The Hollywood Height Chart

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Turns out Tom Cruise isn’t that short…

Tom Cruise is short. It’s one of those universally acknowledged film star facts. But he’s not that short. In fact, there are plenty of other Hollywood types who are just as height restricted, but just don’t take the flak the Cruiser does.

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Granted, Tom doesn’t really help himself, with the actor’s portrayal as ‘Jack Reacher’, still in cinemas, a sore point for fans of the goliath 6 ft 5 literary hero.

But now help is at hand Mr. Cruise, in the form of’s easy to use Hollywood Height Chart. Simply take this along to your auditions and show the doubters exactly where you stand.

So let’s put things into perspective with some surprising celeb heights: