How tall is William Mapother

William Mapother's Height

6ft 0.75in (185 cm)

American actor best known for roles in movies In the Bedroom, The Grudge and Another Earth. On TV he is perhaps best known for his role as Ethan on LOST. A feb 2002 people interview mentioned him at "6ft 1". This photo was taken at the London Film Convention in 2007.

How tall is William Mapother
5ft 8 Rob and William

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Average Guess (5 Votes)
6ft 0.5in
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 6/Oct/16
Rob, who looked taller this guy or Jon Heder?
Editor Rob: I would have said it is hard to tell really but I'd give William an edge because he had less hair than Jon.
S.J.H said on 2/Oct/16
Short faces can give illusion being taller. He look as tall as jon heder 6'0
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/May/16
I see fleeting glimpses of Cruise in his eyes...
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 10/May/16
Similar to Jon Hamm, I thought. Both 184-185cm
Paleman said on 24/Apr/16
He does look near 6'1". A big forehead and low, narrow eyes can give the impression of being shorter when standing next to someone, but just look at the top of his head. He's easily over 10 centimeters taller than Rob.

A weak 6'1", 184cm is the lowest I can buy for this guy.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Mar/16
He looked similar to Hamm, I thought
Lorne??? said on 5/Apr/15
Rob, are you 100% sure of this? He guest starred in an episode of mad men, and 185cm range Jon Hamm is clearly about an inch taller, both in dress shoes. Even if Hamm's were a tad thicker, this seems impossible.

Could mapother be more of a 184cm guy? I don't know his age, maybe he's lost a fraction...
[Editor Rob: not seen the episode so don't know how they looked.]
Tania said on 11/Dec/14
So....taller than cousin Tom Cruise, definitely. :P
rtv said on 23/Oct/14
he is a cousin of tom cruise... surprised he is so tall lol
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/Oct/14
184-185cm is solid.
dom said on 3/Oct/14
if u think will mapother is 5´11 with Rob then you´re clueless about heights.
TJE said on 27/Sep/14
Rob's 169 hairline is a cm under William's eyelevel, and he's got a pretty big eyelevel. 185 is fine.
SaveUsY2J said on 18/Sep/14
5'11!? Am I looking at the same photo as everyone else?
John said on 23/Jul/14
It's funny because Tom Cruise is a Mapother via O'Mara.
Realist said on 3/Jun/14
Hey you are that awesome so-called short but actually average guys brother right?
Man 5.25 inches taller and could'nt take him down. Bad luck mate.
person said on 25/Apr/14
slightly over 6'1 i would say
Lonestar said on 14/Mar/14
Nothing over 5ft11.5 as we can see a weak 4inch here
avi said on 15/Jan/14
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 31/Dec/13
"William Mapother's height is 6ft 0.5in (184cm)"
avi said on 29/Jun/13
Due to his large forehead yeah weak 6'1. People are saying 5'11ish cause of the eyeline. They are fooled that rob is equal with his eyebrows either way it'd still be more than 5'11 even if he had normal sized head.
Emil said on 3/Jun/13
5'11? rofl
Xior said on 29/Apr/13
Was shorter than Don in Mad Men (Jon Hamm)! Everything keeps suggesting that Jon Hamm is taller than his listing on this site.
Bakura said on 11/Feb/13
@Hob- What shoe advantage?
17, 6\'0 said on 1/Feb/13
6'1. 5'11 is ridiculous!
Trent said on 19/Jan/13
I think this listing is correct.
LJ said on 15/Jan/13
Looked 6'1 on Lost. Good listing.
Ka said on 15/Oct/12
Rob with Kellan at 6'0, does it make this guy 184 cm?
[Editor Rob: not impossible]
Larc-186.7cm-188.6cm said on 6/Sep/12
Looks 6'1.25 with 6'1 Lutz.
Danimal said on 18/Aug/12
avi said on 13/Jun/12
could be 6'1 flat...he probably has a shoe advantage here. you are under his eyebrows so hes definitely over 6'0.25
Hob said on 9/Jun/12
i clearly sees a 181cm guy beside rob. he does't stand badly and not even a eye brown level higher than rob. after shoe advantage on rob he is flat 5'11.
ANDREA[ITA] said on 21/Jan/12
Rob, the guy on the right side (in the photo you posted) is listed at 6'5 on the web. do you agree that he looks no more than 6'3.5 with kellan lutz and william?
peyman said on 9/Jan/12
I don't know how tall is a dress shoe , but here i see a 185 guy.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 7/Jan/12
He's 182.5cm or a weak 6"0 next
to Rob. There's about a 3.5in difference.
Doesn't look anything close to 185cm(6"1).

Probably closer to 6"0 than 6"1.
[Editor Rob: He's in a film, although how much I don't know, with kellan lutz]
ChiasmataX said on 3/Jan/12
184cm might be closer/same height as height challenger # 10. He's pushing 185cm because of his hairstyle.
shewşonko said on 28/Dec/11
ı think flat 6'1
Ras said on 12/Nov/11
He looks 5'11.5". If he is wearing a dress shoe He's 6'0" AT BEST here.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 27/Oct/11
Not over 183cm(6"0) in the pic...
lorne said on 12/Oct/11
Damn... at first I thought he was 6ft range with Rob, but at 2nd glance, is forehead is freakin huge! Honestly, he looks as if there is more than 5 inches from the top of his head to his eyes, Rob's head comes just above the eyes. Rob is always a hair over 5ft8, and 5ft8.25in at best by the afternoon, so considering this guy's forehead, he has more than 5 inches on Rob, so 6ft0.75 is correct. He may measure as low as 6ft0.5in at his lowest, but nothing less.

So legit 184.5-185cm guy, his forehead adds an extra inch from top of head to eye-level, making him appear shorter.

Do you have to pay attention to things like that when estimating they're heights Rob???
[Editor Rob: he might have 5-inch eyelevel, but I think he's got about 1/3rd inch more hair than I do]
USYD said on 27/Sep/11
Legend said on 23/Sep/11

Thanks captain obvious.
Dave said on 8/Sep/11
He is Tom Cruise's cousin
Balthier said on 8/Sep/11
If I am allowed to be picky, he looks 184 cm but 185 is alright aswell, I guess.
Legend said on 27/Aug/11
Accurate listing.
horacle said on 14/Aug/11
tony t.. said on 26/May/11
Whoa I thought this guy was like 6'3 or so. He looks HUGE compared to Nick Stahl in the movie In the Bedroom.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/May/11
I think 6"0.5(184cm)
Mathew said on 23/May/11
184 - 185 cm does seem right here...
dmeyer said on 22/May/11
nearer 6 ft with you rob
James said on 21/May/11
robs not standing straight either so i think 183cm
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/May/11
182-183cm in the pic with the lean...6"0.25-6"0.5 up straight.
James said on 8/May/11
he's 6ft
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/Apr/11
He's got the same eyeline as Tom Cruise...
James said on 24/Feb/11
James said on 14/Feb/11
184cm in the pic
Chameleon said on 11/Nov/10
I agree, hes bareley 6'1.
Matt said on 9/Nov/10
you know i actually used robs height comparison photo and used it with this guy and he only comes up to 183.5cm
sam said on 9/May/06
This guy looked a full 6'1" while on Lost.
Hmm said on 6/May/06
This guy is Tom Cruise's cousin. Did he inherit the obsessive lift gene I wonder?

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