How tall is Kumail Nanjiani

Kumail Nanjiani's Height

5ft 8 (172.7 cm)

Pakistani actor best known for playing Dinesh Chugtai on TV show Silicon Valley. He once mentioned how "I'm fake 5'10".

Kumail Nanjiani by Gage Skidmore

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Average Guess (10 Votes)
5ft 8.4in (173.7cm)
Junior Hernandez 1990 said on 16/Jun/19
He looks a full 5'8 1/8.
Matt99 said on 12/May/18
Nice downgrade, he never quite looked the 174 mark!
RDJ said on 9/Apr/18
tom, agents will always "suggest" to actors that they give at least their morning shoe height. In which case, Nanjiani is actually spot on 5'10."
Don Julio said on 10/Jan/18
Yeah 5'8 3/4" looks right to me
tom said on 16/Dec/17
They ask him his height in this video (Click Here) and he says five ten, 'rounding up from nine and a half', but he has a sceptical look on his face. I sometimes wonder if celebrities are forced to lie about their height, it's strange.
Agreco4l said on 19/Jul/17
Maybe a little over 5'8"
Heyja said on 15/Mar/17
Probably the greatest height joke of all time.
truth said on 24/May/16
Well, at least he explained the fake part LOL.
bob said on 20/May/16
everything we kno about height is a lie

everyone rounds up and adds 1-2 inches depending on shows

5 -8 becomes 5-9.5/5-10

5-10 becomes 5 -11.5/ 6ft, etc
paul.. said on 20/May/16
Rob , please also update Jin Yang's height.
Sam said on 19/May/16
Yeah, he's a witty guy. He can look near 5'8" flat at times. Not much between him and Fred Armisen when Kumail pops up on Portlandia and 2-3 inches between him Thomas Middleditch I'd reckon.
MD said on 19/May/16
With 5'10.5" Rob Corddry:

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With 5'10.75" Thomas Middleditch, though his posture is never quite right:

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Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/May/16
Haha that's a great quote...
TJE said on 17/May/16
Gotta give it to him. Fake 5'10 has a better ring than 5'8.5.

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