How tall is Ben Stiller

Ben Stiller's Height

5ft 6 (167.6 cm)

American actor best known for starring in movies like Meet The Parents, Night at the Museum, Tropic Thunder and There's Something about Mary. He said in tvguide when filming keeping the faith beside 5ft 10 Jenna Elfman that he needed "shoe lifts and a sense of humor in bed". On Dec 8th 2000 in The Mirror Newspaper he is quoted: "The last thing I want to be is a 5ft 7ins guy walking down the street with a 6ft 2ins model, like, 'Hey! Look at me! Look what I can get now I got my d**k caught in my zipper".


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Average Guess (66 Votes)
5ft 5.9in (167.4cm)
Drexl said on 7/Jun/19
Five four and a half if he's lucky. Short-assed male actors are notorious for misrepresenting their height.
billionaireslayer said on 20/Mar/19
5'5 peak
c-mo said on 19/Mar/19
5'6 seems a little too low for him . he looks taller imo

my guess would be 5'7
Anonynon said on 19/Dec/18
Looking at various pics online, he does look on the short side, but nothing that sticks out. I think his long arms stick out more than his height... his real height is between 167-169. I think 5'6" is a good call, but when he stands next to Cruise his eye level is at his mouth, so he can be a weak 5'6" (167) as well...
RichardSpain said on 16/Dec/18
Not more than 167/168 cm . He looks short.
Yang said on 20/Sep/18
I would say he is 5ft 5inch range because he seems more than inch shorter than Jonah Hills whose height is 5ft 6 range. Referring to the one that they took picture with Vince Vaughn who's 6ft 4.5 as one of tallest celebrities other than Kobe Bryant on movie premiere. Pretty much similar height w/ Harry Potter star Daniel Redcliffe whos also 5ft 5 range....
Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 22/Aug/18
I recall watching a movie Jack Black and Ben Stiller did together through out the whole movie Ben look 1/4-3/8 shorter than Jack. That makes me wonder if Ben Stiller was always 5'5 3/4 claiming 5'7 with shoes. Jack Black always look between 5'6-5'6 1/8 to me.
trumbo said on 11/Aug/18
I passed him in NYC years ago. I'm a weak 5'9 barefoot, and he was really short. 5'5 max.
Nik said on 2/Jun/18
5'6" is possible but he is probably 5'5" and change!
Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 8/May/18
Chances to say Stiller have lose 1/4 or a fraction now at 53.
Smiles03 said on 24/Apr/18
He's light a medium 5'7
MJKoP said on 21/Apr/18
EthanCouch said on 22/Mar/18
I’d say he’s 5’5.5 change it to that.


Gotta agree with Mr. Affluenza here.
EthanCouch said on 22/Mar/18
I’d say he’s 5’5.5 change it to that.
El Capitan America said on 22/Feb/18
@Joel, JTM

Yes dodgeball is a very good example of his height. Also I saw While We are young but I think Driver lifts so maybe that movie is not as good to use. Be does look 5'5 or 5'5 1/2. Because he is short it makes his comedy ten times better because he has more odds against him. I wonder if any model looking, good body, tall, young, comedians are a success?
Im 171CM said on 8/Feb/18
Thought he was taller than this oh well lol...
joel said on 1/Feb/18
5'5 1/2. c'mon--just look at dodgeball. super short.
The One123 said on 12/Jan/18
Rob, I think you should upgrade him to your original 1.69 meter estimate. I think thats more appropriate for him.
Dave said on 11/Jan/18
A bit over 5 foot 6
Jtm said on 28/Nov/17
He doesn't look over 5'5 with Adam driver in while we're young and not sure about the footwear but he's at least inch shorter than Brady Corbet listed 5'6 here.
Dmeyer said on 20/Nov/17
To me he didnt look under 169cm in person
Sacred said on 6/Nov/17
5'6.75"
KH said on 3/Oct/17
Considering he says himself he is 5'7 just knowing that and how most people, especially celebrities even tall ones, like to pad there height he has to be right around this range after seeing him in a lot of movies. Can't imagine a full 5'7. He looks like a 5'6 guy maybe 5'6 and some change. Always hilarious.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 23/Sep/17
Also known for Reality Bites, Along Came Polly, Dodgeball and The Royal Tenenbaums...
postmanjones said on 1/Sep/17
I always saw him as 5ft7-8 but 5ft6 seems just about right
Jtm said on 31/Aug/17
He's at least 4 inches shorter than Adam Sandler and I doubt Sandler is over 5'9.
Timothy Jones said on 31/Aug/17
Great actor. Does not seem as low as 5 foot 5. I'd give him atleast 5 foot 6.
Simon said on 12/Aug/17
I've met him. He's tiny. Absolutely tiny. I'm 6' even. I was in flats, he was in big lifts and still 5" shorter than me. I'd go 5'4 to 5'5" for this guy. My wife is 5'3" and in heels was the same height as him in lifts.
5'11.25 at noon. said on 10/Aug/17
I'd give him 169cm he doesn't appear to be 170.18cm
rob.with.graditude said on 17/Jul/17
5'6.25? maybe?
Joe said on 14/Jul/17
Is 5'7" possible for Stiller? And is 5'5 3/4" range possible?
Editor Rob: visitor dmeyer met him and he didn't really seem 5ft 7.
Dean said on 30/Jun/17
Definitely not 5 foot 5. 5 foot 7 at the most
Parker said on 2/Apr/17
5'5 for Stiller is too low. It would put Hoffman at 5'4 and Michael J Fox at 5'1

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GP said on 28/Mar/17
There was a photo that Dmeyer had with him from Dodgeball. If I remember correctly he looked at 6" shorter. Didn't Jonah Hill look taller than him by at least an inch? I just checked and Rob lists Jonah at 5'6.25". I doubt there is only .25" difference between them. He needs to be downgraded to closer to 5'5" or Jonah needs to be upgraded to 5'7", but I think Jonah is around 5'6" and Ben is 5'5".
Shredder said on 28/Mar/17
I always thought he was more 5'7 and has loose posture
anais said on 27/Mar/17
Too bad if he is really 167 and looks 1.55
John said on 26/Mar/17
Rob, this is him with 5'7.75 Tom Cruise. Click Here
Editor Rob: yes, I had one of Those pictures from a few years ago...even with an inch of lift, it would be thoroughly shameless listing stiller and cruise at 5ft 7!

The heel on Cruise shoe isn't over an inch. If he had a 1.5 internal lift he's still not going to get much over 2 inches...
mande2013 said on 11/Mar/17
Agreed. I've seen Stiller in person with flip flops on, and 167-168 range seems way too low. I thought he could be close to 169.
Nova176 said on 30/Jan/17
He might need to be upgraded. I've been trying desperately to see Tom as a full 5'7.75/172 but he doesn't look 2 inches taller than Stiller. About a little more than a inch, I could easily see him as being 5'6.5 with Edward Norton as well
Dmeyer said on 28/Jan/17
On person 10 years back looked more 168-9cm than 167-8cm
John said on 19/Jan/17
Always looked 5'4.5 to me.
Eddie said on 4/Dec/16
I am a strong 5'8", and have a good friend of mine who is at best 5'7", or close enough to it. He recently met Ben Stiller and said that he was either his height, or a little bit shorter than he was. So, there is no way that stiller is over 5'7", and could very likely be 5'6" in his older age. I think this height is spot on accurate.
Maztt said on 29/Nov/16
Looks a good 5.5 to me
mande2013 said on 15/Nov/16
I've seen him in person with flip-flops on. He seemed a bit taller than 5'6 flat, more 5'6.5-5'6.75 honestly.
S.J.H said on 14/Nov/16
Rob, how possible was 5'5.75 167cm for stiller since 5'6 is few mm under 168cm?
Editor Rob: SJH, I wouldn't go this low for Stiller. If he looks it at times, I think it is just a bit of poorer posture.
Darius said on 6/Oct/16
Hey rob, isn't 168 cm a few mm above 5'6" with 5'6" being somewhere in 167 range?
Editor Rob: yeah 167.64, but I just display the closest whole cm for any of the feet/inch marks.
Dmeyer said on 4/Sep/16
Hé fulled me for near 170cm in person
JoeB89 said on 3/Sep/16
Hey Rob, what do you think is his lowest height? 167.5 or 168cm?
Editor Rob: now at times he can look under 168, but maybe it is just posture. I suppose at age 50 a little fraction lost isn't unrealistic.
Powerhouse said on 8/Aug/16
He is built oddly, like a chimpanzee. He gives a impression of looking almost kid size. If he is really 5'6 than 5'6 can look shorter than i thought. I feel like Stiller and Jack Black are both 5'5-5'5.5. He is quite a bit shorter than Tom Cruise, and he gets dwarfed in everything he is in. If he looks that tiny on screen i seriously doubt he is 5'6.
realtalk said on 30/Jul/16
so is jason priestley not 5'6.5?
hbode said on 28/Jul/16
5'6" seems right from what I've seen.
JarvisOS said on 2/Jul/16
Rob, is 5'7" possible for stiller in his younger days? Is 5'6" his current height?
Editor Rob: don't think he's really lost much height at all, even by 50.
Shredder said on 20/Jun/16
Interesting pic , A pro and a Con of pics like that! Pro , It makes you laugh at how weird pics can show height that are not their real ranges , Con , People take them seriously!
ayo said on 18/Jun/16
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John Cena said on 1/Jun/16
Fake:171
Real:169
Lendal said on 21/May/16
5'6" does seem about right.
Deadpool said on 11/May/16
Peak:170(5'7)
Now:169(5'6.5)
Chase Witherspoon said on 13/Apr/16
There was until recently a lifesize cutout of him as Zoolander 2 in a dept store locally, and he looked 5'7 in typical canvas footwear..
Blake said on 4/Apr/16
Apparently his mum is the same height as him what do you think Rob?
Editor Rob: in a few photos from when she was 70-80 he looks a couple of inches taller, but then many women at that age have lost 2 or even 3 inches, so it's not unreasonable to think she was at least his height when younger.
MD said on 13/Feb/16
I wasn't arguing lost height, I was arguing a mislisting from the start.
Editor Rob: he can definitely look sub 5ft 6 at times, but how much of that could be just looser stance is debatable.
MD said on 10/Feb/16
@Rob

Unless there is something in Lewis (5'7.5") Hamilton's shoes, here, something does not appear right with this listing, because they are in very similar footwear, and not only that but while both are not standing their straightest, Hamilton is probably losing even a bit more than Stiller.

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It appears even if straightened up, the top of Stiller's would maybe get up to Hamilton's eyebrows?
Editor Rob: I'm not sure Ben's lost height by 50. I'd be surprised if Ben didn't have worse posture than lewis, who at times can still look 5ft 8 range.
NBAer said on 8/Feb/16
With user Dmeyer,he looks like 166-167.so he might be a weak 5'6 guy in all fairness...
mande2013 said on 6/Feb/16
It was hard for me to accurately determine how tall I thought he was. I spotted him in some Tuscan hill-top village with his wife where we just so happened to be on vacation at the same time. Understandably, we weren't on flat ground, but his body type honestly seemed like that of a weak 5'7 guy.
mande2013 said on 6/Feb/16
I've seen Stiller up close with flip-flops on. He ain't under 168.
Bruce 5'11.6 said on 18/Jan/16
Around 5'7 or 5'8
Robbin said on 24/Sep/15
The camera angle from PR photos pushes ben look like 5'4 guy in senakers. But i believe he was at least 5'5.5 , 5'7 with footwear perhaps
losdako said on 21/Aug/15
Is this possible he can be measured to 167 range? Rob?
[Editor Rob: I doubt he'd measure that low.]
jtm said on 2/Aug/15
look at him with dustin hoffman. this listing is still generous.
Mshaqs said on 29/Jul/15
He looks 5 foot 7 to me, he might end up a bit under that at days end.
CD said on 26/Jun/15
Yeah solid 168 / 5ft 6.25 like Jonah Hill and Sean Astin. Surprisingly wears thin sneakers a lot of the time and would likely measure just about 5ft 7 in those ones above.
OK123 said on 23/Jun/15
very solid 168cm
mande2013 said on 19/Jun/15
I really think he's more weak 5'7 than flat 5'6, so 169cm range may be more accurate.
george209 said on 9/Jun/15
Rob, I'm pretty sure he's a solid 5'7?
Lorne??? said on 3/Apr/15
Yeah, this makes sense. Alba looks a bit taller, and she's more 168 herself!
S.J.H said on 3/Apr/15
Nail it! For long i suspect his this tall.
Andrea said on 12/Feb/15
Rob, what made you drop half an inch?
[Editor Rob: I think he more often looks 168.]
vilgotaan said on 20/Jan/15
He looks like a dwarf in comparison to Vince Vaughn in Dodgeball xD (;
Barker said on 26/Dec/14
Ben is actually 5' 5" in bare feet.....and, of course , varies with shoes.
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Lonestar said on 15/Dec/14
This site is funny. Firstly 5'7 claim jonah hill is not a single mm shorter than ben stiller but get listed 5'6 and stiller 5'6.5 while secondly charles barkley eho claim 6'4.75 was 3inch over 6'3 listed here dwayne johnson
Realist said on 5/Nov/14
That 1/2 inch can be removed.
bandet said on 23/Oct/14
There is no way Stiller is taller than Cruise - 'Markus' Where do you get that from?! Cruise is at the least an inch taller. I know rob has him at 5ft7.75 but i would wager a hefty bet that Cruise is around 5ft8.25
Markus from Italy said on 13/Oct/14
I think Stiller's taller than Cruise. There's plenty of images on the web showing that Stiller is taller (bare foot) than Cruise on heels so if Stiller is 169 cm than cruise is at least 4 cm shorter.
Sam said on 19/Aug/14
Hmm, he might just be edged out by Jon Stewart. Stiller's one of the few guest Stewart meets on even ground.
Sam said on 13/Aug/14
He does look only a fraction taller than 5'6" Jack Black and very close to 5'6.25" Jonah Hill so I guess this is accurate.
the shredder said on 13/Aug/14
maybe he is at least as listed , 5'7 is not that hard to buy for him.
Dmeyer said on 11/Aug/14
In person seemed about 5'7 for some reason
fsd said on 1/Aug/14
looks 5'5ft
5ft7 in bare feet said on 22/Jun/14
Between 5'6 and 5'7 sounds about right to me. 175 sounds way heavier than he looks in any of his movies. Unless he stopped exercising and developed a beer gut between movies. He's usually in pretty good shape.
Dmeyer said on 15/Jun/14
Rob i met Stiller i think 169cm is his low height Wakes at 171cm you had him 5'7.25 8 yrs ago , can look 170cm at Times so 169 is good i dont think he is just 168cm
edguy282 said on 5/Jun/14
Based on @seahawksfan pictures, I'd give the following heights:

167cm Jack Black
169cm Ben Stiller
173cm Robert Downey Jr.
Damon said on 13/May/14
175 lbs?!! That's pretty crazy. He was fairly muscular in Tropic Thunder and may have come near 165 lbs, which, for a 5'6.5 guy is fairly built. But, from what I've seen, he hasn't kept that figure and seems more like 150 lbs. He's never had very big legs
Clay said on 10/May/14
I believe 175 lbs at some point.
I\'m right said on 3/Mar/14
I'm smart. Ben Stiller is about 5'7 1/2. His father is 5'6" spparently.
dmeyer said on 26/Jan/14
in pics i tend to look 6 ft or 6 ft 0.5 in but he didnt look shorter than 5 ft 6.5 in person
Christian said on 25/Jan/14
Is listed as 5'7.5 on a dating site in "The Secret Life of Walter Mitty".
Troy buckmen said on 24/Jan/14
He only looks a couple inches taller than listed 5'3.5 Patton oswalt
Adamz said on 19/Jan/14
What do we have to go on? Looks real short in movies.
avi said on 6/Jan/14
@dmeyer

In the picture you look over inches taller. Is 5'5.5 possible?
richkid123 said on 2/Jan/14
@SeaHawksfan That is not a .75-1 inch difference with Jack Black. More like a few millimeters maybe. I think he is flat 5'6". For some reason Bieber looks taller than him though.
Powerhouse said on 19/Dec/13
Looks about a flat 5'6.
the shredder said on 8/Dec/13
5'7 is not crazy but 175 Lbs? I say 155.
The Exorcist said on 26/Nov/13
With (6'2.5" listed) Andy Murray.
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truth said on 22/Oct/13
I think Stiller is 168cm flat at night tops. He has not started shrinking, he was always 5ft6-7 anyway he looked it in movies. 5ft8 is a blatant lie.
avery_t said on 21/Oct/13
men don't start to shrink until their late 50's. people DO shrink, but it happens much later in life that people under 25 think it does.
Yves said on 18/Oct/13
I don't understand how people now rating him lower than 5'7, he maybe now 5'7 but before he was taller than 5'8 that's for sure.
avery_t said on 16/Oct/13
I'm 5' 7.5" at breakfast and 5' 7" in the afternoon. I'm Jewish and about the same age as Stiller (4 years younger). Anyhow, once when I was leaving Equinox is NYC, Greta Gerwig checked me out (she was sitting in the lounge area on a laptop). It was about the time she made that movie with Stiller. From this, I deduce that I am the exact same height as Stiller and vice versa, which would make him 5' 7" at lunch.
tinybubbles said on 14/Oct/13
Saw him last night at the Mill Valley Film Festival. He looked fabulous! I was a few feet away and compared him to my height. Accounting for his dress shoes, I would say he is 5'6".
Pauline said on 26/Sep/13
He was only a little bit taller than Jennifer Aniston who is 5 ft 5.
Balrog said on 26/Sep/13
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Cnut the Great said on 20/Sep/13
probably 5'5"... jerry stiller is ver short as well probaly 5'4"
Mike T said on 13/Sep/13
5'5" max
issa said on 7/Sep/13
Ben Stiller is 5 ft 6 max in that picture with Andy murray
jean said on 2/Sep/13
Rob in this pic with andy murray ( listed here as 189cm) , Ben stiller looks more than 20cm shorter.

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Max said on 18/Aug/13
He is 5'5" tops. 5'7" is sms adjusted.
Mike T said on 1/Aug/13
5'5" Tom Cruise has 2 inches on him and he's like 5'7"
Mandy said on 31/Jul/13
He is only 2 inches taller than his dad who is 5'3.
Jason said on 24/Jul/13
Why is people's height listed about one inch less on Celebheights? Just in general.
teej said on 1/Jul/13
I think that height is about right for him, great actor though.. Anyways all the funny actors short!
Silent d said on 23/Jun/13
I doubt he is liftless. 168cm for stiller.
Parker said on 22/Jun/13
A liftless Cruise looks 2 inches taller....one of the listings is off.

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me said on 4/Feb/13
I've seen him wearing his lift shoes before and he seems to be more than 5'7" with them on, I'm guestimating he's actually closer to his dad's height of 5'5.5"
Balrog said on 25/Jan/13
5'6'' flat
Nick said on 8/Jan/13
Saw him in person in NYC, I was 5'8 at the time and had at least 2 inches on him, similar footwear, he can't be anything over 5'6 IMO
Steven said on 12/Dec/12
over 5'6 is damn big joke. 166-167cm top
Dmeyer said on 15/Oct/12
I met him hé looks more 5'6.5-6.75 than 5'6 flat
matt678 said on 1/Oct/12
downey wearslike 3 inch lifts that make him 5 ft11 benstillers a solid 5ft6
Louis said on 25/Sep/12
downey jr. towers him, i'd be surprised if he's anything over 164
Silent d said on 18/Sep/12
169cm. He has bad posture. Actually all comedic actors have bad posture. I think it makes them funnier. Emma stone was wearing at least 4 inch heels. It's the oscars. She is not going to wear flats.
Christian said on 13/Sep/12
A friend of mine is filming with Stiller on Iceland. He said Stiller was just under 170 cm so I think Rob is pretty spot on.
johnnyfive said on 5/Sep/12
I think Stiller is between 5'4, or 5'5 MAX. 5'6 listed Emma Stone dwarfed him at the Academy Awards this year. If they were the same height, the difference cannot be this much, I don't care how big her heels are under that dress.

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Indy1357 said on 28/Aug/12
Went to madam tusaauds in San Antonio and they had a wax model of Stiller that they claim was accurate to him in real life. He was maybe 5'4".
Dan said on 21/Aug/12
Same height as Jack Black, who is about 5'6".

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MaskDeMasque said on 6/Aug/12
@Marc

lifts probably. there's no way stiller is taller than 5'6.5.
Marc said on 5/Aug/12
i just saw neighbor hood watch and he looks maybe an inch and half or even two inches taller than 5ft6 jonah hill
bill said on 2/Aug/12
He is 3 inches taller than 5''3 Dustin Hoffman so i think Ben Stiller is 167cm
BigT said on 30/Jul/12
166 cm
Shaun said on 16/Jun/12
Spot on in my opinion, maybe 5'6" at lowest.
Dem said on 29/Jan/12
Close to 170cm in person
steven said on 16/Jan/12
i won be surprise he is under 5'5 barefoot.
John said on 18/Dec/11
@ Globotron : This is a website about celebrity heights, bozo.
Silent d said on 10/Dec/11
169cm. Short funny guy.
Ciccio said on 6/Dec/11
He's about 5'5. He's very short
the shredder said on 5/Dec/11
I agree , it does not matter if he is 5'5 or 5'7 its short below average so just accept the 5'6.5 listing and also that Cruise owns him !
Globotron said on 3/Dec/11
Jeez, leave the guy alone..5'5 5'6 5'7..whats the difference? either way he's short. so what if he lied about an inch or two, big deal..how many people bs about their height and weight?
chris said on 25/Nov/11
I met Stiller in New York City, didn't even realize he was standing right behind me at first! I'm only 5'1" and he's not a whole lot taller than me so I'd fall in with the around 5'5" crowd.
Adamz said on 21/Nov/11
little focker is about 5'6"
LAN Jiao said on 19/Oct/11
Stiller is 5'5. Maybe a fration over 5'5. 1inch shy of 5'6 jonah hill.
jake, 1.82 m said on 7/Oct/11
Could be a weak 170 cm or 5ft 6.75in.
the AMAZING Babushka said on 28/Sep/11
5'7" with shoes on
Legend said on 23/Sep/11
No, Stiller is not even close to 5'7. He's 5'5.5ish like I said.
ACG said on 23/Sep/11
He's 5'7". the dude saw the truth.
the dude said on 18/Sep/11
Have met both Eddie Murphy and Ben Stiller and being 5'8 1/2" w/o shoes, I'm right in the middle of them.Met Murphy in Tampa and Stiller in Orlando. I'm an 1-1' 1/2" taller than Stiller and about an inch shorter than Murphy. That makes Stiller 5'7" and Murphy 5'9 1/2"...
Legend said on 10/Sep/11
5'5.5-5'5.75
Shaun said on 13/Aug/11
Again Rob is spot on with this one. Could dip under 5'6" after a long day.
Larc 6 ft 1.75 in said on 8/Aug/11
A recent pic with Eddie Murphy, who clearly owns him since he looks almost 4inches taller, check it:

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I'm starting to doubt if he's really 5'6.5.
We have also take in consideration that Robert de Niro can be 5'7.5 or even 5'7 flat today, and still looks around 2inches taller than him.
Bon_ said on 28/Jul/11
Strong 5'7.
The greatest person alive in the world today said on 27/Jul/11
i would buy stiller at 5'6", but then what does that make Jerry stiller 5'5"?? that would mean Kevin James Borther Gary Valentine is about 5'5" They are about the same height on the show, and i would give GAry Valentine 5'7"
Jack said on 19/Jul/11
Stiller is 5'6'' max, possibly 5'5.5''.
TruebloodFan said on 11/Jul/11
@Ka says on 4/Jul/11

'Hey quit copying my quote, ye old Croat. Dude, not cool for making a mockery on my quote b/c I got higher estimate on some celebs and you can't take it. Well take it & try to fairly counter my argument, but don't EVER insult the "upgraders"; we don't upgrade everything, just like you and other of your "True brigade" don't chop off every celeb height. I give you credit for not a celeb hater, yet you're making fun of me. That's not right.'

lmao, wtf? who's quoting you? making a mockery of YOU? that's not right - you find urself way 2 important Ka. wasn't alluding at you at all ye old paranoid. It isn't true I 'chop off' every celeb height. The heights listed here are estimates. I have my own estimates, but guys like Rampage, Rich Hall, Viper and Bon sometimes, Metric especially are trolls. For guessing heights, I'm not driven by emotions like you, but reference points. When I guess them, I try to make the difference in estimated heights consistent. As for 'chopping off'...Cruise is 5ft7.5 at least for me. Clooney is 5ft11 or a fraction more peak. Had spinal injury. Arnold as listed, or a cm less. Sly 5ft9 peak. Kurt Russell 5ft9 at least. Looked 5ft9.5 in 'Escape from New York'. Sorry for seeing Stiller, Downey Jr. and Efron shorter than Cruise. Sorry for agreeing with Brad when he says Damon, Sly and Cruise are the same height. you seem so touched by my comments. more than by those made by other posters. I can understand that. it's just common sense. if I was a troll, you wouldn't be so touched.
Benoy said on 11/Jul/11
Ben is 5'5'' to 5'6'' max
Ka said on 4/Jul/11
TruebloodFan says on 28/Jun/11
Rampage should form 'the chronic upgrader brigade'. Rampage, don't ever be an architect or anything that has to do with space, dimensions or anything of the sort.

Hey quit copying my quote, ye old Croat. Dude, not cool for making a mockery on my quote b/c I got higher estimate on some celebs and you can't take it. Well take it & try to fairly counter my argument, but don't EVER insult the "upgraders"; we don't upgrade everything, just like you and other of your "True brigade" don't chop off every celeb height. I give you credit for not a celeb hater, yet you're making fun of me. That's not right.

Anyway about Stiller, 169-170 is right for him, take either of those marks. Dmeyer got this one spot on. Ben does have a small frame so gives a shorter impression compare to more broader 5'7-5'8 guys. That also means Cameron Diaz is somewhere in 171-172 range, weak 5'8
TruebloodFan said on 28/Jun/11
Rampage should form 'the chronic upgrader brigade'. Rampage, don't ever be an architect or anything that has to do with space, dimensions or anything of the sort.
Legend said on 24/Jun/11
Diaz is 5'7

Stiller is more like 5'5.5
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 12/Jun/11
5ft7 at least...only an inch shorter than 173cm Cameron Diaz
truth said on 6/Jun/11
owen 5ft9 the "short guy" stiller is 5ft5.
Danimal said on 31/May/11
I\'M right says on 29/May/11
Stiller is 5'8" Robert Downey Jr. is 5'10" I KNOW about heights. Anyone wanna aske me?

Oh God.....Your 5'10" Robert Downey Jr. has kids like you fooled. He wears insane platform shoes (5" at times).. He's never been over 5'6" imo...
I\'M right said on 29/May/11
Stiller is 5'8" Robert Downey Jr. is 5'10" I KNOW about heights. Anyone wanna aske me?
dmeyer said on 27/May/11
he might be 5 ft 7 he looks 1.5 smaller than deniro while ben has a 1 to 1.5cm trainer i met the guy he is close to 5 ft 7 i can buy 5 ft 6.5 to 5 ft 7 not 5 ft 6 and not 5 ft 7.5
jamieorr4 said on 12/May/11
he can look shorter than jack black he can look 54 and jack looks 55 to me but they could both be 54 imo.
ka said on 27/Apr/11
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sorry for the inconvienience
ka said on 26/Apr/11
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Looks 3 inches shorter than 5'10.5 Owen Wilson. 169 is right for Ben
Hope the links work
Chameleon said on 23/Apr/11
Yeah I guess I'll just go with the estimate.
TruebloodFan said on 22/Apr/11
@Chameleon says on 16/Apr/11
This guy looked so small in Along Came Polly with Jennifer Anniston.......

169cm? I really doubt it honestly lol

He doesn't wear lifts. At 5ft6.5, to look small is the easiest thing. But he's no midget, I'd bet on ~169cm any day.

@Larc 6 ft 1.5 in ; @dmeyer

Agreed.
dmeyer said on 20/Apr/11
in person 5 ft 6.5 to 5 ft 7
Chameleon said on 16/Apr/11
This guy looked so small in Along Came Polly with Jennifer Anniston.......

169cm? I really doubt it honestly lol
Carter said on 16/Apr/11
Rob I have always wondered are the heights of the celebs with shoes or without? Is ben 5 6.5 with regular one inch shoes on?

[Editor Rob: think of them without shoes on]
TruebloodFan said on 15/Apr/11
@Shelly says on 12/Mar/11
I met him at an event. I would guess him to be around 5'4 or 5'5 tops. Very short, but very cute.

5ft4 is crazy. Stiller is ~5ft6. as listed, just short, nothing especially short. Diaz is inch or inch and a half taller barefoot, but she towers him in heels drastically.
Aaron said on 1/Apr/11
"Ben stiller wears size 11 and is 5'6.5?! im 5'11 and wear 10s"
I'm almost 6'5" and I wear size 12, and I'm by no means a small guy. Think about it... Stiller is inches taller than both his parents. He probably did sports of some kind (unlike me) and his feet developed accordingly. He's also got a huge head for his height and wears lifts like crazy so he looks and seems 5'8" or taller.
Legend said on 31/Mar/11
5'5 more than likely
Kevin said on 27/Mar/11
Years ago I did background on "freaks and geeks". They made two lines behind the scenes and told us when to cross the set. Ben Stiller stood right next to me (6-0) waiting to do his guest appearance. 5'6" is very generous.
Shelly said on 12/Mar/11
I met him at an event. I would guess him to be around 5'4 or 5'5 tops. Very short, but very cute.
TheVerve180 said on 11/Mar/11
5ft5 to 5ft6. Looks plain short to me.
Mr. Kaplan said on 8/Mar/11
De Niro is 5'7".
Dave said on 6/Mar/11
Gaylord Focker looked like about 5ft6.5in next to Robert Deniro
tell-em said on 28/Feb/11
hes not even close to 5'7". go see little fockers and you'll know exactly wht i mean
Bon_ said on 27/Feb/11
He's 5'7 absolute minimum, but has a small frame so might appear wild short.
SolidSnake said on 26/Feb/11
Ben stiller wears size 11 and is 5'6.5?! im 5'11 and wear 10s
tell-em said on 15/Feb/11
that is ridiculous, he is not 5'7".
Adamz said on 13/Feb/11
This little focker is short. No way is he NEAR 5-8. The listing here is accurate.
NCL said on 11/Feb/11
I came across this casting notice below which has Ben Stiller at 5'7". I can't provide the link because you have to sign in so I copy and pasted it:

RE: Ben Stiller and Eddie Murphy Body Double for Movie Promo Print Shoot Body Double for Movie Poster (will be shot fully clothed from the neck down, so no faces shown and no recognizability)

[ EXACT SIZE BODY DOUBLE FOR BEN STILLER ]
Mid 30s - Mid 40s Caucasian Male, medium Caucasian skin tone and MUST BE EXACTLY 5'7"!! Also, should have good hands and MUST BE the exact sizes listed, as these are the size of the clothing that BEN will wear for this poster, and the body double must fit PERFECTLY into the exact same wardrobe. Must be available to shoot this Sunday from 1-6pm in Brooklyn (however, shoot is expected to wrap a bit earlier). Please SUBMIT ASAP if you are the EXACT height (5'7") AND the EXACT sizes listed and available this SUNDAY!!!

MUST BE the following sizes:
Suit: 38R
Shirt: 15 3/4 neck with 34 sleeve
Pant: 31-32 waist with 32 inseam
Shoe 10.5-11
jib said on 11/Feb/11
There's an ad today seeking a body double for Ben, which requires someone EXACTLY 5'7".
Bon_ said on 10/Feb/11
yes, tower.
TruebloodFan said on 9/Feb/11
Stiller is 5ft6 barefoot in 'Meet the Parents'(pool scene). 169 is also 5ft6 so it's fine really. Cruise is always a 5ft7 flat.

@Bon_ says on 3/Feb/11
Changed my mind about Stiller to 5'7 flat. Strong 5'7.
Cruise isn't taller than Stiller, i think Stiller could tower on Cruise.

'tower'? lmao Bonaparte
Bon_ said on 3/Feb/11
Changed my mind about Stiller to 5'7 flat. Strong 5'7.
Cruise isn't taller than Stiller, i think Stiller could tower on Cruise.
Parker said on 3/Feb/11
Bon_ says on 2/Feb/11
@ Parker, I can't see their feet in that clip.

Well you can see their feet here
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And here's another from the same group pic
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So you give Stiller 5'7.5 and Cruise 5'3-5'4?.......I think your trolling.
the shredder said on 2/Feb/11
LOL Stiller is listed 5'8 on sites and Cruise 5'7 ... The real deal is Stiller 5'6 and Cruise 5'8 !
Bon_ said on 2/Feb/11
@ Parker, I can't see their feet in that clip.
Tom Cruise really makes effort to pass off as a strong 5'9, huh? how pathetic.
leonari said on 2/Feb/11
I see him at 5'6" flat these days.
Parker said on 2/Feb/11
Bon_ says on 28/Jan/11
Parker, I'd bet a million dollars that Cruise is standing on a box or wears unseen monster heels.

Absolute rubbish. There's ton's of pics and video clips out there. Cruise has 2 inches on Stiller.
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the shredder said on 2/Feb/11
Stiller is 5'6 ... LOL John Stewart and Stiller both 5'6.5 ?
J said on 1/Feb/11
John Stewart on his show recently said he is 5'6 to 5'7. And he is taller than Ben Stiller:
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Bon_ said on 28/Jan/11
Parker, I'd bet a million dollars that Cruise is standing on a box or wears unseen monster heels. Stiller claims 5'8, so what is Cruise trying to achieve here, 5'10 ? lol, he's 5'5 absolute max. Barefoot, of course.
Bon_ said on 28/Jan/11
I give Stiller 5'7.5 - 5'7.75
Bon_ said on 25/Jan/11
Well, with 5'3 - 5'4 Winona Ryder in 'Reality bites' he did look comfortably taller in full body shots, and he didn't seem to be particularly lifted. So I'd give him the listed height, maybe even the full 5'7.
Parker said on 25/Jan/11
J says on 24/Jan/11
Ridiculous..he's a solid 5'8"..shots w/ other actors all point to that.

So you think Tom Cruise is 5'10?

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J said on 24/Jan/11
Ridiculous..he's a solid 5'8"..shots w/ other actors all point to that.
Shaun said on 19/Jan/11
He looks 5 ft 6.
smelly said on 15/Jan/11
he's 5ft 6 to 5ft 7 range.
some guy said on 14/Jan/11
I agree with the listing, he is not very funny either.
tell-em said on 10/Jan/11
this guy is 5'5". he was 4 inches shorter than 5'10" owen wilson in LITTLE FOCKERS, but stiller had footwear advantage.
the shredder said on 6/Jan/11
Rob , do you think he can be 5'6 ?

[Editor Rob: there's a chance he is that mark]
Legend said on 5/Jan/11
M. says on 5/Jan/11
He's 5'7. He's been to the restaurant where I work more than once and he's exactly my height. I'm very curious about actors' heights and I do notice those things.
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He's 5'5.75, sorry to break it to you. If you are his height then you are also 5'5.75.
linke said on 5/Jan/11
Rob,where's his photo with dmeyer?

[Editor Rob: I need to find it again]
M. said on 5/Jan/11
He's 5'7. He's been to the restaurant where I work more than once and he's exactly my height. I'm very curious about actors' heights and I do notice those things.
JJ said on 2/Jan/11
Short guys usually bump their height up a couple of inches (i kno from experience lol). If he says hes 5'7 then hes probably like 5'5 in reality.
krazy krippled! said on 2/Jan/11
Dustin The Hoff is 5'5.5, so Stiller might be 5'6.5-5'7 tops, he has a square body, so it gives the impression of being smaller, imo.
Anonymous said on 2/Jan/11
he is 5'5 look driver license and ben next to hoffman (1,60m)
Canopus said on 2/Jan/11
He is about an inch taller than 5'4" (5'3.5" on here) Amy Adams in Night at the Museum 2. She has maybe a slight shoe advantage in the movie of 0.5". Usually movies aren't great judges of height but the height difference is pretty consistant through out. I will be generous and say 5'6".
Chris said on 15/Dec/10
Robert Downey Jr = 5'8
Tom Cruise = 5'8 (seems more like 5'7)
Jack Black = 5'5
He looks around an inch shorter than Tom, an inch taller than Jack, and between 2 to 3 inches shorter than Rob, I'd say 5'6.
Loki said on 14/Dec/10
5ft4 or 5ft5 TOPS... he looks REALY short
Anonymous said on 13/Dec/10
Never looks taller than 5'6" and he wears lifts in some of his movies.
Ari said on 12/Dec/10
He's maybe 5'5", 5'6" tops...I am 5'10" and he was much shorter than me.
walker said on 11/Dec/10
5 foot 7 and weighs about 155-165
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Nov/10
169-170cm
SpaceExplorer said on 6/Nov/10
5'5.75. I'm 5'6.5 and I can tell just by all the pictures here that he's a bit shorter than me.
Mr. Kaplan said on 4/Nov/10
If he's 5'8", Vince Vaughn has to be 6'8". Click Here

Stop this nonsense already.
Legend said on 4/Nov/10
5'6 on a good day.
Ejel Khan said on 25/Jun/09
Stiller is 5'6" at best
Ed T. said on 24/Jun/09
For anyobody on this page to suggest that Stiller might be 5'8" or anything close to it is absurd. Ben Stiller is a short guy! I would not be surprised at all if Stiller is below 5'6". No way is he above 5'6" barefoot. 5'8" is within the "average" range of height. How can anybody actually watch a Ben Stiller movie annd come away thinking he is of average or close to average height? As Rising Force has stated, Tom Cruise appears to have a good 1.5" on Stiller. Even if you want to believe that Cruise is 5'8" ( personally, I don't believe Cruise is one bit over 5'7")than the maximum Stiller could possibly be is 5'6.5"
Ejel Khan said on 24/Jun/09
Ben Stiller is a notorious short-arse. Few years ago, he appeared on Jonathan Ross's show to promote Starsly & Hutch with Owen Wilson. He was 7" shorter than 6'1" Ross, but Wilson appeared a legit 5'11".
Anonymous said on 18/Jun/09
Ricky gervais says he's 5'8" and I believe that. And he's the same exact as But there's some stupid people on this page..
Seb said on 12/Jun/09
Just saw him in Museum 2. I love the work he does, and the ability he has at having fun at himself. There's a scene where there is constant fun been made at his being not only short, in terms of "honest Abe" the gigantic animated statute that picks him up, but also in terms of being small even for a normal human male. He's cool with humour, cool with his size.. hey... he's just cool.
RisingForce said on 29/May/09
Parker says on 27/Apr/09
Yes I saw that Mike. Really can't understand why Cruise gets so much crap about his height when he is easily 1.5 inches taller than Stiller, maybe even 2.No press publication would ever give Cruise 5'8.

Not only that but Stiller only claims 5'7" himself! But yet they give him 5'8"? Tom's lack of height is so exaggerated that it's ridiculous. Some act like he's Pacino's height or Hoffman's height. Hell, some even claim he's 5'4" which would make him the same height as Joe Pesci or Michael J. Fox!
slipknot said on 24/May/09
Above listing is accurate Click Here he looks bit taller next to 5'6 jonah hill and both wearing flats.
Chris Sanders said on 23/May/09
Clay, you are wrong again. The average american male is 5-9.1 exactly, not 5-9.5
Clay said on 23/May/09
"Clay you're completely wrong. The average man height is 5"9(1.759cm) so 5"11 is more than just, 5"11 is confortably above average".

Juandi, The average height for a male in America is 5'9.5. I'm 6'4 myself so I would not consider anything uder 6 foot to be tall. 5'11 is at best on the tall side of above average.
TED IN CT said on 22/May/09
In the ad for his new movie , he is the same height as 5'10 Owen Wilson............
Taller said on 20/May/09
WTF ? Click Here

Alain chabat is a french actor and he is at 173cm-75 WTF ?
Big T said on 19/May/09
Rob, we have a problem here....5'6" listed Jonah Hill just appeared on American Idol with Stiller and was a good 2 inches taller, at least...
OliTheMan said on 17/May/09
yeah anyone remember him on friends? he looked like 2 inches shorter than Aniston and I dont think she was wearing high heels or anything. and next to 6"2" Scwimmer he looked like 5"4"
Coco said on 14/May/09
Did anyone see Stiller on American Idol last night? He is teeny tiny! And thin! He's smaller than Seacrest. If I had to fathom as guess, I'd say 5'3" or so.
jf said on 12/May/09
5'6" sounds right on. He is legitimately short. I don't even know if I buy 5'6.5" for him. He may even be just under 5'6". His dad is probably about 5'3". I know leading actors are short but it's pretty amazing that he's had so many major roles in films at his diminutive height.
Chris said on 8/May/09
Ben Stiller is way, way shorter then 5'6.5"! I met him and his wife in Vegas and they are both tiny. I would guess her to be around 5'3" and he was noticeably shorter. Just google pictures of the two of them side by side and you can see that she is a little taller then him in most of the images. Even if she was wearing 3" heels, which is doubtful, he would be 5'4" to 5'5" max. But in reality he is closer to 5'1" or 5'2"
John said on 5/May/09
He's one of those guys that gives me the short vibe. I give him 5'6.

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Anonymous said on 4/May/09
Next to Ricky gervais, he's the same height, maybe a little shorter. So, maybe 5'7 3/4"?
KiLLing JoKe said on 2/May/09
how accurate is the Night At The Musuem 2 cardboard Poster of Ben Stiller? You can see it at any movie theater.
Doug said on 28/Apr/09
Mmm I think you have him spot on here. He's short in my view but isn't he taller than Ryan Seacrest?
Parker said on 27/Apr/09
Yes I saw that Mike. Really can't understand why Cruise gets so much crap about his height when he is easily 1.5 inches taller than Stiller, maybe even 2.No press publication would ever give Cruise 5'8.
mike said on 26/Apr/09
listed in today's "mail on sunday" magazine as 5'8" !!!

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