The Tallest Actresses in the World - over 6 feet tall (TallPeople.org)

by Tall People | created - 01 Jun 2012 | updated - 27 Mar 2014 | Public

This is a list of the tallest actresses in the world, who are taller than 5'11" (1.80 meters).

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1. Maria Sharapova

Self | Wimbledon

Maria started hitting tennis balls at the age of four. At the age of six, Maria Sharapova participated in a exhibition in Moscow that featured Martina Navratilova. So, at the age of nine, she began training at Nick Bollettieri's Tennis Academy located in Bradenton, Florida, USA. Therefore, during ...

6'2"

2. Lindsay Kay Hayward

Actress | WWE NXT

Lindsay Kay Hayward was born on July 28, 1987 in Walnut Creek, California, USA. She is an actress, known for WWE NXT (2010), R100 (2013) and Grey's Anatomy (2005).

6'9"

3. Skytriss

Actress | Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo

Skytriss is an actress, known for Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo (2005).

6'6"

4. Kim Blacklock

Actress | The Power of Few

January 16th, 2006, saw Kim Blacklock's debut on the legendary stage of Carolines on Broadway, a far cry from her 1995 New Mexico start at The Legends BBQ out by Santa Fe's prison. Blacklock began her stand-up career using the stage name of Kim Atoa, her Samoan family's surname, as an on-air radio ...

6'5"

5. Lisa Leslie

Actress | Think Like a Man

Lisa Leslie was born on July 7, 1972 in Gardena, California, USA. She is an actress, known for Think Like a Man (2012), Martin (1992) and Arli$$ (1996). She has been married to Michael Lockwood since November 5, 2005. They have two children.

6'5"

6. L'Wren Scott

Costume_designer | Diabolique

L'Wren Scott was born on April 28, 1964 in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA as Laura Bambrough. She is known for her work on Diabolique (1996), Mercy (2000) and Shine a Light (2008). She was married to Andrew Brand and Andrew Ladsky. She died on March 17, 2014 in Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA.

6'4"

7. Candace Parker

Actress | Thunderstruck

Candace Parker was born on April 19, 1986 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Candace Nicole Parker. She is an actress, known for Thunderstruck (2012), Love That Girl! (2010) and Kevin Hart's Cold as Balls (2017). She has been married to Shelden Williams since November 13, 2008. They have one child.

6'4"

8. Rebecca Lobo

Actress | Mad About You

Rebecca Lobo was born on October 6, 1973 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. She is an actress, known for Mad About You (1992), Martin (1992) and Jeopardy! (1984). She has been married to Steve Rushin since April 12, 2003. They have four children.

6'4"

9. Elizabeth Debicki

Actress | The Great Gatsby

Debicki was born in Paris, to a Polish father and an Australian mother of Irish descent, who were both dancers. When she was five, the family moved to Melbourne, where she grew up with two younger siblings. She became interested in ballet at an early age and trained as a dancer until deciding to ...

6'3"

10. Gabrielle Reece

Actress | Gattaca

Gabrielle Reece was born on January 6, 1970 in La Jolla, California as Gabrielle Allyse Reece. She is an actress and producer, known for Air Bud: Spikes Back (2003), Gattaca (1997) and Riding Giants (2004). She has been married to Laird John Hamilton since November 30, 1997. They have two children.

6'3"

11. Gwendoline Christie

Actress | Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens

Gwendoline Christie was born in Worthing, West Sussex, England and trained in dance and gymnastics as a child. She graduated from Drama Centre London with a First Class BA (Hons) in 2005 and her first job was with Declan Donellan in 'Great Expectations' at the Royal Shakespeare Company that autumn....

6'3"

12. Dot-Marie Jones

Actress | The Boondock Saints

Dot-Marie Jones was born on January 4, 1964 in Turlock, California, USA as Dorothy Marie Jones. She is an actress, known for The Boondock Saints (1999), Glee (2009) and Married with Children (1986). She has been married to Bridgett Casteen since December 21, 2013.

6'3"

14. Dorothy Ford

Actress | 3 Godfathers

Dorothy Ford was born April 4, 1922, in Perris, CA, and raised in San Francisco and Santa Barbara (CA) and Tucson, AZ. During school she appeared in several pageants, and after graduation went into modeling. Standing 6'2 and with measurements of 38-26-38-1/2, she was a natural for photographic work.

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6'3"

15. Judy Gold

Actress | The Curse of the Jade Scorpion

Two-time 'Emmy Award' winner Judy Gold is a veteran of stand-up comedy, known for her edgy wit, sharp timing, and infamous crowd work. Consistently appealing to all generations and backgrounds, Judy can be found throughout most mediums of entertainment: TV; Film; Web-Series'; Stage; Storytelling; ...

6'3"

16. Michelle Norkett

Actress | Jordon Saffron: Taste This!

Michelle Norkett was born in 1976 in the USA. She is known for her work on Jordon Saffron: Taste This! (2009), Google Me Love (2013) and TFI Friday (1996).

6'3"

17. Cara Michelle Meschter

Actress | Bedazzled

Slim, comely, and leggy brunette knockout Cara Michelle Meschter was born on February 1, 1978 in Hawaii. She's of German descent. Cara grew up on the small Hawaiian island of Molokai. Meschter began her modeling career at age fourteen in New York. Cara went on to subsequent modeling gigs in Milan, ...

6'2"

18. Veronica Craven

Producer | In the Cellar

Veronica Craven is a producer and director, known for In the Cellar (2005), Pocahauntus (2006) and Loved Ones (2008).

6'2"

19. Lindsay Davenport

Actress | CSI: Crime Scene Investigation

Lindsay Davenport was born on June 8, 1976 in Palos Verdes, California, USA as Lindsay Ann Davenport. She is an actress, known for CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (2000), Wimbledon: Official Film 1999 (1999) and Wimbledon (1937). She has been married to Jonathan Leach since April 25, 2003. They have...

6'2"

21. Kerri Walsh Jennings

Actress | Rollergirls

Kerri Walsh Jennings was born on August 15, 1978 in San Jose, California, USA as Kerri Lee Walsh. She is an actress, known for Rollergirls (2006), CSI: Miami (2002) and Extreme Dodgeball (2004). She has been married to Casey Jennings since December 4, 2005. They have three children.

6'2"

23. Monika Schnarre

Actress | Waxwork II: Lost in Time

At 14 Monika Schnarre was the youngest girl ever to win the prestigious Ford Modeling Agency's "Supermodel of the World" competition. At 15 she was the youngest ever to have appeared on the cover of "American Vogue" and in the pages of the coveted "Sports Illustrated" swimsuit issue.

After a short ...

6'2"

24. Jennifer Wilson

Actress | BYRDwatch

Jennifer Wilson was born on October 5, 1980 in Warren, Michigan, USA as Jennifer Ann Wilson. She is an actress and producer, known for BYRDwatch (2011), How I Met Your Mother (2005) and Nog (2005).

6'2"

25. Valérie Wiseman

Actress | Warcraft

Valérie Wiseman is known for her work on Warcraft (2016), The Barbarian Invasions (2003) and Riders (2002).

6'2"

26. Jodie Kidd

Actress | Mad Cows

Jodie Kidd was born on September 25, 1978 in Canterbury, Kent, England. She is an actress, known for Mad Cows (1999), The Fast Show (1994) and Gumball 3000: Drivin' Me Crazy (2006). She was previously married to David Blakeley and Aidan Butler.

6'2"

27. Ireland Baldwin

Actress | Grudge Match

Ireland Baldwin was born on October 23, 1995 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Ireland Eliesse Baldwin. She is an actress, known for Grudge Match (2013), Dream Corp LLC (2014) and Love Advent (2011).

6'2"

28. Amy Acuff

Self | MTV Body Rock: Fashionably Fit Aerobics

Amy Acuff was born on July 14, 1975 in Port Arthur, Texas, USA.

6'2"

30. Natasha Stefanenko

Actress | Nebbie e delitti

Natasha Stefanenko was born on April 18, 1971 in Sverdlovsk-45, Sverdlovskaya oblast, RSFSR, USSR as Natalya Dmitrievna Stefanenko. She is an actress, known for Nebbie e delitti (2005), Ti spiace se bacio mamma? (2003) and La grande prugna (1999). She has been married to Luca Sabbioni since ...

6'2"

31. Natalia Bush

Actress | La fidanzata di papà

Natalia Bush was born on December 14, 1984 in Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain as Natalia Mesa Bush. She is an actress, known for La fidanzata di papà (2008), The Lady (2014) and Nu Wrestling Evolution (2005).

6'2"

32. Suzie Plakson

Actress | Star Trek: Voyager

Suzie Plakson (born June 3, 1958) is an American actress, singer, writer and artist. Born in Buffalo, New York, she grew up in Kingston, Pennsylvania and went to college at Northwestern University. She began her career on the stage/theater, and played four characters opposite Anthony Newley in a ...

6'1"

33. Julie Strain

Actress | Beverly Hills Cop III

Julie Strain was born in Concord, California, USA as Julie Ann Strain. She is an actress, known for Sex Court, (1998), Heavy Metal 2000 (2000) and Double Impact (1991), and Battle Queen 2020. She grew up in Pleasant Hill California and graduated from Diablo Valley College, in that town. Since she ...

6'1"

34. Janet McTeer

Actress | Albert Nobbs

Janet McTeer was born on August 5, 1961 in Newcastle, England, UK to parents Jean and Allan McTeer. She was raised in York from the age of 6. She attended Queen Anne Grammar School for Girls, where there was not much opportunity for drama. She became interested in acting at age 16, when she saw "...

6'1"

35. Faith Minton

Actress | Sudden Death

Faith Minton was born on March 14, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York City, New York, USA. She is known for her work on Sudden Death (1995), Bubble Boy (2001) and Batman & Robin (1997).

6'1"

36. Ana Hickmann

Self | Tudo É Possível

Ana Hickmann was born on March 1, 1981 in Santa Cruz do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil as Ana Lúcia Hickmann Corrêa. She has been married to Alexandre Belo Côrrea since February 14, 1998. They have one child.

6'1"

37. Pam Stone

Actress | Radioland Murders

Pam Stone is an actress and writer, known for Radioland Murders (1994), Coach (1989) and Wordplay (1986).

6'1"

38. Kristen Johnston

Actress | 3rd Rock from the Sun

Kristen Johnston studied acting at the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School in New York City.

She won two Emmys for her role on 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996). She has appeared on many other television shows, including Ugly Betty (2006), ER (1994), Bored to Death (2009) and, perhaps most memorably, ...

6'1"

39. Adriana Karembeu

Actress | Astérix aux jeux olympiques

Adriana Karembeu was born on September 17, 1971 in Brezno, Czechoslovakia as Adriana Sklenarikova. She is an actress, known for Astérix aux jeux olympiques (2008), Jak básníci neztrácejí nadeji (2004) and 3 petites filles (2004). She has been married to Aram ...

6'1"

40. Brigitte Nielsen

Actress | Red Sonja

Brigitte Nielsen was born Gitte Nielsen on July 15, 1963 in Rødovre, Denmark. In 1979, she moved to France, then Italy, where she began her modeling career. In 1984, Italian producer Dino De Laurentiis hired her for the lead in Red Sonja (1985) with Arnold Schwarzenegger. The following year, she met...

6'1"

41. Tara Moss

Actress | Kelly's Thesis

Tara Moss is an author, journalist, TV documentary maker and presenter, speaker and human rights advocate. She is host, executive producer and writer of 2017's critically acclaimed documentary 'Cyberhate with Tara Moss' on the ABC, examining the phenomenon of online abuse.

Since 1999 she has written...

6'1"

42. Penny Lancaster

Self | Great Performances

Penny Lancaster was born on March 15, 1971 in Chelmsford, Essex, England. She has been married to Rod Stewart since June 16, 2007. They have two children.

6'1"

43. Venus Williams

Self | Wimbledon

Venus Williams was born on June 17, 1980 in Lynwood, California, USA as Venus Ebony Starr Williams.

6'1"

44. Karlie Kloss

Actress | Zoolander 2

Karlie Kloss is a supermodel best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model and as a brand ambassador for several high profile companies. She appeared in four Victoria's Secret Fashion shows from 2011 through 2014, and served as a Victoria's Secret Angel from 2013 to 2015. Kloss has...

6'1"

45. Bettina Brenna

Actress | Funny Girl

Bettina Brenna was born on September 1, 1945 in the USA. She is an actress, known for Funny Girl (1968), Buenos Aires Vice Versa (1996) and An Italian in America (1967).

6'1"

46. Jennie Finch

Actress | MVP

Jennie Finch was born on September 3, 1980 in La Mirada, California, USA as Jennie Lynn Finch. She is an actress, known for MVP (2017), The Parkers (1999) and Good Luck (2018). She has been married to Casey Daigle since January 15, 2005. They have three children.

6'1"

47. Jeanene Fox

Actress | Big Momma's House 2

Jeanene Fox grew up on a small island in the Bahamas. Her mother, Diane Gerace, was a Canadian Olympic High Jumper and her father, Ulrich Fox, was the first entrepreneur to manufacture ice in the Bahamas.

Jeanene began her modeling career at the age of 15, when a German photographer discovered her ...

6'0"

48. Veruschka von Lehndorff

Actress | Blowup

Her father was a Prussian count (Count von Lehndorff-Steinort) who was involved in a plot to assassinate Hitler in 1944 and hanged that year, when Vera was three. Her mother was arrested, and Vera and her sisters spent the rest of the war in Gestapo camps. They were reunited with their mother after...

6'0"

49. Tracy Tweed

Actress | Johnny Mnemonic

Tracy Tweed was born on May 10, 1965 in St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada as Tracy Lee Tweed. She is an actress, known for Johnny Mnemonic (1995), Live Wire (1992) and Night Rhythms (1992).

6'0"

50. Elle Macpherson

Actress | The Edge

Elle Macpherson was born on March 29, 1964 in Cronulla, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia as Eleanor Nancy Gow. She is an actress and producer, known for The Edge (1997), Batman & Robin (1997) and If Lucy Fell (1996). She has been married to Jeffrey Soffer since July 2013. She was previously ...

6'0"

51. Brooke Shields

Actress | The Blue Lagoon

"Want to know what comes between me and my Calvins? Nothing". If you have not heard of Brooke Shields before, this tagline from her Calvin Klein Jeans ad had to grab your attention. Not that she has not had a previously noteworthy resume. She was born on May 31, 1965 in New York City and, at age 12,...

6'0"

52. Uma Thurman

Actress | Kill Bill: Vol. 1

Uma Karuna Thurman was born in Boston, Massachusetts, into a highly unorthodox and Eurocentric family. She is the daughter of Nena Thurman (née Birgitte Caroline von Schlebrügge), a fashion model and socialite who now runs a mountain retreat, and of Robert Thurman (Robert Alexander Farrar Thurman),...

6'0"

53. Saffron Burrows

Actress | Deep Blue Sea

Saffron Burrows was born on October 22, 1972 in London, England as Saffron Domini Burrows. She is an actress, known for Deep Blue Sea (1999), The Bank Job (2008) and Troy (2004). She has been married to Alison Balian since August 2011. They have two children.

6'0"

54. Famke Janssen

Actress | X-Men: The Last Stand

Famke was born in Holland, where she began her professional career as a model. She later moved to the United States, where she has made her home since 1984. Initially settling in New York, she majored in writing and literature at Columbia University and studied acting with Harold Guskin. She then ...

6'0"

55. Michelle Wie

Actress | Hawaii Five-0

Michelle Wie was born on October 11, 1989 in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA as Sung-Mi Wie. She is an actress, known for Hawaii Five-0 (2010), Women's British Open (2001) and Infinite Challenge (2005).

6'0

56. Jordin Sparks

Soundtrack | Sparkle

Jordin Sparks was born on December 22, 1989 in Phoenix, Arizona, USA as Jordin Brianna Sparks. She has been married to Dana Isaiah since July 16, 2017.

6'0"

57. Jane Lynch

Actress | Glee

Jane Lynch was born on July 14, 1960 in Dolton, Illinois, USA as Jane Marie Lynch. She is an actress, known for Glee (2009), Wreck-It Ralph (2012) and Role Models (2008). She was previously married to Lara Embry.

6'0"

58. Allison Janney

Actress | The Help

Allison Janney is an award-winning actress who has earned a solid reputation in stage productions and in many supporting roles on screen, and who more recently has become prominent by portraying one of the major characters in the popular TV series The West Wing (1999).

Entertainment Weekly magazine ...

6'0"

59. Geena Davis

Actress | Thelma & Louise

As a child, Geena dreamed of being an actress. While in high school, she felt left out and had low self-esteem because, at 6 feet, she was the tallest girl in school. After high school graduation, Geena entered New England College in New Hampshire and then transferred the next year to Boston ...

6'0"

60. Aisha Tyler

Actress | Archer

Aisha Tyler born September 18, 1970 is an American talk show host, actress, comedian, author, producer, writer, and director. She is known for portraying Andrea Marino in the first season of Ghost Whisperer, voicing Lana Kane in Archer, and portraying Mother Nature in the Santa Clause film series, ...

6'0"

61. Margaux Hemingway

Actress | Inner Sanctum

Born in Portland, Oregon, she grew up in on a farm in Ketchum, Idaho. But dad was Jack Hemingway, son of the Nobel prize winning author Ernest Hemingway and, with that heritage, fame was almost foreordained. By the time she was 21, after the lead in the rape melodrama Lipstick (1976), she had a ...

6'0"

62. Kendall Jenner

Actress | Ocean's 8

Kendall Nicole Jenner was born in Los Angles to parents Kris Jenner (née Kristen Mary Houghton) and Caitlyn Jenner, (formerly known as Bruce Jenner) a U.S Olympic gold medal decathlon winner on November 3, 1995. Jenner is an American socialite, television personality and model. She is featured on ...

6'0"

63. Cathy DeBuono

Actress | And Then Came Lola

Cathy DeBuono was born on March 20, 1970 in Yonkers, New York, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for And Then Came Lola (2009), Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993) and Chicago Hope (1994).

6'0"

64. Norma Nivia

Actress | 2091

Norma Nivia is an actress, known for 2091 (2016), Victorinos (2009) and Shakespeare (2014).

6'0"

65. Sigourney Weaver

Actress | Alien

Sigourney Weaver was born Susan Alexandra Weaver in Leroy Hospital in Manhattan, New York City. Her father, TV producer Sylvester L. Weaver Jr., originally wanted to name her Flavia, because of his passion for Roman history (he had already named her elder brother Trajan). Her mother, Elizabeth ...

5'11"

66. Laurie Dhue

Actress | Damages

Laurie Dhue was born on February 10, 1969 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, USA as Laurie Walker Dhue. She is an actress and director, known for Damages (2007), The Following (2013) and Fox Magazine (2001).

5'11"

67. Shalom Harlow

Actress | In & Out

Shalom Harlow was born on December 5, 1973 in Oshawa, Ontario, Canada. She is an actress, known for In & Out (1997), How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days (2003) and Vanilla Sky (2001).

5'11"

68. Nicole Kidman

Actress | Moulin Rouge!

Elegant blonde Nicole Kidman, known as one of Hollywood's top Australian imports, was actually born in Honolulu, Hawaii, while her Australian parents were there on educational visas.

Kidman is the daughter of Janelle Ann (Glenny), a nursing instructor, and Antony David Kidman, a biochemist and ...

5'11"

69. Sydney Tamiia Poitier

Actress | Death Proof

Sydney Tamiia Poitier was born on November 15, 1973 in Los Angeles, California, USA. She is an actress and producer, known for Death Proof (2007), Grindhouse (2007) and True Crime (1999). She has been married to Dorian Heartsong since June 2012. They have one child.

5'11"

70. Rebecca Romijn

Actress | X-Men

Rebecca Alie Romijn was born on November 6, 1972 in Berkeley, California. Her father was Dutch-born and worked as a custom-furniture maker. Her mother was American-born, with Dutch and English ancestry, and was a teacher of English. Rebecca attended Berkeley High School where her nickname was the "...

5'11"

71. Ivanka Trump

Self | Gossip Girl

Ivanka Trump was born on October 30, 1981 in New York City, New York, USA as Ivana Marie Zelníčková. She is known for her work on Gossip Girl (2007), Born Rich (2003) and The Apprentice (2004). She has been married to Jared Kushner since October 25, 2009. They have three children.

5'11"

72. Karolina Kurkova

Actress | G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra

Karolina Kurkova is a supermodel best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She has appeared in nine Victoria's Secret Fashion shows between 2000 and 2010 and was named a Victoria's Secret Angel in 2005. She has graced the covers of such notable fashion magazines as Vogue, Elle...

5'11"

73. Gisele Bündchen

Actress | Taxi

It was in 1994 when Gisele Bundchen was discovered at age 14 in a Brazilian fashion mall, and now she is "the" most famous face in the business. Since then, Gisele has graced the covers of countless magazines as any other model in the history, including Rolling Stone, Time, Forbes, Newsweek and all...

5'11"

74. Adrianne Palicki

Actress | G.I. Joe: Retaliation

Adrianne Palicki was born on May 6, 1983 in Toledo, Ohio, to Nancy (French) and Jeffrey Palicki. Her father is of Polish and Hungarian descent, and her mother is of English and German ancestry. Adrianne graduated from Whitmer High School. She did not take the stage in her first play until she was a...

5'11"

75. Taylor Swift

Soundtrack | Taylor Swift: Bad Blood

Taylor Alison Swift is a multi-Grammy award-winning American singer/songwriter who, in 2010 at the age of 20, became the youngest artist in history to win the Grammy Award for Album of the Year. In 2011 Swift was named Billboard's Woman of the Year. She also has been named the American Music Awards...

5'11"

76. Stacy Keibler

Actress | Bubble Boy

Although her career spans over two decades, Stacy Keibler continues to be the fresh-faced beauty that both film and television audiences adore. Stacy was born in Baltimore, Maryland. She began dancing when she was three-years-old and has a background in ballet, tap and jazz. Stacy went to school in...

5'11"