/2" or towards 6'3", although as for the moment with Rob's latest pic I got a good hunch that he's a flat 6'2".
Btw I could swear there was on the bottom of the page a few days ago a post with a guy claiming to be very obsessed with height and good on judging people's height and when met Hodder, he estiamted him at 6'3.5" with his large boots on and estimated him at 6'1-1/2" to 6'1-3/4" barefoot. I wanted to talk to that guy but I can't find it, perhaps it got lost due to newer posts overwriting the older ones or something like that?
Alex said on 31/May/07
Also Kane Hodder is in his 50's and could have shrunk an inch easily. He may have been 6'3 at his tallest and now today only 6'2 but I don't buy him under 6'2 though even though with Rob he does look even shorter.
glenn said on 31/May/07
its a photo.photos are deceiving.see the angle im in too? he is pushing me down too.what gets me is that nobodys notices the position he is standing in,in robs pic? and mine? he could be straighter in robs pic if he positioned himself differently.he still has a lean in mine.but the pushing down shoulder and me on an angle doesnt help.in other words,in laymans terms,we need to stand like rob is in the photo.without the head tilt.
l0ck n l0ad said on 30/May/07
Rob, thanks for the great picture with the explanation, it says it all. I'm almost certain now he's nothing over 6'2". As long as you're not on your tiptoes and he's not bending his knees he looks 6'2" max and this after taking into account he's not standing full as possible. You guys might think I'm delusional lol, but as 6'2" guy, growing up with a 5'8" mother I know very well how I match up against 5'8" with all the family photos.

[Editor Rob: tiptoes are reserved for Hayden Christensen's of this world.]
Alex said on 30/May/07
We are unsure if Kane had big boots on or normal sized footwear with Rob.
He looks 1-2 inches taller with Glenn than with Rob though.

[Editor Rob: nah, not normal, they do look similar to the one on his site under fans were he's sitting down with one guy, whether it is proper 2 inch sole is what I wouldn't be certain of. If I ever find somebody posting a pic from his talk that day, I'd be more certain if seeing them sideon.]
Kevin said on 30/May/07
is this jason ? omg he almost kill you rob!
Danimal said on 30/May/07
Actually, it appears as though Rob is taller than Glenn, because Glenn some out a lower point on Kane's eyes than Rob does (about 1-1.5" I'd say).
Ed said on 30/May/07
Rob, that's weird because Kane looks all of 5-6inches taller with his boots in that pic of you both. He does not look like a 6ft4.5 in man(albeit in boots)in that pic, rather around 6ft2plus?

[Editor Rob: as I say, I too estimated near 6ft 3 he looked, I had 1.08 inches on and he has at least 1/2 inch advantage, 3/4 likeliest, its hard to see exactly if they were full 2 inches he had, could be overcut a bit, or who knows, he could have brazilian insoles.

of course he isn't as full as possible, but then I was losing a little bit by tilting my head trying to relieve the vice like grip of terror he had over me! Any moment he might have gone berserk!]
the shredder said on 30/May/07
This proves that Glenn and Rob are just about the same height !!!!
Alex said on 29/May/07
Kane could be as short as 6'2 barefoot but I highly doubt anything less though. His boots are big but to be under 6'2 he'd need 4-5 inch lifts to look 6'5.
glenn said on 28/May/07
he had boots.no heels,but they were thick.
Ed said on 28/May/07
Thanks Rob, I've finally been vindicated. You've seen them in person and can attest to their size. Kane's boots are no joke.
Alex said on 28/May/07
Rob, Kane's boots give easily 2 inches of height I think, maybe 2.5 inches.
The 6'5 is probably in those boots so 6'2.5 could be right but I doubt any lower. Also we don't know if he had huge boots with Glenn or standard shoes.
Glenn did you take a look at his boots?
glenn said on 28/May/07
good work rob.he did looks 6-5 to me in 1989.it never occured to me about footwear.then,i wasnt into height.
Editor Rob said on 28/May/07
I'd been curious about this guy on seeing glenn's pic, so did make a wee trip as he was at an event over here at the weekend (also couple 24 folk were there and that's one of my fave shows).
As others say, those boots are pretty thick set beasts, they could be pushing 2 inches maybe.
He did look near 6ft 3, but with those boots I think he might be closer to 6ft 2 than 3. 6ft 5 claim was always the stuff of nonsenseville.
Alex said on 12/May/07
I also met Briana Banks at a strip club in early 2004 but it was jammed packed so me and my friend got a picture with her, said a few words and had to leave since the line was that big. With Jenna Haze it wasn't packed at all, around 10-12 people there and I was there talking to her for at least 10 minutes before I left. Really nice girl. Those adult film stars are some of the nicest celebs you're going to meet.
Viper said on 11/May/07
Thats awesome :)
Alex said on 11/May/07
I'm not kidding, seriously. Not VERY erotic but the 2nd and 3rd picture she was in some nice positions. In the first picture she was grabbing me though. And she signed them with some dirty words. Not going to get into that though.
Viper said on 10/May/07
You gotts be kidding me
Alex said on 10/May/07
I took 3 pictures with her. One is a height comparison one so maybe I'll post it but she doens't have a page and all but I'll think about it. The other 2 photos are a a bit more erotic. LOL
Viper said on 9/May/07
Didnt realize Jenna Haze was a porn star.
Alex said on 9/May/07
Ed, yea. She's amazing. Her stats are only 5'2 92lbs and she is a little smaller in person than on TV, but she looked her stats though. TV gives her a bit of weight. When I first saw her she could have passed for a 15 year old girl.
Ed said on 8/May/07
Alex, I googled Jenna Haze and now I know why you anted up, lol!!
Alex said on 8/May/07
Rob, do you know why we can't link w i k i p e d i a and i m d b pages?

[Editor Rob: just tinyurl links to there]
Alex said on 7/May/07
Taking the lean into account then Gilette looks a 6'0 guy.
Danimal said on 6/May/07
I don't agree with you Alex. Gilette looks at least 4-5" on Glenn and Gilette is leaning into Glenn.
Alex said on 6/May/07
Gillete only played Jason in the window scene at the end of Part 2. He could have been 6'0-6'1 but with Glenn he doesn't look over 6'0 at all. Steve Dash played Jason for 99% of the movie and he looked 5'10-5'11 in the movie.
S.J said on 6/May/07
How tall is Warrington gillete like 6? also he only played jason Unmasked or something and it was his stuntman who did all the masked stuff
and do they know who will be jason in the Friday the 13th Remake
Danimal said on 4/May/07
Viper, The Rock isn't a flat 6'1". Please man! He's close to 6'2" and Kane Hodder is slightly taller than that. Quite possibly 6'3", or just under (imo).
Alex said on 4/May/07
Ed, I'm not sure why I cant link something from those 2 sites.
Ed said on 4/May/07
Alex, I forgot to bring that up as well. Just the mere mention of it or i m d b wouldn't got through!
Alex said on 3/May/07
Rob, why can't a link anything from w i k i p e d i a to this site. It says its an unreliable source and the post won't go through. Any idea why? I had to space it since it won't even go through if I spell it out.
Alex said on 3/May/07
Ed, I'll link you a picture of her or something to this page. And I will end up scanning the pics with me and her and maybe send 1 or 2 just to show you. Funny but nice pics though. She's only 5'2 95lbs too but hot!
Ed said on 3/May/07
Alex, there were quite a few Playmates and hot chicks from the wrestling world! I'm not sure who Jenna Haze is, but if she looks like some of the other girls taking pics and signing autographs that I saw, I completely understand.
Yeah, that would be hilarious to ask Kane for a photo than tell him we both need to go barefoot! I'd pay to see someone else try that, lol! The guy is a little on the large side, I don't need to get my neck broken by Jason Voorhees!
Alex said on 2/May/07
Ed, yea if you see him again try to get a picture with him. Maybe tell him to take the boots off and you both go barefoot for the picture. haha
6'2 barefoot and 6'4-6'4.5 in boots I think could very well be the truth.
$20 a picture isn't always worth it, depends who you meet and how they act and stuff. Almost all the pictures I got with wrestlers were worth it other than with Batista and Melina. I got a few with Jenna Haze if you know who she is and I'll tell you they were worth the money for sure!
Ed said on 2/May/07
Alex, I don't know how big exactly the boots are, and I agree with Rob that the "lifts" explanation doesn't apply to every celeb with a questionable height. But, with Hodder these boots are no joke. The sole does look to be close to 2 inches, and maybe there's a bit of an insole. I could see him getting 2.25-2.5in maybe in boost. If he's 6ft2, this would put him at 6ft4 comfortably. If he ever comes to another one of those conventions near me, I'll try to get a pic with him, but I'm not crazy about spending $20. That's the crappy thing about conventions, the ridiculous money being charged for autographs and pics. The only one time I ever did it was my first time to a convention, and it was Peter Mayhew(Chewbacca) and he wouldn't even stand up from behind the table to take a pic with me. After I dropped $20 on a stupid autograph, I had to lean across the table for a crappy photo!
Viper, Kane could be 6ft1 but then I would only say he would be 6ft3.25-6ft3.5 in his boots. He does only look about 6ft3ish in the Glenn pic, but he isn't standing up perfectly straight.
Viper said on 2/May/07
Kane could be as short as 6-1, I wouldnt rule that out.
Alex said on 1/May/07
Ed, I could believe Hodder at 6'2 barefoot and 6'4.5 in boots. 3 inch boots will result in about 2.5 inches of height given right or just 2 inches?
Ed said on 1/May/07
Viper if that's the case on August 26, 2006 you said you saw the boots, thought they were huge and that he was most likely 6ft1.5. You also said you saw the Rock as 6ft2. On Sept 7, 2006 you thought Kane was 6ft1. I'm not trying to call you out, more so just trying to figure out where you stand on Hodder's height. He can't be 6ft1 barefoot and 6ft5 in boots. The boots are big, but not that big. I honestly see him at near 6ft2 barefoot and around 6ft4 with the boots.
I personally see The Rock at near 6ft3 barefoot. Maybe 6ft2.5, and 6ft3.5-6ft4 with shoes/boots. Considering that, this would make sense with Hodder looking around 6ft4 w/boots, and about 6ft2 w/out. Hodder is the only other guy I've seen with boots that rival Vin Diesel. Well maybe Tom Cruise, lol!
Viper said on 1/May/07
Of course
Ed said on 1/May/07
Viper, were you formally Viper652?
Ed said on 30/Apr/07
All I know is when I saw him he wore the boots, when Glenn saw him he wore the boots, in every photo from a convention I've seen online he has the boots on, and from fans from the Official Friday the 13th Website his boots have been brought up and discussed before, so there's a good chance he had them on w/The Rock. I read comments on there from numerous fan encounters who remarked about the boots and his height. Some even went so far to spectulate he's only 6ft w/out them. I won't go so low as that number, but I could seriously see 6ft1.5-6ft2 barefoot. I think the boots have a good 2plus inch increase. There built up soles like moon boots not heels like cowboy boots. The height increase is distributed across the whole sole of the boot.
As for door frames in boats, I'm pretty sure they are considerably smaller than the average U.S. 6ft8 door frame.
My question still is why would you drop a guy that is near 6ft4 w/boots(albeit height enhancing boots) for a movie and say he's not tall enough! I know Ronny Yu the director for FVJ wanted a super tall guy like 6ft8, but calling near 6ft4 small is kinda funny!
Viper said on 30/Apr/07
Yep, we dont know If Kane was wearing his boots. Could have been regular shoes.
Alex said on 30/Apr/07
I remember a few pics of Rock and Kane and they looked pretty much the same. Kane may have been a smidge taller but we don't know if Kane was wearing his big boots there or not.
Ed said on 30/Apr/07
Viper he looked the same and yes a little taller in some pics with the Rock. But, I highly doubt the Rock has boots like Kane. If he was 6ft4 with those boots on and about 6ft2 barefoot, that would still make The Rock 6ft3 barefoot with normal shoes on!
Viper said on 30/Apr/07
Well, he also looked taller than the Rock in a couple of pics. Guess that makes the Rock a flat 6-1 :)
Ed said on 29/Apr/07
Don't forget Kirzinger stood in for Kane several times in Part 8. That's why Jason's height looks all over the place. I won't go as low as 6ft1, but I'd say 6ft1.5-6ft2 tops with 2 inches maybe more in boot height. Did you guys ever notice how in Part 7-10 they always use extreme angles with Kane, cameras looking from the ground up, constantly trying to make him look even taller.
He's not short by any means, but look at the pic with Glenn he looks 6ft3ish in that pic, and that's with his boots. The same boots I've been going on and on about for a long time now. Glenn saw them, they are flatter across the bottom not like a biker boot but like a moon boot. They are REALLY thick in the soles, at least 2 inches.
Alex said on 29/Apr/07
Viper, remember the scene in Jason takes Manhattan in the ship where the Asian girl Kelly Hu finds her friend dead then she runs into the hallway and Jason is standing there and is head looks to appear almost scraping the ceiling. Kane was a good 6'5 in boots I think. Now it depends on how big his boots were. He would have need 4+ inch boots to only be 6'1, thats why I think he's at least 6'2 barefoot. Its possibly he was 6'3 and had 2 inches of height added to his boots, or 6'2 with 3 inches added.
Viper said on 27/Apr/07
Alex, Kane wore HUGE boots though. I have to figure he was 6-5 or close to it. He looked it.
Alex said on 27/Apr/07
Well the guy who played him in part 2 was 5'11 I believe. Part 3 was 6'3, part 4 was 6'4, part 6 was 6'3. Then Kane played him in parts 7,8,9, and 10 and Kane's height is debatable from 6'2-6'3 but I lean more toward 6'3 though. Then in Freddy vs Jason he was played by 6'5.5 Ken who was over 6'7 in his boots.

My opinion for an actor in a movie to play Jason he needs to be 6'2 bare minimum. 6'5 at the tallest plus boots. The ideal Jason I say would be 6'4 barefoot and with big boots he's 6'6. With him weighing at least 225-230lbs.
Viper said on 26/Apr/07
I always see the the bigger zombie like Jason at 6-5, and more human one 6-3. Looked 6-0 tops in part 2.
Alex said on 25/Apr/07
If you go to house or horrors.com they have some of the killers stats.
Jason- 6'3 250lbs
Myers- 6'0 200lbs
Leatherface- 6'3 300lbs

These are the stats based on the character not really the actor since the actors have changed for these men. Myers was played by Wilbur who is 6'2 240lbs or something.
Alex said on 25/Apr/07
Jason X wasn't bad but I didn't think it was very good either. Pretty decent I'll give it since I'm a fan of the series. Jason Takes Manhattan I liked though. You wanna talk bad, watch part 5 with that imposter. I hate that part. Jason was more scarier in parts 2,3 and 4 when he was more human but was still good in 6-9 as the more bigger, badder zombie like Jason too. I didn't like the cyber Jason really. I thought Jason looked good in Jason X before he turned into his robotic form.
Viper said on 20/Apr/07
As ridiculous as Jason Takes Manhattan is, its still 10000 times more beleivable than Jason 10, plus its just flat out more entertaining. Ed, I agree that Jason was his scariest in 3 and 4. He was a badass like in the later sequels except he was more human.
Ed said on 20/Apr/07
These movies were great when I was a kid, but they are pretty awful now. They're still fun to watch every once in a while w/certain movies excluded. My personal favorites are 3 and 4 where Jason has the mask and is still human, which is far scarier then an invincible retarded zombie! Vegas, the uber Jason in Jason X was pretty cool looking, but before he changed into it he looked kind of lame. Alex, I gotta disagree on the topic of Myers' strength. He progressively got stronger,ie. lifting people up by a scalpel by part 2. By the time George Wilbur took over in 4, Myers had grown several inches and put on a good 30-45lbs in bulk. He was like Michael Myers the lineman. With Tyler Mane as Myers at 6ft8 and I believe he's listed at 270, this will be the most physically intimidating movie killer to date!
Vegas said on 20/Apr/07
I liked Jason X, the metal Jason was cool.
Viper said on 19/Apr/07
Part 2 is pretty damn good overall, even though I still hate that sack over Jasons head, and the overalls. But the guy was just starting out, give him a break :) Jason X was AWFUL. Just awful. For the simple fact that it had Jason on a ship in space? I like all of them in their own way except for part 10. The first one is obviously a classic, even though Jason isnt even in it. Part 3 probably had the scariest and creepiest Jason of all actually. That one scene where hes up in the attic and looks out the window without the mask and showing his messed up face is an unbeleivable scene in a horror movie to me. If I was a little kid who saw that scene it would give me nightmares for a decade.
glenn said on 19/Apr/07
i totally disagree and older fans would too.part 2 for starts was the best and creepiest of the series.and jason was the most human and realistic in that one.he getting superhuman even in part 3.not that i have a problem with that.the best were the first 3.slowly downhill from there.but still good movies in my book.
Alex said on 18/Apr/07
Oh, Jason X was ok, not bad but wasn't the best. Jason goes to hell could have been better if he was in his body the whole time. That made the movie worse.
Alex said on 18/Apr/07
I'm a big fan of the Friday the 13th series. I like all the Jason's but the one from part 2 would be my least favorite. Now thats counting the real Jasons because the one from part 5, that imposter sucked and I hated that film a lot. Jason in 3 and 4 was good, but then the slower one is parts 6 and up were good too. I like both, but he was more human but very strong too in the earlier parts until part 6 where he became a super strong zombie. Jason got stronger as the parts went on unlike Myers who was always very strong but maintained his strenght I believe.
Ed said on 13/Apr/07
There's a clip on youtube that's pretty funny of Kane/Jason on the Arsenio Hall show years ago. It's the first time I could really get a good look at the boots he wore for Jason in a brightly lit setting. They have a good 2 inch heel like cowboy boots, but are designed more like construction boots. The heel is very pronounced, kind of like the boots you would see in the old Darth Vader costume. He looked to have about 4 inches on the 5ft11 Hall.

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