Top 50 Tallest Female Actors in Hollywood

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The following combined list (in decreasing order of heights) mentions the top 50 tallest female actors who have acted in Hollywood from the past and present generations.

1. Nancy Mulkey

Nancy Mulkey in a selfie with her dog
Nancy Mulkey in a selfie with her dog (Nancy Mulkey / Twitter)

Height – 6 ft 9 in or 2.06 m

American native Nancy Mulkey is a  basketball player and actress who made an appearance on the first season of My Giant Life (2015).

2. Lindsay Kay Hayward

Lindsay Kay Hayward second tallest Hollywood actress
Lindsay Kay Hayward (Lindsay Kay Hayward / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 8 in or 2.03 m

Lindsay is an American wrestler and actress who appeared on Grey’s Anatomy as Jade in 2015.

3. Katja Bavendam

Katja Bavendam tall woman
Katja Bavendam (tallwoman.net)

Height – 6 ft 8 in or 2.03 m

Katja is a former German national basketball player and actress who is known to appear on the reality show My Giant Life in 2015.

4. Lisa Leslie

Lisa Leslie at the Women's Conference in 2010
Lisa Leslie at the Women’s Conference in 2010 (Lifescript / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height –  6 ft 7 in or 2.01 m

Lisa is a former African-American professional basketball player and actress who has worked on TV shows like The New Celebrity Apprentice (2017) and the movie Think Like A Man (2012).

5. Colleen Smith

Colleen Smith
Colleen Smith (thejunoesque.com)

Height – 6 ft 6½ in or 1.99 m

Colleen is a former professional volleyball player and actress from the United States who is known for appearing on the reality television series My Giant Life on TLC.

6. Alicia-Jay

Alicia Jay in an Instagram selfie
Alicia Jay in an Instagram selfie (Alicia Jay / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 6 in or 1.98 m

African-American actress Alicia-Jay has appeared on the reality TV show My Giant Life since 2015 on TLC.

7. Skytriss

Skytriss showing her big arms
Skytriss showing her big arms (girlswithmuscle.com)

Height – 6 ft 6 in or 1.98 m 

Skytrissis is an actress known for appearing in the movie Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo in 2005.

8. Lexie Crist

Lexie Crist with her partner Harrison as seen in October 2016
Lexie Crist with her partner Harrison as seen in October 2016 (Lexie Majors / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 6 in or 1.98 m

An American actress, Lexie Crist has appeared on the reality TV show My Giant Life on TLC in 2015.

9. Haleigh Hampton-Carvalho

Haleigh Hampton-Carvalho with her husband
Haleigh Hampton-Carvalho with her husband (Haleigh Hampton-Carvalho / Twitter)

Height – 6 ft 6 in or 1.98 m

Haleigh Hampton is an American professional volleyball player, coach, and actress. Her acting credits include appearing on My Giant Life which premieres on TLC.

10. Kim Blacklock

Kim Blacklock measured by Jamie Panas of the Guinness World Records
Kim Blacklock measured by Jamie Panas of the Guinness World Records (timessquaregossip.com)

Height – 6 ft 5½ in or 1.97 m

Kim is a stand-up comedian and actress who has appeared in the movie The Power of Few in 2013.

11. Rebecca Lobo-Rushin

Rebecca Lobo-Rushin with a fan during a basketball game
Rebecca Lobo-Rushin with a fan during a basketball game (WikiFeet.com)

Height – 6 ft 4 in or 1.93 m

Rebecca is a basketball analyst, former basketball player, and actress known for appearing on TV shows like Martin, Sesame Street, and Mad About You.

12. Candace Parker

Candace Parker before aiming her shot
Candace Parker before aiming her shot (Sergeev Pavel / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Height – 6 ft 4 in or 1.93 m

American basketball player and actress Candace Parker has made an appearance in the movie Thunderstruck in 2012.

13. Michelle Norkett

Michelle Norkett in a selfie taken in her car
Michelle Norkett in a selfie taken in her car (Michelle Norkett / YouTube)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

American actress and make-up artist Michelle Norkett has acted in the movie Jordon Saffron: Taste This! (2009).

14. Gabrielle Reece

Gabrielle Reece in an Instagram selfie in November 2017
Gabrielle Reece in an Instagram selfie in November 2017 (Gabrielle Reece / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Gabrielle Reece, who is an American volleyball player, fashion model, actress, and sports announcer has appeared in the movie Gattaca (1997) and TV shows like 8 Simple Rules (2005) and America’s Next Top Model (2006).

15. Judy Gold

Judy Gold has starred in Off Broadway show 25 Questions for a Jewish Mother
Judy Gold has starred in Off-Broadway show “25 Questions for a Jewish Mother” (The Huntington / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Judy Gold is an American Jewish stand-up comedian, television writer, producer, and actress who has made appearances in TV shows like 30 Rock, Ed, Melissa and Joey, and Louie.

16. Kerri Walsh Jennings

Kerri Walsh at 24 Fitness in San Mateo, California in 2008
Kerri Walsh at 24 Fitness in San Mateo, California in 2008 (BrokenSphere / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Kerri is an American professional beach volleyball player, Olympic medallist, and actress who has worked on the popular TV series CSI: Miami in 2006.

17. Dot-Marie Jones

Dot-Marie Jones (Right) with Bridgett Jones in a selfie in December 2017
Dot-Marie Jones (Right) with Bridgett Jones in a selfie in December 2017 (Dot-Marie Jones / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Dot-Marie is a retired athlete and actress known primarily for her work on the musical television series Glee.

18. Gwendoline Christie

Gwendoline Christie at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con International
Gwendoline Christie at the 2017 San Diego Comic-Con International (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Gwendoline is an English actress and model who has appeared in the HBO fantasy series Game of Thrones as Brienne of Tarth.

19. Shirley Eson Korito

Shirley Eson
Shirley Eson in a pose (Twitter)

Height – 6 ft 3 in or 1.91 m

Shirley is an American actress who has appeared on the game shows Family Feud and American Gladiators as a contestant.

20. Elizabeth Debicki

Elizabeth Debicki at Chanel The Little Black Jacket event
Elizabeth Debicki at Chanel The Little Black Jacket event (Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 2¾ in or 1.90 m

Australian actress, Elizabeth Debicki has won praises for her performance in The Great Gatsby (2013).

21. Lindsay Davenport

Lindsay Davenport in the middle of the play during 2006 US Open
Lindsay Davenport in the middle of the play during 2006 US Open (Donna & Keith / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 2½ in or 1.89 m

Former American tennis player and actress Lindsay Davenport has made a guest appearance on the television series CSI: Crime Scene Investigation in 2013.

22. Jodie Kidd

Jodie Kidd at Red Bull Flugtag 2008
Jodie Kidd at Red Bull Flugtag 2008 (Peter Taylor / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

Jodie Kidd is an English model, television personality, actress, and racing car driver who has acted in the movie Mad Cows (1999).

23. Jennifer Wilson

Jennifer Wilson
Jennifer Wilson (MagWeb.com)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

Jennifer Wilson is an American actress and producer who has acted on TV shows like How I Met Your Mother in 2005 and BYRDwatch in 2011.

24. Ireland Baldwin

Ireland Baldwin in an Instagram selfie in February 2018
Ireland Baldwin in an Instagram selfie in February
2018 (Ireland Baldwin / Instagram)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

Ireland is an American fashion model and actress whose work portfolio includes the movie Grudge Match (2013) and the TV short series Dream Corp LLC in 2014.

25. Cara Michelle Meschter

Cara Michelle Meschter in a candid picture
Cara Michelle Meschter in a candid picture (WayToFamous.com)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

Cara Michelle is an American model and actress who has made small appearances in movies like Bedazzled (2000) and Crocodile Dundee in Los Angeles (2001).

26. Karlie Kloss

Karlie Kloss at the Donna Karan Spring 2011 Show
Karlie Kloss at the Donna Karan Spring 2011 Show (Christopher Macsurak / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

Karlie Kloss is a Victoria’s Secret supermodel, entrepreneur, and actress who has made an appearance in the movie Zoolander 2 alongside Penelope Cruz and Ben Stiller.

27. Dorothy Ford

Dorothy Ford one of the tallest actresses in Hollywood
Dorothy Ford one of the tallest actresses in Hollywood (Corbis / Pinterest)

Height – 6 ft 2 in or 1.88 m

American actress and model Dorothy Ford has appeared in the movie Lady in the Dark (1944) alongside Ginger Rogers.

28. Brigitte Nielsen

Brigitte Nielsen as Mr. Lugner's special guest for Vienna's annual 'Opernball' in 2012
Brigitte Nielsen as Mr. Lugner’s special guest for Vienna’s annual ‘Opernball’ in 2012 (Wolfgang H. Wögerer, Vienna, Austria / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

Brigitte is a Danish-Italian model, television personality, actress, and singer, and has acted in the movies like Rocky IV and Cobra alongside then-husband Sylvester Stallone.

29. Pam Stone

Pam Stone in a still from Coach
Pam Stone in a still from Coach (TVGuide.com)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

American actress, comedian, writer, and talk radio host, Pam Stone has had acting roles in the sports TV series Coach and the movie Radioland Murders in 1994.

30. Faith Minton

Faith Minton in a still from "Go For It"
Faith Minton in a still from “Go For It” (Wikia.com)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

Faith Minton is an American actress and stuntwoman who has acted in the movie Sudden Death in 1995 as Carla.

31. Bettina Brenna

Bettina Brenna on a newspaper cutting
Bettina Brenna on a newspaper cutting (VegasRetro.com)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

American actress Bettina Brenna has appeared in the 1968 movie Funny Girl which stars Barbra Streisand in the lead role.

32. Janet McTeer

Janet McTeer during the premiere of "Angelica" in 2015
Janet McTeer during the premiere of “Angelica” in 2015 (Siebbi / ipernity / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

Janet McTeer is an English actress who has been recognized for her work in movies like Albert Nobbs (2011), and for appearing in the final season of Damages in 2012.

33. Julie Strain

Julie Strain selfie
Julie Strain selfie (Julie Strain / eBay)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

Julie Strain is an American actress and model who has worked in the movie Double Impact in 1991.

34. Tara Moss

Tara Moss portrait
Tara Moss portrait (Tamoen / Wikimedia / Public Domain)

Height – 6 ft 1 in or 1.85 m

Canadian-Australian actress, writer, and producer Tara Moss has appeared in the movie Kelly’s Thesis in 2000.

35. Suzie Plakson

Suzie Plakson at Supanova Pop Culture 2012
Suzie Plakson at Supanova Pop Culture 2012 (Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 0½ in or 1.84 m

Suzie Plakson is an American actress, writer, singer, poet, artist, and coach whose television appearances include Everybody Loves Raymond (2000) and Bones (2011).

36. Monika Schnarre

Monika Schnarre at 2010 Toronto International Film Festival party
Monika Schnarre at 2010 Toronto International Film Festival party (Nickon / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft 0½ in or 1.84 m

The Canadian actress, model, and television host Monika Schnarre has done noteworthy work in TV shows such as The Bold and the Beautiful, The King of Queens, and Beverly Hills 90210.

37. Uma Thurman

Uma Thurman at 2014 Berlin Film Festival
Uma Thurman at 2014 Berlin Film Festival (Siebbi / ipernity / CC BY 3.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

American actress and model, Uma Thurman is widely recognized for her role in Pulp Fiction (1994) and the two Kill Bill movies (2003-2004).

38. Allison Janney

Allison Janney during a ramp walk at The Heart Truth Fashion Show 2008
Allison Janney during a ramp walk at The Heart Truth Fashion Show 2008 (The Heart Truth / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

American actress Allison Janney is known for acting in television shows like Masters of Sex, The West Wing (1999-2006), and Mom.

39. Brooke Shields

Actress Brooke Shields during an interview in 2008
Actress Brooke Shields during an interview in 2008 (Kristin Dos Santos / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

Brooke is an American actress and model who is famous for acting in the TV show Suddenly Susan (1996-2000).

40. Kristen Johnston

Kristen Johnston at a PETA event in 2008
Kristen Johnston at a PETA event in 2008 (David Shankbone / Wikimedia / CC BY 3.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

American actress Kristen Johnston has made notable television appearances in shows like 3rd Rock From The Sun, Sex and the City, and Ugly Betty.

41. Jane Lynch

Jane Lynch during 69th Annual Peabody Awards in 2010
Jane Lynch during 69th Annual Peabody Awards in 2010 (Peabody Awards / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

Jane is a famous actress, singer, and comedian who is known for her performance as Sue Sylvester in the musical comedy Glee (2009-2015).

42. Geena Davis

Geena Davis at the Academy Awards in 1989
Geena Davis at the Academy Awards in 1989 (Alan Light / Flickr / CC BY 2.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

American actress Geena Davis is known for her portrayal in popular movies like Thelma and Louise (1991) and Stuart Little (1999).

43. Aisha Tyler

Aisha Tyler at The Heart Truth's Red Dress Collection Fashion Show 2012
Aisha Tyler at The Heart Truth’s Red Dress Collection Fashion Show 2012 (The Heart Truth / Flickr / Public Domain)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

Aisha Tyler is an American writer, comedian, actor, and television host who has acted in TV shows like Friends and The Ghost Whisperer.

44. Elle Macpherson

Elle Macpherson promoting Invisible Zinc in October 2011`
Elle Macpherson promoting Invisible Zinc in October 2011 (Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

Elle is an Australian model, actress, television host, and entrepreneur. She is known widely for appearing on the TV show Friends and the film South Kensington in 2001.

45. Saffron Burrows

Saffron Burrows during 43rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival
Saffron Burrows during 43rd Karlovy Vary International Film Festival (Petr Novák / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 2.5)

Height – 6 ft or 1.83 m

Saffron Burrows is an English-American actress whose acting credits include the movie Deep Blue Sea, and the television series Mozart in the Jungle.

46. Sigourney Weaver

Sigourney Weaver at the 2017 Comic-Con International
Sigourney Weaver at the 2017 Comic-Con International (Gage Skidmore / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 5 ft 11¾ in or 1.82 m

American actress and producer Sigourney Weaver has made notable appearances in the Alien film series and the movie Avatar in 2009.

47. Famke Janssen

Famke Janssen at Golden Door International Film Fest 2015
Famke Janssen at Golden Door International Film Fest 2015 (Meatpacking Productions / Wikimedia / CC BY-SA 4.0)

Height – 5 ft 11½ in or 1.82 m

Famke is a Dutch former model, actress, director, and screenwriter known for playing bond girl Xenia Onatopp in the movie Goldeneye (1995) and for acting in the X-Men film series.

48. Rebecca Romijn

Rebecca Romijn during the 2012 Heart Truth's Red Dress Fashion Show
Rebecca Romijn during the 2012 Heart Truth’s Red Dress Fashion Show (The Heart Truth / Flickr / Public Domain)

Height – 5 ft 11 in or 1.80 m

Rebecca Romijn is an American model and actress known for essaying the role of Mystique in the first three films of the X-Men series.

49. Nicole Kidman

Nicole Kidman at Tropfest 2012
Nicole Kidman at Tropfest 2012 (Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 5 ft 11 in or 1.80 m

Nicole Kidman is an award-winning Australian actress, producer, and singer known for her work in the movies like Moulin Rouge (2001), The Hours (2002), and the 2017 limited series Big Little Lies.

50. Adrianne Palicki

Adrianne Palicki at G.I. JOE RETALIATION movie premiere in 2013 in Australia
Adrianne Palicki at G.I. JOE RETALIATION movie premiere in 2013 in Australia (Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0)

Height – 5 ft 10¾ in or 1.8 m

American actress Adrianne Palicki has appeared in the TV series Smallville (2004) and the 2014 movie John Wick starring Keanu Reeves.

Featured Image by Eva Rinaldi / Flickr / CC BY-SA 2.0

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