How tall is Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp's Height

5ft 9 (175.3 cm)

American actor best known for his role as Captain Jack Sparrow in the Pirates of the Caribbean movies. Other notable films he has starred in have been Edward Scissorhands, Alice in Wonderland and Sleepy Hollow. One interviewer clearly thought he wasn't the 5ft 10 Depp has always got listed at (and was listed here at that height): "Its strange because although Johnny Depp is actually only 5' 7", he gives the illusion of being really tall.". Although Depp himself has claimed to be 5ft 11.


Johnny with Tom Cruise and Amber Heard
Photo by PR Photos

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Average Guess (245 Votes)
5ft 8.63in (174.3cm)
Preeme said on 30/Oct/19
Funny thing is that both Mr. Cruise and Mr. Depp are probably wearing lifts in this picture above
Nik said on 16/Oct/19
It's amazing that an interviewer thought he was 5'7"!
Nik Ashton said on 22/Sep/19
A-V-E-R-A-G-E!
Aaron Rosales said on 19/Sep/19
My dad has a resemblance with him. I can't upload pics here idk how. Seeing him in old movies he looks 5'9-5'10
tallboy said on 17/Sep/19
any guess about his regular weight
MeMeme said on 20/Aug/19
5'8" straight
Johan 185 cm said on 9/Aug/19
He isn't any less than 5'8.5" and 5'9" is a good shout. Just annoys me when people say " I am just xxx" and its complete and utter nonsense. A true 5'11" barefoot can look pretty tall at times and especially in a country with a 5'9.5" average like the USA.
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 7/Aug/19
@ luke archer - I can't see Johnny Depp having it necessary to wear height- enhancing footwear other than to make a fashion statement. He wore cowboy boots and a cowboy hat when he appeared in a sketch in the 90s comedy hit series 'The Fast Show', and he looked damn great!

I just watched the end of 'The Ninth Gate', and JD wore ordinary shoes. That film contains the scariest seduction scene since the one from Stephen King's 'The Stand', but that Stephen King horror scene sent the character insane and turned her hair white! 😲

Johnny is the sort of guy who could be attractive at any height, be it 5ft7, 9, 11 or 6ft4. He gives each film his all and, though there are an abundance of movies to choose from, I think my favourite has to be 'Donnie Brasco'. Based on a true story, it details the solidarity that 'real deal' gangsters have for each other, so much so that Johnny's undercover detective actually develops feelings of fraternity towards his fellow gangsters and one in particular, played by Al Pacino. The film stars actors ranging from Al's 5ft5ish to Michael Madsen's 6ft2 or so. The heights of these guys bear no effect on their success within the group of gangsters, which is exactly how things should be in real life. What counts is their loyalty, dedication and bravery. I emerged from the watching of this film with an amazing amount of respect for how principled these people actually are!

Tonight I have decided to stick with Rob's 5ft9. Before I visited this website, I did think Johnny was nearer, I'd say, to the 5ft10 mark, but his lean build is such that he could be taken for taller anyway.

I saw his first ever film, 'A Nightmare On Elm Street', at the cinema. Never did I expect that a young boy victim of Freddie Krueger would be such a success; in fact, it was years before I even realized that the youngster was Johnny Depp in the first place!

Cheers Luke! πŸ˜πŸ‘
luke archer said on 6/Aug/19
he is 5'7. I shave seen him several times and he wears very suspect footwear. once he was wearing cowboy hoots with 2+ inch heals on them and my gf at the time who is 5'9 was wearing sandals and they were the same height only his wild blow combed hair was a few inches over her head. this wa sin Hollywood..later I was a t a table next too thin in New York and he was wearing a suit with clunky shoes and was at best 5'8.5 minus the 1.5 inch heels
Ian C. said on 1/Aug/19
Well, LupeLuna, I care how tall or short people are, which is why I come to this site. In fact I tend to think it slightly immoral when a man lies about his height, especially since the lie is so easily exposed.

Anyway, name a movie where Depp played a character who should have been tall. I can't think of any myself (unless John Dillinger was tall), so it's not as if he's trying to put one over on his fans. And, if you want to tell people that you're big, don't call yourself "Johnny." That wouldn't have worked for Johnny Wayne.
Chris Chen said on 29/Jul/19
174
kate123 said on 29/Jul/19
176
LupeLuna said on 27/Jul/19
It’s amazing to me how many people are concerned with a man’s height? Who cares how tall or short you are? I seen Johnny Depp in person a few years ago, I was face to face with him I’m 5’6 I had on flat sandals and he was wearing those ugly worn out boots so he is 5’5. Although he is a shorty he still has a giant presence! Women wear heels πŸ‘  all the time. Get over it! So what if he’s 5’5 or 5’10 we’re not paying his bills!
Pedro Torres said on 23/Jul/19
173-174 _ no more, no less.
daad1234 said on 23/Jul/19
Rob, do you think that Johnny Depp or a young Jack Nicholson would have an edge if they stood back to back?
kate123 said on 26/Jun/19
1.75
Shortkid said on 13/Jun/19
Needs downgrade looks 174-174.5
Miss Sandy Cowell said on 9/Jun/19
πŸŽπŸŽ‚πŸŽˆ Happy Birthday Johnny!πŸŽˆπŸŽ‚πŸŽ

Wishing one of the best and most adaptable actors of today a truly fantastic 56th Birthday. He SO doesn't look his age! This guy, with a sense of humour which shows through in a great many of his roles, (when necessary), is the star of many of my all time firm favourite films, including 'Donnie Brasco', in which he stars with Al Pacino.

Johnny gets a Birthday guess of 5ft9.25.

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Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 4/Jun/19
Depp is 174.5cm and 5'10.75" with elevator shoes.
Bradley said on 15/May/19
As listed 7 feet away last night. Weak 5' 9".
Greg said on 14/May/19
@cmillzz I’m not sure maybe he’d dip to 5’8.75” though he looks similar to a 5’9 friend I have who also claims 5’11 funny enough.
cmillzz said on 13/May/19
Rob, you think it’s possible he’s 5’8.5” at his low? I can see it.
Yesitsme said on 6/May/19
I hate to break it to you guys in the comment section...but Johnny definitely not 5’9 not even 5’7. I met him at a London premiere for one of his movies..let’s just say i’m 5’7 and was pretty much looking down on him lol. My guess is 5’6! Great actor though.
TheBat said on 2/May/19
Johnny is 5'9" without lifts, great actor as well.
mohammad said on 16/Apr/19
175 cm seems to be the most possible number .
Mayalto said on 4/Apr/19
Rob he has always been closer to 174 than 175. Strong 174 nowdays weak 174
Editor Rob
Well I'd rule out 5ft 9.5-11 range and 5ft 8-8.5, what's left I think you can make an argument for.
Yigit said on 28/Mar/19
174-175 cm
billionaireslayer said on 20/Mar/19
Peak 5'8 n half, similar to Deniro in his prime
Mister lennon said on 14/Mar/19
Looks more a strong 5'8. 174-175.
Mrs. Castro said on 12/Mar/19
Charlie Sheen and Jamie Foxx are solid 5'9.

Johnny Depp is a flat 5'9 (5'8.5 or 5'8.75 before bed).
Bobby 178cm said on 5/Mar/19
Tom Cruise seems barely shorter than him.
hridoy said on 6/Feb/19
weakest 5'9" i have been ever saw
Cudder said on 30/Jan/19
he had on thick shoes in fantastic beasts 2
jonas said on 12/Jan/19
Elevated shoes 5"8 man
Yang (5ft 8 Chinese men) said on 3/Jan/19
More like 5ft 8 half range when standing with exwife Amber Heard with solid 5ft 7..
184guy2 said on 23/Dec/18
lol I'm only 5'11
Instantly lie
Rising - 174 cm said on 17/Dec/18
@tree: I've seen some memorable battle of the lifts/big heels before. Often times Robert Downey Jr. is involved one way or the other. Cruise always wears lifts these days, but I think Depp is a bit more of a thick shoe/boot guy rather than internal lifts. He's probably worn them for some film roles, though.
tree said on 13/Dec/18
Imagine Depp thinking hard should i wear my 2 or 3inch boosters,i have the 4 incher big don boots i am in the mood today.
tree said on 13/Dec/18
Rising - 174 cm said on 8/Dec/18
He does have about 2 cm or an inch on Cruise in the photo above, but cowboy boots do not add 3". A typical cowboy heel would be about 1.75". Tom's elevator boots probably add a little over 2" there.

Funny comment i mean we compare how much height there in lifts,big boots,incorprated fake heels etc give lol

It could be a game show there shoes have hiden heels,or lifts,gues swho has more 'stacked' footwear xddd
Rising - 174 cm said on 8/Dec/18
He does have about 2 cm or an inch on Cruise in the photo above, but cowboy boots do not add 3". A typical cowboy heel would be about 1.75". Tom's elevator boots probably add a little over 2" there.
Imamsocoollikereallycoool said on 7/Dec/18
Did this guy really claim as high as 5’11????? Damn. I think he could be around that 5-8 or 5-9 range. He looks same as Tom cruise, possibly around an inch taller. There both wearing some kind of lift but I definitely think the cowboy boot gives Johnny lots of height. Possibly 3 inches. Tom cruise probably like 2 maybe. So I definelyu think he’s around 5-8 probably. Maybe 5-9 tho
JBeinghonest said on 3/Dec/18
Johny dep always wearing clown shoes but still same height as tom cruise

To be honest he's 170cm morning and that's generous.
Rising - 174 cm said on 19/Nov/18
@Peter: Tom has elevator boots there so I'm fairly certain they add more than Johnny's cowboy boots. For one, Tom's knees are higher. Also, you can see the angle from the side and they appear to have that bulge around the laces: Click Here and notice the illusion he's tip-toeing in some shots when he's really not: Click Here That design is pretty typical for a moderate elevator boot. I'd guess he gets somewhere around 5.5 to 6 cm actual height. With that said, I tend to agree Johnny is probably a bit shy of 5'9" and we can compare to Jerry Bruckheimer who is a solid 5'7" and wearing normal shoes. Or, look at Johnny with 5'3.5" Heather Langenkamp: Click Here Click Here Both wore sneakers in the film and was Johnny any more than 5" taller? Also, it would be useful to know Jsu Garcia's height. He seemed quite a bit bigger than Johnny, but I think he's above average height.
Peter175 said on 16/Nov/18
He's barely over an inch on tom with a bigger boot

C'mon this guy is the weakest 5'9 of all time. Leonardo dwarves him even when he was still growing

174
MJKoP said on 15/Oct/18
James Keffer said on 12/Oct/18
@MJKoP That video is probably from alot earlier than 2013 but some idiot probably decided to claim it was from 2013 and that MJ is still aive.

Regardless, that's not MJ or Depp. Watch the actual video.
James Keffer said on 12/Oct/18
@MJKoP That video is probably from alot earlier than 2013 but some idiot probably decided to claim it was from 2013 and that MJ is still aive.
meezemaker said on 10/Oct/18
174 cm is the good choice!
MJKoP said on 29/Sep/18
James Keffer said on 25/Sep/18
Michael Jackson is a real 5'9 guy. Click Here I think Depp is 5'8.


Alert the presses. MJ was alive in 2013 and decided to take up smoking. 😲
James Keffer said on 25/Sep/18
Michael Jackson is a real 5'9 guy. Click Here I think Depp is 5'8.
Rising - 174 cm said on 17/Sep/18
Weak 5'9" or 175 cm max. Casper Van Dien is a legit 5'9"/176 guy and taller: Click Here Click Here Not the best pics, but Johnny is closer to the camera in the first and still shorter. Johnny also had those Apollo creeper platforms he often wears: Click Here Casper had a decent heel, but nothing like a cowboy boot: Click Here Click Here
Tod Charming said on 30/Aug/18
Legit 5'9 who can be mistaken as 5'10 because of his hair and slim appearance.
Sacred said on 6/Aug/18
Yes 175 cm for me 176 cm maximum
Film Fan said on 25/Jul/18
I’ve even seen celebrities say β€œI’m really not that tall, I’m only 6 feet.” You definitely know that they are lying in that case.
Miiiiiiighty_- said on 20/Jul/18
Not even 5'9
gafaf said on 15/Jul/18
When someone says something like "I'm only 5'11" you just know they're lying
Rising - 174 cm said on 29/Jun/18
@oliviadare: I believe your sighting, but if this is the London premiere you attended then Johnny was actually wearing boots: Click Here Those look to add at least 3 cm range to me or 1.2"-1.4" so probably more 5'8.75" barefoot. I have heard he's a nice guy in person and I'm sure he'd measure over 5'9" earlier in the day.
QM6'1QM said on 28/Jun/18
Oh, 5'11 is too tall for him. I think even the ardent fans understand this. No doubt, he is not more than 175 cm.
oliviadare said on 23/Jun/18
I think this listing is pretty spot on. I’d guess he’s in the 5’8.75”-5’9.25” range. I met him back in 2011 at the Rum Diary premiere in London. He’s such a nice guy, he talked to each fan for at least a few minutes. When he was talking to me, I noticed we were almost the exact same height. I consider myself usually 5’9” on the dot, but have measured 5’9.25” in the morning and 5’8.75” at night before. He was maybe half an inch to an inch taller than me tops. He was in dress shoes with an estimated 1 inch heel and I was in flat boots with a half an inch heel. The premiere was in the evening. I’d say he’s also 5’9” on the dot but could measure over or under depending on the time of day.
Canson said on 9/Jun/18
Agreed Rising. Strong 5’8 probably
Rising - 174 cm said on 6/Jun/18
He does look anywhere from 5'9"-5'9.5" in those 2 photos if Benedict is 5'11.5", but he definitely looks to have thicker shoes as they appear to have a platform like the shoes he's wearing in the photo to the right at the top of the page. But 181 cm does sound possible for Benedict as well since Rob has seen him looking around 5'11" so that would make Depp 176 cm max even with the footwear advantage. I doubt Depp has lost height too. He could look 5'8" range with Pacino in the 90's and he looked 5-8ish with my friend in the 90's. I'd expect him to be more of a 5'8.75", maybe 5'8.5" guy without the thicker footwear.
Tunman said on 4/Jun/18
If anything he looks 176 with Benedict but his shoes are like a solid 1cm thicker so about 175,perhaps 174-5at worst if Benedict is more 181
Actually he always looked around 175 although there are many instances where he was pushing over 5'9 especially in Pirates of the Caribbean.I think he's the kind of actor who likes to wear thicker shoes.Obviously his 5'11 claim is unrealistic.
Celebs are shorter than you think said on 2/Jun/18
Here’s some recent photos of him with women he met in Russua. Most women are 5’4” right? Caucasian women, so I’d say 5’7 or 5’8” tops.
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Koalized said on 26/May/18
Have you seen the photos with Cumberbatch, Rob?
Editor Rob
Yes, I think he isn't that far off 5ft 9, looks over 5ft 8 for me.
Robby Harris said on 24/May/18
What's your lowest and highest estimate for Depp, Rob?
Editor Rob
A fraction over 5ft 9 and a fraction under it.
Gracian said on 22/May/18
Here are pictures of Depp next to Cumberbatch: Click Here
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Rob, is it possible that Depp has already lost some height?
Editor Rob
I wouldn't have thought he's lost anything noticeable...beyond a few mm's.
Jtm said on 19/May/18
Koalized said on 13/Apr/18
With Benedict Cumberbatch:
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Benedict Cumberbatch with Rob:
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Moreover Johnny Depp is wearing shoes with a thick sole.

he is looking 5'7.5 now. maybe in his younger days 5'8 but no more.
Khaled Taban said on 16/May/18
174cm no less , no more
MAD SAM said on 3/May/18
174 cm guy
Smiles03 said on 24/Apr/18
5'9, 5'10
haxxx said on 23/Apr/18
5'8 3/4 now, 5'9 peak. He is 54 now.
Jonathon1 said on 22/Apr/18
Look at him with 5'5 Stephen Graham on the left:

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never once in his adult life has he dropped under 5'9
thug hooligan said on 18/Apr/18
5'7 ITS TOO SHORT FOR HIM

AND definitely not 177cm 5'10

He wears big boots, if he was really 177 he would be look taller than 180cm with this big boots, something 181,182,183 cm in this area

Minimum 172cm - Max 174.5
Koalized said on 13/Apr/18
With Benedict Cumberbatch:
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Benedict Cumberbatch with Rob:
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Moreover Johnny Depp is wearing shoes with a thick sole.
Pedro B. Torres said on 8/Mar/18
I see him between 5’9’’ and 5’8’’, but 5’7 is not out of question.
Nino said on 2/Mar/18
The mash = Troll
The mash said on 20/Feb/18
Tom Cruise is listed at 5’ 7.5”. If you look at the photo above of them standing side by side Depp looks only about an inch taller than Tom. However, if you take a closer look Depp is wearing heels that are about an inch or more higher than Tom’s. I say Depp is a bout 5’ 7”.
Isaac 5'10 said on 28/Jan/18
Bad posture and small head definitely make him seem shorter, I wouldn't rule out 176-177cm. But a full 5'11" is out of the question.
Jake94 (5'9 said on 10/Jan/18
Solid 5'9", bad posture can make him look shorter at times.
Bobby said on 7/Jan/18
In the first Pirates of the Caribbean, he's as tall as Orlando Bloom, but he was probably wearing big boots to appear that tall. From his proportions though, he didn't strike me as being particularly tall. I thought perhaps he'd be 5'8-5'9 in stature.
Height said on 4/Jan/18
176-177 Johnny Depp
Lindy said on 1/Jan/18
He looks shorter than Tom Cruise.
Sugar C said on 31/Dec/17
Johnny has perfect posture, so he looks tall. I'm 5' 8 1/2, so I hope he's at least 5' 9.
Guest66 said on 31/Dec/17
He can’t be under 5’9, he is within an inch with Bloom, and Bloom is not under 5’10.
Tonyx said on 30/Dec/17
His day-to-day outfits are better tailored then the average mans best suit.
Mikey T said on 8/Dec/17
Stephen Graham is 5'5. Depp is about a head taller than him. He's 5'9-5'10. No way he's 5'7.
Anonymous said on 6/Dec/17
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Doug Stanhope (far left in the white shirt) is 5’7 and he looks no shorter than Johnny Depp in this photo. I’d honestly give Johnny 5’8 max.
The Shredder said on 2/Dec/17
Yeah , no way is he built like that and the Journalists give him something like 5'7 165 , more like 5'8.5 145 or 5'9 150 .
Anonymous said on 1/Dec/17
Journalists are known for under exaggerating height especially when the person is small like Depp 5'8 and 145 to 165 is what I would give him
jjj said on 1/Dec/17
@Dublin guy: I agree completely. I don't understand how he can stand next to Tom Cruise who everyone knows is quite short and comfortably claim 5'11. I would honest guess him around 5'8.5 max if Cruise is around 5'7.5-75.
Mister lennon said on 1/Dec/17
Strong 5'8-weak 5'9. About 174-175.
Dublin guy said on 29/Nov/17
He honestly looks under 5'9, 5'11 is actually noticeably tall for a person so it's obviously a lie
ALEXANDRE ALVES BR said on 25/Nov/17
More like 5'8.75
Anonymous said on 23/Nov/17
Peak height now rob? His age is becoming more obvious
Editor Rob: in next 5 years it might be more likely he will lose first small fraction, but I've not seen much to suggest he appears less than 10-15 years ago.
Jeremy said on 22/Nov/17
Another 5’9” guy claiming 5’11”
Kourosh said on 20/Nov/17
again the word "only" indicates that person is 2 inches below the claim he makes.
Rising - 174 cm said on 20/Nov/17
Nino: Cruise should get about 2.3" out of those boots with the lift inside and he looks like a roughly 5'8.5" man in them compared to 171 cm Jerry Bruckheimer who has typical 1" type shoes as Cruise is 1"-1.5" taller than Bruckheimer at most. So at most Cruise would measure 177 cm in them and that may be generous, especially since he's likely standing better than Bruckheimer. As for Depp, if he were 5'9.5" then with cowboy boots like that which add 1.6" then he'd be over 5'11" and that's clearly not the case as it'd make him 3" taller than Bruckheimer. In reality, Depp only looks about 2" taller than Bruckheimer at best meaning Depp would probably measure around 5'10" IN cowboy boots. Definitely not barefoot. Johnny is closer to 5'8.5" barefoot, imo. Maybe just under 5'9".
Nino said on 14/Nov/17
BTW cruise lifts up to 174 maybe 175 even176 is possible Jonny should be 5.11 with those boots. I'd go with 5.10 barefoot or at least 5.9.5
Bwk said on 10/Nov/17
Is 5'10" flat possible for Johnny Depp?
Sacred said on 6/Nov/17
177 cm
Patrick (181cm standing dead-tall) said on 31/Oct/17
This guy is like, 5'7" 1/2, BAREFOOT, standing tall. The 5'11" mark is incredulous as I am 5'11" and look 5'11". He looks like a small guy.
an anonymous peach said on 17/Oct/17
174cm weak 5ft 9
Rising - 174 cm said on 2/Oct/17
Depp probably is 174 cm, but he could be 174.5 cm as well. Pine at 184 cm makes sense. If you look at Pine next to Colin Farrell, he looks 3" taller, which suggests Pine rounded down from 6'0.5" to 6' while Colin rounded up from 5'9.5" to 5'10". it's interesting to see what two people rounding can do to throw off a height difference. Both were being relatively honest with their claims yet it made a 3" difference sound like 2".

173 cm is pushing it for Depp, though. He did look around that with my friend and Pacino, but Johnny can slouch at times.
Slim said on 28/Sep/17
Willes188 said on 28/Sep/17
Slim don't let the downgraders give you any more influence... I actually agreed with you on a lot a while back but now you're going off the rail
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I agree, chris pine is 184 area and some users had the tendency to guess him at the flat 6'. Don't worry, my old form will return. As for Johnny. He's 174-175 anything more or less is wrong.
Willes188 said on 28/Sep/17
Slim don't let the downgraders give you any more influence... I actually agreed with you on a lot a while back but now you're going off the rail
Slim said on 26/Sep/17
Yeah so 176 out of bed and 173 extreme low. What do you guys think?
Slim said on 26/Sep/17
I do see him 174 a lot. Start of Average these days.
Spencer said on 23/Sep/17
Doesn't look a true 5'9". 174
Rising - 174 cm said on 16/Sep/17
Donnie Brasco is my favorite, but then Al Pacino is the greatest actor to me and is the outstanding performance of the film, imo, but Depp is great as well with a more subtle performance and less eccentric character than many of his others. Blow was very good as well and Edward Scissorhands is a classic. While it's certainly one of Depp's least challenging roles and not among his best performances, if we're speaking more of the film than his acting, Nightmare on Elm Street is one of the true classics of its genre so he can at least stake claim to a big role in another great film. The most recent Depp film I've seen was The Tourist, which from what I hear is more indicative of where his career has gone as opposed to a pretty stellar career prior. Other than that, the only other of the films he starred in during the last decade I've seen was Public Enemies, which I saw once in theaters. That was certainly much better than The Tourist. I only saw the first Pirates film and I enjoyed Sleepy Hollow, but in general, I'd say he had a solid first 20-25 years with the occasional turkey.

As for height, 5'8.75" is more the higher end I'd guess him at. Between platforms like this: Click Here and boots like this: Click Here Depp is fond of footwear in the 1.5"-1.75" range, which could account for him looking a more solid 5'9" or even 5'9.5" at times. But when you see him looking not even 3" taller than a weak 5'6" Al Pacino at times, it's difficult to rule out 5'8.5", imo: Click Here
Slim said on 12/Sep/17
Willes188 said on 11/Sep/17
His best work are to this day are the POTC franchise (excluding the latest) Sweeney Todd, and Willy Wonka
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Try Donnie brasco and blow.
Willes188 said on 11/Sep/17
His best work are to this day are the POTC franchise (excluding the latest) Sweeney Todd, and Willy Wonka
Peter181cm said on 10/Sep/17
He is weak 5'9
I think he is 5'8.75 ;)
MrFish said on 8/Sep/17
Rob, what's the lowest you'd put Depp at?
Editor Rob: about 50,000 leagues under the sea after watching The Lone Ranger!

but, really I think about 5ft 8.75 as a low guess.
Jay da 5'9 said on 3/Sep/17
Wow, thought this guy was a lot taller! In movies he looked at least 5'11 but when I see pictures of him on the red carpet he doesn't look near that height. That's the illusion of movies I guess.
Rising - 174 cm said on 31/Aug/17
That's actually a good pic, but look at Cohen's head. He's not standing as straight as Depp above the waist. He looks 6" taller there, but I'd give Cohen the 6'3" he claims as he looked shorter than Conan O'Brien who I assume is about 6'3.5". So Depp looks 5'9" there to me if we consider posture a wash, but look at Depp's boots -- thick with a big heel.

But look at this event where Depp's thick boots give him a clear advantage over Cohen's sneakers: Click Here Click Here

SBC clearly has worse posture there, but even with his lean and less footwear, he still makes Depp look about 174 cm, imo, or the average guess(174.5) if SBC is 191 cm as Rob has him. Depp looked 175 cm with Cohen at the People's Choice Awards -- at least in this pic: Click Here -- but had boot advantage again: Click Here

In general, I'm not as confident trying to peg exact differences between people 6-7 inches apart since the taller man can drop more height than you'd think, but I'll try to look up videos when I have time, which may tell us just how much SBC toweras Depp. Regardless, I'm convinced Depp is 5'8.5", or at best, 5'8.75" and his fondness for thick boots would have people insisting he was 5'7" max if they applied the standard they do with Brad Pitt. But in all seriousness, the type of boots he's worn in these pictures will give him at least a fraction advantage over a lot of other shoes and boots.
Celebheights 6'1.5 said on 23/Aug/17
With 6'3 1/4" listed SBC:

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Johnny Depp really looks as if he is over 5'9" by him, even with Johnny's legs not being straight.
Spencer said on 19/Aug/17
174 75
JC1994 said on 15/Aug/17
@risingforce exactly my boots where a inch and 5/8ths.
Slim183 said on 15/Aug/17
Although he himself is quoted in the Spectator (5/10/94) as saying "I'm not the biggest guy in the world by any means -- I'm only five-foot-eleven"

Good job Johnny, you are 5'11, minus 2 inches.
Nolan said on 11/Aug/17
Weak 5'9" these days
Tyler Durden said on 2/Aug/17
Anyone have an idea what size head Johnny depp has? Like he appears to have a small head, yes? I was trying to get his glasses, the MOSCOT Lemtosh, he wears 44mm, but I think his head is significantly smaller than mine (I have a 22 & 1/2 inch head which is right between MEDIUM and LARGE for hat sizes). Seems like he has a small head/hat size with even smaller facial features, so 44mm glasses like his might look too tiny on my bigger head/facial features.
Rising - 174 cm said on 1/Aug/17
@Slim: Yeah, I think he just happened to put his foot on its side for some reason. I caught myself a few times going up on my toes for pictures and it honestly wasn't to try to look taller, it was just a nervous habit standing still waiting for a photo to be taken. And yeah, Cruise isn't 173 cm. Those boots probably give Tom 6 cm with the lifts inside - about as big as I've seen him wear - and you can also note Cruise still has only 1"-1.5" on 171 cm Jerry Bruckheimer who was normal flat shoes. But Depp's boots will give him a minimum 4 cm, so Tom would probably look about as tall as Depp in normal shoes. Tom can look like a 174-175 cm guy at times, but then again, a 70 year old Sly Stallone can still look a good 178, possibly 179 cm when he wears lifts and he's 174 cm these days, imo, arguably even a strong 173 so Tom isn't that tall.

@Anthony: I agree, he looks 174. 175 is going to look taller with Pacino, who is lucky if he scraped 5'6".
Anthony said on 29/Jul/17
Always gives me a 174cm impression. Certainly not more.
Slim 182 cm said on 29/Jul/17
@Risingg, I incorrectly guessed his brown boots were stuffed with internal heels. Hence the weird position of the leg, it's likely he stood on the side of his foot for more height or some weird reason, overall, he's just a boot wearer, no internal/external heels like others.
Slim 182 cm said on 29/Jul/17
Yes, weak 5'9 is a decent guess for Depp. so is 5'9.

That 5'11 claim makes me wanna 🀒

I've come to the conclusion that celebs in 5'9-5'10 range claim 5'11 and celebs in the 5'11 range claim 6' or 6'1.

Rise, if Depp is 174.5 then cruise in lifts failed to edge out Depp ruling out 173 impossible for cruise.
Rising - 174 cm said on 28/Jul/17
@Slim: Which photo? I don't see any lifts, just 1.7" cowboy boots with Cruise and Bruckheimer and platforms with Amber Heard that probably add at least that much. Now Cruise fits your description as those lifts are basically pushing him up on his toes (i.e., the Diesel effect).

I think Depp is more 5'8.5" honestly. He looked a weak 5'8" in my friend's photo as I said and his posture really wasn't bad. I saw a photo of myself with this same friend and I could look taller than Depp did, though my friend was leaning with me and not with Depp. Depp honestly looked a weak 5'8" in the Donnie Brasco premiere photo I posted with Al Pacino as well. I'm not saying he's that short, but you notice that even with cowboy boots, he only looks 2" taller than Bruckheimer who is a solid 5'7" or 171 cm. That would make Johnny 5'10.25" in cowboy boots, while a 5'9" guy would be closer to 5'11" than 5'10", but a 5'8.5" guy would be a bit over 5'10" in cowboy boots. The average guess is actually exactly 174.5 cm and personally, I think that'd be better as it would put him weak 5'9" range.
Slim 182 cm said on 24/Jul/17
it's come to the point that we all agree on 5'9 for Depp, and you could disable the comments, nobody would criticise the decision.
Slim 182 cm said on 21/Jul/17
In the top left photo, his lifts were so massive, his feet fell out of the shoe.
even said on 20/Jul/17
hes exactly 175 cm .
Slim 182 cm said on 17/Jul/17
I assume when he wears normal shoes etc 2cm sole, he slips 3 cm lifts in them, so 180 in shoes, and that's why he gets away with his 5'10 claim.
Rising - 174 cm said on 16/Jul/17
Slim, I was responding to JC1994. I don't know if he knows metric or not. Perhaps he meant an extra 1.5 cm(5/8 of an inch) over normal shoes? I agree with 5'9" for Depp, though.
Slim 181 cm said on 15/Jul/17
5'9 max for Depp it is.
Slim 181 cm said on 15/Jul/17
Okay man, just say 1.5 cm from now on.
Slim 181 cm said on 14/Jul/17
Depp and pitt are wearing lifts 24/7, it's no secret, as 175-180 are not tall these days, 6'0 or 6'1+ is tall, so they feel insecure being shorter than other man and wear lifts.

I'm a nutshell they desperately want to dominate/hold their own(heightwise of course) agianst tall men.
RisingForce said on 14/Jul/17
Converse themselves only give about 5/8ths of an inch.
JC1994 said on 13/Jul/17
@slim 181cm
He was wearing work boots that have the same amount as my boot those work boots usually give 5/8ths of an inch and Leonardo dicaprio was probably wearing tennis shoes I'll tell you this I'm 5'9" myself and when I wear those boots they would make me appear 5'10" guys that I know that are 5'10" flat when wearing converses would pretty much eye to eye with me depp definitely would be appear 5'9" 1/2
James said on 13/Jul/17
@slim 181cm
He was wearing work boots that have the same amount as my boot those work boots usually give 5/8ths of an inch and Leonardo dicaprio was probably wearing tennis shoes I'll tell you this I'm 5'9" myself and when I wear those boots they would make me appear 5'10" guys that I know that are 5'10" flat when wearing converses would pretty much eye to eye with me depp definitely would be appear 5'9" 1/2
Slim 181 cm said on 13/Jul/17
Leo looked a strong 5'10 in "what's eating Gilbert grape" tbh, and yes I'm sure Depp MIGHT have worn elevating shoes in "public enemies". yes, he may of, to match up to 5'11.5-6'0 Christian bale. And in Gilbert grape he did look 5'9.5 but it MAY have been lifts.
Slim 181 cm said on 13/Jul/17
174-176 for sure. Most will agree on this.
Slim 181 cm said on 13/Jul/17
RisingForce, everything is possible, remember? 176 is higher on my chances than yours. But I do honestly believe Depp has a higher chance of being a strong 5'9 rather than being a 5'8.5 and definitely a higher chance of 177 than 173. At 17 years old, he was still taller than Depp. So as for him and machio being late bloomers I can agree on.
RisingForce said on 12/Jul/17
I'd have to go look to say for sure, but I doubt DiCaprio was even 5'11" when he made "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" since he grew late during the mid 90s, iirc, much like Ralph Macchio went from not even 5'8" to 5'8.5" in the mid to late 80s. I have little doubt DiCaprio is currently 5'11"-5'11.5"m but I don't think he was back then. I'd say Depp is 5'9" max, but could look taller with thick footwear, which he often wears.
Slim 181 cm said on 12/Jul/17
Johnny Depp is 5'9.25 max, looked it next to 5'11.5 max DiCaprio in "what's eating Gilbert grape". And he held his own compared to 5'11.75 listed Christian Bale in "public enemies"
Slim 181 cm said on 9/Jul/17
Weak 5'9 is plausible.
RisingForce said on 7/Jul/17
As for Depp and Cruise, well Depp looks anywhere from 1-2 cm taller that day depending on posture: Click Here Click Here But Tom's boots and lifts give him a noticeable advantage even over Depp's 1.7" cowboy boots so probably at least 2.3" as Tom nearly looks like he's on his toes in Rob's photo, so at worst, I think Depp has to be an inch taller than Tom, who I think is 5'7.5" barefoot. But as I said, a better reference is Bruckheimer, who doesn't have lifts or heels. I give Johnny 5'8.5" or 5'8.75". He can look a flat 5'8" with loose posture. Remember this full photo I posted a few months back of Depp and Al Pacino: Click Here Pacino likely wasn't more than a weak 5'6" and it's not impossible he had shrunk a bit by that time as he was 56-57 years old.
Slim 181 cm said on 7/Jul/17
@Lanaka, 5'9??? More like 5'8.5. πŸ˜‚
No seriously if ray liota is 5'11.5 than Depp is 5'8.5 given that ray was 3 inches taller than Depp during "Blow". But he's still 5'9 in the mornings though.
Depps height during the day:

Morning 5'9
Evening 5'8.5
Night 5'8.25

@lanaka, in case you don't already know, @Editor Rob only lists afternoon heights... otherwise all celebs would be listed half inch taller.
Lanaka said on 7/Jul/17
Johnny really does look to be 5'9 range! At least to me!
Slim 182 cm said on 6/Jul/17
Did I forgot to mention Depp claimed 5"11? Lol πŸ˜‚πŸ€£
Still believe he falls inbetween 5"8 to 5"8.75
Slim 181.5 cm said on 6/Jul/17
after seeing him next to tom cruise 🚒 I'd give a 5"8.5 downgrade, even Rob admitted he'd look OVER 2 inches shorter than 5"11 listed Todd Lowe
Depp is 5"8.75 max in the evening. I knew there was something wrong about being listed 178 on google just like Jude law was 182....
even said on 5/Jul/17
hes five foot nine hes as tall as me
RisingForce said on 4/Jul/17
A good point of reference there is Bruckheimer. Depp looks 2" max taller than Bruckheimer, imo, even in 1.7" cowboy boots, while Bruckheimer seems to be in normal 2.5-3 cm shoes. Johnny Depp is actually one of the few near 5'9" guys to not only look no taller than Mario Lopez, but even a bit shorter: Click Here Even not not quite 5'9" guys like Jason Statham and a 50+ year old Jean-Claude Van Damme look taller than Mario. Funny thing is Mario and Johnny both claim 5'11" while in reality, I think both are 5'8.5". I had believed Depp was at least 5'9" too, but I swear he looked a flat 5'8" in my friends pic taken when Depp was far too young to have lost anything.
Mark(5'9.5") said on 4/Jul/17
5'11"? Rob, as much as I wouldn't claim 5'11", this isn't as bad as Chris Jericho claiming 6'0"!! πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
Mark(5'9.25 said on 3/Jul/17
I wouldn't dare to claim 5'11" even if I was taller than Depp by a bit more than a cm.

Rob, I wouldn't go lower than 5'9", but 5'11"? Makes a solid to big 5'9"er like me puke 🀒🀒🀒🀒
Editor Rob: yeah, I'd love for Johnny Depp to meet an honest bloke like Todd Lowe in person, wearing his own cowboy like that time he met Cruise....he'd daren't say 'I'm 5ft 11 too' in Todd's presence, he'd look over 2 inches smaller probably...
RisingForce said on 1/Jul/17
"Weak" and "if that" may be the key words. He doesn't look much more than 5'8" recently with 5'7" Jerry Bruckheimer: Click Here Depp didn't have cowboy boots like above, but I think he still had boots.

He can definitely pull off over 5'9", but he's worn some seriously thick footwear at times. First time I noticed it was back at the 2009 Bahamas Film Festival: Click Here Click Here Then following year at the Berlin photocall for The Tourist: Click Here At the Tourist Madrid premiere as well: Click Here Then pretty good pair of platform shoes more recently with Amber Heard: Click Here
Boggy B said on 26/Jun/17
5ft 11 what no your not Johnny Depp get real your a week 5ft 9 if that
Jacob said on 21/Jun/17
If he's 55 in age and close to his 60s almost chances are if you listed him at his current height maybe when he was in his younger years he could of been 176 cms this might be the case rob.
S.J.H said on 20/Jun/17
Since he was describe being atually at 5'7 then he might be just 5'7 barefoot or 5'7.5 and wear lift all the time. Should have custom made lift's from 2.25 to 3' range
Mr S said on 13/Jun/17
If anybody says "Only 5'11" chances are that they aren't. 5'11" is above average, or at least a strong average, in most Countries. Therefore a genuine 5'11" guy wouldn't say "only" as if it was a really short height.
James said on 9/Jun/17
I don't think Depp is over 5ft 8in and most likely closer to 5ft 7inches. In A nightmare on elm street john Saxon has a good two or three inches on him. Saxon was probably still in the five feet ten range at that time. Depp was wearing sneakers and being new to Hollywood probably wasn't concerned with wearing lifts as he probably does today.
Morningheight 181.5cm said on 4/Jun/17
Do these actors know that 5'11 equals 180.34cm I'd love to be 6'1 but if I'm not why would I pretend to be.....
Average height and slim said on 30/May/17
174.5 cm.
ok said on 30/May/17
Bit like del Piero in length imo
Editor Rob: 😲 I wouldn't know about length, but in terms of height, certainly they could be height twins.
RisingForce said on 27/May/17
I can't buy 176 cm for Depp, except maybe the morning. He didn't exactly look tall with Pacino. Just look at what a 5'9.5" guy like James Caan looked like with Pacino or even a 5'8.75" Marlon Brando. A photo I saw of Depp with my friend from the 90s made him look like a 5'8" guy! I think a 5'8.5" guy who can look taller with his build and at times, footwear, but also look a bit shorter when he slouches.
James B said on 22/May/17
Rob I feel 176cm could have been possible for Depp
trumpslave said on 20/May/17
175 cm for depp and 174 for sean penn
RisingForce said on 17/May/17
I don't know about 5'8" flat, but I don't see the full 5'9" with Al Pacino, who I have my doubts ever reached 5'6". I'd like to see full shots with 5'8" Penn, but it seems he looks shotter than a 69 year old Charles Bronson did with Penn.
Realist said on 14/May/17
Very few men in today's world are shorter than 5'9 in Johnnys lifts:) lmao! I can see him at 171-172cms MAX
Leo2001 said on 14/May/17
@RisingForce with Sean Penn
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meezemaker said on 13/May/17
AGreed With risingforce.

5'8 for deep
RisingForce said on 9/May/17
Seeing a friend's pic with him, I think 5'9" could be generous. When you think about it, Depp looks an inch and a half taller than 5'7" Bruckheimer above, maybe 2 inches max if he didn't have the slight lean, but Depp's cowboy boots give him a half inch advantage over Bruckheimer's shoes, so that would suggest Depp at no taller than 5'8.5", which I can buy, though I would normally expect Cruise to look at least 5'8.5", if not 5'9" with the lifts he has there and Depp does edge him by maybe near 2 cm. How tall does Depp look here with Scorsese? Click Here Click Here Is Scorsese 5'3" now or was that his peak height? I only see 5'8" range with a 171 cm or 5'7.5" max De Niro: Click Here Click Here and here: Click Here 5'8" Ice Cube was actually taller in 2 pics from that same night, but closer to the camera than Depp. I think Johnny's footwear from cowboy boots to the small platforms he wears and some years back, potential elevators with Sean Connery can maybe account for his fluctuating height.
Giorgi said on 9/May/17
"Only 5'11" from a 5'9 guy? Wow, it feels good that Johnny Depp can as well be pathetic sometimes.
Welsely said on 6/May/17
Looks like me in my heels with my bf in that pic. And im 5'6", bf is 5'8.5". Since depp is wearing heels but amber is 5'7" I'd say he's around my bf's height. 5'8.5" now maybe 175cm (5'8.75") in youth
Willes188 said on 29/Apr/17
I think this listing is fair, but nothing lower than 175-176cm i feel. And i think he could be scraping 5'10 be the hair in the morning at around 177-177.5cm
delancey said on 25/Apr/17
I think he's fallen into the 5'8 range these days. I still buy some sort of 5'9 for his youth though. To my eyes he looked 175/176 cm in his roles in the 90's.
RisingForce said on 21/Apr/17
Depp is taller than Cruise, but you're right it's an inch max, but Cruise has bigger footwear since Depp only has cowboy heels while Cruise has lifts in his boots (note how Tom's knees are higher and the angle of his foot steeper). Depp's boots add maybe 1.6" while Tom's probably add 2.3". Interestingly, 5'7" Jerry Bruckheimer doesn't measure up too poorly to them considering he has the least footwear.
The_Force_Is_Strong_With_This_One said on 19/Apr/17
He seems about level with Tom Cruise with similar boots. Maybe an inch taller at most.
RisingForce said on 13/Apr/17
He could certainly look under 5'9" with Pacino: Click Here Pacino has better posture and is a bit closer, but Depp looks surprisingly short there. He didn't really looked tall next to Pacino in Donnie Brasco the way many average height guys can. Both had similar heeled boots.
JayDen said on 4/Apr/17
@indiandude 5'9 is short?
Willes188 said on 1/Apr/17
Textbook 5'9 guy like Sheen, 175-176cm
Johnny said on 31/Mar/17
Daily Mail shamelessly copied the heights from celebheighs to the fraction!
lemur said on 31/Mar/17
Rob on the Pirates of the Caribbean Wikia Jack Sparrow is listed at 5ft9,Captain Barbossa at 5ft11.5,Blackbeard at 5ft7.5,William Turner at 5ft10.5 ,Elisabeth Swann 5ft7,Davy Jones 6ft1

Everybody is listed as they are on this site,do you think they got it from here?
I am suprised Johny Depp didin't gave them a phone call:Mates upgrade me to 5ft10!
Editor Rob: of course...I'm sure many places have taken heights from here, it's no bad thing...

The other week the Daily Mail put some heights up Click Here...which matched quite close to this site πŸ˜‰πŸ‘
RisingForce said on 19/Mar/17
Cruise has really big elevator boots there, at least 2.25" looking at the angle of his foot and how high his knees are compared to Depp who has 1.5" heels himself. 5'7" Jerry Bruckheimer is the best reference there. I use to Depp was 5'9.5", but now I think he's a weak 5'9" max. Cruise is about 5'7.5" barefoot, almost certainly in the 171-172 cm range.
Ely said on 15/Mar/17
Tom Cruise 175.5 cm with boots, assuming 178(!) For Johny Deep. Tom Cruise is no morele than 171.5, 171-171.5
Ely said on 15/Mar/17
5ft8.75
indiandude said on 9/Mar/17
never really saw his appeal. Above average face and I realize now he is short too and based on the pic, he has quite a small frame too.
Sally (5'11 said on 28/Feb/17
I don't know Johnny Depp's height. But I do know the casting director from Public Enemies went to great lengths to give Depp the illusion of height. Public Enemies was partially filmed in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, which is a commutable distance from my home. The casting director put out a call for local police officers/sheriff's deputies to be extras in the movie. One requirement was the officers/deputies had to be under 5'10". This eliminated at least half of the potential extras because this region of Wisconsin has a large population of people of German, Dutch, and other northern European ethnicity.
mister_lennon said on 28/Feb/17
174-175
Bobby said on 27/Feb/17
@Daniel, I am 5'10.25, but pretty much just 5'10 flat the whole day, I am hoping to grow another inch or so and plateau at 5'11, or even 5'11.5. I grew a quarter of an inch this summer, and Rob says it's perfectly natural for me to claim 5'10 even though I fall a fraction under in the evening at 5'9.75, since it's only a difference of 6 millimeters.

Funnily enough, I am perceived as being much taller than I am actually am. Like four inches taller.
Bobby said on 27/Feb/17
I am 5'10, and Depp doesn't have the presence that a 5'10 person would have, I always thought he was in reality, closer to 5'8 or thereabouts. That's how tall he appeared in Pirates of the Caribbean, very average height.
ks said on 27/Feb/17
I know someone who's met Depp in person. She's 5'8 and said she was surprised by how short he was, probably around 5'7.
berta said on 7/Feb/17
have he always been listend 175 ore have he had a 176 listing before. to me he can look taller than some other 175 listed men on the site. i think he could be 176
Editor Rob: he's been stuck on 5ft 9 for a very long time.
S.J.H said on 6/Feb/17
Depp is 5'8 and 5'10 in thick boots, 5'11 in lifts.
delancey said on 29/Jan/17
@Danimal Yeah they are on pretty much every single page. I think easily 5'9 range in his youth, but could potentially be starting to slip into the high 5'8s as he gets older.
delancey said on 28/Jan/17
5'9" range in his prime. Is it possible that age could be starting to shrink him a bit into the upper 5'8"s rob?
Keith said on 27/Jan/17
5 foot 9 maybe 5 foot 10 maximum
heelshealheight said on 22/Jan/17
Some folk here need to calm down a bit.. Downgrading a person's (alleged or simply inflated) height should not be conflated to 'hating' or 'jealousy'-at least not within a sensible, rational, and free-speaking world. Johnny Depp simply looks-and actually is-shorter than 5ft10-6ft. Nothing more, nothing less. Live with it and 'Peace Out'. It's not as if your livelihood or income will be emended reliant upon some celebrity's high or low height/stature.. We're just here to 'kill' some time. Just chill..

BTW, Rob, since Johnny D is listed as circa 5ft9, perhaps Alan Cumming requires a downgrade as he's clearly shorter than Johnny D.
Roslyn chard said on 21/Jan/17
I was 5ft 7in till I started shrinking lol πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
Headman said on 19/Jan/17
Is an under 9 inch head possible for Johnny Depp, Rob?
Editor Rob: Headman, I wouldn't go less than 9 inches.
Danimal said on 19/Jan/17
blink said on 4/Jan/17
I can't believe how many disgusting and jealous downgraders are on this page johnny depp is still 5ft9 maybe 176 cm at his peak in the 90s

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Sandy Cowell said on 17/Jan/17
I couldn't agree more that Johnny comes over as a lot taller!
Not that it bothers me! I think he's great! I prefer him in his more sensible roles. My favourites are 'Donnie Brasco', 'the Ninth Gate', 'Dead Man', 'Sleepy Hollow' and 'Sweeney Todd', but I have at least 16 of them to choose from!
What really made me like him as a person was finding out that he was a mega-fan of 'The Fast Show' and had made many copies (even for his Mum!) and would never go away to make a film without taking his 'Fast Shows' with him to cheer himself up! I even know he said "arse!" to Paul Whitehouse, who was very amused and gave him a part in 'The Last Fast Show Ever' as a long-haired American gentleman who walks into the 'Suit You' store to be measured up for a suit! Magic! Actually, Johnny even looked tall in that sketch!
It is hard to believe he is an average 5ft9, but who cares? Not I!
Harry Dean Stanton said on 14/Jan/17
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Harry Dean Stanton's Height
5ft 7in (170 cm)
Peak height was 5ft 8in (173 cm)

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JD said on 13/Jan/17
for what its worth I stood by his replica at the madame trudeaux wax museum in SF, I'm about 68.5 inches and we were about the same height (though hard to factor footwear, he had boots and I had thick healed running shoes)...the way he looks in his suits (pictured above) which I am assuming are Regular in size confirms my estimation (unaltered R suit sleeve lengths are borderline too long for me as they seem to be for him)
Willes189 said on 11/Jan/17
Depp is a perfect example on how a textbook 5ft 9 1/4 man should look like, he can pass for 5'10 ALOT on screen
blink said on 4/Jan/17
I can't believe how many disgusting and jealous downgraders are on this page johnny depp is still 5ft9 maybe 176 cm at his peak in the 90s
Hijopotamus said on 30/Dec/16
Did he really said he was "only 5'11"?? Another Mario Lopez? Why do they have to lie?
5'8" for both.
If Depp was 5'11" he would reach 6'1ish with those high heel boots he always wears, right?
Not even Pitt is 5'11"
Editor Rob: yes Hijo, every quote I have heard or seen in print. I believe this was at one of these press conferences.
OPTIC2 said on 25/Dec/16
Hmm another 5'7"-5'9" guy trying to look above average...I see a trend here. I mean if you're not under 5'6" you shouldn't really be freaking out in this way. I espc don't get 5'8" guys like depp ,robert downey junior, mark Wahlberg all desperately attempting to look taller when they're already a fine height. My best friend is 5'7" and he's the most sought after guy in my class...
Ramualdo said on 24/Dec/16
His peak was 173 cm but nowdays,he's about 171 cm
pettersson said on 18/Dec/16
This pic with Cruise is sooo hilarious! Look where Tom's knees (in comparison to other guys in picture) are! Big lifts indeed!
Catherine Devlin said on 27/Nov/16
I think 5ft 7.75. But does it make a difference he's still a good actor.
Headman said on 24/Nov/16
Totally agree, on the dot 5'9. HOWEVER I have heard 5'6 and I might be inclined to believe that...

How long would his head be, rob? I imagine under 9 inches.
sam99 said on 19/Nov/16
jhonny hieght is 5.7in
Lynx said on 18/Nov/16
S.J.H Pitt is probably 179cm, but Depp is at least 174cm min, look at the picture with Amber, shes 170cm and with high heels he's still taller.
S.J.H said on 15/Nov/16
Brad Pitt , Johnny Depp and Tom Cruise they were all lifts wearer especially Depp and Cruise they fit it all the time. Pitt would wear some smaller lifts sometimes to apear just 6'0 with it he is more like a 179cm guy and other 2 wear elevator shoes 6-7cm not surprsie if they barefoot is a huge differences.

Depp 172cm
Cruise 170cm
Realist said on 9/Nov/16
He's 5'8 145 lbs I guess.
Shredder said on 6/Nov/16
5'9.5 is possiblr for him , I wouldn't go more than that though.
anon said on 5/Nov/16
He doesn't look the full 5'9". Should be downgraded to 5'8.75". 5'8.5" is too low.
Heylo said on 4/Nov/16
KMesh: He has always been keen on wearing old boots with quite a heel. Always take that in count when looking at photos of Depp. I don't think he's overly height conscious, he just love them boots.
KMesh said on 26/Oct/16
Unless Depp wore lifts the entire time he was dating 5'6" Kate Moss I don't see him being under 5'9"

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S.J.H said on 19/Oct/16
Depp is 5'7.75 and 5'9 with shoes. Also he is 5'10 in elevator shoes
5'6 man said on 18/Oct/16
I have a feeling johnny depp is around 5'7. On the late show, Colbert said "i've been 5'11 since i was 14, johnny depp is a munchkin. I think someone said colbert is shorter than JD or something. That was his response. I'm 5'6 and my uncle is 5'9. The top of my head reaches the middle of his nose. My guess is 5'6-5'7 max. JD has been listed as 5'10 on imdb in the past. Why would a 5'11 man call someone who is only an inch shorter munchkin?
Nik said on 14/Oct/16
I wouldn't. I wish I was about 5'8 1/2 - 5'9 1/2.
Daniel said on 14/Oct/16
" Im ONLY 5'11" lol what is wrong with some people, Im 5'7.5 and would cut my balls to be 5'11
Wipeout said on 12/Oct/16
@ Shredder said on 13/Jun/16

What police report is that? Ref?
yaniv maor said on 9/Oct/16
he's 5'8 in my eyes..he never looked like a solid 5'9
Anonymous said on 9/Oct/16
Perfect 5'10"
Patrick 5foot9 said on 7/Oct/16
I dont think 5foot9 guys need to wear bullbagoogle shoes. He got a problem with this height, so maybe not even 5foot9.
Celebheights 6'1.5" said on 7/Oct/16
It's funny that there was an article that said that 6'4.5" Armie Hammer
made Johnny Depp look really short here, yet Johnny Depp easily appears to be over 5'9" by him

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I see 6.5" inches between them.
Johan said on 30/Sep/16
Vibram said on 21/Sep/16
Johan, 60kg range is very skinny for a 5'9" guy (unless they're 5% bodyfat and muscular). I'm 5'9.5" (177cm) and 76-77kg (170lbs) at 16-17% bodyfat and I'm considered slim/lean by all people. Some say I'm small-built. I could buy 175cm-176cm for Depp. He's not under 5'8.5.

I know plenty of guys who are 65 kg or so and 175 cm. Yes its thin but not super thin. I have a friend who is 181 cm and 66 kg thats thin :)

I would say your in that average range yourself, not thin or overweight or anything. Most regular guys I see who are 180 cm weigh in the 82-84 kg range.

True Johnny has gained weight recently but for example in the above pic with Cruise, thats not over 70 kg.

Pics and film make people look heavier as well, how many times have you heard someone say how skinny a celeb is?

I saw a few politicians here during my work and on Tv one of them looks quite fat. In person he was overweight but not really fat and also much smaller than I expected.
Vibram said on 21/Sep/16
Johan, 60kg range is very skinny for a 5'9" guy (unless they're 5% bodyfat and muscular). I'm 5'9.5" (177cm) and 76-77kg (170lbs) at 16-17% bodyfat and I'm considered slim/lean by all people. Some say I'm small-built. I could buy 175cm-176cm for Depp. He's not under 5'8.5.
Strong 5ft9 said on 13/Sep/16
Rob, which do you think he is most likely. A weak 5'9" or a strong 5'9"?
Editor Rob: at times I can appreciate both, hence why I've kind of kept him around 5ft 9 flat.
Willes189 said on 11/Sep/16
He can claim whatever he want's to, although 5'11 is a bit to much, he could touch it in the early hours with shoes on
Willes189 said on 1/Sep/16
Depp is easily still 5'9.25
Koos said on 31/Aug/16
No more than 5'8 at the most. Cruise is only around 5'7.
Wipeout said on 31/Aug/16
Peak height: 5'9.25
Now (2016): 5'8.75
Willes189 said on 20/Aug/16
Stronger 5'9//////////// 5'9.2-5'9.3, can appear up to 5'10.5 on screen, as Willy Wonka for example, didn't look under 5'9 3/4 as Jack Sparrow,
manny said on 6/Aug/16
All I'm gonna say is cruise is wearing elevators 2" and I mean he is supposed to be 5'7 but I would say Johnny was 5'10 seriously in the day he's getting older now and 5'9 is prob accurate but who knows only Johnny himself maybe
Felix said on 29/Jul/16
Seems to be a weak 5'9". So I'd put him around 5'8.75".
Verona Rios said on 26/Jul/16
His driver's license states 5'10 and we know he's not really that tall. Provided that, d's licenses are not a trustful source.
Pirate said on 19/Jul/16
He's got to be 5'7, in cry baby he looks the same height as Willem Dafoe where he is bare foot and he only looks 5'9 when he wears those boots with 2 inches heel
Pirate said on 19/Jul/16
He's got to be 5'7, in cry baby he looks same height as Willem Dafoe where he is bare foot and he only looks 5'9 when he wears those boots with 2 inches heel
George 176 cm said on 15/Jul/16
5' 9" looks accurate for Depp.
Horror said on 14/Jul/16
He looks like 5'7" next to willem dafoe
Shredder said on 13/Jul/16
It was just a height that was reported on a sheet. Doesn't mean a measurement
Wipeout said on 12/Jul/16
@ Shredder

Reference please??? I know he is actually 5'9 because I was in the same movie as him and saw the casting posts.
James c said on 9/Jul/16
I would cut him some slack, he did also he didn't know. 5'11" is an popular height too claim, when nobody knows their height. Though I'm 5'9" myself, and out of all the celebs he looks easily my height. Though i think tom hardy might edge me out, Rob said he thought Tom Hardy looked closer too 5'10" when he met him, but again I seen Hardy near inaminate objects look my height. Though the weird thing is some of the guys that are listed 5'9.25 an height I used to think I was look like they could be 5'9.75 though again it's not that far away there's guys that are 5'8" Ho look portion ally similar too someone that's 6'2"
hijopotamus said on 9/Jul/16
"Im ONLY 5'11" LOL
Another Mario Lopez funny guy.
These people are comedians
Shredder said on 13/Jun/16
Police report gives 5'10 175 lbs.
Johan said on 11/Jun/16
Editor Rob: I try to stick to heights on here...I don't know if Depp has put on a few pounds to take him nearer 200, I would be surprised.

Yes I can accept that for sure and its also a sensitive subject as in the US apparently a man is guilty until proven innocent!

It just was very surprising to me how people will exaggerate things like Height/Weight and other factors when it suits their purpose. I would be very surprised if Johnny is anything more than 75kilo even with weight gain.

@Mat - He probably got creeped out by big G :)
Mat said on 9/Jun/16
Editor Rob: another time depp claimed not to know his height.

when?
Editor Rob: to our old friend Big G!
Johan said on 9/Jun/16
What do you think Rob about all the accusations flying at Depp?

I read an article today where a friend of his soon to be ex -wife describes him as being almost 90 kilogram compared to her 60 kilogram. Completely destroys the credibility of her friend's testimony as she is already grossly exaggerating the facts. At 5ft 9 he weighs probably also 60 kilo range or at most 70.

I weigh around 90 kilo and am 10 cm taller and look far bigger than Depp does.
Editor Rob: I try to stick to heights on here...I don't know if Depp has put on a few pounds to take him nearer 200, I would be surprised.
James C said on 7/Jun/16
@Greg and the thing is actual 5'11" guys can pull off looking 6ft or they would claim they're 6ft. Another thing I notice is that legit 5'10" guys claim 6ft. I used to think your one height only and you don't shrink during the day. Before I found out more information about height and I first got interested in it my mom measured me at an sub 5'10" which is 5'9 3/4ths using the stand against the wall method, and I was also measured at 5'9 1/2 at an doctors office. So I'll admit I didn't always claim 5'9" like I do now I used to claim I was 5'10" and acted like I was that height and my step dad also claims 5'10 him and I are roughly the same height I might be taller then him though he's like my size. I knew people in high school who claimed 5'10" too 5'11" and they where an half inch shorter or the same size. So I thought I was safe too claim 5'10" then my senior high of high school and meeting people that are 5'10" I got really insecure and depressed because I was starting too see I was shorter then 5'10" and even shorter then 5'9 1/2. Though then I realized after doing morning and night measurements I found out that I was just about 5'10" when I first wake up and depending on the day on an normal day I'm just over 5'9 and on an work night I work nights including doing stuff during the day I'm like 5'8 7/8ths so I claim 5'9" or I ll just say I'm anywhere between 5'9 5'10 bc techinically I'm between those heights during the day.
Greg said on 6/Jun/16
@James C I know what you mean. See For the longest time ever I didn't even know my real height. I got measured at 5'9" my junior year of HS so at around 17. Then I just thought I was like 5'9.5 and would round off to 5'10". But for my drivers license they measured me in shoes, and I was 5'10", I knew this wasn't my real bare foot height or so I thought.. and sometimes I found just claim 5'11 because you know why not, my limbs where more or less the length of a 5'11 guys so I got away with it. But here's where things got a little bit funny and ironic. So I measured my height again and in the mornings I was just over 5'11" so I would only go down to about 5'10.5 towards the night time.So now I just claim 5'11 as I am over that im shoes prob closer to 6'0 with them on but yeah.

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