How tall was Kenneth Williams

Kenneth Williams Height

5ft 6 ¾ (169.5 cm)

English actor, best remembered for his roles in the Carry On series of films.

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Average Guess (8 Votes)
5ft 5.88in (167.3cm)
Littlelee168cm said on 12/Dec/18
Not sure he looked 4 or so inches taller than Kenneth Connor more like 2-3 inches
Arch Stanton said on 15/May/17
Nice one, it makes sense with Sid James and Hattie Jacques too. 169 looks spot on.
Arch Stanton said on 13/May/17
@Rob, I've seen most of the films in the series now and poeple are right, Hawtrey did mostly edge out Williams. Any chance you can tweak Kenneth to 5'6.75?
Editor Rob: it's probably a reasonable figure, Hawtrey did have a slightly smaller head size from what I remember, I stopped in the middle of the series a few years ago.
Arch Stanton said on 24/Apr/17
Rob check out 16:33 with 180cm Phill Silvers too Click Here
Editor Rob: guys like Williams and Hawtrey could be argued anywhere in 5ft 6.5-7 range
Arch Stanton said on 23/Apr/17
There's still a chance of 5'6.5 too, he looked that with Cribbins too, 5'6.75 I'll go with anyway.
Arch Stanton said on 23/Apr/17
Rob, a full 5'7 seems a tad high. Looking with Sid James in Carry On Cleo there seems a wee bit more than an inch between them, see what you think at 53:55 Click Here (delete the pop ups). Maybe around G height is accurate. He made Jim Dale look 5 ft 10 range in Again and I'm not sure he really was that. I'll give him 5'6.75.
Arch Stanton said on 30/Mar/17
About two inches shorter than Bernard Cribbins who is 5 ft 8 range. 5'7 seems a tad generous.
James said on 20/Feb/17
He became typecast in comedy. His screen persona was highly unpopular in later years as it was a negative stereotype.
Aza said on 31/Oct/16
Oooooooohhhhh Matronnnn! Good listing!
Sandy Cowell said on 25/Oct/16
There was a girl in my class at school who was Kenneth's 2nd cousin, but she was TALL for her age! Then there was another Williams girl, her little sister, who was on the small side and really was a dead ringer for her famous 2nd cousin, only with long, blonde hair!
It comes as no surprise to me that Kenneth was 5ft7. I would have even estimated him to be half an inch smaller.
He was well suited for all his comedy roles with that unusual voice of his. In fact, I don't remember ever seeing him in anything else!
Jason said on 4/Apr/15
In his published diaries there is a picture of his passport stating 5ft 7in
Terence said on 19/Jan/15
Always one of my favourite Carry on actors. In Carry On he appeared a bit shorter than Sid James so he may well be 5 feet 7.

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