How tall is Jonathan Rhys Meyers ?

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Jonathan Rhys Meyers Height is 5ft 9in (175 cm)

Irish Actor from Bend it like Beckham and recently in Elvis. I swear this guy can go from looking 5ft 8 to 5ft 11. He's very thin though...unsure on him...maybe Farrell wore Elevator Sandels in Alexander???
Comment on the Height of Jonathan Rhys Meyers

JK said on 29/Mar/15
This guy has never ever been over 5'9
174/175 cm at best
Matt said on 23/Mar/15
Lol those lifts are ridiculous!
diavolo said on 3/Jan/15
My brother worked with him as an extra during the filming of the short-lived Dracula series. In one scene, a waiter came to Rhys-Meyers' table and they stood next to each other. The extra playing the waiter was a tallish guy, about 6'3" or so, and after rehearsing the scene, they ordered to change the guy to another waiter-extra, who was shorter, because he would've dwarfed Rhys-Meyers on screen.
HJ1979 said on 16/Sep/14
Just an example of the heels this guy wears... Massive; at least 2 ½ inches in this pic, maybe pushing 3. Even with these heels he STILL stands on his tip toes when taking pictures.

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[Editor Rob: yeah he's a guy who wants to look taller, and I think for a long while has liked big heels.]
Chilean said on 16/Aug/14
Click Here here he looks very tall ... lifts maybe ?
Mc51295 said on 29/Jul/14
Looks BARELY taller than Brian Cox in Match Point. 5'7.5 seems closer
Mark said on 4/Jun/14
This guy definitely wears some lifts, internal and external. On The Tudors he can go from looking just two inches taller than Natalie Dormer - who's listed in several places as 5'6" - and his other female co-stars. Definitely a short guy. I'd say about 5'9", 5'8.5, but anything lower is pushing it. On Dracula, he has some large heels (maybe an two inches to two and a half inches) as he stands taller than some co-stars and has an unnatural bendy-leg look when he stands. In several scenes he doesn't even look so short up against Nonso Anoze who is a good 6'5"/6'6". Definitely conscious of his height. He's even been quoted to say that he suffers from insecurity. Good actor though, and my wife seems to adore him, so doesn't seem to have anything to be self-conscious about.
RisingForce said on 18/Apr/14
Wow, around 0:28-0:29 in that video, you really see he is looking no more than 5'9" there if that, and if he wears lifts in general, then that role would seem like the ideal time, in fact, here's a quote from him talking about it, also with a height claim.

“Psychologically, I had to be 6 feet 3 inches and I’m only 5 feet 10 inches – and Henry’s size was a huge element of him.”

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RisingForce said on 17/Apr/14
Rob, this guy is definitely "for the watching" as well. He's made a habit of tip-toeing. Click Here Click Here

Obvious lift guy too. Click Here Click Here Not sure if he's got lifts here too, but the heels look to be a good 2 inches. Click Here
[Editor Rob: he is kind of under the radar, I mean he's not quite a Downey Jr, but yeah, keep an eye on this guy.

If he's wearing those kind of boots on Tudors like in scenes with Cavill or Callum Blue, maybe he is nearer 5ft 8! See him With those two]
chrissss said on 2/Feb/14
176cm, or a fraction over it, max 177cm,
Arch Stanton said on 4/Jan/14
Looks a bit taller than Cruise in MI3, seems about right.
Kate said on 28/Dec/13
Looks at least 177 cm to me. Great actor, very handsome too.
Sarah said on 3/Dec/13
Looks 5'9"- 5'10" on Dracula.
Arch Stanton said on 1/Jun/13
LOL elevator sandals, made in NYC..
Arch Stanton said on 1/Jun/13
5'9" range, I'm not sure he is quite as low as 175, I'd guess he was more 177cm, 5'9.5". I think he's a good friend of Colin Farrell, I can't remember how they looked in Alexander, you know the film in which Farrell had that dodgy looking blond mullet! I'd image that Farrell just edged him out. Yeah he looks like your typical drug-addled rock star, very thin with that wild look in his eyes. He looks more like an Indie rock star or model than an actor.
Shaun said on 23/Oct/12
Troubled guy, you can see by the look in his eyes. Doesn't look under 5 ft 9 but he wears boots a lot.
Chris said on 7/Feb/12
He's very insecure about his height, I think he's 5'8.5 (174 cms). Next to Travolta who looks 5'11 - 5'11.5 range nowadays: Click Here
Dave said on 5/Feb/12
For those guy's who are stating he looked 5'10 to 5'11 next to John Travolta in 'From Paris with Love', did you ask yourselfs why?...Did you actually see the whole movie?...otherwise i would suggest to see the movie again...very carefully...and you'll notice that he wears boots with at least 2 inch heels.
myspace celebrity said on 1/Oct/07
mightbe 5'10, especially next to 5'2 reese witherspoon and 5'4 scarlett johanson
vandam said on 26/Sep/07
scott: awesome as Elvis ??? he does not even know how to lipsing ! to short to be elvis and was not natural at it , it shows he did not have respect for elvis cause he blew it ! any real elvis fan thinks this ! bad casting
scott said on 24/Sep/07
he was awesome as elvis 5'9 is a great average height good for him i think he looks 5'9.5
Anonymous said on 16/Sep/07
he looks preety tall because he is very thin !!thought he might be 5 11 or 6
but it turns out to be that i was wrong!hes only 5 9
anonymous no-name said on 7/Sep/07
He wears big boots/dress shoes a lot. though in Bend it Like Beckham he looks to be about 2" taller than 16-year-old Keira Knightley (had she reached 5'7" by then?) And he does look about 7" taller than Parminder Nagra, and they are all in similar footwear (football/soccer boots). I'd say 5'8"-5'9" is correct. In Match Point I remember him appearing quite short? But maybe that was just because the actors playing the brother and sister were both quite tall?
Brah said on 6/Sep/07
Tom Cruise in MI3 was wearing big boots though. He was 2 inches taller than 5'7" Michelle Monaghan and not that much shorter than Ving Rhames. If Rhys-Meyers was taller than Cruise, that makes him 5'9ish.
vandam said on 14/Aug/07
he is way to short to be in the role of elvis saw the series last night he looks 5feet 7 , dont get why he was casted , no moves , bad hair , had no charisma this guy was the worst casting ever , doesnt even look close to him !!!
Yitzhak said on 8/Aug/07
He's about half an Inch taller than Tom Cruise in MI3.

He's about 6-7 inches taller than the Indian girl in bend it like beckham, who is 5'1 and a bit more than 5'7 keira Knightley.

This guy is probabaly 172 CM (5'7.5 ft)
MD said on 11/Apr/07
If Cillian Murphy is 5'8" than Jonathan has to be taller than listed:

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But, then again, I don't think Cillian is 5'8".
Chris said on 6/Apr/07
just luk at him walkin beside Keira Knightly in Bend it like beckham....
she's 5'7''...i bet he's not more than 5'8''
P. Smith said on 1/Feb/07
He was doing an interview for "The Tudors" his new tv series, where he will be
playing King Henry VIII. He said "they could of cast some six-foot blonde guy."

I read people on a forum saying he is six foot (like Elvis). That is pretty ridiculous.
busek1004 said on 7/Nov/06
his profile says that he's 5'10' . and he looks taller than tom cruise on still cut from "Mission Impossible 3".
z1 said on 8/Sep/06
He's clearly 5'8", not an inch shorter or taller. Look at him standing next to 5'7" (maybe 5'6") Cillian Murphy...

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MOF said on 22/Apr/06
Next to 6'2 Matthew Goode in Match Point he just about reached his nose. 5'9 is a maximum, probably somewhat less...
Stiffelio said on 10/Mar/06
Just saw Match Point and I thought that Jonathan looked quite small framed, not much taller than Scarlet Johansson. I'd say 5ft 8in at the most.
Editor Rob said on 7/Mar/06
"Slim and five foot seven inches tall" - Irish Times in 1996.
trueheight said on 24/Feb/06
he looked about an inch taller than Keira Knightly in Bend it Like Beckham, kinda of a slight guy
nrc said on 18/Nov/05
I stood next to him for some time at a cocktail party last night. I was with my boyfriend, who's a little over 5'11", and Jonathan looked the same height, if not slightly taller. We were both very surprised; based on his movies, we thought he'd be much, much shorter. He may have been wearing lifts, but if he wasn't, he's at least 5'10".
Tanzi said on 1/May/05
I've read that he is actually 5'8'', which seems to be more accurate based on pictures of him standing next to his co-stars. He is a slim guy though, and this could give him the illusion of being taller than he really is.

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