How tall is Peter MacNicol

Peter MacNicol's Height

5ft 6.5in (168.9 cm)

American actor best known for roles in films such as Ghostbusters II, Sophie's Choice and Dragon Slayer. On tv he has appeared in shows such as Numb3rs, Ally McBeal and CSI:Cyber. In a 1986 article in the New York Times he was described as 5ft 7.

How tall is Peter MacNicol
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Average Guess (3 Votes)
5ft 7.33in (171cm)
Corals said on 30/Jul/17
No way...I am watching Breakin' all the rules and he is starring with Jamie Foxx and Jamie Foxx is 5'9....Peter looks about 4-5 inches shorter than him. I give him 5'5 at the most.
Sandy Cowell said on 27/Oct/16
@ Brayden - The movie in which he stars with Rowan Atkinson is 'Bean', and it is for that reason that I stopped at his name!
I know Peter is more famous for his role in 'Ghostbusters', but when I see his little face, I think of when he goes nuts at Mr Bean for ruining a ridiculously valuable, and bloody awful, painting!
I think the new face that Mr Bean draws on it afterwards is a considerable improvement!
I shall now hazard a guess at Peter's height: I would give him about 5ft7!
Brayden said on 8/Mar/16
In one of his movies he was with Rowan Atkinson (5"11) and he was about 2 inches shorter so he is 5"9.
Arch Stanton said on 20/Sep/13
Rob can you add Sophie's Choice and Ghostbusters II, those are some of his best known films,
[Editor Rob: yeah, there's still a lot of pages I'm working through tidying up the description.]
Arch Stanton said on 20/Sep/13
Spot on. I was going to say that the very maximum he could be is 5'7" and more like 5'6.5". The database has him at 5 ft 8!! Kevin Kline towers him in Sophie's Choice.
leonari said on 23/Feb/11
Same height as David Krumholtz. But Krumholtz looks 1.5 inches taller because as Rob says he has the squashed neck syndrome AND bad posture.
Seb said on 1/Jul/07
If 5ft 6in is right, then how come in Number3s he appears about 2 in shorter than David Krumholtz who is listed at 5ft 6in? Hmm, very interesting...

[Editor Rob: MacNicol has squashed neck syndrome, but yeah he can look short on that show.]
David said on 23/May/07
On the basis of time and the latest 24 Season I'd mark him down a little to 5-6 or 5-6.5
Tess said on 27/Dec/06
He has said in an interview he's 5' 7.5", so you're right.


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