Ricki Lake's Height
5ft 3 ½ (161.3 cm)
American Chat show host and Actress. Back in 1988 Chicago Times mentions "5 feet 3 1/2 inches and somewhere around 180 pounds" and also in a 1994 'interview' magazine article it did describe her as "5 feet 3 1/2 inches and 250 pounds"
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5ft 3.81in (162.1cm)
Nik said on 6/Sep/18
I like her hat! 5'3.5"!
Christian-196.2cm (6ft5.25) said on 6/Nov/16
250 pounds is definitely a typo, Rob.
Arch Stanton said on 20/Oct/16
I had a big crush on her back in the late 90s!
Wil said on 30/Jul/16
Actually if you watch the Johnny Depp movie "Cry Baby" from 1990, you'll see a heavier Miss Lake prior to her becoming the TV show how which might help to answer that your question.
Miliani said on 30/Nov/08
Rikki Lake weighed 270 lbs at her heaviest. She weighs about 130 lbs now and works hard at trying to stay that weight. She's done a fabulous job!
glenn said on 19/Jan/08
tough photo with.got a crappy one last may.
steph said on 29/Jul/07
she's the girl from the original hairspray i believe.. and the new tracy turnblad (nikky blonsky) is 4 foot 10!
Anonymous said on 9/May/06
I really hope it's meant to be 150 pounds!! What do you think, Rob?
[Editor Rob: I've no idea how big she looked back then, but yeah, not 250]