How tall is Marc Maron

Marc Maron's Height

5ft 9 (175.3 cm)

American comedian and actor, known for appearing in TV series Glow. Each year on twitter, he carefully reminds people of his height, consistently claiming that he's "5'11"

How tall is Marc Maron
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Average Guess (31 Votes)
5ft 9.17in (175.7cm)
Danimal 176.7cm said on 1/Jul/20
Leaning in with Brad Pitt. Marc's clearly not standing straight here with Brad: Click Here
Danimal 176.7cm said on 1/Jul/20
With 5'7" Willem Dafoe: Click Here
Danimal 176.7cm said on 1/Jul/20
With present day 6'1" David Letterman: Click Here
Danimal 176.7cm said on 1/Jul/20
He's taller than David Lee Roth today Rob: Click Here
Fezz123 said on 17/May/20
Has always looked 5’8.5” to me, at least in his 50s (he’s had a very long stand-up career).
Vexacus said on 14/May/20
I'm not sure , I think he's 5'9.5 , sometimes he looks about 5'10 in GLOW , next to Bash Howard (listed as 5'10 here, I don't remember his real name LOL)
John David said on 10/Mar/20
Watch the fighter and the kid podcast he’s wearing boot with a two inch heel they look larger enough to have a lift inside them too. That’s the whole reason I came here is bc of his ridiculous boots. He’s got to only be 5’9’’.
Animus said on 9/Nov/19
There is something very unlikable about lying about your height to this extent. Maybe it reflects poor character or something, like an inflated sense of ego or a refusal to deal with reality. It's basically the opposite of humility.
Danimal 5'9 3/4" said on 30/Jul/19
Here he is with 6'0" Steve Jones (guitarist of the Sex Pistols). Steve's 63 now, so he might be down to 5'11.25" today (at the lowest). Either way, Marc's at least 5'9"-5'9.5" Click Here
SD(172cm) said on 9/Jul/18
In this video from 7:56-8:02 Click Here he says 5'11 but acknowledges that he is growing older hence shrinking.
Steg said on 31/Mar/18
He's 5'10" at least. Watch GLOW and you'll realise.
Papito said on 22/Oct/17
This is why 5'11 guys are average, thanks Marc Maron for being the epitome of why 5'11 is not above average. 5'11.5-75 here and this is why I say 6' because people take me seriously and my height in most shoes. I actually like saying 5'11 but it's from idiots like these that make me change my mind.
Vexacus said on 4/Sep/17
He's 5'10 , 5'11 with shoes . He's not short at all.
Danimal said on 21/Aug/17
Marc with 6'0" Ron Perlman: Click Here
Marc with 5'11.5"-6'0" Bill Paxton: Click Here
Danimal said on 21/Aug/17
Marc looking at least 5'9.5" with Ron Howard who is down to 5'8" and peak 5'9": Click Here
Miguel said on 19/Aug/17
Good comedian, got a big head but his body makes him look smaller. 5'9 at best.
Danimal said on 13/Aug/17
Jani said on 12/Aug/17

Here Marc looks a bit shorter than Henry Rollins who is 175cm but it could be the angle and also it looks like Rollins is standing more upright than Maron. Click Here

Henry has also stated he's 5'10" (178), as well as 5'9" (175), so he's somewhere in between the 2 heights today at 56 years old and looked it next to Joe Rogan recently. Henry is THE MOST honest and humble guy around. Again, worst case scenario, Marc Maron is a flat 5'9", but he can be as high as 5'9.5".
Danimal said on 13/Aug/17
Never mind, I see you changed his height! Thanks Rob! Cheers!
Jani said on 12/Aug/17
Here Marc looks a tiny bit shorter than John Carpenter who is listed 178cm. Click Here

Here Marc looks a bit shorter than Henry Rollins who is 175cm but it could be the angle and also it looks like Rollins is standing more upright than Maron. Click Here

Here Maron looks shorter than 179cm James Franco. Click Here

It seems that Maron would be in the 174-177cm range. 177cm would be the absolute max. I think though that 175cm would be a pretty good guess.
Editor Rob: as Danimal had said, you can make a case for marc being 5ft 9-9.5 range, maybe he is 5ft 9 at worse.
Slim 182 cm said on 10/Aug/17
Ok he's 5'9 absolutely maximum..
Danimal said on 9/Aug/17
Rob, he's at least 5'9"-5'9.5" today. You are short changing him. What more proof do you need than the below?

Next to 5'6" Ben Stiller: Click Here
Next to 5'8" Dana Carvey: Click Here
Next to 5'9"-5'9.5" Rob McElhenney: Click Here
Next to 6'0" Michael Moore: Click Here
Next to 5'10" Louie Anderson: Click Here
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 7/Aug/17
Rob, could we just give him 5ft9?


He's definitely miles from his claim but the current mark seems a bit torturous...He wouldn't be the first guy to abide by the 2in rule but the 2¼in rule!
Editor Rob: it was my estimate after looking at him, but you could make a case for 5ft 9
Rose said on 6/Aug/17
I worked at a comedy club years ago and he came in all the time. I am 5'10" and he was at least my height. He is NOT 5'9" or smaller.
MJKoP said on 5/Aug/17
Remember guys, he's five foot eleven. ;)
Aj said on 5/Aug/17
I met him in person. I'm 5'9 (close to 5'10) and he was taller than me. He is at least 5'11.
Rodolfo said on 5/Aug/17
This guy is a solid 5'8, my friend and I saw this guy and he looked short and we met him off stage and he was much shorter than me and my friend, we are both in the 5'11 range and wore about .5 inch sneaker so almost 6'. Marc was wearing dress shoes and it looked like he had inch and a half shoe because we saw him sitting on a chair with his shoe and sock and his ankle was visible and looked that he was obviously wearing lifts. He looked almost 5'10 with the shoes though. I do believe Maron has lost height by at least .75 inch. Anyways that's what I saw I couldn't really give a good guess because of the shoes. Little more than 5ft 8.25 is my best guess
Dingus said on 4/Aug/17
He was clearly shorter than the ~5'11.50" Louie CK.
Sam said on 4/Aug/17
I just don't get it. How do you get 5'11 when you're 5'9??? This kind of lying just irritates me.
Flagsy said on 4/Aug/17
He looks 5.5-6 inches shorter than Obama. Even if Obama had an extra 0.5 inches in footwear that would still make him nearer to 5'8 than 5'9.

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Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 4/Aug/17
Just pathetic
SAK said on 4/Aug/17
If he would have claimed 5'10", that would still be forgivable. But why claim 2inches over your height.
BlueHead said on 4/Aug/17
5'9.25 max , maybe he is near to 5'11 with bots.
traq said on 3/Aug/17
he's not that tall so 5'8-5'9 sounds about right for him
Slim 182 cm said on 3/Aug/17
I'd like this guy to meet Hugh Grant and claim 5'11 to him... 5'8.5 from me.
Animus said on 3/Aug/17
If he was truly 5'11", he wouldn't have to remind people he isn't short as he apparently did in a tweet. Only tall people with severe complexes would call a 5'11" man short.

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