How tall is Jake Gyllenhaal

Jake Gyllenhaal's Height

5ft 11 ¼ (181 cm)

American actor best known for starring in movies such as Donnie Darko, Brokeback Mountain, End of Watch, Prisoners, The Day After Tomorrow, Nightcrawler and Source Code. He is quoted age 23 on jakegyllenhaal.com as saying, [now] "I'm happily 6 feet tall." and on the Podcast Mystery Show he 'closed the case' by saying to the host Starlee that he was 5ft 11.5...however, the case was reopened when Starlee appeared on the Conan O'Brien show, with Conan whipping out his tape measure and roughly measuring Jake as somewhere in the 5ft 11 range. My thoughts on that measurement.

How tall is Jake Gyllenhaal
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Average Guess (277 Votes)
5ft 10.9in (180.1cm)
Arthur! said on 14/Sep/19
Rob I see 2 inches here... Don't you? Click Here

Keep in mind Conan's show is being recorded earlier in the day. Jake might be only 5'11.
Editor Rob
Could be 4cm range there.
Greg said on 13/Sep/19
Also I want to add there’s photos of Jake with 5’10 listed Tom sturridge where he looks taller than jake. I’ve also seen a 5’9 listing for Tom, let’s assume Tom is more 5’11 range that would make Jake around 5’10 range probably 5’10.5”.
Greg said on 10/Sep/19
@Random Pal it’s not accurate when you place a tape next to your head like that. I’m around 5’10.5” and sometimes it can feel like I’m either below 5’10 or above 5’11 when measuring that way, I hope Rob meets Jake and takes a photo with him one day to end the mystery once and for all. However I would take away at least an inch from his 5’11.5” claim which sounds like an “in shoe” measurement 👍.
Greg said on 10/Sep/19
@Guest66 I’ve seen that video at least a thousand times and I know he wasn’t as short as they measured him, not taking account for the camera angle tape measure error, However I believe Rob over listed him. I’m sure he’d be 5’10.75” at some point of the day but definitely not at his low. I’ve seen many photos of him standing with celebrities, he gets edged out by 5’11.75” listed 50 cent by over an inch, Looked 5’10.5 next to him. He gets edged out by Jimmy Kimmel who’s listed as 5’11.25”, but if you say “ok Jimmy is wearing lifts fine but still take over the advantage and you see there’s like an inch between them. I saw the tape and paused the video for when Jake turned his head directly aligned to the tape, not the side ways position, his eye level was roughly 5’6 or a shade below, so he’s definitely in that 5’10-5’11 range. But when I say that I mean in between not 5’11 range but not as low as a flat 5’10 ( my opinion) Conan said he’s getting a closer to 5’11 than 6’0 and when he said 5’11 he rounded him a bit. I’m not just downgrading Jake I’m presenting factual evidence. He also got edged out by 5’11.5 listed Bill Paxton by like an inch or so. I would say 5’10.5” is a better listing.
Editor Rob
If Jake ever does a con in the UK, I will ask him if he wants a proper measurement 😄
Random pal said on 9/Sep/19
Hey Rob, Gyllenhaal was measured at the Conan show and he was exactly 5 ft 10 in, or 70 inches (1,78 meters) Click Here

5 ft 10 / 1,78 m, just average.
Editor Rob
I did mention in a response Video a couple of years ago that it's tricky with a tape slightly in front of somebody - it might be making them look shorter than they actually are.
Guest66 said on 8/Sep/19
@Greg, Go and watch Rob's video take on that measurement and you will understand that person can look significantly shorter standing next to the tape like that. Conan clearly said five eleven, was he playing a nice guy and gave Jake a little extra or was he just brutally honest about Jake's height you will never know. I believe that Jake is roughly a 180cm guy, hard to see him below that, so probably 5'10.75" at worst.
Greg said on 5/Sep/19
@Abel Patrick I think 5’10.5 would be a good listing for him I would shave off at least 1/4th to 1/2 inch inch off the current one.
Abel Patrick said on 4/Sep/19
5-10 (178-179cm)no more
Greg said on 26/Aug/19
@Leonardo would easily Edge Jake. 5’11.25 listed Kimmel edged jake with same footwear I doubt he was wearing lifts and even if that was the case Jake didn’t look under 5’10 range with him plus if Kimmels not even 5’11 like 5’10.5-5’10.75 like some people here believe he is that’s bad news for Jake. Not even trying to downgrade I legit don’t see him this listed height.
Greg said on 26/Aug/19
@Guest66 I’m just making an educated guess, you sound really butthurt, change your tampon will ya 😂👍? He doesn’t appear a legit 5’11 guy to me besides ihe was measured under 5’11 on Conan. Plus many others in the comments here agree with him at least I’m not guessing him as low as 5’9. He wouldn’t measure up to actual 5’11 guys like Leonardo Dicaprio, or Peak Ian Mckellen, Rowan Atkinson or Benedict Cumberbatch. Rob just gave Jake the benefit of the doubt because it wasn’t a proper measurement. It would be a different story if Rob met him and Had a photo with him. There’s plenty of 5’11 guys and 5’10 weak/strong whatever. Educate yourself. “ boo hop hurr sure” that’s how stupid you sound crying right now.
Tall Sam said on 20/Aug/19
Wonder if he or or Leonardo DiCaprio would edge the other, I think Jake might have a marginal edge but I'm not sure.
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 19/Aug/19
He's on Ellen right now! He looks very tall and handsome! 😁

5ft11.5.
Guest66 said on 18/Aug/19
Yes Greg, he’s EXACTLY as tall as YOU are, wakes up at 5’11” flat, and goes down to 5’10.25” lol, gtfo. There’s also no such thing as a legit 5’11” guy on this website, they’re all weak 5’11” and strong 5’10” right ??
Redwing said on 15/Aug/19
Hey rob does this picture show their real height difference? Is that 4.5 inches?

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Editor Rob
Probably near 4 inches that moment
Greg said on 6/Aug/19
@Johan well that wasn’t a proper measurement just an approximate, however if there’s one thing I learned from that segment on Conan is that putting a measurement to the side of your head is not a proper way to do it. I have a friend who’s like 5’9.25 maybe a shade more and he can seem near 5’11 or 5’10.5 by doing that I am 5’10.5ish and if I put the tape near my head I could seem near 6’0. That being said I just can see Jake as anything over a weak 5’11, he’s more a strong 5’10/Weak 5’11 than legit 5’11. 5’9 is obviously trolling and I don’t see him as 5’10 flat either.

@Berta yeah Reynolds is a legit 6’2, Jackman was. Peak 6’2 probably 6’1.25-6’1.5 now or so.
Greg said on 6/Aug/19
@Viper honestly agreed with you he seems like a 5’11 out of bed and 5’10.5 by afternoon sort of guy.
viper said on 2/Aug/19
Absolute, absolute most I could give him is 5-10.5
Johan 185 cm said on 1/Aug/19
No way under 5'11", got measured in socks on a show at his low and people still think he is as low as 5'10"? The tape was closer to the camera, ofc its not as accurate as a proper measurement but quite clear that he is more 5'11" than say 5'10" or 6'.
viper said on 23/Jul/19
He can look as short as 5-9 in movies.

Think he's 5-10
berta said on 23/Jul/19
viper, reynolds cant really be only 185 cm because i dont think Hugh jackman is only 182,5-83 today
181.2cm at 16 said on 20/Jul/19
Rob what is his eye level
Editor Rob
One thing about him appearing on Conan is that the tape measure was showing his eyelevel somewhere in 5f6 range
Laws said on 19/Jul/19
Saw him with Ryan Seacrest today, only 2" taller than RS ... 5'9
viper said on 19/Jul/19
Jake is a measured 5-10

Just more evidence Ryan Reynolds is 6-1
berta said on 18/Jul/19
180 cm flat
crayon said on 9/Jul/19
If Jake is 5.11 barefoot then Ryan Reynolds has to b at least 6.1ft1/2 barefoot but in Hollywood I would guess celebs usually claim the 'dress shoe height' which means 6ft for Jake and 6.2ft1/2 or 6.3ft. This is quite obvious when viewing their recent movie together and red-carpet photos
Greg said on 6/Jul/19
@Pov you’re likely taller than Jake I cant see Jake as a full 5’11 in the afternoon. He’s been edged out by Fallon, Kimmel and a few others he’s likely claiming 5’11.5 in shoes and is probably a bit under 5’11.

@TheBat I do the same thing I used to claim 5’10 but back then I thought I was like 5’9.5, then remeasured myself and am like 5’10.5 in the noon so I claim 5’10/5’11 or almost 5’11.
Johan 185 cm said on 3/Jul/19
theL4st said on 10/May/19
rob whats happening here Click Here around 1:00 when they all stand up jake looks 2-3 inches smaller than kimmel.

Pause at 1.14 when they are talking, barely anything in it. As a sidenote what kind of heels is that she is wearing??? Talk about breaking your neck those most give over 5 inches of height.
TheBat said on 30/Jun/19
@pov

Agreed. A lot of people claim their shoe height and claim that, but it's understandable why lots of guys do that. I usually claim my barefoot height which is 5'10.5" but at times I'll claim 5'10" or 5'11".
pov said on 28/Jun/19
I literally think he's in the same situation as me. I'm 182cm measured barefoot which is techincally not 6 foot (5'11.75). But in shoes I range from 184-185cm depending on what I'm wearing. I claim to be 6 foot and no one really questions me. He is most likely a solid 6 foot in shoes too. Lets not forget, most guys get measured in their shoes, so most guys claim to be an inch taller. I understand why he claims 6 foot, as I do too.
viper said on 27/Jun/19
He's 5-10
shantanu said on 27/Jun/19
perfect 5'11.25
MaskDeMasque said on 22/Jun/19
5'11 or just under.
Jackson said on 17/Jun/19
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Tom Holland with Jake...
Greg said on 16/Jun/19
He’s more 5’11 out of bed maybe 5’11.25 but by noon drops down to like 5’10.5-5’10.75” might even be 5’10.25” at a low.
Spencer Dobkin said on 15/Jun/19
5'10.75"
jack mortin said on 4/Jun/19
It is less than 5'10 Click Here
Sonnecker said on 4/Jun/19
I saw the Jimmy Kimmel video with the new Spider-Man's cast, and Jake was always more far from camera than Jimmy. If you look carefully when they're close, they're about the same height. 181 cm is spot on.
Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 4/Jun/19
Jimmy Kimmel were not taller than Jake.
179cm guy said on 29/May/19
He would be edged out by guys like DiCaprio, Jimmy Kimmel, Eddie Redmayne... 5'11 is what I'd guess Jake at.
Kole said on 19/May/19
5'11.5 I'm 5'9!!!!
theL4st said on 10/May/19
rob whats happening here Click Here around 1:00 when they all stand up jake looks 2-3 inches smaller than kimmel.
Editor Rob
A chance Jimmy is nearer 5ft 11.5 than jake ever hitting that mark.
Greg said on 4/May/19
@TheBat that measurement was wonky on Conan but I think jake wakes up at 5’11ish and is down to 5’10.25-5’10.5” by bed time.
179cm guy said on 30/Apr/19
@TheBat He would probably get edged out by DiCaprio though. He's more 5'11.25-11.5 range while Jake's probably 5'11-11.25.
TheBat said on 16/Apr/19
People saying Jake's under 5'11" on average clearly didn't read his measurements correctly when he was on Conan's show. He can totally have 5'11.25" from me.
Guest66 said on 11/Apr/19
I wish you could meet him in person Rob, to settle once and for all if he appears anything under 5’11” or not.
Greg said on 23/Mar/19
I give Jake 5’10.5.
179cm guy said on 22/Mar/19
@Editor Rob Then what about a 5'11 1/8 listing for Jake? It definitely seems to be more likely than 5'11 3/8 or 5'10 7/8....
Editor Rob
That is a figure he potentially might measure, I'd still say better odds than 10.75.
179cm guy said on 21/Mar/19
@Editor Rob So does that mean that you'll give him a quarter inch downgrade to 5'11 flat? 180-180.5 is the range in between B and D which was the minimum and max that you'd guess him at. I personally can't see him edging out someone like Ralph Fiennes.
Editor Rob
Overall I still feel he has a chance of measuring a little over 5ft11 than a little under it.
179cm guy said on 20/Mar/19
Rob, which zone would you drop Jake in?

A) 179/179.5
B) 179.5/180
C) 180/180.5
D) 180.5/181
E) 181/181.5
Editor Rob
D is I think probably the highest and B the lowest.

If you stand some people on the spot, then ask to measure them, the variation can be small or even half inch.
billionaireslayer said on 20/Mar/19
5'10 to very strong 5'9 guy, yes they rounded up for him on Conan. Him and John Stamos would be close in height, with Jake barley edging him out and I think Dicaprio would edge Jake out by about half to 1 inch.
HeightMythsBreaker said on 18/Mar/19
@Editor Rob, I think I have the proof that Jake's height has been quite overestimated.
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HeightMythsBreaker said on 18/Mar/19
I'd go for 5'9.5.
Jake was measured exactly 5'10.5 by Conor O'Brien on TV even though the latter politely rounded up to 5'11. The problem is that the measuring tape was already severely bended.
He stands slightly shorter than his girlfriend Jeanne Cadieu who is 5'10 (178cm).
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179cm guy said on 5/Mar/19
Rob in the past you've said in regards to Jake's height that "I think arguing more than 181 is hard." and "Standing tall I can't see this man under 5ft 11." If that is that case would you say that the 5'11-5'11.25 range is suitable for him? I personally think that he's 5'11 minimum and 181cm max.
Editor Rob
Measuring 5ft 11.5 at 10am isn't out of the question or very close, but he might fall down to 181 by afternoon - that's what I'd go with.
viper said on 3/Mar/19
5-10 at best
Kayle said on 3/Mar/19
A weak 5'11 or strong 5'10.

Anything below 5'10 is laughable... can't take those comments seriously.
Bobby 5'10 (178cm) said on 1/Mar/19
@amysticalspork

That's the tallest looking weak 5'10 that I've seen. He's not that short. He's definitely taller than that. Look at his proportions. He's easily a 5'11 guy.
amysticalspork said on 23/Feb/19
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according to that pic hes a typical weak 5'10 strong 5'9.. no more no less ... not sure where 5'11 is coming from
Yang (5ft 8 Chinese men) said on 2/Feb/19
He is 5footer 10.
5'11 gui said on 30/Dec/18
Honestly I dont understand why they didn't just use a god damn stadiometer. All that money and preparation and you dont think to get one? Smh.
Johnnie said on 28/Dec/18
Ehm, rob, take a look:
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here’s jake Gyllenhaal photographed in Paris with his new girlfriend, belgian model Jeannie cadeu, who seems to edge him a bit. They are at best the same height with very similar footwear.

And surprise surprise

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Her official listing is 178 cm, by a models’ agency..
Let us all do our maths.
Logan Barringer said on 25/Dec/18
@Rob he actually got measured on Conan and your site was mentioned. Barefoot and with his comb backed hair he was around 6'0". However the measuring was a little poor. I think without the hair they said hed be around 5'11". Based on the poor measuring 5'11" would be his max bare foot and bald. 5'10" would be minimum and that would be going to bed. I'd go with 5'10" 1/2. About as average sized as a gut can get.
Greg said on 26/Nov/18
@Avery_t how legit is your assessment? You actually walked by him he was measured under 5’11 on the Conan O’brien Show he’s probably 5’10.25-5’10.5” at a low.
avery_t said on 2/Nov/18
I'm pretty sure I just passed him in TriBeCa. He was wearing sunglasses. If that was him,
he's 5' 10" at 4PM. I'm 5' 7" on a good day, and he wasn't 4 inches taller than I am. He was three inches taller.
Shawnee said on 22/Oct/18
Are all these listings on this site w/o shoes? Or with shoes on?
Editor Rob
For any listing, it should be assumed without shoes on.
Kev said on 12/Oct/18
5'10 and a half. But I still think he's 5'11
Tomwash3r3 said on 11/Oct/18
@Avradeep Sarkar To be fair, the tape measure was closer to the camera, so the tape measure in front of the camera is going to read below his actual height. While I'm convinced he is below 5'11, I doubt that it is by any more than a full inch. Try measuring your own height then try to measure your height by putting a tape measure in front of you in front of a mirror. I tried it myself and the tape measure did read me to be shorter than my actual height when I put it in fron of a mirror, so I'm sure he's definitely above 5'10. I just doubt he's at least 5'11.
Tomwash3r3 said on 11/Oct/18
@Editor Rob , I really think you should down grade Jake to below 5'11, just 5'11, or at least to something below 5'11 1/4. Here he is with Ryan Reynalds whom you listed at a weak 6'2, Click Here and I fail to see how it is less than 3 inches between them, and they both appear to be wearing similar footwear. Even though the tape measure read less then even 5'10, when Conan measured him, I'm sure he is definitely over 5'10, considering the tape measure was closer to the camera, but I'm really not seeing anything above 5'11 in that picture. So what do you think Rob? Or do you think that Ryan needs an upgrade? One or the other, because there is no way the difference in height is less than 3 inches.
Editor Rob
From all I've seen of them about 3 inches difference looks more likely than say 3.5-4 range.
Ruben Bosco said on 24/Sep/18
Strong 5 ft 11 no more
NATO said on 20/Sep/18
5'11 is his height
Tod Charming said on 31/Aug/18
Look:
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He's 5'10, but 5'11 if you include his hair.

5'10 people can be easily mistaken as 5'11 since that's kind of the tallish range. I'm 5'10 but people think I'm 5'11 because I don't slouch like most people and I also have thick hair. Jake Gyllenhaal definitely looks 5'11!
Avradeep Sarkar said on 30/Aug/18
In conan's show I noticed carefully he was measured 5'9" but conan told 5'11"
mal said on 20/Aug/18
He's obviously in 5'11 range. people should prob stop being so insecure on this site
Rick1 said on 19/Aug/18
So he was measured live on TV (And i would say he was measured quite badly/hastily as the tape was away from him so it might of been more if it was closer) as 5'11 and people are saying he is not even 5'10....

He gets 5'11.25 so this is correct.
Lynx said on 15/Aug/18
Tom Hardy is 5'9 , he clearly has 2 inches over him and probably a little bit more, and Tom is a strong 5'9, so no way Jake is under 5'11 lol.

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viper said on 12/Aug/18
I've watched that video a few times.

He's no taller than 5-10
under6'1 said on 10/Aug/18
I've paused the vid where conan is measuring his height and he's flattening his hair, at exactly 3:13.

He honestly doesn't even clear 5'10. Looks5'9 3/4 if you go by where his fingers flatten his hair. nowhere near 5'11
shantanu 186 said on 3/Aug/18
looks 181-182 sometimes.
Man in Black said on 23/Jul/18
A weak 5'10" in thick soles.
Rourke said on 12/Jul/18
Happily 5’11 max more like ahaha
Canson said on 9/Jul/18
@Junior: 6’3 7/8 is far too high for Conan. That would make him look an honest 6’4” which he never does. Hence why he inflates so many people like Selleck Neeson Klitschko etc. 6’4/6’4.5 is in shoes which would make him 6’3-6’3.5 barefoot
Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 8/Jul/18
@Lawson Jake is not 6" shorter than Conan. That clip look at most 5" and Conan is not over 6'4 most probably 6'3 7/8 figure at his low. Jake is 5'11-5'11 1/4.
berta said on 25/Jun/18
i think dicaprio is taller than jake. dicaprio looks in the strong 181 range 181-181,5 and a guy lika jake looks to be 180-180,5
MAD SAM said on 20/Jun/18
Unfortunately he didn’t hold up well against 188 cm Ryan Reynolds at LIFE premiers, gonna give him 180.5 cm
MAD SAM said on 20/Jun/18
Unfortunately he didn’t hold up well against 188 cm Ryan Reynolds at LIFE premiers, gonna give him 180.5 cm
Leno179 said on 12/Jun/18
It is impossible for this guy to be anywhere below 5'11, anyone calling him short or below average is crazy, even 5'10 is far for true. Jake is a legit tallish guy, with a above average height at 5'11.5 inches, not a giant, but a good sized dude.
Bane said on 10/Jun/18
Anything below a strong 5'11" is BS. I'm sure his 5'11.5" claim was honest and he probably wakes up just a tad over 6 foot
Arun said on 22/May/18
Anywhere between 5'9.5" and 5'10.25"... I don't see him ever being any more than that...

Seen him in so many films... Always looks 5'10"... Watching nocturnal animals now and in the scenes with Aaron Taylor Johnson, Jake looks shorter than him...
Greg said on 20/May/18
I think he is like 179-180cm, Probably a weak 5’11, not a legit one.
JoeJoe said on 18/May/18
I’ve met the guy. He was wearing thick Nike air style sneakers. He has a huge head but a sort of teenager body. Looked nothing over 178 to me. I was actually shocked at how short he was compared to what I thought he would be. I’m 185 and felt like I towered him which is rarely the case when I meet legit 5’11 guys
Joah said on 13/May/18
Good actor but sorry hes not tall dont buy any more than 510.5.
He rarely looks over average taking into account all the sub 510 actors.
He likely never sees 511 without hair even in am.
alex24 said on 6/May/18
179.5cm end of the day and 182.5cm at the begining
SHANTANU185 said on 29/Apr/18
he looked 182 in donnie darko
Isaac Hamilton said on 21/Apr/18
Solid 5"11 guy.
Ali183 said on 18/Apr/18
Just 180cm
FE said on 18/Apr/18
@Editor Rob,

maybe 9.75-inch head?

He's got a fairly long head than average either way.
Editor Rob
9.75 at most I'd have said.
FE said on 17/Apr/18
@Editor Rob,

BTW, what do u think his head size is?

Most of the people say that he has a huge head, even Jake himself admitted that he has a huge head in one of his interviews lol.
I reckon close to 10 inches.
Editor Rob
I think 9.5 range is possible, but I'm not so sure about 10, I don't think he has a 5-inch eyelevel.
FE said on 16/Apr/18
@Editor Rob,

Jake's characters from Enemy(2013) has "183cm" in his Bio.
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Seems like Jake undoubtedly knows that, but the 160lbs is optimistic tho.

What's your thought on this Rob?
Editor Rob
I think arguing more than 181 is hard...but since he did admit 5ft 11.5, I'm sure he got measured one time around that, maybe it was 10am at the Doctor's.
Coconut2000 said on 9/Apr/18
Im sure jake was honest with 5'11.5. he probably wakes up a bit over 6 foot
Thunderfin said on 1/Apr/18
Danimal said on 25/Mar/18
Between 5'11" and 5'11.5" in the late afternoon (when the Conan Show is taped). Could wake up at 6'0".

That's just an insult to real 5'11er's. If you saw my photos, there's way more than a .5 inch difference between him and Gosling. Time for you to get some new glasses buddy.
Canson said on 28/Mar/18
Agree with Viper
Danimal said on 25/Mar/18
Between 5'11" and 5'11.5" in the late afternoon (when the Conan Show is taped). Could wake up at 6'0".
viper said on 25/Mar/18
He's 5-10 max
Malcolm said on 24/Mar/18
I think that he is honest with 5'11.5, 5'10 range is bs. he probably wakes up a little over 6 feet
berta said on 9/Mar/18
i think he is excactly 180 cm its 9 cm beetween him and ryan reynolds
Dmeyer said on 24/Feb/18
180,5-181cm makes sens since he was very close to my height in person
Thunderfin said on 22/Feb/18
Not sure if this has been posted before, but this doesn't make any sense.

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Either Gyllenhaal is max 5'11 flat (Google lists him as 1.8m and that's likely not an underestimation) / a strong 5'10 during the day, or Ryan Gosling is around 6'1.
Pierric said on 21/Feb/18
Around 71 inches Click Here
Jack said on 7/Feb/18
He is just 5'11
Psychedelic Earth 187 said on 16/Jan/18
Average guess has him, just 180cm.
The Shredder said on 16/Jan/18
I honestly wouldn't rule out 5'11.5 , He looked 6'0 with hair and he had his head tilted when Conan read 5'11.
Jack said on 8/Jan/18
Rob, is 5'10.75 possible?
Editor Rob: standing tall I can't see this man under 5ft 11.
The Shredder said on 4/Jan/18
He looks at least 3.5 over Steven Yeun.
Anonymous said on 3/Jan/18
181.8 cm in the morning.
179.8 cm in the evening.
Ricky said on 2/Jan/18
@Greg

He had a lose posture when Conan measured him.
He was measured at 70.5 inches which is 5'10.5" but you just see his feet were spread,he wasn't in the military posture.
If he would have stood straight,he would have been a bit over 71 inches which means a bit over 5'11".

He is 5'11¾" out of bed and at an average I'll say he's 5'11.5" for sure.
Greg said on 1/Jan/18
I'm just not seeing him being a strong 5'11, he was clearly under 5'11 when he was measured on Conan I would give him 5'10.5
GARY said on 28/Dec/17
Dont think Jake is under 5ft11 or 180cm, He might measure 5ft11- 5ft11.25 evening time but cant see him being as low as 178cm, Great actor though whatever his height
rofl said on 27/Dec/17
he's 5'11. A good height for an actor. We all want a 6'1/6'2 guy playing Batman, but Jake is the best actor considered for the role.
Faza said on 27/Dec/17
Depends maybe some people wont care enough to even know morning and afternoon height differs some people could easily claim 1 inch taller but not be telling a lie some lie of course but the fact that jake was willing to be measured on tv tells me he really thought he was 6ft
Canson said on 26/Dec/17
@Bobby: I think you get disoriented when it comes to height. If you are 6’0” out of bed you won’t be 5’11.5 midday. You lose half inch in usually 2-3 no more than maybe 4 hours.
Guest66 said on 25/Dec/17
@Bobby, Calling your morning height is not exactly honest though, even if he wakes up at 6ft he is not walking around throughout the day at 6ft. It’s almost like calling your height in shoes.
Anonymous said on 23/Dec/17
rob he was shorter then 181cm paxotn so jake got to be 179cm
Bobby said on 21/Dec/17
With a listing of 5'11.25, he'd wake up at exactly 6ft tall, or even a hair over. So, he wasn't being dishonest when he said he was 6ft tall. 5'11.5 is possibly a midday measurement, and I can see that for him.
Editor Rob: I'm sure if Jake busted a gut he'd clear 5ft 11, if he raised his eyelevel up an inch and measured himself out of bed, may even be surprised with a 6ft and 1/8th measurement.
Grit said on 19/Dec/17
He is a strong 5'11", I don't believe anything below that
Editor Rob: Jake should be cut a little slack...performances nerves account for about 1cm difference, I'm sure he wakes up at almost 6 feet.
Opie said on 17/Dec/17
Hey Rob, I can wake up at 5'11 1/2 but at night I can sink as low as 5'10 7/8. I feel like Jake is the same way.

BTW, If I were a celebrity, what do you suppose my average listing would be based on that info?
Editor Rob: 5ft 11 maybe, but then it depends on what you looked with others...

you have to watch actors being sneaky at times claiming very specific figures, but it's like a double bluff or a shoe height.
Guest66 said on 12/Dec/17
Nah, a legit Batman can’t be only 5’11, let alone anything shorter. Batman is a big guy, Bale had hard times playing one as everyone around him was either same size with him or bigger. Affleck has the size but no charisma of Batman imo.
Alex said on 12/Dec/17
Hi Rob , he's the real life boston marathon survivor who lost his legs , I'd post the picture but not sure, just look up Jeff Bauman and Jake Gyllenhaal, I'd be appreciative if you took a look , thank you.
Editor Rob: he can seem 4-5 inches shorter than Jake - I'm not sure if he has set prosthetics that were all the same, or if another set was a bit longer.
grizz said on 7/Dec/17
SD-5'8(172CM), what about RDJ and Tom Hardy? Tony Stark is 6'1 225lbs in the comics. However, his on-paper imposing figure was never mentioned or highlighted in the comics so physique for playing his part is not so high on the priority list. For playing Bane, however, it is.
And I never found Hardy's portrayal of Bane convincing. The more the time passes I found it funnier (especially that voice).
Come on,seriously, a friend of mine is 5'9 200 lbs and I never considered him big . And I live in a country where people are on average 2 inches taller than in the US. People would be laughing at Hardy in a Bane costume walking down my city. Let alone in Split where every third guy is over 190 cms&100 kg.
Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is the living embodiment of comic-book Bane and he's got solid acting skills. He should play him if DCEU survives long enough.
Alex said on 5/Dec/17
Hi Rob I have an interesting question for you , Jake plays Jeff Bauman in the movie Stronger and I was wondering how tall Jeff was before the bombing and how tall he is now with his new legs , he's substantially shorter than Jake today but he has long arms which leads me to think that Jeff lost considerable height as he has shorter legs now than what he was born with.
Editor Rob: I'm unfamiliar with who Jeff is sorry.
SD-5'8(172CM) said on 1/Dec/17
As a comic book fan,I have a policy for playing BATMAN(Bruce Wayne) or Superman(Clark Kent)...a white guy whose 6'0 or taller has dark hair and a square jaw...Jake fits the bill but if he was 2 inches taller he'd fit the bill perfectly...Ever since 2011(New 52)Batman has gotten leaner and to a certain degree shorter in the comic books and some of the animated films Click Here cause there was a time he was WWE superstar BIG!!!However he's gotten bigger and more muscular on the silver screen.
Jake would be perfect as Dick Grayson being Batman...
Greg said on 22/Nov/17
@grizz 5'11 isn't small what the hell? I agree if I woke up tomorrow and I was 5'11,I'd do back flips...grizz said on 25/Nov/17
@Greg,for playing Batman he is. And don't talk to me about previous short actors playing Batman, I barely considered their versions as a genuine threat for Gotham criminals. Affleck and Bale were the first Batmans who looked and acted the part PLEASE REMEMBER TOM HARDY and ROBERT DOWNEY JR...Film is a creative process...
grizz said on 25/Nov/17
@Greg,for playing Batman he is. And don't talk to me about previous short actors playing Batman, I barely considered their versions as a genuine threat for Gotham criminals. Affleck and Bale were the first Batmans who looked and acted the part
Ben said on 23/Nov/17
Jake gets a strong 5'11" at lunchtime from me.

Greg, what are you talking about? 5'11" is def midget size ;)
Greg said on 22/Nov/17
@grizz 5'11 isn't small what the hell?
Jeremy said on 22/Nov/17
He was a very muscular stocky build so he can come off as 5’9-5’10 but thats no where near his actually height. I’d say 180-181 at worst. Probably 181-182. He’s DEFINITELY taller than Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon who both look 180. He looks what he claims
grizz said on 22/Nov/17
Rumor has it that he will be the new Batman.
I am probably the only guy who is angry because for the umpteenth time Batman will be played by a small guy.
Bobby said on 21/Nov/17
Solid 5'11, he looked tall on Zodiac, so I thought, no way this guy measures in the strong 5'10 category, he gave a taller impression than that. A chance of being 5'11.5 midday.
Animus said on 21/Nov/17
He can definitely look 5'11½ on occassion. With poor posture he can look barely 5'11. Like DiCaprio he he can look anywhere from a weak 180cm to a weak 182cm. 181cm is a good listing for Gyllenhaal.
Liam said on 21/Nov/17
I can't see anything below 5'11", the 181 listing is good but nothing lower
Anonymous said on 20/Nov/17
~Solid 5ft 11 at midday
Canson said on 17/Nov/17
@Anonymous: doesn’t surprise me. Conan also inflates everyone else he has on his show. And thinks he himself is taller than life like saying he can’t fit into a 7 series bmw that he was in once
Anonymous said on 16/Nov/17
If u watch him being measured on Conan u can plainly see Conan added height. If u pause the footage Jake is clearly 5’9 3/4 in socks. So fairly average height.
Tamberlain said on 16/Nov/17
Can't really give him over 5'10.5".

In premiere photos with Anne Hathaway, he consistently looks 2" taller. Which is 3.5" taller, accounting for footwear differences.

Hathaway's 5'7", so, do the math.
Klapperschlangensindgeil21 said on 12/Nov/17
I definitely think he could hit very close to 6 ft. in the morning if he stood straight. On Conan he was measured late at night without even standing straight at all and he still hit 5 ft. 11 in. bang on, and yes, he was barefoot.
Ricky said on 9/Nov/17
He is 5'11½" for sure.
He got measured at 5'11" at night,during measurement he didn't stand straight and had open feet.

Morning height can possibly be 5'11¾"
FE said on 28/Oct/17
Legit 181 guy, Can't understand the 5'10" estimates other comments keep guessing at?
an anonymous peach said on 26/Oct/17
Rob, who do you think would have the edge, DiCaprio or Gyllenhaal?
Editor Rob: tough one to call...
NickNate said on 21/Oct/17
@Allan and @Anonymous
Why would you make assumptions on a picture of him by himself? I'd understand if you were making a broad generalization but 5'10 vs. 5'11? You can't tell that kind of difference on a picture of a guy by himself. Waaay too many variables can make a guy look taller/shorter, notably his proportions and the angle of the shot. I've seen guys "look 5'10" in pictures and when they were actually stocky 6'1 guys. Guys with small faces relative to their frame and/or longer legs will look taller.
Allan said on 13/Oct/17
@Joe Joe.Yeah, honestly I don't see him being 5ft11 on this picture either. He looks more like in the (strong)5ft10 range to me. A 5ft11 guy in dress shoes should look taller than he currently looks here IMO.
Allan said on 13/Oct/17
@Joe Joe.Yeah, honestly I don't see him being 5ft11 on this picture either. He looks more like in the (strong)5ft10 range to me. A 5ft11 guy in dress shoes should look taller than he currently looks here IMO.
Anonymous said on 13/Oct/17
He definitely looks a lil under 5ft 11 on this picture you have here.
Joe joe said on 11/Oct/17
I saw him today in London. He has pretty thick trainers on and looked about 178cm to me. Really didn't come across as 180cm
sumdude said on 1/Oct/17
I assume his appearance on Conan was at night? Like 7-8 or 9 pm? So probably like 11-12 hours into his day, assuming he woke up at like 7-8-9 in the morning.
So his height on Conan was most likely his absolute lowest. Anyways, a measurement with your eyes and tape measure ontop of that is awful and very inaccurate. Probably touches 181.5cm or so 7 hours into his day.
Anonymous said on 22/Sep/17
possibly the most 180 guy in this website??...
Dejavu said on 16/Sep/17
He looks 3 inches shorter than Ryan Reynolds.
G 5'11 said on 15/Sep/17
@Jd4540 Oh yeah? If so show us a picture, otherwise we don't believe you. This is the internet anyone can just say whatever.
jd4540 said on 15/Sep/17
My buddy (solid 6-footer) wrote the screenplay for Stronger. Based on their FB pics together, Jake is a solid 5'11"...as a side note debating quarter/half inches is pushing it. Sorta like debating 5-10 pounds on someone who weighs 200 pounds, low yield
Del Mar said on 13/Sep/17
Is 5'11 1/2" out of the question Rob?
Editor Rob: early in the day he is bound to measure it, but it may well be a breakfast height.
Orin said on 4/Sep/17
I watched Source Code (great movie btw) and he looks 179 in alot of the shots.
hardguy said on 2/Sep/17
6'0 imo and a really handsome face length
BUGGER said on 23/Aug/17
he seems at least 180 (i would say 181.5)and doesnt seem to wear lifts.
Matt said on 21/Aug/17
Strong 5'11"
Ben said on 11/Aug/17
5'11.5" or 181.5 on the dot
Slim 182 cm said on 7/Aug/17
I don't understand why jake gets 5'11.5-6' guesses. He was literally measured 5'11 on a talk show+ he does what 90% of 5'11 men do anyways, claim 6'. What else?

Also compare him to rdj and ruffalo in "zodiac".
Tom said on 7/Aug/17
182 pushing 6'
Katie said on 5/Aug/17
Judging the true height of these actors, go off of photos. With him standing next to Taylor Swift (5"10) both in in sneakers. Their the same height.
Ek16 said on 3/Aug/17
I'd say 5"11.5 or 6 foot. Nothing below 5"11
Ca said on 1/Aug/17
Strong 5'11"
Slim 182 cm said on 26/Jul/17
Yeah, he's a flat 5'11. No more, no less. @6'1.5, I reckon he busted a gut while being measured.
Aaron said on 24/Jul/17
Good listing
Al said on 23/Jul/17
181, so the current listing.
6'1.5 said on 17/Jul/17
People people people, there is ABSOLUTELY NOTHING WRONG with the listing Rob has, really there isn't. He's a strong 5'11" for sure
James said on 16/Jul/17
When I saw him measured on Conan and adjusted for hair he looked 5'9 3/4 to me and Conan gave him 5'11 to be cool lol so average height, not short. Usually in good shape and a good sport to even do this on tv
Shannon said on 16/Jul/17
At least 5'11" next to 6'2" Reynolds
Sebastian said on 15/Jul/17
He was measured on the conan show last year without shoes on with a tape measure.. he was exactly 5'10.80 even though conan said 5'11. Look at the video on youtube oh he was also in socks though soo idk but the show is late night so that was his legit night height
Brendan 179cm said on 15/Jul/17
@sjh I'm a little over 179 at my lowest
179.3-5
Wayne62 said on 15/Jul/17
6' mroning
5'11.5" regular
5'11" strong at night
S.J.H said on 12/Jul/17
@Brendan 179cm

If you're right at 179cm at your lowest. I did say say Gyllenhaal is not taller than you. Let alone 5'11.25 he don't pass it
Fanta Power said on 11/Jul/17
-strong 6 foot in the morning
-5 foot 11.75 regular
-5 foot 11.5 at night
Brendan 179cm said on 11/Jul/17
I'd say he's one of these guys who wakes at 6 foot
5,11 and a half roughly midday
5,11 and a quarter by bed time
S.J.H said on 7/Jul/17
@The Dutch Guy

Awesome! I agree.
Taylor said on 7/Jul/17
Rob, can you please change the 181 to something higher because 181 is not enough for him.
Taylor said on 7/Jul/17
Rob, can you please change the 181 to something higher because 181 is not enough for him.
Editor Rob: taylor, one name is easier to speak to than 10 or so :)
Rick said on 5/Jul/17
-183 morning
-182 regular
-181?-ish at night
The Dutch Guy said on 5/Jul/17
Solid 179cm. Can claim 5'11, no more than that.
Blaine said on 5/Jul/17
He is 182 regular, 183 morning and high 181 at night.
Blaine said on 5/Jul/17
6 foot
Bugsy said on 4/Jul/17
Never looked that tall to me. Substantially under 6 ft. After seeing that Conan video I'd say 5'10.5.

Two more things you find out from that video: a) Conan is not 6'4". Even if Gyllenhaal was that full 5'11", there's not a 5 inch difference between them, especially considering Jake was not wearing shoes and Conan was. b) Andy Richter is the same height as Gyllenhaal. So they are both below 6 ft.
lol said on 29/Jun/17
i recall early on in his career he was written as 6'2 and for so many years as 6 feet. He looks 5'11. I'm gonna go with that. 179 at the smallest with 181 at the most. perfect 180
Tom said on 28/Jun/17
Rob strange question , it is almost entirely stupid.but could putting on weight increase.your height.as.in your heel.getting.fatter? Im just curious.as.he.looks.shorter.in.nightcrawler
S.J.H said on 27/Jun/17
@LM said on 24/Jun/17

He can be 180cm in the morning. I view him as solid 179cm getting more often.
Brendan 179cm said on 26/Jun/17
Looks like the kinda guy who wakes at 182.4-5
Goes to bed around 180.8-9
Solid 5,11
LM said on 24/Jun/17
Honestly, I don't know people act so misleading with him. I mean, again, at least 1.80 m. Common now Click Here
Inteval said on 23/Jun/17
Lol, Rob I wonder if that Conan episode gave you more views. I was randomly watching on youtube and I heard her mention your site.
Editor Rob: namedropping, even a couple of times, doesn't do quite as much as having a link in a popular article.
Dejavu said on 22/Jun/17
Looks 5'11 next to strong 6'2 Ryan Reynolds
Original said on 21/Jun/17
According Conor's video 5'10.5".
LM said on 20/Jun/17
I guess this is a nice image to figure that he's at least 1.80 m. I think that his figure works against him in this matter. Whilst leaner bodies tend to look taller, his more 'buffed' wide torso makes him look shorter. Before Conan I though he was shorter, like a 1.75-178 range.

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arg4 said on 6/Jun/17
only A lister that would ever agree to have his height measured on tv
Morningheight 181.5cm said on 4/Jun/17
I can see him in the 181cm range max 181.5 cm not more.
Sam said on 3/Jun/17
Leighton, how can you give him 178cm when he was literally measured on Conan at 5'11ish? That was even in the evening.
Leighton said on 25/May/17
He doesn't seem much taller than Blake Lively. I give him 178 max. I am so over celebs lying about their heights.
Sm said on 19/May/17
Tilda Swindon is listed as 179cm in pictures at Cannes Okja premier they look equal in height, and she's got heels on...2" minimum
berta said on 18/May/17
if bill paxton is listed 5 `11 1/2 then jake could not be over 180 cm
Dmeyer said on 15/May/17
5 FT 11,25 12noon and could be 5 FT 11 1/8 night over 180 but just under 181cm , in person fooled me for 5 FT 11,75
Rory said on 13/May/17
Seemed a bit shorter than Bill Paxton in night crawler I felt.
Arch Stanton said on 12/May/17
@Rob, given Starlee Kine's "service" to height perhaps it would be worth creating a page for her here?
Sully said on 10/May/17
Hi Big Rob , if Jake stood next to Adam Levine , who do you think would have the edge?
Editor Rob: Adam has probably the best posture, they should look very close though.
justbringit said on 5/May/17
is it bigger than 50cent's?I thought 50cents was about an inch and jake's maybe slightly more
Editor Rob: no, I'd have said if anything 50 had a 3cm style shoe, slightly more.
justbringit said on 5/May/17
hey rob how much do you think that jake's footwear adds in this photo goo.gl/rrzKif
Editor Rob: not less than around the inch mark.
King of the hill 91 said on 4/May/17
180cm strong Nothing under 181 cm fine 181 cm.5 could be weake 182cm most
Canson said on 27/Apr/17
5'11 like ODB
berta said on 26/Apr/17
rob dont you seriously see that him beside ryan reynolds looks like a 189 man beside a 180-181 man? ryan need a upgrade. jakes listing is fine but could be little shorter i really dont think he would be taller than brad pitt
RichardSpain said on 26/Apr/17
181cm out of bed. 180cm usually.

With shoes maybe 183 cm. No more.
S.J.H said on 21/Apr/17
@5ft10guy said on 18/Apr/17


That was not an atual measurement and that is many camera tricks, shaky going on. If you take another look he can even look 5'9.5 to 5'11 range and if they really given a real measurement they would have bring out a stadiometer and use a flat plate push down his hair to prove the world jake is 5'11.5 as he claim but sorry that he look nothing near it. At most 5'10.5 or even 5'10 flat would be his true barefoot height and if you're real 5'10 guy you should know how a 5'10 apear to look. Jake is too short looking for 5'11.25 thus beside his buff hair and he is wear thick socks in that clip some thick socks can boost near a fraction cm.
Canson said on 20/Apr/17
Thanks Christian!

@Adam: by the way I am 6'4" and change myself 194cm
Dejavu said on 20/Apr/17
I think highest he can be is 181cm but 180cm I can buy
5ft10guy said on 18/Apr/17
He was measured 5ft11.5 on Conan
Christian-196.5cm (6ft5 3/8) said on 18/Apr/17
Adam said on 18/Apr/17
Canson- 6'4 is 193 centimeters.
6'5 is 195.5 cm.

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Canson never said that 195 was 6'4". He was saying that Conan's 193-194 in shoes not 195, implying that he's 191 barefoot, not as tall as barefoot legit 6'4" guys. I'm sure Canson knows how to convert, since he often tells people his height in both ft/in and cm.
Adam said on 18/Apr/17
Canson- 6'4 is 193 centimeters.
6'5 is 195.5 cm.
rofl said on 15/Apr/17
shortest he could be is 5'10 1/2. tallest is 5'11. he def looks like he could pull off 6ft or 6'1.

same as Ryan Gosling, though he seems to have a really big head
M1M said on 12/Apr/17
He looks an inch shorter than Hugh Jackman, in Prisoners.
Dejavu said on 11/Apr/17
He doesn't look over 3 inches shorter than Ryan Reynolds though.
Canson said on 9/Apr/17
Conan is 193 maybe 194 in shoes not 195. He was never as tall as legit 6'4" guys
Dmeyer said on 8/Apr/17
Conan IS near 195cm shoes on so gyllenhaal dosnt look under 181
Dmeyer said on 8/Apr/17
Looking well he could look just 7cm under reinolds his eye level IS not much under Ryan nose
Dejavu said on 4/Apr/17
I think this guy is 5'11 and not taller. He looks 3 inches shorter than Ryan Reynolds
berta said on 4/Apr/17
reynold can look 6 foot 3 in those photos if jake really is this heihg but i think that the case is that jake is 180 cm and ryan 189
Don't know what to claim(5'11") said on 2/Apr/17
Revising my estimate of 5'9.75"-5'10.25" to 5'10"-5'10.5".
Don't know what to claim(5'11") said on 2/Apr/17
BT said on 1/Apr/17
Seen the recent pics with Reynolds, Rob? Hard to see more than 5'11 flat with Ryan.


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Good find. I have images standing next to 5'8 family members and the difference is definitely not as great as between Ryan and Jake. There is 4-4.5" difference between them and blows a 5'11 listing for Jake out of the water (Assuming Ryan is 6'2).
BT said on 1/Apr/17
Seen the recent pics with Reynolds, Rob? Hard to see more than 5'11 flat with Ryan.
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Editor Rob: he wasn't even busting a gut and was near to 5ft 11 against a tape, so I'd be more surprised if he didn't clear 5ft 11 a little bit under the stadiometer.
John said on 31/Mar/17
I think on the Conan show he was measured about 5'10.5, not 5'11.
Giorgio said on 28/Mar/17
In the video the measure is just 5.7. I can't understand why everybody are talking about 5.11
Dmeyer said on 22/Mar/17
Denzel look aleast 0,75 in taller than wath gyllenhaal looks with Ryan 188cm also Jake has 1cm more shoes than Denzel easy so that means Denzel at 182cm solid could bé 3cm over Jake so i think Jake IS à solid 5 FT 11 but nothing more liké 180,3-180,5cm 181cm 11am and wakes at 6 ft , in person WE were were eye to eye but so can all any 5 FT 11-6ft
anon said on 21/Mar/17
As Low as 5'10 I cant see Its possible he could be a flat 5'11 though
Don't know what to claim(5'11) said on 20/Mar/17
It's kind of easy to know his height from the Conan video. At around 3:17, the camera switched from Conan holding 5'11 on the tape measure, to a front facing shot where the tape measure is at least 1" above Jake's head. I will give him 5'9.75" as a conservative height and 5'10.25" as a liberal estimate.
rofl said on 19/Mar/17
he's 5'11. a respectable height. he doesn't wear lifts like many other A-listers
Blake said on 19/Mar/17
Would his sister if born male be 3 inches taller than Jake as she is 5 ft 9?
Don't know what to claim(5'11") said on 19/Mar/17
5'11 morning peak. 179cm guy for me.
RainbowBlaster5 said on 19/Mar/17
Next to Reynolds , 1.8 seems the best fit.
S.J.H said on 19/Mar/17
@Ramualdo

Agree with you!
Dejavu said on 18/Mar/17
I can see a full 3 inches under Ryan Reynolds
oscar 5'9 said on 15/Mar/17
not 5ft 11 Rob maybe 5ft 10 and a half.
radan432 said on 15/Mar/17
he was 2 inches shorter than 6ft heath ledger on brokeback mountain
grizz said on 24/Feb/17
Click Here If you've got the stomach to watch this skit, you can see Jake is clearly shorter than Jimmy Fallon. I might've been even generous with my 5'11 estimate.
Ramualdo said on 23/Feb/17
He is 178 cm
Giorgi said on 22/Feb/17
Rob, what would you consider to be his lowest?
Editor Rob: standing tall for a measurement I can't see him under 5ft 11.
Sammy Derrick said on 21/Feb/17
Jake Gyllenhaal & Maggie Gyllenhaal kinda remind me of my younger sister and I.I'm 173cm (5'8)while my sister is 168(5'6.75),but she could appear taller due to the fact she has more variety as far as footwear and hairstyles go!!!
Jake is more conventionally attractive he's not too tall more of tallish (5'11/181cm)as far as male height goes and when he's clean shaven and lean he can pass for a younger character.When he grows some facial hair and adds a few pounds of muscle...INSTANT SUPERHERO/LEADING MAN OR ACTION STAR!!1
berta said on 14/Feb/17
i think a guy like dicaprio is 1 cm taller than gyllenhall.i think he could be barely 181 ore maybe just litel over 180. but 181 is fair. but that is max what he is
grizz said on 13/Feb/17
I don't care about that ridiculous Conan measurement.
Watching him in Southpaw, he was roughly one inch shorter than 5'11.75 50 Cent. 5'11 guy, nothing more.
Giorgi said on 12/Feb/17
Check out Nightcrawler. His character has poor posture but still seems quite considerably shorter than Paxton in every scene together.
James said on 6/Feb/17
@Guest66 Click Here

Conan didn't crush Gyllenhall's hair. His hair wasn't completely flat, that big hair gave him a great advantadge of 2 cm. He didn't look as tall as 5' 11" by any means. He looks 5' 9.5" but has his legs widely open losing some height. So he is 5' 10" at night and 5'11" in the morning.

He could be listed as both 5' 10" (night height) or 5' 10.5" (afternoon height). 5' 10.5" would be a good listing I think.
Guest66 said on 4/Feb/17
That Conan measurement video is deceiving, as the camera's angles and position of the tape give the false image. Rob himself made a video where he stood next to tape that way and looked almost under 5'7" while he is a strong 5'8". So yeah it did not solve the "mystery", but obviously Jake is very close to that 5'11" mark, could be a fraction over or under it. Maybe ultimately just a 5'11" can be the best shout.

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