How tall was Charles Napier

Charles Napier's Height

5ft 11 ½ (181.6 cm)

American actor best remembered for roles in films like Rambo: First Blood Part 2, Silence of the Lambs, The Blues Brothers, Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, Cherry, Harry & Raquel!, Melvin and Howard, The Grifters, Philadelphia and Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery.

How tall is Charles Napier
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Average Guess (3 Votes)
5ft 11.5in (181.6cm)
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Mar/21
I get this guy and Jack Palance mixed up somehow...even though there's 4in between them!
RisingForce said on 30/May/17
I really think this is too low for his peak height. He wasn't much shorter than 6'1" Richard Crenna in First Blood, perhaps an inch less. At worst, I'd say 182 cm range based on what I've seen
Chase Witherspoon said on 17/Oct/15
I agree I thought he'd have been taller, looks comfortably 6'0" even..
Sam said on 16/Oct/15
Rob, could you change to "best remembered for" and also add Beyond the Valley of the Dolls, Cherry, Harry & Raquel!, Melvin and Howard, The Grifters, Philadelphia and Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery?
Sam said on 31/Mar/14
Could you add The Silence of the Lambs and The Blues Brothers to his credits.
Dmeyer said on 9/Sep/13
Rob this Guy was taller than sly in boots and barely 1 in under 6'0.5 crenna 5'11.5 is closer
Jake: 1.82 m-- 1.83 m-- 1.84 m said on 25/Aug/12
I really think he was a strong 5ft11, like 1.81 m or maybe even near 6ft (1.82 m) at his peak.
Sam said on 29/Dec/11
Rob, since he recently passed, I think you can just list the peak height.
Editor Rob
hadn't realised he'd passed this year!
guyfrommars said on 8/Oct/11
And he looked taller than "lifted" William Shatner in Star Trek, while wearing flat boots. He was close to 6' in his prime. Rest in peace, Charles.
lol said on 15/Jul/11
He only look 1 inch shorter than Richard Crenna (6.1) in Rambo II...

to me at the very least, his pak height was 5 ft 11,5
Shadow2 said on 2/Jan/11
Charles was a tough 5'11", who had the menace of someone 6'3" in his many roles. He was ideal as a villain working with average sized heroes, as in those played by Rod Taylor and Bill Bixby.
Davey said on 13/Jul/08
good estimate.This guy looks a solid 5`11.
Height Tracker said on 8/Feb/08
Dmeyer I disagree. Crenna was taller than Napier in that movie
dmeyer said on 6/Jan/07
hey rob in rambo 2 he looks easy the same height as 6 feet 1 crenna so even if crenna shrunked to 6 ft that steel 6 ft for napier or more 5'11.5 at pic

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