In general, most people look up to celebrities because they have some skill or talent that took them to where they are now. However, there are certain female celebrities that most people literally look up to! The average woman has a height of 5’4”, while the average man stands at 5’7”. There are plenty of celebrity ladies who tower over the regular Joe if you did not know. It is not enough to say that these famous women are “above average”! They do not even have to put on high heels at important events because they already stand out from the crowd as they are.
You probably find it hard to recall the days when this tall vixen was not yet a superstar. However, she was still pretty unknown in 2006. At the time, she had to crank out a lot of songs that she wrote herself. You might be surprised to hear that she is 5’10” tall! She might be a naturally leggy lady, but she has never avoided stilettos and heels. You can even say that this is a metaphor for the trajectory of her career. She was already talented from the get-go, but time has only made her an even better performer.
Here is yet another beauty who stands at the height of 5’10.” Adrianne Palicki is best known for starring in Friday Night Lights. It is hard not to notice here the moment she enters the room with her stature and beauty. Besides the TV show, you might have also seen her in John Wick and Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Did you know that she has co-written comics in the past as well?!
The vast majorities of models are on the tall side. Kendall Jenner is not an exception to the rule at 5’10”. This member of the Kardashian-Jenner clan has taken show business by storm by landing gigs for brands like Fendi, Topshop, Balmain, and Pepsi. She does not only grace the runways because she is a common face on various magazines as well! Name any publication, and she has probably graced the pages of it at this point in time. You can also see her on KUWTK. At the moment, she is worth a cool $45 million. We wonder if she only had to slip on stilettos with 5” heels to “reach for the stars.”
This gorgeous model ruled the scene back in the 2000s. It was a given that she was tall, but did you know that she is 6’2”? She has the height and the sultry good looks that have earned her the title of a supermodel. She kicked off her portfolio with Victoria’s Secret, but she has been making the world a better place too. So that you know, she also founded a camp focusing on STEM fields for young girls.
As a heads up, we want you to know that there will be plenty of Victoria’s Secret Angels on the list. We have Behati Prinsloo, a gorgeous Namibian model with a height of 5’10”. With her dazzling good looks, she kicked off her career by walking for Prada. She has since appeared in just about every magazine and fashion show out there. Did you know that she is married to Adam Levine and has two kids with him?
At the age of 18, this Dutch beauty earned the title of Victoria’s Secret Angel. Doutzen Kroes stands at 5’10” tall and has a sultry allure. Her jawline is sharp enough to cut through the glass! All of these things have helped her amass a great net worth of $35 million. Aside from the lingerie brand, the model also landed a great deal with cosmetics line L’Oréal in 2006. Honestly, there is no better person for the job.
Can you at least pretend to be shocked to find Adriana Lima on the list? The Victoria’s Secret model hails from Brazil and made history as one of the brand’s first angels. At 5’10”, she has even been called “the Most Valuable Angel” in her online bios. At any rate, her career did not end there. The supermodel has since launched a line of sunglasses and an athletic clothing line under PUMA. She has said that age is just a number. In the past, she said that women could be gorgeous no matter how old they are.
We are sure that you are familiar with Charlize Theron at the very least. This South African stunner is best known for her acting skills, but she actually started as a ballerina. Over the years, she has done many things in the industry. Not only is she beautiful and talented, but she happens to be very tall as well! Did you know that she has a height of 5’9”?! This is only the cherry on top because she is also a film star, mother, philanthropist, and UN ambassador. Is there anything that she can’t do? We doubt it.
You have probably seen Martha Hunt in her 5’10” glory in everything from Free People ad campaigns to Victoria’s Secret fashion shows. With her feline features, it is hard to forget about her beautiful face! But what truly sets her apart is her determination. She was diagnosed with scoliosis and bore the scars that came with the surgical treatment of it. This model did not let it stop her from going after her dreams.
If you want to see the epitome of a resplendent model, you only have to look at Elle Macpherson. At 5’10”, this Australian beauty was dubbed “The Body” back in the ‘80s. The supermodel ruled catwalks, magazine covers, and fashion ad campaigns in those days. Billy Joel even wrote songs about her! We are glad to report that she continues to be ageless. You might want to check her skincare line as well. After all, no other celebrity is better suited to give beauty advice than she is.
Whoa, did you know that Maggie Gyllenhaal is 5’8” tall? She has always been an impressive actress, but we are blown away to hear that she has dipped her toes in the fields of high fashion, audiobooks, and producing as well. She grew up in a family full of thespians and has rubbed elbows with VIPs for as long as she can recall. She is passionate about charity work and supports environmental and human rights causes as well. It is neat to see that she is still so down to earth with so many things going for her.
A lot of people know Uma Thurman as the muse of director Quentin Tarantino. The star has shown us that she is fabulous no matter what she does. We have seen her play the lead in the Kill Bill duology, as well as an alluring vixen in Pulp Fiction. It feels like all 5’10” of her is filled with as much beauty and talent as possible! Isn’t it amazing to see that she still looks fantastic now that she has reached her fifties? In recent news, she shared her experience with Harvey Weinstein as part of the #MeToo movement. We might not know her personally, but we can’t help but feel proud of her for that.
The late Karl Lagerfeld had been especially fond of this blonde bombshell. At 5’10”, Karolina Kurkova has shown us her worth in multiple campaigns of his. She is one of the best-paid supermodels in the world right now, which shows us that she is great at her job. In the past, she has worked with some of the most popular designers and even earned her very own spot on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!
You do not even have to be a tennis fan to know who Maria Sharapova is. The blonde, blue-eyed athlete made a name for herself not just for her athletic prowess but also for her beauty. She has shown us that she is formidable on the courts, but you might not have known that she has a height of 6’2”. In 2020, she decided to retire at only 32 years old. Over the years, she racked up many accomplishments, such as winning at Wimbledon, the U.S. Open, the French Open, the Australian Open, and the Olympics. She has 36 career titles to her name as well! Right now, she is busy on Sugarpova, her own candy business.
If you are a fan of X-Men, then you should know who Rebecca Romjin is! The 5’10” actress blew our socks off when she debuted in the original movie trilogy in the role of Mystique. She left quite an impression when she appeared in nothing but body jewels and blue paint. She will look good no matter what. Without a doubt, she has always been one of the sexiest stars in Hollywood.
Up next, we have one more high-profile, long-legged lady at 5’8.” Katie Holmes, also known as America’s sweetheart, made it big by starring in Dawson’s Creek. Even though she is a great actress in her own right, what truly made her a household name was her marriage and divorce from Tom Cruise. She continues to shine bright as an actress, fashion icon, and mother to their young daughter.
Five decades ago, the lovely Padma Lakshmi was born in a small town in India. This 5’8” beauty is best known for her time in Top Chef. She happens to be an activist, author, and businesswoman as well. It is amazing to think that those long legs of hers hold up such a kind, humble and smart lady. She has been gracing the small screen since 2006, but she already made a name for herself as a model academic and immigration ambassador even before then. Fun fact: she speaks five different languages!
In the early 2000s, Jennie Finch made her way to our hearts at 68 mph by bringing home the gold medal for the United States during the Olympics. At 6 feet tall, it was a given that she would turn heads no matter where she went. Her stature has helped her become the softball star that she has since become. She has since been inducted into the hall of fame and was dubbed the second greatest athlete in college softball history. Aside from her athletic prowess, she is also a fantastic model. In 2004, she earned the honor of being named one of the 50 Most Beautiful People. Well, it is not hard to see why.
Not only is Nicole Kidman worth $183 million, but she also has a height of 5’10”. The ethereal goddess has been a staple of the entertainment industry with her dazzling good looks and acting chops. She has yet to show any signs of stopping now that she has reached her fifties. It is always exciting to see what she does next. Have we mentioned that she also has a great voice as well? What a talented woman!
With models for a mother and sister, it is a given that Gigi Hadid would make it big in the fashion world too. She stands at 5’10” tall, which has definitely helped her career in the industry. She has come a long way ever since she made her debut in The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills on Bravo. These days, she is considered one of the most famous models on the planet. It is pretty neat that she already has a net worth of $29 even though she still has some ways to go before she turns 30 years old. Her fans were delighted when she gave birth to a beautiful baby girl with Zayn Malik of One Direction fame.
At the tender age of 16, Mandy Moore made a name for herself with a pop hit called “Candy.” Despite this, she became an even bigger star when she dipped her toes into acting. Mind you. She does not just rely on her 5’9” stature as she works hard at every single project. We are glad to report that she is doing the same thing in This Is Us. She recently gave birth to her first child with Taylor Goldsmith.
It feels like Ireland Baldwin won the genetic lottery. Not only was she born to very famous parents, but she also earned her 6 feet height this way. This buxom beauty has entered the world of modeling, but we also love her for her honest and witty personality. With her long limbs and washboard abs, she was born to be a model. In the past, she has worked with companies like Guess and The New York Post. It must not be easy to get out of the shadow of her celebrity parents, but she has been doing just fine.
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Some people refer to Kimora Lee Simmons as the face of the ‘00s. It is pretty amazing to think of all the talent in her 6” frame. She is a model and a mother, fashion designer, reality TV star, and businesswoman. Aside from those things, we love her even more for all the charity work she has done. She has championed noble causes such as AIDS research, refugee support, and gay rights in the past.
Fans might think that Anna Kournikova is a Russian Barbie in the flesh, but we do not know any dolls that stand at 5’8” high. The tennis player has shown us that it is possible to have beauty, brains, and brawn in a pretty package. Her career had been doing well from 1989 to 2003 until a series of injuries forced her to leave the world of pro tennis behind. It is a good thing that early retirement did not stop her. She has a lot on her plate right now with three kids and many charitable engagements to her name.
Kudos to Australia for giving us this 5’7” beauty. Phoebe Tonkin got her start as a mermaid, although she recently played a werewolf on The Originals and The Vampire Diaries. It is an understatement to say that she is a talented woman. These days, she keeps broadening her horizons by launching a health blog and championing feminism and human rights. Aside from that, she also wrote the screenplay and directed a film for the first time in 2019. We can’t wait to see what she does next!
If you watched Gossip Girl, you probably already know that Blake Lively brought Serena van der Woodsen to life. The 5’10” goddess rose to fame with her beachy hair, sultry good looks, and long legs. She recently starred in Deadpool with her husband Ryan Reynolds as well. In the past decade, she has only worked on a handful of films. It looks like she is busy in her fairly new roles of mother and wife. She has her hands full raising the three little girls she has with her actor husband.
The tallest among the Kardashian sisters is none other than Khloe. At 5’10”, she towers over her Kim and Kourtney. It feels like there is a universal love for her due to her great sense of humor. On top of that, she has never shied away from calling out her family members when their antics are too much. She has indeed seen her fair share of scandals in the past, but she is not afraid to keep things real. It is also admirable that she launched a jean brand intending to make clothes for women no matter the size.
Say what you want about Gwyneth Paltrow, but we can’t deny that she has proven her skills time and again. She made it to this list for her 5’8” physique. As the child of famous parents, it was only natural for her to be tall, famous, and beautiful. In the past, she starred in iconic movies such as Good Will Hunting and Se7en. You might have heard of her pretty crazy lifestyle brand too. With her wit, talent, and kindness, she has made a name for herself as one of the greatest women in the field.
Only an above-average woman will get the chance to bring Wonder Woman to life! This was the case for Gal Gadot, the 5’10” Israeli actress who earned this role. Did you know that she earned the rank of a sergeant in the Israel Defense Forces? We bet that she could have done the stunts on her own due to this. She continues to star in hit movies and has since founded a production company with her spouse.
Best known for starring in That ‘70s Show, Laura Prepon towered over her costars in the hit ‘90s show. After all, she has a height of 5’10”! She has impressed us with her performances in other projects as well. It was delightful to watch her come back to Orange Is the New Black. At the moment, she is busy as a cookbook author and new mom. Even so, she remains active on social media.
If you watched Zendaya during her Disney days, you might be surprised to hear that she now stands at 5’10”. Might we remind you that she is now in her mid-twenties? At any rate, she has also been making strides in her career. She is now taking the world by storm as an actress, model, dancer, and singer. She has recently starred in Euphoria and Malcolm and Marie. It feels like she has that “It” factor that makes her stand out from the crowd! Of course, the height must help as well. Last but not least, we love how dedicated she is to causes such as racial equality.
Say what you want about Jennifer Lawrence, but she has never been short on humility, humor, or height. The actress stands at 5’9” and has been America’s sweetheart ever since she entered the world of Hollywood. She is best known for playing Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games, but she has starred in many projects since then. She also earned a reputation for how awkward and clumsy she is. Some find it cute, but others find it annoying. We will leave you to decide which camp you are on!
You might be familiar with Kristanna Loken for playing the female Terminator. Well, she is the perfect person to play the invincible machine at the height of 5’10”. In the 2000s, she starred in other action films but transitioned to more low-key TV projects after giving birth to her son. At any rate, she continues to be the fierce and formidable Terminatrix in our eyes! She continues to go to comic cons to this day.
Is there a more iconic way to kick off your career than by becoming a Bond girl? This was the case for Famke Janssen, the 5’10” beauty who did exactly that in 1995. She went on to take the world by storm by taking on the role of Jean Grey in the X-Men series. She was also in the Taken movies, as well as Hemlock Grove. In terms of more recent projects, she was on The Blacklist not that long ago. Outside of her career in Hollywood, she has also modeled and served as a PETA ambassador. As you can see, there is a lot more to this Dutch beauty than meets the eye!
If you know Aisha Tyler for her work as a voice talent in video games and TV shows, then you might not know that she is tall at 6 feet. She also works as a comedian, actress, entrepreneur, and talk show host. She rarely turns down jobs that come her way, which explains how she has since become a jack of all trades. On top of that, we also find it impressive that she is an Ivy League grad as a Dartmouth alumna.
It looks like Brazil has a lot of tall women based on this list alone! Gisele Bundchen is yet another Victoria’s Secret star. At the height of 5’10”, she has been slaying it on the runway ever since 2001. While she has since taken a step back from her modeling career, she remains one of the top paid supermodels in this day and age. She now spends her day as a full-time mom and wife to iconic NFL player Tom Brady.
Honestly, it is hardly an exaggeration that this gospel singer takes her voice to the high heavens. After all, Yolanda Adams is 6 feet tall! She has since sold more than ten million albums and keeps making waves on her morning gospel TV series. Thanks to her growing reach, she has fetched a net worth of a cool $5 million. It is amazing to see just how much she has inspired fans from all over the globe.
There are plenty of versatile and talented women on this list! Missi Pyle is yet another addition to that category. At 5’10”, she definitely deserves a spot on our list. It looks like she likes to do whatever makes her happy, and we can’t fault her for it. In 2007, she launched a band. The year after that, she had a grizzly bear as a wedding guest. On top of those things, she keeps training in taekwondo as well! It is safe to say that she does not want to miss out on whatever joys life offers. But to be honest with you, we would probably be doing the same thing if we were in her shoes.
We have another contender from the Land Down Under in the form of Elizabeth Debicki. It feels like she is a Venus sculpture come to life with her 6’2” stature. She has racked up five awards for her performances in films and miniseries like Widows and The Night Manager. Of course, she was also cast to play Princess Diana in The Crown. She might already be tall at 6’2”, but it truly feels like the sky is the limit for this fantastic actress. For her, there is nowhere to go but up!
By now, Sigourney Weaver has become a household name – and rightfully so! We can’t help but feel like God was playing favorites by putting so much talent and beauty in that 5’11” physique. It is hard not to admire the boldness that she puts into every single project that she takes on. Did you know that she was only 14 years old when she decided to change her name to a famous character from “The Great Gatsby” by F. Scott Fitzgerald? She has always been full of spunky even then. She might be much older than that by now, but it does not look like she plans to retire any time soon. We are so relieved to hear that this is the case.
It makes a lot of sense for a supermodel to be very tall, right? Tyra Banks stands at 5’10”, which has surely helped take her to where she is at the moment. A model, talk show host, and actress has a net worth of $90 million. Despite this, she has never stopped impressing us with what she can do. For one thing, she took a certificate course at Harvard as she worked on the 19th cycle of Top Model, her hit reality TV show. If you ask us, it is clear that there is no one quite like her!