Actors 5'0" and under

by pgrass13 | created - 11 May 2011 | updated - 1 month ago | Public

This is a list of Short actors. This list may be a bit biased since women tend to be shorter than men, so I am trying to find the best way to fix this. It is possible I could move the women to a separate list. This used to be only those under 5'0" now I am including those who are 5'0" even.

1. Shari Lewis

Actress | Lamb Chop's Play-Along

Shari Lewis was born on January 17, 1933 in New York City, New York, USA as Phyllis Naomi Hurwitz. She was an actress and writer, known for Lamb Chop's Play-Along (1992), The Charlie Horse Music Pizza (1998) and Star Trek (1966). She was married to Jeremy Tarcher and Stanley Lewis. She died on ...

5'0"

2. Danny DeVito

Actor | Matilda

Danny DeVito has amassed a formidable and versatile body of work as an actor, producer and director that spans the stage, television and film.

Daniel Michael DeVito Jr. was born on November 17, 1944, in Neptune, New Jersey, to Italian-American parents. His mother, Julia (Moccello), was a homemaker. ...

5'0"

3. Clive Anderson

Self | Whose Line Is It Anyway?

Clive Anderson was born on December 10, 1952 in Middlesex, England. He is a writer and actor, known for Whose Line Is It Anyway? (1988), The World According to Smith & Jones (1987) and The Smith & Jones Sketchbook (2006). He has been married to Jane Hughes since 1981. They have three ...

There is some disagreement here. Google and some sources has him listed at 5'0" while imdb has im listed at 5'9 1/2" . That is a big discrepancy and since everything I find with him for comparison, he is sitting down.

4. Jada Pinkett Smith

Actress | The Matrix Reloaded

Jada Koren Pinkett Smith was born in Baltimore, Maryland, to Robsol Grant Pinkett, Jr., a contractor, and Adrienne Banfield-Jones, a nurse. They divorced after only a few months of marriage. Her father is of African-American descent and her mother is of Afro-Caribbean ancestry (from Barbados and ...

5'0"

5. Hayden Panettiere

Actress | Heroes

Hayden Lesley Panettiere was born on August 21, 1989 in Palisades, New York, to actress Lesley Vogel and fire department captain Skip Panettiere. Her younger brother is actor Jansen Panettiere. Her parents are both of half Italian descent, along with German and English. Her mother got her started ...

5'0"

6. Alex Borstein

Actress | Family Guy

Alex Borstein was born on February 15, 1971 in Chicago, Illinois, USA as Alexandrea Borstein. She is known for her work on Family Guy (1998), Catwoman (2004) and Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story (2005). She was previously married to Jackson Douglas.

5'0"

7. Kourtney Kardashian

Producer | Keeping Up with the Kardashians

Kourtney was born in Los Angeles, California as the eldest of four children of Kris Jenner (née Kristen Mary Houghton) and attorney Robert Kardashian, with siblings Kim Kardashian West, Khloé Kardashian, and Rob Kardashian. Her father was of Armenian descent and her mother is of mostly English ...

5'0"

8. Naomi Grossman

Actress | American Horror Story

Naomi Grossman is best known for her portrayal of "Pepper" in "American Horror Story" Previously, she wrote, produced, and starred in her second hit solo show, "Carnival Knowledge: Love, Lust, and other Human Oddities," which enjoyed a twice-extended, sold-out run and rave reviews ("Recommended" by...

5'0"

9. Aron Eisenberg

Actor | Star Trek: Deep Space Nine

Aron Eisenberg was born on January 6, 1969 in Hollywood, California, USA. He is an actor, known for Star Trek: Deep Space Nine (1993), Star Trek: Voyager (1995) and Playroom (1990).

5'0"

10. Trisha Hershberger

Actress | Game Engine

Trisha Hershberger is an American actress, model, and host. She is best known for her host work on the YouTube channel, SourceFed. Hershberger was born and raised in Schwenksville, Pennsylvania. She attended Gwynedd Mercy Academy, where she was an Archdiocesan Scholar. She also received a full ...

5'0"

11. LaDonna Allison

Actress | The Watch

LaDonna Allison is an open minded SAG/AFTRA actress. Comfortable on stage and in front of the camera, LaDonna exudes the freedom and lust for challenges. It is not unusual for her to do a Christian G-rated project and a nude project the same day. She is also a produced playwright.

Since her film ...

5'0"

12. Athena Demos

Actress | Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog

Athena Demos was born on November 25, 1970 in Corpus Christi, Texas, USA as Carol Marlene Wilk. She is known for her work on Dr. Horrible's Sing-Along Blog (2008), Battlestar Galactica: The Second Coming (1999) and Skeletons in the Desert (2008). She was previously married to Atom Smith.

5'0"

13. Mackenzie Rosman

Actress | 7th Heaven

Mackenzie Rosman was born on December 28, 1989 in Charleston, South Carolina. She is currently best known for her role in the WB'S 7th Heaven (1996) as "Ruthie Camden", the angst-ridden teenage daughter of Eric and Annie. At 16, Mackenzie has 10 solid years of acting experience under her belt, more...

5'0"

14. AnnaSophia Robb

Actress | Bridge to Terabithia

AnnaSophia Robb was born on the 8th December 1993 in Denver, Colorado, USA, to Janet, an interior designer, and Dave Robb, an architect. She has Danish, English, Irish, Scottish, and Swedish ancestry.

Robb started off life with a dream to act, and began by performing on a church stage in her home ...

5'0"

15. Pamela Adlon

Actress | Better Things

Pamela Adlon comes from an acting family and began her career in television in 1983. She has appeared in many popular TV shows, including as a voice actress in a number of animated TV series including, most famously, King of the Hill (1997) for which she won an Emmy for her role as Bobby Hill.

5'0"

16. Jenaveve Jolie

Actress | Babes Illustrated 18

Tiny (5' 2"), but buxom, sexy and shapely brunette knockout Jenaveve Jolie was born Olivia Aguiler on June 4, 1984, in San Luis Obispo, California. She's of mixed Aztec, Spanish and Mexican descent. Following graduation from Arroyo Grande Hgh School, she studied physical therapy at Cal Poly-San ...

4' 11¾"

17. Judy Garland

Actress | The Wizard of Oz

One of the brightest, most tragic movie stars of Hollywood's Golden Era, Judy Garland was a much-loved character whose warmth and spirit, along with her rich and exuberant voice, kept theatre-goers entertained with an array of delightful musicals.

She was born Frances Ethel Gumm on 10 June 1922 in ...

4'11" 1/2

18. Kristin Chenoweth

Actress | Pushing Daisies

Kristin Chenoweth is an American stage, screen and television actress, though, depending on who you ask, Cheno fans may disagree on what her most famous roles are. Since Chenoweth began her career, she has been credited with roles in musicals and plays on and off-Broadway, on various television ...

4'11"

19. Rachael Ma

Actress | Robot & Frank

Rachael Ma is an actress and producer, known for Robot & Frank (2012), Smash (2012) and Stuck (2017).

4'11"

20. June Foray

Actress | Mulan

Legendary voice actress June Foray was born June Lucille Forer on September 18, 1917 in Springfield, Massachusetts, to Ida (Robinson) and Maurice Forer was of Russian descent and her mother Ida Robinson was of French Canadian And Native American descent.

She started in the voice field at the age of ...

4'11"

21. Danielle Harris

Actress | Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead

Danielle Harris was born on June 1, 1977 in Plainview, Long Island, New York, USA as Danielle Andrea Harris. She is an actress, known for Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead (1991), Halloween 4: The Return of Michael Myers (1988) and Halloween II (2009). She has been married to David Gross since ...

4'11"

22. Leslie Jordan

Actor | The Help

For such a diminutive (4' 11") frame, character actor Leslie Jordan has a tall propensity for scene-stealing. He hails from the South, as his dead-giveaway drawl quickly exposes, and was raised in a highly conservative, deeply religious atmosphere in Chattanooga, Tennessee. His father, a Lieutenant...

4'11"

23. Kelly Stables

Actress | The Ring Two

Kelly Stables was born on January 26, 1978 in St. Louis, Missouri, USA as Kelly Michelle Stables. She is known for her work on The Ring Two (2005), Two and a Half Men (2003) and W.I.T.C.H. (2004). She has been married to Kurt Patino since March 26, 2005. They have two children.

4'11"

24. Denny Dillon

Actress | Dream On

Denny Dillon was born on May 18, 1951 in Cleveland, Ohio, USA as Denise Dillon. She is an actress, known for Dream On (1990), United 93 (2006) and Ice Age (2002).

4'11"

25. Anita Baker

Soundtrack | Forget Paris

Anita was born January 26, 1958 in Toledo, Ohio and grew up in Detroit, Michigan. She began singing in church choir when she was 12 and at 16 sang in a local group along with high school friends. In 1975 she successfully auditioned for the group Chapter 8, having been approached by bass player ...

4'11"

26. Dolly Parton

Soundtrack | The Porter Wagoner Show

Dolly Rebecca Parton was born on January 19, 1946, one of 12 children of Robert Lee Parton, a tobacco farmer, and Avie Lee Parton (née Owens). Dolly grew up on a run-down farm in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. At 12, she was appearing on Knoxville TV and, at 13, she was already recording on a small label...

4'11"

27. Olga Korbut

Actress | The Bronze

Olga Korbut was born on May 16, 1955 in Grodno, Byelorussian SSR, USSR as Olga Valentinovna Korbut. She is an actress, known for The Bronze (2015), Games of the XXI Olympiad (1977) and ABC's Wide World of Sports (1961). She was previously married to Leonid Bortkevich.

4'11"

28. Cork Hubbert

Actor | Legend

Cork Hubbert was born on July 3, 1952 in Pendleton, Oregon, USA as Carl Hubbert. He was an actor, known for Legend (1985), Magnum, P.I. (1980) and Caveman (1981). He died on September 28, 2003 in Venice, California, USA.

4'111"

29. Doris Wishman

Director | Satan Was a Lady

Doris Wishman was born on June 1, 1912 in New York City, New York, USA. She was a director and producer, known for Satan Was a Lady (2001), Diary of a Nudist (1961) and Nude on the Moon (1961). She was married to Lou and Jack Abrahms. She died on August 10, 2002 in Miami, Florida, USA.

4'11"

30. Estelle Getty

Actress | The Golden Girls

She was truly one mother of a mom...on stage, on film and on TV. A favorite firecracker on 80s and 90s television, tiny character player Estelle Getty became best known for her carping, meddlesome moms -- complete with bemused, cynical looks, irreverent digs and dead-pan Henny Youngman-like ...

4'10" 1/2

31. Robert Reich

Actor | Love & Taxes

Robert Reich was born on June 24, 1946 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA as Robert Bernard Reich.

4' 10½"

32. Sheila James Kuehl

Actress | The Stu Erwin Show

Babyboomers remember well the diminutive (4'10"), dark-haired comedienne Sheila James who raised a smile with her portrayals of tomboyish kid sisters and boy-crazy high schoolers on late 50s and early 60s TV. For a while she was a huge hit backed by her characters' plaintive, pony-tailed presences,...

4'10"

33. Dana Michael Woods

Stunts | Van Helsing

Dana Michael Woods is known for his work on Van Helsing (2004), Starsky & Hutch (2004) and Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter (2012).

4'9" 1/2

34. Linda Hunt

Actress | The Year of Living Dangerously

Veteran character actress Linda Hunt was born on April 2, 1945 in Morristown, New Jersey, to Elsie Doying and Raymond Davy Hunt. She attended the Interlochen Arts Academy, and the Goodman School of Drama in Chicago (now part of DePaul University). Her film debut was in Robert Altman's Popeye (1980)...

4'9"

35. Brenda Lee

Soundtrack | Dick Tracy

Brenda Lee was born on December 11, 1944 in Lithonia, Georgia, USA as Brenda Mae Tarpley. She has been married to Ronnie Shacklett since April 24, 1963. They have two children.

4'9"

36. Nicole Polizzi

Actress | The Three Stooges

Nicole Polizzi was born on November 23, 1987 in Santiago, Chile as Nicole Elizabeth Polizzi. She is a producer and writer, known for The Three Stooges (2012), Movie 43 (2013) and Supernatural (2005). She has been married to Jionni LaValle since November 29, 2014. They have two children.

4'8"

37. Gary Coleman

Actor | Diff'rent Strokes

Without a doubt Gary Coleman was THE child TV star of the late 1970s and early 1980s. A refreshingly confident little tyke with sparkling dark, saucer-like eyes and an ingratiating, take-on-anyone burst of personality, the boy charmed the pants right off of TV viewers the minute he was glimpsed in ...

4'8"

38. Jason 'Wee Man' Acuña

Writer | Jackass 3D

Jason 'Wee Man' Acuña was born on May 16, 1973 in Pisa, Tuscany, Italy as Jason Shannon Acuna. He is an actor and writer, known for Jackass 3D (2010), Elf-Man (2012) and Jackass Number Two (2006).

4'7"

39. Meinhardt Raabe

Self | Little People

Raabe was born in Watertown, Wisconsin, in 1915. In 1934, he was a member of the Midget City cast at the Chicago World's Fair. The money from his appearances at the fair and other places was how he paid for his bachelor's in accounting and master's in business administration.

His wife, Marie ...

4'7"

40. Mickey Carroll

Self | Entertainment Tonight

At age 7, he began dance lessons at the Fox Theatre in St. Louis, Missouri. It was at the Fox that he met entertainer Jack Haley. Haley took him to Hollywood, where one of his first jobs was as "Mickey" in approximately seven of the Spanky and Our Gang series. At 17 he was one of six bellhops in ...

4'7"

41. Michael Gilden

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Michael Gilden was born on September 22, 1962 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Pulp Fiction (1994) and Southland Tales (2006). He was married to Meredith Eaton and Elena Bertagnolli. He died on December 5, 2006 in Los ...

4'6"

42. Dick Beals

Actor | The Gumby Show

Dick Beals provided the voice for the commercial character Speedy Alka-Seltzer and originated the voice of Gumby and the first Davey from the TV series "Davey and Goliath," As a child, he was too small to play sports so started cheerleading for his local high school at age 7. At Michigan State, he ...

4'6"

43. Peter Burroughs

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Peter Burroughs was born on January 27, 1947 in Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Flash Gordon (1980) and Labyrinth (1986).

4'6"

44. August Clarence Swenson

Self | Entertainment Tonight

August Clarence Swenson was born on December 29, 1917 in Austin, Texas, USA. He was an actor, known for Entertainment Tonight (1981), We're Off to See the Munchkins (1993) and Hollywood Celebrates Its Biggest Little Stars! (2009). He died on February 25, 2009 in Pflugerville, Texas.

4'6"

45. Peter Dinklage

Actor | Game of Thrones

Peter Dinklage is an American actor. Since his breakout role in The Station Agent (2003), he has appeared in numerous films and theatre plays. Since 2011, Dinklage has portrayed Tyrion Lannister in the HBO series Game of Thrones. For this he won an Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama ...

4'5"

46. Karl 'Karchy' Kosiczky

Actor | The Terror of Tiny Town

Karl Slover was 21 years old when he auditioned for the "Wizard Of Oz" movie, and in the process met the other 123 little people with whom he worked through a grueling two month production schedule. "Standing four feet four inches tall, I was the smallest Munchkin," recalls Karl. "I couldn't even ...

4'5"

47. George Ministeri

Actor | The Terror of Tiny Town

George Ministeri was born on August 9, 1913 in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. He was an actor, known for The Terror of Tiny Town (1938). He died on January 29, 1986 in Boston.

4'5"

48. Deep Roy

Actor | Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Deep Roy was born on December 1, 1957 in Nairobi, Kenya as Mohinder Purba. He is known for his work on Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005), Star Trek (2009) and Corpse Bride (2005).

4'4"

49. Sebastian Saraceno

Actor | Mirror Mirror

Sebastian Saraceno is an actor, known for Mirror Mirror (2012), Bedtime Stories (2008) and Four Foot Gangsters (2015).

4'4"

50. Mike Edmonds

Actor | Time Bandits

Mike Edmonds was born on January 13, 1944 in Chelmsford, Essex, England. He is an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) and Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988).

4'4"

51. Brad Williams

Writer | Brad Williams: Daddy Issues

Brad Williams was born on January 13, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. He is an actor and writer, known for Brad Williams: Daddy Issues (2016), Brad Williams: Fun Size (2015) and Little Evil (2017).

4'4"

52. Dylan Postl

Actor | Muppets Most Wanted

Dylan Postl was born on May 29, 1986 in Oshkosh, Wisconsin, USA. He is an actor, known for Muppets Most Wanted (2014), WWE NXT (2010) and Leprechaun: Origins (2014).

4'4"

53. Zelda Rubinstein

Actress | Poltergeist

A marvelously quirky and distinctive 4' 3" character actress, with a larger-than-life presence on film and TV, Zelda Rubinstein gave up a long and stable career in the medical field as a lab technician in order to strive for something more self-fulfilling as middle age settled in. At the age of 45,...

4'3"

54. Meredith Eaton

Actress | Boston Legal

Meredith Eaton is well known for her breakout recurring role as feisty attorney Bethany Horowitz, on the ABC hit series Boston Legal (2004). Meredith has also guest starred on several critically acclaimed prime time shows, such as House M.D. (2004), Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (1999), and ...

4'3"

55. Jerry Maren

Actor | Dahmer vs. Gacy

He took dancing lessons when he was young and aspired to be an actor. In November 1938, standing just three foot four, he met up with the Oz-bound group of little people in New York and went by bus to California. There he was chosen to be the Munchkin who hands Dorothy a welcoming lollipop.

4'3"

56. Joseph S. Griffo

Actor | Epic Movie

Joseph S. Griffo was born on May 15, 1952 in Los Angeles, California, USA as Joseph Steven Griffo. He is known for his work on Epic Movie (2007), Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas (1998) and Little Nicky (2000).

4'3"

57. Emmanuel Lewis

Actor | Webster

Emmanuel Lewis was born March 9th, 1971 in Brooklyn, New York. The youngest son of Margaret Lewis, a former computer-science professional, Emmanuel attended regular public schools in Brooklyn until his busy acting career took him to Hollywood. He has four siblings. His acting career began one day ...

4'3"

58. Jerry Maren

Actor | Dahmer vs. Gacy

He took dancing lessons when he was young and aspired to be an actor. In November 1938, standing just three foot four, he met up with the Oz-bound group of little people in New York and went by bus to California. There he was chosen to be the Munchkin who hands Dorothy a welcoming lollipop.

4'3"

59. Albert Wilkinson

Actor | Labyrinth

Albert Wilkinson was born in 1938 in Burnley, Lancashire, England. He is an actor, known for Labyrinth (1986), Countess Dracula (1971) and A Little in Tents (2017).

4'3"

60. Angelo Muscat

Actor | The Prisoner

Angelo Muscat was born on September 24, 1930 in Malta. He was an actor, known for The Prisoner (1967) and Doctor Who (1963). He died on October 10, 1977 in England.

4'3"

61. Chuy Bravo

Actor | The Honeymooners

Chuy Bravo was born on December 7, 1956 in Tangancícuaro, Michoacán, Mexico as Jesús Melgoza. He is an actor, known for The Honeymooners (2005), Chelsea Lately (2007) and Mulberry to Rome.

4'3"

62. Billy Curtis

Actor | High Plains Drifter

Diminutive American actor Billy Curtis avoided the usual onus of freak-show employment as a youth, opting for a mainstream job as a shoe clerk. Encouraged by stock company actress Shirley Booth to take a little person role in a stage production, Curtis soon became a professional actor, with ...

4'2"

63. Elena Bertagnolli

Actress | Nerds of a Feather

There are many ways to describe Elena Bertagnolli. She is a confident woman that stands strong to her talent in the entertainment business, spending her life accomplishing what some call impossible. She has fought through many stereotypes of being a successful woman in business and facing ...

4'2"

64. Rusty Goffe

Actor | Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2

Rusty Goffe was born on October 30, 1948 in Herne Bay, Kent, England. He is an actor, known for Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011), Flash Gordon (1980) and Fred Claus (2007). He is married to Sarah. They have two children.

4'2"

65. Matthew Roloff

Producer | Little People, Big World

Matthew Roloff was born on October 7, 1961 in San Francisco, California, USA. He is a producer and actor, known for Little People, Big World (2006), Under the Rainbow (1981) and Ewoks: The Battle for Endor (1985). He was previously married to Amy Roloff.

4'2"

66. Amy Roloff

Producer | Little People, Big World

Amy Roloff was born on September 17, 1964 in Michigan, USA as Amy Jo Knight. She is a producer and actress, known for Little People, Big World (2006), Teen Idol (2007) and Access Hollywood (1996). She was previously married to Matthew Roloff.

4'2"

67. Martin Klebba

Actor | Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Martin Klebba was born on June 23, 1969 in Troy, Michigan, USA. He is known for his work on Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017), Scrubs (2001) and Project X (2012). He has been married to Michelle Dilgard since June 18, 2011.

4'1"

68. Jack Purvis

Actor | Time Bandits

Jack Purvis was born on July 13, 1937 in London, England. He is known for his work on Time Bandits (1981), Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) and Brazil (1985). He was married to Marjie Purvis. He died on November 21, 1997 in Bushey, Hertfordshire, England.

4'1"

69. Kiran Shah

Actor | The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe

In 2004, Kiran was back in New Zealand filming The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005) playing a character called Ginarrbrik.

He also writes poetry; his work has been published in Britain and America.

Kiran is a "Guinness World Record" holder as the "shortest professional...

4'1"

70. Jordan Prentice

Actor | In Bruges

Jordan Prentice was born on January 30, 1973 in London, Ontario, Canada. He is an actor, known for In Bruges (2008), Howard the Duck (1986) and Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004).

4'1"

71. Malcolm Dixon

Actor | Time Bandits

Malcolm Dixon is an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983) and Flash Gordon (1980).

4'1"

72. Luigi Francis Shorty Rossi

Daddy Day Care

Shorty, grew up in two different worlds - one a middle/upper-class almost completely white suburban neighborhood of Los Angeles with his dwarf parents and the other in Nickerson Gardens Housing Projects in Watts, a section of South Central Los Angeles, where he lived with a family friend to avoid ...

4'0"

73. Danny Woodburn

Actor | Mirror Mirror

Danny Woodburn is an entertainer on stage, film, television, and the comedy club circuit.

Born and raised in the Philadelphia area, he is the son of a nurse and a professional golfer. He is a graduate of Philadelphia's Temple University's School of Film and Theater and recipient of their Outstanding...

4'0"

74. Margaret Pellegrini

Self | I Married a Munchkin

Margaret Pellegrini was born on September 23, 1923 in Tuscumbia, Alabama, USA as Margaret Williams. She was an actress, known for I Married a Munchkin (1994), Entertainment Tonight (1981) and Biography (1987). She was married to Willie Pellegrini. She died on August 7, 2013 in Glendale, Arizona, ...

4'0"

75. Michael Dunn

Actor | Ship of Fools

Michael Dunn was born Gary Neil Miller in Oklahoma. His parents were Mr. and Mrs. Fred Miller. They moved to Detroit, Michigan, in 1938. Dunn was 5 years old when he knew he'd be a dwarf but was determined not to let it stop him or make him dependent. He graduated from Detroit's Redford High School...

3'11"

76. Hervé Villechaize

Actor | The Man with the Golden Gun

Hervé Villechaize was born in Paris on April 23, 1943. He stopped growing very early and his father (who was a surgeon) tried to find a cure by visiting several doctors and hospitals. But there was none, so Hervé had to live with his small height and also with undersized lungs. He studied at the ...

3'11"

77. Felix Silla

Actor | Spaceballs

Felix Silla was born on January 11, 1937 in a small village outside Rome, Italy. Silla trained as a circus performer, came to the United States in 1955, and toured with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Show. His multiple talents -- as a bareback rider, trapeze artist and tumbler -- brought ...

3'11"

78. Katie Purvis

Actress | Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi

Katie Purvis was born in 1967. She is known for her work on Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983), Labyrinth (1986) and Through the Dragon's Eye (1989).

3'11"

79. David Rappaport

Actor | Time Bandits

British actor David Rappaport earned more roles and respect than most guys his size (or any size for that matter) who attempted a professional acting career. Born with the genetic condition dwarfism (he was 3' 11"), he was often typecast in bizarre, sometimes silly and demeaning roles; but, like ...

3'11"

80. Patty Maloney

Actress | The Addams Family

Patty was born in Perkinsville, New York. At age 7 she moved with her family to Winter Park, Florida. Her family loved her and didn't treat her any differently from her brother or her sisters. Patty began her show business career as a featured dancer at Edith Royal's newly opened studio in Winter ...

3'11"

81. Debbie Lee Carrington

Actress | Men in Black

Debbie Lee Carrington was born on December 14, 1959 in San Jose, California, USA as Deborah Lee Carrington. She is known for her work on Men in Black (1997), Total Recall (1990) and She's All That (1999). She died on March 23, 2018 in Pleasanton, California.

3'10"

82. Charles Becker

Actor | Spangles

Charles Becker was born on November 24, 1887 in Muschenheim, Germany as Karl Becker. He was an actor, known for Spangles (1926) and The Terror of Tiny Town (1938). He died on December 28, 1968 in Elk Grove, California, USA.

3'9"

83. Billy Barty

Actor | Masters of the Universe

Billy Barty was born William John Bertanzetti on October 25, 1924 in Millsboro, Pennsylvania. He began performing at age three and began making pictures in 1927. He played Mickey Rooney's little brother in the "Mickey McGuire" comedy shorts series. He was equally adept in both comedy and drama, and...

3'9"

84. Kiruna Stamell

Actress | La migliore offerta

Kiruna Stamell was born on March 13, 1981 in Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. She is an actress, known for The Best Offer (2013), Moulin Rouge! (2001) and EastEnders (1985).

3'9"

85. Mark Povinelli

Actor | Water for Elephants

Over Mark Povinelli's 20 year acting career, he has appeared in over 50 films and television shows, 25 theater productions and dozens of national commercials, proving himself capable of spanning the entire range of medium, style and genre...from New York Theater to Studio Films, from slapstick ...

3'9"

86. Kenny Baker

Actor | Time Bandits

Kenny Baker was born on August 24, 1934 in Birmingham, England as Kenneth George Baker. He was an actor, known for Time Bandits (1981), The Elephant Man (1980) and Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005). He was married to Eileen Baker. He died on August 13, 2016 in Preston, Lancashire,...

3'8"

87. Jimmy Vee

Actor | Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi

Jimmy Vee was born on February 3, 1959 in Scotland. He is known for his work on Star Wars: Episode VIII - The Last Jedi (2017), Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) and Pan (2015).

3'8"

88. Ricardo Gil

Actor | Epic Movie

Ricardo Gil studied Fine Arts at the California of the Arts in Oakland, CA. Gil has toured nationally and internationally with Mabou Mines Dollhouse (2009) directed by Lee Breuer, since it first opened in 2003 at St. Ann's Warehouse, Brooklyn, New York, in the role of Dr. Rank. With 'Mabou Mines ...

3'8"

89. Pat Walshe

Actor | The Wizard of Oz

Born in 1900, he worked in vaudeville as a child and appeared in Broadway in "A Good Little Devil". As an adult he continued to appear in vaudeville but also joined various circuses and Midget Troupes. He had a specialist interest in portraying animals and was a veteran animal impersonator. He ...

3'8"

90. Bridget Powers

Actress | Confessions of a Dangerous Mind

Bridget Powers was born on October 11, 1980 in Boise, Idaho, USA as Cheryl Marie Murphy. She is an actress, known for Confessions of a Dangerous Mind (2002), Wristcutters: A Love Story (2006) and Tiptoes (2003).

3'7"

91. Michael J. Anderson

Actor | Mulholland Dr.

Michael Anderson was born in Huron, South Dakota, at 10:30 P.M., on Halloween night. Subject to a genetic anomaly known as Osteogenesis Imperfecta, he grew up in a wheelchair. After graduating high school, he traveled America, singing for tips and living in his car. For six years, he attended the ...

3'7"

92. Warwick Davis

Actor | Willow

English actor Warwick Davis was born in Epsom, Surrey, England, the son of Susan J. (Pain) and Ashley Davis, an insurance broker. Davis was born with the condition spondyloepiphyseal dysplasia congenital (SED), which caused his dwarfism. He was educated at City of London Freemen's School. When he ...

3'6"

93. Tony Cox

Actor | Bad Santa

Tony Cox was born on March 31, 1958 in Uniontown, Alabama, USA. He is known for his work on Bad Santa (2003), Spaceballs (1987) and Epic Movie (2007). He has been married to Otelia since 1989. They have one child.

3'6"

94. Phil Fondacaro

Actor | Willow

Phil Fondacaro started his career in 1981 when a casting call went out for "little people" for the feature film Under the Rainbow (1981). This was the beginning of a career that is still going strong to this day. From that time he has worked in every genre. including drama, comedy, horror and ...

3'6"

95. Arturo Gil

Actor | Spaceballs

Arturo Gil has a rare form of dwarfism and only stands three and half feet tall. His height hasn't stopped him from doing anything unless it's a vertical issue. A step stool or a ladder comes in handy. Gil was born in New Orleans, Louisiana but was raised in San Juan, Puerto Rico and is bilingual ...

3'6"

96. Gracie Doll

The Wizard of Oz

Gracie Doll was born on March 12, 1899 in Stolpen, Germany as Frieda Schneider. She was an actress, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939) and Be Big! (1931). She died on November 8, 1970 in Sarasota, Florida, USA.

3'5" 1/2

97. Daisy Earles

Actress | Freaks

Daisy Earles came to the U.S. from Germany in the early 1920s, joining her brother and sister Harry Earles and Gracie Doll. The three of them, soon joined by sister Tiny Doll, made a handful of appearances in films before retiring from the film business in 1930 in favor of working for the Ringling ...

3'5"

98. Diane Kawasaki

Actress | InAPPropriate Comedy

Diane Kawasaki is an actress, known for InAPPropriate Comedy (2013), Vampie (2014) and Adventures of JAB (2012).

3'4"

99. Ed Gale

Actor | Howard the Duck

Ed left his hometown two years after graduating from Plainwell High School (Plainwell, Michigan) at the age of 20 with $41 in his pocket and hitched a ride California to pursue his dream of being not a "star", but a steady working Hollywood "actor". His very first experience in the "biz" was ...

3'4"

100. Olga Nardone

The Wizard of Oz

Olga Nardone was born on June 8, 1921 in Newton, Massachusetts, USA as Olga C. Nardone. She was an actress, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939). She died on September 24, 2010 in Newton.

3'4"



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