How tall is Craig Ferguson ?

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Craig Ferguson's height is 6ft 1in (185 cm)

Peak height was 6ft 1.5in (187 cm)
Scottish actor/director and talk show host. He has claimed to be both "6 feet 3" and "I'm 6ft 2".
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BorkLaser says on 30/Jun/15
I think his current 6'1" listing is accurate. He wears shoes with pretty thick soles that give about 2 inches. On his show with Gwendoline Christie (who is 6'3") she called him out on his 6'3" claim and said he wears thick shoes.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 4/Jun/15
Rob, is it possible that he might be 186cm today?
Danimal says on 7/May/15
Jeff Daniels (who used to be 6'3) and Craig Ferguson are the exact same height here (2013) in the beginning of the video:

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Danimal says on 3/May/15
6'2" Craig Ferguson with Jimmy Kimmel in 2005:

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Rey says on 26/Apr/15
No, actually Morgan had Craig by an inch. Notice when Morgan straightens his posture.
bubblechaz says on 9/Apr/15
How tall is Morgan Freeman? Craig is as tall as him. Click Here
Wow says on 8/Apr/15
Go look at when he greets Larry David on his show, and the are both standing (varying footwear OFCOURSE) . No way 5cm difference, @Rob, u should downgrade this guy of upgrade Larry...
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 9/Mar/15
He looked 6ft1-6ft2 on The Drew Carey Show.
Andrea says on 8/Mar/15
His claims are a big joke! Just look at him with Chris Barrie, he struggles to look even 6'1 with him and he still was "at his peak", always if it ever existed a peak for him!
[Editor Rob: I think he did look over 6ft 1 in that red dwarf, near 187 is quite possible.]
Danimal says on 5/Mar/15
Craig, he's taller than a flat 6'1". He's close to 6'2" imo. Is it a Scottish thing Rob? Do you not like him because he left Scotland? A lot of people from your country call him a traitor.
[Editor Rob: I think he did clear 6ft 1 easily enough but today I'm not convinced he looks much more than 6ft 1.]
Danimal says on 5/Mar/15
At 3:29, Craig says he's 6'2" or 6'3" if he stands straight:
John says on 10/Feb/15
Shorter than Norm MacDonald who's listed as 6'1
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 4/Feb/15
187-188cm peak
186cm today
Archimedes says on 10/Jan/15
6-1, maybe a little more but no less. it is weird not seeing him on at night - he is a great host and interviewer.
Ben Holster says on 6/Jan/15
nah, 6ft 1 is best for him as he wears thick heel shoes
Aleks says on 1/Jan/15
[Editor Rob: he looks a little shorter than Gillan there although she probably has a footwear advantage of a good 3 inches, those heels look to give in the true 4 inch range.]
vyselink says on 19/Dec/14
he stated on shark week a few years ago the he's 6'3". about 1:45 in
Danimal says on 16/Dec/14
Craig and 6'2" Hugh Laurie from this year:
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 26/Nov/14
In 1996

Craig Ferguson - 6ft1¾(187cm)
Diedrich Bader - 6ft2¼(189cm)

When Bader was on Ferguson's show a few years back he looked 1in taller
5433 says on 22/Nov/14
he is almost 6foot4 im 6foot1 and half and he looks taller then me
Danimal says on 19/Nov/14
Well well, Metallica is on Craig Ferguson this week and here we have James (who is 6'1') hugging Xraig. Who looks taller? You guessed it. CRAIG does.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 8/Nov/14
"Peak height was 6ft 1¾in (187cm)"
"Crag Ferguson's height is 6ft 1¼in (186cm)"

On The Drew Carey Show in the 90s he could pass for 6ft2...
Adolf says on 30/Oct/14
Taller than 6'1 Tarantino. So I guess 6'1.5 at least.
Adolf says on 29/Oct/14
I think he is over 185. I watched the show yesterday.
Hypado says on 23/Oct/14
Craig Ferguson

Peak: 187cm
Now: 185cm
Nils says on 19/Oct/14
Maybe as talk show host for celebrities he has to claim abit over his mark.
Danimal says on 8/Oct/14
With Hugh Laurie from this year:

Craig's at least 6'2".
Bre says on 30/Sep/14
The sum of the heights, in inches, of Judy, Keith, and Sara is 192 inches. If Judy is one inch shorter than Keith and Sara is one inch taller than Keith, how tall are Judy Keith and Sara? Plz help me I'm stuck🙏
Andrea says on 30/Sep/14
To be fair, he can look a fraction over 6'1 if Jeff Goldblum is 6'4... But then again Jeff could be a bit under 6'4 nowadays. When he was younger he looked at least 6'4, though. Still Craig is only 52, half an inch is quite a big loss for him, i mean, he is not a wrestler or something! Always a chance he "was" a strong 185 and now a bit under it, though. And yeah, he has no idea of how tall a real 6'3 is! Put him next to a Tom Welling, who claims "almost 6'3" and i'd like to see if he'd still claim "6'3" with a straight face!
Danimal says on 29/Sep/14
Andrea says on 28/Sep/14
Yeah, it's ridicolous how he insists being 6'3, that's crazy! He's never been near that mark, not even with shoes on! 6'1 tops...

Nah, he was close enough to 6'2" imo. Many legit tall men are barely taller than him. 6'3" is out of the question.
Arch Stanton says on 29/Sep/14
I mean a guy like him who frequently interviews tall male celebs should realize that when he sees guys like Goldblum and Robbins for instance than he's not even close to 6'3". I suppose he thinks they're 6 ft 6.
Arch Stanton says on 29/Sep/14
@Andrea, yeah see the Goldblum interview!
Andrea says on 28/Sep/14
Yeah, it's ridicolous how he insists being 6'3, that's crazy! He's never been near that mark, not even with shoes on! 6'1 tops...
Arch Stanton says on 28/Sep/14
Remember Andrea that Gwendoline is a very solid 6'3" and is in 5 inch heels there by her own profession. Now they wouldn't give her a full 5 inches perhaps but I'd assume she's near 6 ft 7 in them. Ferguson in my opinion manages to look a weak 6'2" there but he also has generous footwear so around 6'1" seems about right. I don't think she seriously thinks he's 5'10, sometimes a lot of the gags on his shows seem rehearsed. It's just a clear "You're NOT 6 ft 3" thing.
Grace says on 27/Sep/14
Think 6'. The shoes look like they have at least a 2" heel if not higher. Notice when Gwendoline "outed" him as not being 6'3" he smiled and didn't deny it. No Way is he as tall as he claims.
Andrea says on 13/Sep/14
How much do his shoes give? They look well over 1 inch, so the difference (in shoes) could be less than 2.5! He looks 6' tops next to her and the fact he thinks she's 6'5 tells you lot! If he met a Tom Welling he probably would think he's 6'5 too... Even 6'1.5 "peak" is a stretch, he probably has never been over 6'1!
[Editor Rob: they don't really appear that large, I showed a photo of a 1.1-1.2 and a 1.5 heel today on sneakers page.]
Andrea says on 13/Sep/14
How much shorter does he look with Gwendoline? It looks at least 5 inches to me and she's gotta be no more than 2 inches advatange over him, making him barely 6'! And what about his shoes? They really look quite thick... And he does claim 6'3? How the hell he got that mark? In heels maybe...
[Editor Rob: with a long foot she has more chance of a bigger gain than your average women, I could believe there's a 2.5 inch advantage in footwear. I'd say he is roughly near her eyelevel. I wouldn't argue he looked over 6ft 1 there.]
Andrea says on 12/Sep/14
With the guy Rob met, Chris Barry, he doesn't look over 6'1 to me... His claim of 6'3 is funny. Rob, you really think he might be over 6'1?
[Editor Rob: 25 years ago maybe, now he could be nearer 6ft 1 flat.]
Jones says on 10/Sep/14
Says he's 6'3 and refers to Ben Affleck as a giant and Joel Mchale as "like 8 feet tall.
Archie says on 9/Sep/14
He looked exactly an inch shorter than Michael Irvin, who is 6-2, so 6-1-ish is right.
Doink says on 6/Sep/14
Gwendoline Christie & Craig Ferguson comparing heights (who both claim 6-3). Good closeup of Craig's shoes which had a big heel that night.
BKFLA says on 11/Jul/14
Whatever Craig Ferguson's height, Craig wearing shoes with at least 3"heels as shown in camera closeup of Craig with feet on desk,on 7-10-14,
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Joe Beth says on 2/May/14
Very close in heigth to fighter Rampage Jackson, who was on the show just now and is measured at 6-1. Have watched Craig his entire run and he seems right around six one. Couple inches taller than Leno, couple shorter than Conan.
Nigel says on 26/Feb/14
Looking at him right now on tv standing next to Ashton Kutcher, I'd say that Ferguson has to be an absolute bare minimum of 6'1", and a good chance of being over 6'1.5". The two look very similar in height; granted, Kutcher stoops a little, and Fergusson appeared to be wearing slightly higher heels
MD says on 19/Jan/14
I used to think he was a solid 6'2", and then I saw 6'0.5" Chris Pine on this show, Friday night, and they were closer in height than I expect. I wouldn't be surprised if he's now a flat 6'1". He's definitely not shorter than that, though.
Lily says on 17/Jan/14
Ben says on 16/Jan/14
Keith Olbermann looked about 2 inches taller than him. Keith is 192cm or about 6'3.5" so 187cm or 6'1.5" is about right for Craig Ferguson. This listing is correct in my opinion.
cole says on 13/Jan/14
Joel McHale makes him look closer to 185 cm.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 12/Nov/13
He does look 6ft1-2 range, generally. Similiar to Brosnan, Butler and Parsons.
Alex 6ft 0 1/8 says on 1/Nov/13
6'1-6'1.5 range he looks.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 16/Sep/13
Rob, out of Letterman, Ross and Craig who do you think is the tallest?
Powerhouse says on 7/Sep/13
He claimed 6'2.5 recently
Ronzo says on 15/Aug/13
I think with his shoe's on maybe 6'2" anyway Craig is way funnier than Jay Letterman, Jimmy Leno or David Kimmel.
Larc 74in says on 14/Jul/13
He's 6'1 flat, with David Duchovny he doesn't look even a mm taller than him, and Duchovny is at most 6'0.5.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 13/Jul/13
6ft2 in the morning or in regular shoes.
6ft3 in dress shoes
Silent d says on 3/Jul/13
cole says on 1/Jul/13
Shea says on 25/Jun/13
Last night he had dylan moran on. I've met dylan who is just under 6ft. Craig appeared to be less than an inch taller.

I think Dylan Moran is 5'11, at least that is what he is most commonly listed, and Craig looked roughly 5-6 cm taller. If you met him and thought he looked a good 5'11.5 or thereabouts, he can be 5'11-5'11.5 range, as you can't say for sure whether he's spot on 5'11 or spot on 5'11.5 by just standing next to someone. You can get a certain range, whiting 2 cm or so, but unless you took a picture with him, you can't be entirely sure.

For example when I met Kristofer Hivju twice in the last year (Norwegian actor who's on Game Of Thrones), we didn't see eye to eye. I had to look up a bit, and I noticed the top of his head was a bit higher than mine, so I know he was a good couple cms taller than myself (I'm 5'11). It could have been around half an inch, or the full inch and some fractions from what I could tell. I didn't get a picutre, so I can't be sure, that's why I can only assume he's 182-184 cm range, and for sure no shorter than 182.

Craig can look anywhere between 185 and 187 cm, he's most likely 186 cm.
cole says on 26/Jun/13
186 cm is what he looks.
Shea says on 25/Jun/13
Last night he had dylan moran on. I've met dylan who is just under 6ft. Craig appeared to be less than an inch taller.
Silent d says on 23/Jun/13
Letterman is definitely taller than ferguson. Topher grace looks pretty tall next to craig. 186cm.
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Nils says on 6/May/13
185-187 for him is okay he's for sure not 6'0 or 6'2
Jamal says on 18/Apr/13
Taller than 185cm Matt Gray Gubler. Around 187cm as listed here
lenad is sexy says on 6/Apr/13
Looks more in the 6ft1 range to me.
Silent D says on 13/Dec/12
alex says on 7/Dec/12
184-185 cm
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Arch Stanton says on 30/Nov/12
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6'1.5" I've always thought is spot on based on most interviews I've seen. But With Robbie Coltrane, he looks at least 6;2" if Coltrane is a full '6.
James says on 29/Oct/12
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Silent d says on 13/Sep/12
He is hard to judge. When he was next to the late michael clarke duncan who is listed as 6 foot 5. I could see about 3 inch difference. Craig is a solid 186cm and michael clark duncan is a solid 193cm.
Shaun says on 24/Aug/12
steven says on 19/Jan/12
6'2 LOL. he was 4" shorter than recent david hasselhoff who dipping into 6'3.5 ferguson is 6'0 at best or 182cm tops.

Ferguson is 6'1"-6'1.5" based on comparisons I've seen with people like Goldblum. Hoff can often look 6'5", he looked 3-4 inches taller than Gordon Ramsey too.
Dave618 says on 3/Aug/12
Just watched the Youtube segment where Craig welcomes Jim Parsons on the show. Both are standing face to face, and they both look the same height. Parsons claims 6'2", so I'd say Craig is roughly (give or take a half-inch) the same. If Parsons is not lying, the absolute lowest Craig could be is Rob's stated height of six one and 1/2. Supposing footwear on the Youtube segment was fairly similar, that is!
Derek D says on 24/Jul/12
Out of all the late night hosts his height has always seemed the most consist. Always looks 6'1 to me.
Silent d says on 30/Jan/12
I was kidding about the lifts for hasselholf. 186cm.
Silent d says on 24/Jan/12
186cm. How do you know hasslehoff doesnn't wear lifts steven?

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