How tall is Patricia Neal

Patricia Neal's Height

5ft 7in (170 cm)

American actress, best remembered for roles in films such as The Day the Earth Stood Still, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Hud, A Face in the Crowd, Operation Pacific, The Breaking Point, The Subject Was Roses and Cookie's Fortune. In a St Paul 1996 news article, it described her as "5-foot-8 1/2", although in a book about her it mentioned in considering her for a role, an enquiry to Warner executives about her height in stocking feet, received a wire reply of "Five feet seven inches".


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5ft 7in
Sam said on 2/Jan/15
5'7" I think is the a better fit than 5'8.5", which could be a shoed/low heeled height...it's possible that she was somewhere in between as well, since I could see her as a strong 5'7".
Arch Stanton said on 21/Oct/14
Rob can you update with a photo and American actress, best remembered for roles in films such as The Day the Earth Stood Still, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Hud, A Face in the Crowd, In Harm's Way, Operation Pacific, The Breaking Point, The Subject Was Roses and Cookie's Fortune. Don't forget In Harm's Way which she won a BAFTA for...

I didn't realise she was this tall either. Watching A Face in the Crowd now...
Arch Stanton said on 21/Oct/14
Rob can you update with a photo and American actress, best remembered for roles in films such as The Day the Earth Stood Still, Breakfast at Tiffany's, Hud, A Face in the Crowd, Operation Pacific, The Breaking Point, The Subject Was Roses and Cookie's Fortune.

I didn't realise she was this tall either. Watching A Face in the Crowd now...
Sam said on 30/Jun/14
Had no idea that she could have been close to this. I thought she was only average height from The Day the Earth Stood Still but I guess was just being towered by a 6'4" lead, Michael Rennie, and, of course, Gort.
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From these shots with Paul Newman in Hud, not great comparisons but in shoes they look close to the same height I'd guess.
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Even when younger, she seemed to have earthy, mature kind of attractiveness to her.
Gonzalo said on 9/Jun/14
She looked tall next John Wayne or Gary Cooper, above the 1`70 mark. And she also looked tall next her husband for years, the great Roald Dahl, who was also above 1`90. Tall lady in any case
Mr. Kaplan said on 29/Oct/10
I didn't realize she was so tall. It may have something to do with Michael Rennie being 6'4".
Gonzalo said on 18/Sep/06
She looked tall but I`m not sure if she was that tall. She looked at least 5`7. She looked tall next to Gary Cooper. We will have to wait for Frank2`s comments
Paul said on 17/Sep/06
I can buy this as her peak height. In the movie Hasty Heart she stands alongside Ronald Reagan wearing 2 inch heels. Reagan, who was 6' or slightly more at the time, is a couple of inches taller than her.

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