Paul Gleason's Height
6ft ½ in (184.2 cm)
American actor, best remembered for roles in films The Breakfast Club, Trading Places and Die Hard.
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6ft 0in (182.9cm)
Gerald Nicosia said on 26/Mar/17
I spent some time with Paul in Boulder in 1982. I would say he was close to six feet tall, maybe 5'11" or a little over.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Mar/16
Looked about 2in shorter than Ryan Reynolds in Van Wilder...
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 19/Sep/13
Still looked this at the time of his death
Chris said on 16/Sep/08
Never looked less than 6' to me. Always looked tall.
GM said on 14/Oct/06
I went out with him and a couple of friends a long time ago. He wasn't taller than 5'10.
Larry said on 3/Jun/06
Saw Paul in what I believe was his last movie, called ABOMIDABLE (the monster, not the movie). It is a SciFi movie and Paul was a bright spot (as usual). He played a clueless sheriff. How odd he should die from "black lung"?! :-(
Frank2 said on 2/Jun/06
He was hysterically funny in Trading Places. I'll never forget him with the gorilla! Paul was wonderul as the wimpy, clueless policeman in Die Hard. His classic line (delivered after the helicopter crashes), "They're gonna need some more FBI guys" still cracks me up. He'll be missed.
said on 1/Jun/06
Farewell to Paul Gleason who passed away on Saturday, May 27, 2006 in Burbank, California due to "Mesothelioma", a form of lung degeneration linked to ASBESTOS. He was 67.Click Here