Bradley Walsh's Height
5ft 8 ½ (174 cm)
English Actor, comedian and tv presenter best known for Law & Order UK, Doctor Who, Lock Stock, Mike Bassett England Manager and presenting The Chase. On his CV he was listed 5ft 9, although in an early football profile he gave his height as 5ft 8.5.
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5ft 8.34in (173.6cm)
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 19/Jun/19
There was a question just now on 'The Chase' as to what Beethoven's first name was. The contestant didn't know. Braddles said Ludwig, but in Germany it's pronounced LudVIG! 😝
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 22/May/19
Braddles has been creasing up again! 🤣
There was a question on today's Chase, which went, "What 1993 film is concerned with activities around the place Gobbler's Knob?"
The contestant, a bloke called Ashley, was laughing as well, and Anne had difficulty keeping a straight face. Then when Ashley kept saying Gobbler's Knob, Bradley was laughing so much, he had to ask the guy not to say it anymore!
The answer, in case you're interested, was 'Groundhog Day'.
Today Bradley can have 5ft8.5. 😂😂😂
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 9/May/19
On 'The Chase' right now, there's a little woman called Vee standing next to Bradley in flats and she makes him look huge! Her brainpower isn't miniscule though....
She's just got through with £23,000! Bradley gets through at 5ft8.5. Yes, it's voting time again! 😉👍
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 19/Apr/19
A little old lady on 'The Chase' just now told Bradley about a job she got sacked from. She had been working for a building company in the erection department, and whenever she answered the phone and had to quote the department she was representing, she'd be laughing! Her boss pulled her to one side and told her that she had too frivolous an attitude to keep the job, so she was sacked!
Bradley was laughing and cracking double entendres, the three others were in hysterics and as for Anne, she said, "I have a new ambition in life. When I grow up, I want to be you!" 😂😂😂
I thought the lady was particularly tiny in comparison to Bradley, until I noticed that she actually sitting down!
Brad can have 5ft8.5.
Nik said on 11/Apr/19
He is probably Rob's height at most nowadays!
Littlelee168cm said on 23/Jan/19
His son barney is listed 5ft 7 and sometimes looks shorter than Bradley then other photos appears taller my guess is 5ft 7ish is right and Bradley may be shrinking in his late 50s
Sandy Cowell said on 20/Jan/19
Bradley played a large part in my Festive entertainment, as the 'Challenge' Channel' showed loads of episodes every day, and I couldn't stop watching them!
One dark evening, I turned over to BBC1, only to find Bradley was starring in an episode of 'Doctor Who'! It would seem there was no escaping him!
This funny quiz host, yet serious actor gets 5ft8.5.
Sandy Cowell said on 29/Dec/18
I have noticed how much knowledge Bradley is gathering up as quizmaster in 'The Chase'! He is such a bubbly, fun fellow to host the show, making it that much more enjoyable. I have simply FEASTED on this quiz throughout the Festive Season, which has been on the 'Challenge' Channel each and every day.
Good on you Bradders!
Sandy Cowell said on 24/Dec/18
Bradley was in fits of giggles today because there was a contestant getting question after question right - and they were nearly all guesses! After each correct answer, she did a little dance! Even Anne was having to suppress the laughter!
Bradley stands well and could pass for a touch taller than his actual 5ft8.5. I've also thought that while watching him on 'Law and Order UK'. It's hard to think they're one and the same guy sometimes because of the contrast of personalities!
Terence Perring said on 23/Dec/18
He looks shorter than most of his male guests. I thin he was 5'8'' max bu is nearly 60 so will maybe have lost half an inch or so. I reckon he's 5'7.5'' Under average if not short. They say the average guy is 5'10'' but I'm 5'11'' and most guys in the hospital where I work are taller than me, i feel short! Average height must be 6'1'' in there and in society, I think it's nearer 6ft these days.
Littlelee168cm said on 31/Aug/18
He was 9 inches taller than 4ft 11 Lucy porter in an episode of the chase 5ft 8 on the dot sounds accurate
Quoter86 said on 15/Aug/17
A celebrity on the chase kept making fun of him for being short. Forgot her name, a black lady in her 30s. Anyone know? Seems odd that she ridiculed him given a third of men are 5'8.5 or shorter. I suppose it's proof of just how high standards, pun intended, some women have when even men at this height are seen as short!
Spot on listing for Bradley.
Anonymous said on 24/May/17
24th of May 2017,tonight at the London palladium on itv. Bradley was 2 inches shorter than 5ft 9 Brian Conely.....
Nik said on 24/Mar/17
Well yes I was right about Jenny Ryan being under 5'8", I always thought that 5'7" was right for her. Like you I thought that Shaun Wallace was 6'2" and I was surprised to see him down as 6'3". I also think you could be right about Mark Labet's height but I am less sure about how tall Paul Sinha and Anne Hegerty are though. Yes it's good to see Jenny and Shaun added, I wonder if there will ever be a full house of "Chasers" on here?
Mark said on 21/Mar/17
Yes you're right, in fact Rob has just added the height of Jenny & Shaun :)
Nik said on 8/Mar/17
I think some of these may be too high. I think Jenny Ryan could be 5'7" as opposed to the 5'8" that you said.
Mark said on 3/Feb/17
Here are my guesstimates for the chasers
'The Beast' Mark Labbett - 6'6
'Dark Destroyer' Shaun Wallace - 6'2
'The Sinahman' Paul Sinah - 5'8.5
'The Governess' Anne Hegerty - 5'6.5
'The Vixen' Jenny Ryan - 5'8
Rob would you agree with those estimates?
said on 29/Jan/17
Have you ever considered going on a show like the chase? I think with your extensive knowledge on random trivia to do with celebs it would be worth a go, maybe mention celebheights on there also!
Editor Rob: if I was going to do that, I'd try something like Bargain Hunt!
Sandy Cowell said on 18/Jan/17
It's funny to think that this is the same actor in 'Law and Order UK' when he's doing his stunt as quizmaster on 'The Chase'! I like it when he can't stop laughing at rude things!
Sometimes, he surprises me with what he actually knows on this quiz and at other times I squirm at his bad grammar. Being a quizmaster, he ought to know better!
I have to admit that Bradley is very open about his height and age! That makes him seem a good, solid, trustworthy person! What you see is what you get and balls to you if you don't like it!
I think he just tops the 5ft8.5 he admits to.
said on 1/Oct/16
Im not sure on Bradley but he is somewhere in the 5ft 8 range, im going to go with 5ft 8.25
Editor Rob: nowadays he looks a rough 5ft 8, but his football 5ft 8.5 listing, it's kinda believable.
Nik said on 24/Sep/16
Between 5'7.5 and 5'8-5. In general society he is an average sized bloke or slightly under but not short. For men I would say:
Short - under 5'7
Under average - 5'7 - 5'8
Average - 5'8 - 5'10
Above Average - 5'10 - 5'11
Tall - 5'11 - 6'2
Very Tall - 6'2 +
Quoter 987 said on 14/Sep/16
He gets a lot of short jokes from various contestants on The Chase. Pretty obscene as he's in average range, it's sub 5'8 where you are short but not 5'8.5". It's usually women who mock him and he's taller than them which makes it all the more ludicrous.
Anyway this listing seems spot on.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 14/Jun/16
Rob, also had a lengthy stint on Coronation Street...
Johno said on 27/Apr/16
No taller than Peter Andre.
movieguy said on 16/Apr/16
Seen Mark Labbett in person on a few occasions. He is massive 6'6'' to 6'7'' very broad shouldered. This is one guy who does not exaggerate his height.
Y2A said on 7/Jul/15
Shaun Wallace looks 6'2" range next to Labbett.
Rob, would you consider adding Labbett since he's openly claimed a height himself?
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how tall would shaun wallace be compared to bradley?
[Editor Rob: the guy Mark Labbett Here
says on twitter he's 6ft 6, I would have said the chase guy had about 6-6.5 inches on walsh. ]
Dean 5ft 9.25 said on 15/Jun/12
Rob there was an episode of "The Chase" and a question "How tall is the middle of the net in tennis?" 3 foot, 4 foot or 5 foot.
Walsh then said "Well Im 5ft 8, so its not going to be 5ft is it?"
Manitobaboy said on 17/Apr/08
The characters on Corrie are usually taller and younger than the actors who play them. That is a show with a very average (if not less than average) height range. Very few actors are 6' (Dev and Kirk are close) and Walsh would have been moderately taller than most - approximating a 5'10" height on the show.
I've watched that show since I was kid - it was a staple of my grandmother. Being Canadian and of British heritage, there's something about it's raw humour and blue collar smalltown-ness which is appealing.
Johnny Briggs is a small man. He was on a Canadian Talk Show (The Hour) promoting donations for Altzheimers and he was at least three inches shorter than George, the host who's only 5'8."
Bill Roache, (Linus's dad) another staple on that show, is not big either - I think he may even have shrunk to 5'7.5"
Robert.R said on 19/Jan/07
She was describing the character, not the actor. I agree with Anonymous, 5'7".
Mike said on 5/Jan/07
According to "Frankie" on Coronation street while they were looking for him, she described him as 5'10''
Anonymous said on 19/Dec/06
I worked with him for a year he's 5'7
Earl said on 6/Aug/06
I agree with Justin. Maybe 5'8" but never 5'9".
Justin said on 29/Jul/06
I'm a photographer for a local newspaper and took lots of photo's of Bradley for a panto launch. He is about 5'8... No more than that. I'm 5'7 and he was hardley any taller than me, and I had flat shoes on.
Paul said on 5/May/06
Could be...I was going by Johnny's height given on here.
Paul said on 22/Mar/06
Looks about 5'10 in Coronation Street if Johnny Briggs is 5'6 1/2.
Martin Holmes said on 25/Feb/06
Im sure i read in an article that he's 5"8
Alan said on 24/Feb/06
He was dwarfed by that Richard Fleeshman when he was on Des and Mel. Does anyone know Fleeshman's height?
said on 8/Nov/05
im Bradley Walsh
[Editor Rob: 'Your' CV ;)]