Imelda Staunton's Height
5ft 0 (152.4 cm)
English Actress best known for roles in movies like Vera Drake. In 1988 daily herald it described her "two dozen 'munchkins', some of them so tiny they make even Imelda Staunton's 5-foot-nothing Dorothy seem tall"
. Imelda herself gave her height in 2008 (Telegraph) saying, "There I was, 5ft, and [Jim] is 6ft 2in"
and in 2005 said "I'm five feet. I've never had a problem with it at all."
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Average Guess (4 Votes)
4ft 11.31in (150.7cm)
Gladstone Screwer said on 18/Dec/16
I'm guessing Imelda is more 4'11", possibly 4'10" even.
said on 31/Oct/16
She looks like a midget, i can't see five feet for her. Rob, are you sure?
at her age she might be under 5ft, like 4ft 11. Her daughter
managed to get taller height genes from Jim than her!
littlesue said on 16/Jul/14
I'm an inch smaller and can't say I have ever felt claustrophobic around taller people. I may get the odd neck ache looking up though, lol
AnaS said on 15/Jul/14
I saw her after the Sweeney Todd musical a couple of years ago. She was towered by everyone waiting for her. It must feel quite claustrophobic for someone as tiny as she. I didn't try to compare my height with hers (and couldn't see her shoes, anyway) so I couldn't say how tall she was to me but she's certainly very small.
avi said on 24/Jul/13
yeah maybe a weak 5'0. in harry potter was towered
Evanna said on 4/Jul/07
Rob, could she be under 5'? There's plenty of photos of her at Getty from the HP5 premiere and she looks really, really, REALLY short, even in heels+big hair. Maybe her peak height was around 5'? She's already past the age when women start to shrink.