How tall is E.T.

E.T.'s Height

3ft 4in (101.6 cm)

E.T is a Communications Engineer who grew up on the planet Liras Foplo. After crash landing on planet Earth, an introduction to Steven Spielberg changed his life...He was cast in a groundbreaking role - playing himself - in the blockbusting autobiographical film E.T: The Extra Terrestrial. I was lucky enough to meet him on his flying visit to Glasgow last year. In this picture he asked to be put on a table as he felt he would look too short in photos.

5ft 8 with E.T. (he's on my phone here with Spielberg talking about making a sequel!)

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Average Guess (6 Votes)
3ft 3.46in (100.2cm)
Richardspain said on 16/Oct/17
Hahahaha very good Rob! Nice picture!

I see ET has a good genetics and I see people of the planet Liras Foplo don't grow old nothing!! It's amazing!
S.J.H said on 19/Jan/17
Lol. He must be barefooted! 3'4 for sure
Sandy Cowell said on 20/Oct/16
I'm really surprised to see a picture of you, Rob, with this fellow! The closest I've ever got to giving him a cuddle was with an empty ET Bubble Bath container that I was given by a 4-year-old!
Editor Rob: he was a charming. Very quiet, but that's to be expected. He travelled a long way just to take a photo with me...
Arch Stanton said on 6/Nov/14
Viper thinks he's 3'1.5 max!! :-)
Gonzalo said on 5/May/14
E.T. wore lifts. Everybody knows that
Azi said on 2/Apr/14
Tnx for ur interesting site Rob.
MrTBlack said on 2/Apr/14
April fools joke!
Tim181 said on 2/Apr/14
I thought it was an 1st april joke,are you seriously going to keep this page, Rob.
Mathew said on 1/Apr/14
Visited the site today hoping to see Justin Bieber get upgraded to 5'9" or Stallone to 5'11" for April Fools day... Left more satisfied.
Voiceless Dental Fricative said on 1/Apr/14
Wow, Rob, I think constantly over list celebs but this one is just vulgar obscenity.

leonari said on 1/Apr/14
Once again you nailed it Rob. Good Job ;-)
Tommo said on 1/Apr/14
Lol, nicely played. Hopefully he's still a cool being to meet and hasn't gone all Hollywood on us!
linke said on 1/Apr/14
He's lying. He's 3'3" and 3/4 :)
Sean said on 1/Apr/14
Haha great listing for E.T
SAK said on 1/Apr/14
I swear ET could alter his height, by elongating his neck.
Sam said on 1/Apr/14
Two questions, Rob, is his neck full extended in the shot and what are you holding in your hand? A case of melting Reese's pieces as a bribe?
[Editor Rob: it's my phone, he was definitely trying to stretch up, but his neck ain't as flexible as it used to be]
miko said on 1/Apr/14
No visible lifts, and that neck looks in good posture after all these years.
Connor 184.5-185cm said on 1/Apr/14
I bet in dons he still wouldnt appear much taller lol
Connor 184.5-185cm said on 1/Apr/14
Rob if he can heal wounds and cuts with his magic finger then he can surely become taller?
[Editor Rob: he said be tried but it just didn't work...I told him about dons, he seemed intrigued.]
Connor 184.5-185cm said on 1/Apr/14
Rob did E.T. phone you at home to ask if you would play a part in the next film? i think you would be great im glad you got to meet him 3ft 4 looks right for him maybe aliens are real after all he seems friendly, and another question how tall do you think he would be when he raises his neck up over 4ft?
[Editor Rob: he said he can't raise his neck up much these days, it's over 30 years, he's getting on a bit now!

I am just waiting on the phonecall from Spielberg any day!]
MacReady said on 1/Apr/14
Bah! - Look at those lifts! This guy is obviously insecure about his height.
the shredder said on 1/Apr/14
lOL nice .
El Vest said on 1/Apr/14
Saw him once at an Theme Park - he was too short to get on the rollercoaster

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