Movie Editor's Blog

Movie Editor's Blog

The Hollywood Height Chart

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 don’t take the kind of flak the Cruiser does.

[Related story: How accident proved Cruise was perfect Jack Reacher]

Granted, Tom doesn’t really help himself, with the actor’s portrayal of ‘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 next audition and show the doubters exactly where you stand.

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

The usual suspects? The Hollywood Height Chart (Credit: