Beau Bridges Height
5ft 10 ⅝ (179.4 cm)
American Actor best known for films The Fabulous Baker Boys, Norma Rae, The Landlord, The Descendants and TV series The Agency, Masters of Sex and Stargate: SG1. In a 1970 NY Times article it mentioned he was 5ft 10 as did a 1998 article describing his younger years, "A fine jock, but only 5-foot-10"
Beau himself mentioned in a 1975 interview "I'm five feet, 10 and five-eighths"
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Average Guess (4 Votes)
5ft 10.13in (178.1cm)
Nik said on 10/Feb/19
It's incredible that he stated his height to the nearest eighth of an inch!
said on 9/Feb/19
Lol, that's really specific. If I measured 5'10'' and five-eighths I would just simply claim 5'10'' and a half.
Beau doesn't seem like the kind of guy who would BS to such a specific figure, unless he was 5ft 9 5/8ths and pulled the double bluff. I doubt it though, he did seem at least in his peak years of 20's to 40's a solid 5ft 10.
said on 15/Aug/18
SHORTER than Amanda Tapping in Stargate? No way. He looked close to Michael Shanks' height. Definitely 5'10" even at that age and weight.
There were a few occasions Amanda was a bit taller, but it was when she was in a dress and heels.
Paul NS (6ft0.5)
said on 3/Feb/18
Rob, you think the 5/8 he gives is possible?
Ah, yes, Beau deserves it!
Scott said on 2/Dec/16
I believe it. He is nothing less than the listed height.
S.J.H said on 18/Oct/16
beau is 5'10.25 peak and 5'10 now unlike jeff bridges who claim up 6'2 at peak but never looks it. Modesty claimed for beau bridges
CDS said on 2/Mar/15
I'm going to say more around 5'8.5"-5'9" (not sure about his peak). He looked a few inches shorter than his dad Lloyd in a TV movie they did together in the early '90s, and I will bet you that Lloyd had dipped down to 5'10"-5'11" by then. Beau has held up well over the years, yes; not only looks many years younger than he is but also looks younger than brother Jeff who is like 8 years his junior! (the facial hair maybe??)
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 1/Jan/15
About 3in below Jeff
Dmeyer said on 31/Oct/14
Rob i met him he was 63 hr was Still solid 5'10 if not 10.25
cole said on 2/Sep/14
@Editor Rob: Yeah if he's been just a 5'10 guy in his prime he looks like he held up pretty good, but then he could have been a 5'10.25-10.5 kind of guy in his prime, and now can dip to 5'9.75 or so.
said on 30/Aug/14
@Editor Rob: The man is 72 years old, surely he's dropped a little since the 70-90's?
[Editor Rob: he could be a cm less now, surprisingly he looks like he's not lost that much really, just having a glance just now.]
Stark said on 23/May/13
I don't know if he is really 5'10" tall. I heard someone say that he was shorter. It's hard to say. Some of the actors he has played with, like Tony Musante, who's 5'9", look taller on camera.
LAN Jiao said on 14/Oct/11
Beau is right at 5'10. Jeff is 6ft.
Hansen said on 24/Aug/11
5ft10 sounds weir. 6ft1 jeff bridges often came 1-2inch on beau bridges. maybe beau was 5ft11.25 ?
said on 14/Jun/11
Peak yes ???
[Editor Rob: maybe peak, I watched him on stargate and think 178cm seemed reasonable for him.]
said on 13/Jun/11
Looked near 179 in person but 178 is possible Rob is 179 likely
[Editor Rob: not as sure he'd be 179cm recently anyway.]
lolo said on 8/Dec/10
in a scene in stargate tony amendola was clearly looking down at him
sprint84 said on 10/Jan/09
Met him a while back -- he seemed about 5'10" in shoes, so prob 5'9" barefoot. Jeff's probably about 4 inches taller -- I didn't meet him though.
Luis said on 17/Jun/08
I am fascinated with height, especially americans who were traditionally among the tallest people in the world. I am around 174 cm tall, and being a short guy I feel surprised that so many people in america are 178 cms tall, wish is just a little taller than me. May be measure is wrong
Bad Radio said on 1/Oct/07
i just watched the fabulous baker boys ..which stars beau and jeff bridges and jeff who is listed as 6'1 towered over beau. I think he's 5'9 - 5'8. Or jeff bridges is taller?
frem said on 9/Apr/07
I know this is a site about height, but does anybody know how much Beau weighs in lbs?
Frank2 said on 29/Apr/06
He was 5'10". I know since I worked with him. Perhaps he shrank by an inch.
Tj said on 28/Apr/06
His brother, in May 1 2006 says he is 5'9".
Frank2 said on 4/Mar/06
Worked with him on Swashbuckler. He's 5-10.
Frank2 said on 2/Mar/06
That's absolutely correct. His brother Beau is 6'2". Their dad was an even six feet.
vaj said on 13/Jan/06
I met him and I am 5'10" he is same height.
guitargod said on 3/Jan/06
If Beau Bridges is 5 10.5, how is it that he always appears shorter than Amanda Tapping in every scene in Stargate SG-1? Isn't she supposed to be around 5-8, or 9? Check it out when you get the chance.