How tall is Kevin Costner

Kevin Costner's Height

6ft 1in (185 cm)

American actor best known for starring in movies like The Untouchables, Dances with Wolves, Field of Dreams, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Tin Cup, Mr. Brooks, A Perfect World, Man of Steel and Waterworld.
When I was in high school, I was 5-foot-4. My mother promised me I would grow. By the time I was in my second year at California State University in Fullerton, I was 6-foot-1.
- The Spectator, 2001
The fact that I was 5ft 2 as a sophomore didn't help. I'm 6ft 1 now but still relate to those feelings. I didn't date in high school and didn't get my growth until college. I never got over being short.

How tall is Kevin Costner
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Arch Stanton said on 17/May/16
@James B, tell your dad to watch Bull Durham, doesn't look under 6 ft 1 with Tim Robbins.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/May/16
@James B: I used to think he was taller, like 6ft3 at least. Some of these heroic leading men types (who tend to be on the tall side anyway) just have larger than life appearances on-screen. Harrison Ford was another guy who growing up I envisioned as a giant.
James B said on 16/May/16
My dad doesn't believe Costner was as tall as 6'1. From what I have seen of Costner so far I don't understand why he would think that?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/May/16
Watching Dances and he looks impressively tall in some scenes. I've no he was probably walking around at 6ft3 in those boots...
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Apr/16
He looks 186-187cm in Field of Dreams, Bull Durham, No Way Out and The Untouchables.
berta said on 18/Apr/16
he looks the same height as Chris pine ore slighly taller and Chris pine have great posture so he cant really be shorter than 185 still. In the 90s he lokked a Little over this height Peak height was possible 186
James B said on 15/Apr/16
6'1 seems right to me
Palmer said on 13/Apr/16
Check out the movie Silverado he's a shorty. Much shorter than Kevin Kline. No way he is 6'1". He wasn't wearing lifts then.
Johno said on 8/Apr/16
On the Graham Norton Show, he appeared to have 3.5-4 inches on Graham.
Johno said on 8/Apr/16
While i can believe 6'1 for the young Costner, nowadays with his age and poor posture and all, he does not seem to be much past 6'0 at all.

6'0, 6'0.25
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 7/Apr/16
I wouldn't bring him down just yet. He still looks about this mark in Black & White and 3 Days To Kill.
S.J.H said on 2/Apr/16
Bill murray was still taller than kevin costner and they both listed the same height by rob. Some updating might need to apply here ;(

Murray 6'1
Costner 6'0.5-6'0.75
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 1/Apr/16
He could look close to 6ft2 in Tin Cup.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 29/Mar/16
Possibly 6ft2 out of bed peak...
berta said on 22/Mar/16
looked 187 in dancing with Wolfes and the Movie with connneryand fields of driems. But was skinny so lets say 185,5-186. Now he looks shorter - 184,5-185
Elly m said on 19/Mar/16
Looks really tall in Field Of Dreams,but this is confusing , people who have met him saying they are 6' and he was either shorter or taller than them.Either people have no idea how tall they really are or Costner shrinks and grows at an alarming rate or wears 5 inch lifts sometimes
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 18/Mar/16
That's one picture. He looks taller than Cavill in the movie and in other picture at the premiere. He's most likely 184/185cm today. But a very decent 6ft1 guy in his prime.
Arch Stanton said on 13/Mar/16
Rob are you sure on 6 ft 1 today. Look at him with Cavill there!!

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OK, he's a bit further back and posture not great but he doesn't look 6'1" there!!
Editor Rob: there's a decent chance he could be 184 now
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 11/Mar/16
More likely he'll get 6ft0 w/h 6ft1 peak.
S.J.H said on 5/Mar/16
Rob, perhaps it's time for costner down at 6'0.75?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 1/Mar/16
He looked a good 4in or so taller than Michael Keaton in Night Shift (he's only in it for a few seconds). 186-187cm is arguable in Field Of Dreams also
Borats chicken said on 28/Feb/16
rob, do you think he could reach 187 in his 20s?
Editor Rob: I wouldn't guess him that high.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 26/Feb/16
He might have scraped 188cm out of bed in his prime
berta said on 26/Feb/16
peak height semmed like 186 and now he is weak 185. The dude is 60 years with kind of weak bones so 1 cm loss istn that strange
Jesse Stone said on 22/Feb/16
I'm Costners BIGGEST fan and that will stay that way forever. But nevertheless I have to Jack Ryan there is not a single scene where he looked taller than Chris Pine (who claimed himfelf to be 6'0....anyhow listed here as 6'0.5). And even at the premiere always looks a tad under Pine:

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For me, Costner was an easy 6'1 in his prime. But it's no shame to loose height at over 60!! I mean he's still looking amazing and a few cm's more or less won't make him less likable.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Feb/16
He might fall into that 184.5-185cm after a long day but can still maintains 6ft1 for a good portion of the day
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 19/Feb/16
Rob, which morning-evening range is most likely for Costner at peak?

A) 188cm/186cm
B) 187.5cm/185.5cm
C) 187cm/185cm
D) 186.5cm/184.5cm
Editor Rob: I'd say B range, with chance of slightly above/below that
Niggurd said on 17/Feb/16
It's funny how the numbers of Kevin's height and age match each other (6'1 and 61!) Anyway, I think he was a strong 6'1 at his peak and now he's shrunk down to a weak 6'1. (6'1.25 peak, 6'0.75 now probably) What do you think Rob?
Editor Rob: at his age a small fraction is quite believable to have lost. You do well getting to 60 with a 1/8th or 1/4 loss.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/Feb/16
Rob, could that mean that Quinn might have peaked at 6ft2?
Editor Rob: he could look between 6ft 1 and 2 at times
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 8/Feb/16
Ok, Anthony Quinn looks a clear 1in taller than Costner here. In fact he gives a taller impression beside Kevin than Connery did in The Untouchables.

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Rob, is it possible that Quinn in his mid-70's didn't lose much height?
Editor Rob: yeah he can still look 6ft 1 range with Costner!
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Jan/16
Rob, what are the chances of him measuring 6ft flat today?
Editor Rob: they are increasing each year, but I would say he still clears that comfortably if measured.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 8/Jan/16
"Peak height was 6ft 1⅛in (185.73cm)"
"Kevin Costner's height is 6ft 0⅝in (184.55cm)"
guest said on 1/Jan/16
5'4 to 6'1.... them genetics wow
Dmeyer said on 30/Dec/15
Rob do you agree h is the kind of guy who measured 185,5cm range like very solid 6'1 at kow with chance of 6'1 1/8in in the afternoon
Editor Rob: he may well have been that zone.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Oct/15
He could look 6ft1 in Bull Durham and Field of Dreams...
Dmax said on 20/Oct/15
Rob you should do a page about late growth spurts
Chuckie Cheese 2 said on 12/Oct/15
Pillow-Pig: 5'8" to 5'10" seems impossible. How many 5'9 guys wear a 34 inseam as Costner does? I'm a legit 6 ft and wear 32 inseam, if I wear 34s they drag an inch or so. Costner has the legs of a 6'1 - 6'2" guy, period.
Chuckie Cheese 2 said on 11/Oct/15
Rob, I'd even argue 6 ft 1-1/2 inches prime (187 cm). Great actor. His pants are 34" x 34", chest 40-42", sleeve 34", neck 16", shoe 10-1/2 to 11 U.S., he weighed 170 pounds in the 90's, probably 180 today. (Source: Premier props, Prop archives, NYTimes 11/21/93). A 34" inseam is industry standard for "tall guys" in the 6 to 6 ft 3 range.
S.J.H said on 24/Sep/15
The real different between denise leary and costner was like 1cm. Leary himself claim 6'1.5 but looking more like flat 6'1 and costner could look 184-185cm range. He maybe drop a fraction below 185cm
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/Sep/15
Watching The Untouchables again, Costner looks at times identical to Connery.
Ian C said on 3/Sep/15
That's a fascinating story Costner tells about his late growth spurt. That would be so atypical that I'm inclined to suspect that the story isn't true. But let's suppose that it is. Guy was Robert Blake and then became Errol Flynn. Cool.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 5/Aug/15
Dips a little below 185cm in the evening today.
Chuckie Cheese 2 said on 29/Jul/15
full 6 feet today, easily 6 ft 1 in his prime. He never looked shorter than advertized.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 12/Jul/15
C'mon guys you're better than that...5ft10 is ridiculous nevermind 5ft8!
Strong possibility that he's a fraction under 6ft1 today though.
Mike said on 1/Jul/15
Probably closer to 184 now.
gian92 said on 26/Jun/15
pillow pig is impossible because in a film near Ashton Kuchter he seems a legit 6'1 .

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Tom said on 25/Jun/15
Rob, how come with 5'10 Gal Gadot (pictures posted below by @someguy) he looks 6ft max?
[Editor Rob: at times Kevin can look 6ft 0.5 recently.]
Jesse Stone said on 25/Jun/15
@Pillow-pig: Is this really true? Really strange cause Costner never looked really 6'1 to me anyway. But never seemed to be in elevator shoes either... He loves Cowboy boots - that's for sure! The pictures with both bare feet Costner and Gal Gadot made me think.

But whatever height he is, he will always be my Idol and my very favourite actor!!
Pillow-pig said on 25/Jun/15
A friend & I were standing in a restaurant/bar in SoCal last week when Costner & friends came in for dinner. He was no further than five feet from us both on his way in and going out. My friend is a legit 6'1" and I am 6'3" (bare feet). I asked my buddy later how tall he thought Costner was. He said, 5-8, maybe 5-9. I replied, maybe 5-10 AT MOST. Any 6-1 claim is sheer Hollywood fantasy. No wonder he looks the same height as Gal Gadot. He is.
Jesse Stone said on 18/Jun/15
Rob, as mentioned before, pics with Gal Gadot do really seem mysterious to me. I mean she is described as 5'10 and there should be a 3 inch difference when he's barefoot and she in very flat. But they seem SIMILAR. Even bad camera angles can't conceal 3 inches. What do you honestly think?

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Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/May/15
Rob, who automatically comes to mind when you think of legit 6ft1 men?
[Editor Rob: I'd have put Costner in that zone, maybe not quite solid 6ft 1 anymore though, he is 60's and could have lost a little.
I just thought for a moment and Obama, Martin Csokas, Blake Harrison popped up.]
Dmax said on 19/May/15
@Rob This dude's growth case is similar to Dennis Rodman they both grew a ALOT at such late stage and as you had said Rob that Dennis Rodman probably did some physical activity that shocked his system to have huge surge of GH. This is understandable in Rodman's case since he is an athlete and all but Kevin Costner doesn't seem like the type that exercise regularly or so which I find strange.
[Editor Rob: maybe he just had the genetics for late big spurt, but sometimes doing more exercise could help get the hormones produced faster/better?]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 14/May/15
Dmeyer, that's The Untouchables which was 1987.
But I agree that he could very well have been 186cm range
SomeGuy said on 12/May/15
Kevin Costner and Gal Gadot:
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What do you think Rob? Has Costner finally hit 184 cm?
[Editor Rob: he could be near that mark soon, I think even in that Jack Ryan movie I don't think he looked much different than Pine.]
Dmeyer said on 12/May/15
Click Here , 186cm is possible as he looked solid 6'1 10 years back
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 12/May/15
In The Untouchables

Kevin Costner - 6ft1(186cm)
Sean Connery - 6ft2(188cm)
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 7/May/15
He edged out Chris Pine and Henry Cavill.
ednerd said on 1/May/15
I remember seeing him as an extra in night shift (frat party scene) he dwarfed Michael Keeton. I didn't know he was in the movie till I saw the credits. I'd say he's definitely 6'1"
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 9/Mar/15
Rob, is 184cm possible today?
[Editor Rob: sooner or later he will be that mark.]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 7/Mar/15
Connery was still 188cm in the late 80's to mid 90's, down maybe a centimetre from his peak
Judd said on 3/Mar/15
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 2/Mar/15
Costner definitely looked nearer in height to Connery than Ford...but remember Ford is more than 10 years older than Costner and by the late 80's he may have already lost a bit. Ford looked near 2in shorter than Connery while Costner was for the most part less than 1in shorter, sometimes about the same.

Actually i think in the last crusade, Ford didn't look 2 full inches shorter than Connery...From what i remember he looked likelier 1-1,5" shorter, but no more...however as i said on Connery's page, i guess in 1989 Connery was a little under 6'2" 6'1.5" (is what he did look next to Kevin Kline in 1988).
Perhaps Connery was 6'1.5" in 1989 and Ford close to 6'.
CDS said on 3/Mar/15
I noticed too in "The Untouchables" that Connery seemed to be sorta hunched over for a lot of the movie. Certainly both actors dwarfed the other two "Untouchables", Charlie Martin Smith & Andy Garcia. LOL
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 2/Mar/15
Costner definitely looked nearer in height to Connery than Ford...but remember Ford is more than 10 years older than Costner and by the late 80's he may have already lost a bit. Ford looked near 2in shorter than Connery while Costner was for the most part less than 1in shorter, sometimes about the same.
Judd said on 2/Mar/15
CDS says on 27/Feb/15
In their prime (obv. Costner would edge out Ford now), Rob, who would you say is taller- Harrison Ford or Kevin Costner? I always put these two at about exactly the same height in the past, since they had worked with a lot of the same actors, like 6'1.5-6'2" Sean Connery for instance. Both looked to be just about an inch under him (Costner in "The Untouchables" & Ford in "IJ & the Last Crusade").
[Editor Rob: would have said Costner in a stadiometer shakedown might have edged Ford.]

I agree with rob. I actually have several doubt regarding Ford at 6'1", while i don't have any doubt about Costner at 6'1"....
Ford was likelier 6'0.5"
CDS said on 2/Mar/15
I might go as far as to say he's a solid 6'0.75" barefeet, end of day height (maybe Harrison Ford at his peak was more 6'0.25"-0.5"-??). The only reason I say this is because I envision a good strong 6'1"-barefooter someone like Pierce Brosnan or Daniel Day-Lewis- someone who would claim 6'2" as their official height at some point in their careers-something Kevin has never done. He has always said either 6' or 6'1". I guess I was thinking more of the height in shoes; although he would still be closer to 6'2" in shoes than 6'1". And if Connery's peak height was 6'1.5" (his James Bond measurement), that would make Kevin about 3/4" under him (in "The Untouchables"), which sounds perfect.
CDS said on 27/Feb/15
In their prime (obv. Costner would edge out Ford now), Rob, who would you say is taller- Harrison Ford or Kevin Costner? I always put these two at about exactly the same height in the past, since they had worked with a lot of the same actors, like 6'1.5-6'2" Sean Connery for instance. Both looked to be just about an inch under him (Costner in "The Untouchables" & Ford in "IJ & the Last Crusade").
[Editor Rob: would have said Costner in a stadiometer shakedown might have edged Ford.]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Feb/15
He edged out Pine
CDS said on 23/Feb/15
I would say Costner has always been a legit 6'1"- has always held his own with guys who were 6'2" even- like Sean Connery in "The Untouchables" and more recently with William Hurt in "Mr. Brooks". I will say though I just saw "Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit", and 6'1" Chris Pine edged him out ever so barely- not more than 1/2 inch, so maybe with age, the 60-yr old has dipped to right below 6'1"-??- but barely.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Feb/15
200lbs today.

Rob, do you think he's still 6ft1 or are you convinced he's dipped under it?
the shredder said on 17/Feb/15
Rob , what do you give his weigh nowadays?
[Editor Rob: could be 190 range]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Feb/15
"Peak height was 6ft 1in (186cm)"

Possibly down to 6ft0 now but no less.
Judd said on 4/Feb/15
Dmeyer, I think he is one of those few actors on which I would be willing to bet that are legit 6'1"...
maybe today he's a small fraction under 6'1" (likely 6'0.75") but in his first movies he was for sure a strong 6'1".

dmeyer, you have any idea about the height of the actor Tomas Arana? In the bodyguard (1992) he had a role but there're few scenes where he stays next to Kevin Costner and Whitney Houston. He pass for a 6'0.5" and i think it can be reliable. What do you think?

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Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 3/Feb/15
Interesting photos, Dmeyer. Costner actually looks 186-187cm with Pine (who isn't under 6ft0). But then in Draft Day he really struggles with 6ft1 beside Tom Welling (who Rob still insists isn't quite 6ft3).
Dmeyer said on 3/Feb/15
Click Here , Click Here , for those who say pine is over 6'0.5 or costner struglle to look 6'1 ,
Dmeyer said on 3/Feb/15
Rob do you agree legitimate 6'1 Guy are almost 186cm since since 185.42cm wish is not vn 1mm closer to 185 than 186cm , also any Guy who measured 6'1-1.1in Will just claim 6'1 basicaly 6'1 is a 185.5cm wish is 4cm taller than a Guy Like me who is 181.5cm
[Editor Rob: well 185.4-5 is legit 6ft 1, 186 I think is better saying strong or 1.25er.]
S.J.H said on 1/Feb/15
Kevin costner should be downgrade now. He was 60years old and look alot like a 184.5cm guy who struggling to hit 6'1
LadyC said on 22/Jan/15
i agree for the 6ft1 just look at him besides tim robbins
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 14/Jan/15
Judd, in the 80's and early 90's he could pass for 6ft2 at times. He's probably close to it out of bed. Still looks a legit 6ft1 today
Judd said on 30/Dec/14
Kevin Costner is the favourite actor of my mum. She believes he's something like 6'3"...
He's for sure shorter but actually I believed for years he was between 6'1.5" and 6'2"...
6'1" in his first movies for sure...he's a legit 6'1 he's very close in height to Henry Cavill (6'0.5"). Maybe 6'0.5-0.75" today?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 26/Dec/14
Looked 187-188cm in No Mercy
Lonestar said on 15/Dec/14
I think his more like 6'0.5 now. Maybe a fraction more.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 9/Dec/14
He's still gotta be around the 6ft1 mark today. He's edged out both Henry Cavill and Chris Pine. What more evidence do you need to suggest otherwise unless of course those guys are shorter than what they're listed.

Rob any chance of giving him 186cm peak?
[Editor Rob: 6ft 1 I think is fine for him]
Mike said on 7/Dec/14
Legit 6ft 1/185-186. Rob can you add a photo of him and more awesome movies like Field of Dreams, Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, Tin Cup, Mr. Brooks, A Perfect World and Man of Steel? One of the best actors along with Anthony Hopkins and Denzel Washington.
jamie179cm said on 3/Dec/14
rob is spot on he looks a legit 6ft1 guy to me
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 3/Dec/14
He actually looked about 6ft2 with Tim Robbins in Bull Durham.
The Master said on 29/Nov/14
In Silverado, he looks 6', a few inches less than Glover and Goldblum.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 28/Nov/14
It's a pretty ambiguous description of someone. "around 6 foot", "6ft-er" can apply to someone whose up to 3in over that mark. Likewise, "6 and half foot" isn't the same as someone whose in over 6ft. It's someone/something that's right between 6ft and 7ft (6ft5-6ft7). But people commonly get that one wrong
Arch Stanton said on 27/Nov/14
Uose says on 17/Oct/13
Does anyone remember Waterworld? He's the main actor there, and someone asks him his height, he answers "around 6 foot". By that I used to think he must be 5' 11'' ish. Any definite proof/evidence for anything over 6' Rob?
[Editor Rob: I think he can look more than 6 foot in a lot of films over the years]

Well he's described as 6 ft 1 in A Perfect World and always looked it to me.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 24/Nov/14
Affleck is him having more than 1in on Costner makes perfect sense
Dejavu said on 18/Nov/14
Ben Affleck had more than an inch on Kevin Costner
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 15/Nov/14
He could be 185cm flat, which technically is 6ft0.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Sep/14
He still looks this...
Rey said on 14/Sep/14
Tom Welling appeared to be almost 1-2 inches taller in Draft Day, than Costner.
James B said on 21/Aug/14
Dunno why but I always imagine this guy as shorter than 6'1
bodwaya said on 29/Jul/14
his new film bLack and white is permering in tiff which it has some oscar potential if he gets a nod it will be his 2nd comeback after man of steel
Dmeyer said on 28/Jul/14
A big 185cm Guy in person nearer 186cm than 184cm now could be 184.5-5cm
Bogie said on 19/Jul/14
He didn't strike me as tall in Bull Durham next to Sarandon, 6'1 to me isn't legit tall 6'2 1/2 like Affleck is the start of legit tall imo
Dmeyer said on 6/Jul/14
I think he is Still near 185cm Like 6'0 5/8 or 6 ft 0.75in
grizz said on 5/Jul/14
Still a legit 6ft1 guy, especially next to 6ft0.5in Cavill. He has the same build as my dad-easily 186cm in his youth, while now in his 50's he's more like 185-185.5 cm.
Ron said on 11/Jun/14
Really late bloomer, but it seems that all the late bloomers become the taller ones usually lol, Legit 6 ft 1 man.
mike said on 5/Jun/14
Rob, are you gonna downgrade him to 6ft 0.5 and give him 6ft 1 peak?
[Editor Rob: he may have lost a small fraction, maybe I'll wait till he really looks no more than 184]
PLB said on 2/Jun/14
There is a psychological theory that boys who grow to their full height only later in adolescence are not as confident as those who have their growth spurt earlier. So if Costner had been short (5'4") as a teen and only grew tall later on, that might mean something. I would guess that Connery was taller at a younger age than Costner.

I was only 5'8" in Junior High but I grew 5" in one year. I was so damn clumsy that year I could barely stand up. If I stood up too quickly I would get dizzy. I blacked out once and knocked out a front tooth. I woke up spitting blood and tooth fragments. It took years before I was more or less normal again.

I dated a woman whose kid was 6'5". He was much bigger than me He was about 350 lbs. He also had year in which he went from being a runt to being a giant. She told me that that year he has cried a lot because it hurt so much.

I'm certainly glad I grew but it can be an uncomfortable process for late bloomers.

Pat Boyle(6'4")
bodwaya said on 12/May/14
his part was decent size in man of steel cause so far draft day jack ryan and three days to kill flopped but superman made alot of money so i was hoping it would count as a hit for him
spainmen said on 19/Apr/14
Rob what do you think on this it was supposedly said by Costner on an interview:
"The fact that I was 5ft 2 as a sophomore didn't help. I'm 6ft 1 now but still relate to those feelings. I didn't date in high school and didn't get my growth until college. I never got over being short."
[Editor Rob: yes that kind of quote has been around for a while]
James B said on 15/Apr/14
Never struck me as looking taller than 6'1 if anything looked under 185cm.
sss said on 7/Apr/14
186 prime, 184 today, still taller than Cavill.
Andy Clifford said on 3/Apr/14
Costner is six foot.
dmeyer said on 13/Feb/14
To me He looks taller than pine
Sam said on 6/Feb/14
Yeah, I was a fan of both Costner and Ford when I was a kid and always imagined them around the same size but I do think now that Costner would have edged out Ford by a couple cm both in 80s and maybe a full 3 cm today.
Chuckie Cheese 2 said on 5/Feb/14
This guy is a full 6'1. In 1993 he was interviewed by the NY Times, and they listed him at "6 feet 1 inches tall, 170 pounds". This seems rather slim, but the clothing he wore in Dances with wolves 1990, the untouchables 1987, show us a man 170 - 180 lbs, basically Harrison Ford sized, but slightly taller.

His overcoat was a size 40L (40 inch chest, -- Long) in Untouchables, and his uniform in Dances with wolves was a 16" neck, and 42 chest. Sleeves 34" , and size 11 shoe. The industry standard for a 40 L overcoat/ suit is for a man from 6 ft to 6 ft 3, also called Medium tall/ or Medium Long. So this also illustrates the man is a solid 6 footer. You can find all these stats in proparchives and other websites that auction off Movie props. They are good independent ways to use volumetric estimates of body mass, and height to within 10 or 20 lbs, and approx. an inch of stature.
Lorne said on 2/Feb/14
Well if Costner really is 184-185, what does that mean for Cavill, who is shorter despite better posture?
bodwaya said on 2/Feb/14
rob u forget upside of anger
dmeyer said on 25/Jan/14
i agree today nearer 6 ft 0.5-0.75 in 10 yrs back defenetly 6 ft 1-1.2
Balrog said on 24/Jan/14
Dmeyer, maybe 10 year ago full 6'1'' for Costner is ok but recently he seemed same height as Chris Pine. Maybe now 184cm is a possibility? He is almost 60..
berta said on 24/Jan/14
i think he is and was 186
DMEYER said on 22/Jan/14
at low i am 5 ft 11.25-11.5 he seemed close to 2 in taller defenetly not under 6 ft 1 10 years ago it wouldnt shock me if he was measured at peak 6 ft 1 1/8 185.5-6cm , 1cm mistake is possible so about 4cm taller 181.5 plus 4 cm thats 185.5/6ft1
thebad7 said on 20/Jan/14
Like Clint Eastwood, lots of people want to believe this guy is short--he isn't. He's a textbook example of 6'1". In 1987's THE UNTOUCHABLES, when his Elliott Ness meets Sean Connery's CPD Officer Jim Malone on the bridge, the men stand face-to-face with similar footwear. Connery is about 1" taller, and I've always believed Connery to be 6'2" as he stacks up this way against 6' and 6'1" actors. Likewise, in 2007's MR. BROOKS, Costner looks almost identical to William Hurt--with 6'2" Hurt having a slight but noticeable advantage.

One note about him that someone else pointed out: he's always seemed to be very honest and without care regarding his height. I've seen him claim both 6' and 6'1" in interviews--he's not like 6'2" Ben Affleck, who claims 6'3 1/2" or 6'4". Confident guy, wonderful screen presence, awesome director--2003's OPEN RANGE is his best work as a director and actor. It's nice to see that's he reinvented himself as a kind of character actor--he looks to be really good in the upcoming JACK RYAN film with Chris Pine.

One other note: the man looks great at 58 years old, and he doesn't look like he's lost any height. 6'1" in his prime for sure.

Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Dec/13
I wouldn't argue anywhere below 6ft1/185cm for Costner's peak after watching Bull Durham, The Untouchables and Field of Dreams. Looks pretty close to 6ft2 with Tim Robbins who might've been a full 6ft5.
Lenad is sexy said on 13/Dec/13
185-186cm prime.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 8/Dec/13
Rob, have you watched Man of Steel?

I think Henry Cavill could be just 6ft on the nose
[Editor Rob: I think he's got to be above 6ft flat - he has scenes in The Tudors with Callum Blue and isn't really much different!]
Lenad is sexy said on 8/Dec/13
Rob do you think 186cm could be closer to the truth for his prime? I sure do
[Editor Rob: you can't rule a fraction above or below a mark out, it is possible he was a guy who could be mid-day a fraction above 6ft 1.]
Edlt2882 said on 4/Dec/13
I actually walked past Kevin Costner (not realizing in that moment that it was him) at Cal State Fullerton of all places. I remember thinking that he was far taller than me (I stand 5'7"), and would have placed him at 6'3". But he was wearing boots, which may have given him a 2 inch boost, so 6'1" sounds right. I wouldn't go lower.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 29/Nov/13
Rob, did Costner also claim to be 6ft2 aswell?

I seem to remember saying it a few years ago that he mentioned it on some talk show.
[Editor Rob: I've never heard him say that mark, 6ft and 6ft 1 usually. ]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 16/Nov/13
Most of his post-Millenium stuff is forgettable, with the exception of Mr. Brooks and The Guardian.
bodwaya said on 5/Nov/13
Rob would u say the box office success of man of steel means his career is.back on track
[Editor Rob: that movie and being in upcoming Jack Ryan film is certainly much better quality than some of the stuff he's done in previous 10 years, although I did like Mr Brooks.]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 1/Nov/13
187-187.5cm out of bed, 185-185.5cm evening
Dejavu said on 21/Oct/13
186 prime definitely
Uose said on 17/Oct/13
Does anyone remember Waterworld? He's the main actor there, and someone asks him his height, he answers "around 6 foot". By that I used to think he must be 5' 11'' ish. Any definite proof/evidence for anything over 6' Rob?
[Editor Rob: I think he can look more than 6 foot in a lot of films over the years]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 2/Oct/13
He looks 6ft1-2 in a lot of his movies.
Lorne said on 22/Sep/13
Not under 6ft1, even at 58 he must be 185. Demeter said he flirted with 186cm in person, he was just3, max 3.5in under 184.5-195cm Tim Robbins, 4-5cm taller than 182cm Ray Liotta. I think 186cm isn't impossible, certainly a guy who never measured less than 185.5, today still a full 185, at worst a few mm under if Cavill is nearer 183. What is strange is Rob says 100% that Costner wasn't more than a full 6ft1, yet he is clearly and comfortably taller than the supposedly 184cm Henry Cavill at age 58. And Cavill has that impeccable Brad Pitt type posture. Personally, I say 6ft0.25 is much better for Cavill, unless Costner was minimum 185.5 and justhasn't lost any height whatsoever.
jimeagon said on 10/Sep/13
I'm 6foot 3 and I have met him. I was in flat dress shoes and he was in boots. When I spoke with him we where eye to eye.
James Crowley Maximus Meridius said on 6/Sep/13
Rob Kevin Costner was only 5ft 2in in highschool he was about 17 and he grew too 11 inches too 6ft 1in that was one big growth spurt he was a late bloomer late bloomers are often very short or even extremely short and end up tall or even very tall late bloomers often end up taller they have late growth spurts like in highschool or college.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 12/Aug/13
Dmeyer, when did you meet Costner?
dmeyer said on 10/Aug/13
when i met him he was flirting with 186cm no less than strong 6 ft 1 a kind of guy who didnt dip under the 185.3-185.5cm mark today might be 184.5-185cm
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 8/Aug/13
And he still edged out Henry Cavill
avi said on 6/Aug/13
Robbins looks 6'5 or more on screen. But he may be 6'4.5 or even 6'4. Costner looked 3-3.5 shorter I think you may have a point he could be a strong 6'1 but camera angles may favor Costner. Its so hard to say. 6'1 is fair
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 3/Aug/13
Rob would not agree but...

"Peak height was 6ft 1.25in (186cm)"

Looked 186-187cm in the 80s and 90s. Only 3in shorter than Tim Robbins (possibly 6ft5 peak) in Bull Durham and about 2in taller than Ray Liotta (possibly 6ft peak) in Field of Dreams. So, really he pulled off 6ft2 opposite those guys.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Jul/13
Larc, most people here agree that Reynolds is 6ft2 or therebouts.
Cooper I personally think is 6ft1.

I'm just saying that Costner can appear close to 6ft2. Doesn't mean he is. Probably was always in the 6ft1 range. He was 2in taller than Ray Liotta in Field of Dreams.
Larc 74in said on 29/Jul/13
No way in hell Bradley Cooper is 6'1....just look at him with Ryan Reynolds, he's more than one inch shorter than him, and Reynolds isn't 188, but more likely 186-187 in truth. So either 183 or 184 are more than enough for Cooper.

And Costner always looked just about a full 6'1, no more.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 29/Jul/13
186-187cm morning?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 29/Jul/13
He looked near 6ft2 in Field of Dreams next to Ray Liotta
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 28/Jul/13
Rob, is there a chance Costner might've been 186-187cm range in the 80s/90s?
[Editor Rob: I don't think so, just a 6ft 1 guy]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 27/Jul/13
Watching Limitless and Silver Linings Playbook, Cooper reminded me of Costner.
Fair hair, piercing blue eyes and similiar height.

Both look 6ft1
Arch Stanton said on 26/Jul/13
Ms Wine says on 26/Jan/13
Bradley Cooper reminds me of Ralph Fiennes they both have piercing blue eyes deep set and the same build. Much more of a likeness than K Cosner

Actually I'm in the middle of watching Dances with Wolves and in the film he reminds me of Bradley Cooper a lot. Costner is a better looking guy than Ralph Fiennes. Looks 6'1" in my opinion.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 15/Jul/13
Maybe 186cm peak and 184-185cm today, Rob?
Silent d said on 3/Jul/13
6 foot 1 and humble.
Len said on 29/Jun/13
Looks 6'0" to 6'1" in pretty much everything he's done.
bodwaya said on 18/Jun/13
can someone talk about his man of steel role and how it ends his reign of flops
jtm said on 17/Jun/13
probably 6'0.5 nowadays.
bodwaya said on 17/Jun/13
I saw man of steel it was good . Costners part was bigger then i thought . Looks like it ends his streak of box office poison
Terry said on 15/Jun/13
I think you got his height spot on.
Dejavu said on 14/Jun/13
Nowadays could be a bit lower. He looked 1.5-2 inches under Ben Affleck
bodwaya said on 11/Jun/13
anyone know how big is his part in man o steel i want to know if its an offical comeback
Peterx said on 26/May/13
I'm 6'1 and stood back to back with Costner at a Hollywood watering hole. We're precisely the same height.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 2/Mar/13
"Kevin Costner height: 6ft 1.25in (186cm)"
Not much shorter than Ashton Kutcher in The Guardian
Silent d said on 13/Feb/13
6 foot 1.
Ms Wine said on 26/Jan/13
Bradley Cooper reminds me of Ralph Fiennes they both have piercing blue eyes deep set and the same build. Much more of a likeness than K Cosner.
coolerking said on 16/Jan/13
I worked on Fandango for a couple of weeks and so was up close to Kevin many times. I'm a little over 5'10" and Kevin was taller than me, but not by much. I would peg him at a solid 6'. I have a relative who is 6'1" and he is definitely taller than Costner. Just watched Untouchables and I would guess he is wearing something to give him another inch.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 18/Dec/12
This guy reminds me of a much older Bradley Cooper and not just because they're the same height. Tall and slim with blue eyes and fair hair.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 17/Dec/12
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Dmeyer said on 3/Nov/12
Legit 6'1 in person
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 28/Oct/12
Didnt look much shorter than Ashton Kutcher and Clancy Brown in The Guardian. Both 189-190cm
bodwaya said on 10/Oct/12
HE might look short cuase alot of the actors he acts with are taller than him.morgna freeman affleck connery.but if you notice he was equal height wit 6 foot 1 alan rickman
jfm said on 9/Oct/12
I met kevin Costner in Aspen, Clorodo back in 1997. He looks to be about 6'1" tall. I'm 6'3" and Kevin was about 2 inches shorther than me. Nice guy.
Dmeyer said on 9/Oct/12
In person looked about 186cm
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 27/Sep/12
Silent D, Brosnan is listed at 186cm and is at least that tall so it's hardly a condradiction.
Silent d said on 27/Sep/12
Rob how can you say pierce brosnan would be taller if he is only 184cm? That is a contradiction to the listing. Costner is a solid 6 foot 1.
bodwaya said on 11/Sep/12
lol u r implying that costner is shorter 5 foot 11. lol kidding me right. rumour has it he was eye level wit 6 foot 1 richard jenkins . Second of all he was inch shorter 6 foot 2 affleck in company men. he has an inch on 6 foot ray liota. lastly hes barley shorter then 6 foot 2 connery.he is honest about his height. judging from pics he is the only actor i know that dosent wear lifts
icu said on 11/Sep/12
Have any of U seen the movie Silverado - Costner is shorter than Scott Glenn rated at 5"11 1/2" and a lot shorter than Kevin Kline who's rated at 6'1" ?
icu said on 11/Sep/12
Any of U ever see Silverado - he's shorter than Scott Glenn rated at 5'11 1/2" ?
And a whole lot shorter than Kevin Kline at 6'1" !
bodwaya said on 11/Sep/12
in rumour has it he is only shorter then 6 foot 3 christopher macdonald by 2 inches
Shaun said on 9/Sep/12
Saw him in a film last night and thought he looked similar range to Harrison Ford (at his peak), I'd have guessed 6'0.5"-6'1.
Maximus Meridius said on 1/Sep/12
Rob would you say he is a late bloomer he was 5ft 2in at 17 and grown 11 inches nearly a foot too 6ft 1in he had a late growth spurt is it common for boys in high school and college too have late growth spurts and grow 11 inches maybe even a foot.
[Editor Rob: a very late large spurt must be an interesting growth, you go from being a short guy to a tallish guy in a couple of years...]
Willy said on 1/Sep/12
Most legitimate 6'1'' I've ever seen on a 6'1'' claiming movie star. People like Keanu, Bruce, and Denzel should take note.
bodwaya said on 13/Aug/12
he is also an inch taller 6 foot quaid so 6 foot 1
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 12/Aug/12
That's what I was thinking
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 10/Aug/12
Rob, who in your opinion would be taller ,
Pierce Brosnan or Kevin Costner?
[Editor Rob: Pierce by a fraction]
bodwaya said on 14/Jun/12
in a picture with him and kyle mchlan so no more then an inch on 6 foot kyle. So he is one of the few people honest about his height
Silent d said on 6/Feb/12
steven said on 11/Jan/12
he can't make up his mind on 6'0 and 6'1. i"ll say 6'0 is possible than 6'1. if 6'1 there would only put this range morning before 9am. he look a real solid 6'0 than many 6'1 claim actor who apear 5'10-5'11.75 range.
dmeyer said on 6/Dec/11
jake i met costner and he looked near 186cm in his 50s so defenetly could have been that peak height
dmeyer said on 6/Dec/11
in person 8 years ago was a genuine tall men at about 6 ft 1 185-186cm
maio said on 5/Dec/11
Kevin Costner was 6 ft 1 in/185 cm (PEAK) and nowadays is 6 ft 0.5 in/184 cm.
jake, 1.82 m- 1.83 m said on 4/Dec/11
6ft 1.25 (1.86 m) peak is very possible.
Silent d said on 20/Nov/11
185cm. Never doubted his height. Doesn't he have like 5 kids? What a guy and he is still going. One of the great actors. He has been a little quiet for a few years now.
Lucoso said on 19/Oct/11
184 for costner out a bed
LAN Jiao said on 19/Oct/11
Costner minimum fraction over 6'0. Theres reason why he claim 6'1 n 6'0. Strong 6'0.
carnegie said on 8/Oct/11
6ft barefoot solid 6ft 1 may be hes a solid 6 this days
James said on 3/Oct/11
weak 6'1 1/2
Mr. Tempus said on 2/Oct/11
if he said 6'0 he is 6'0, i believe that.
James said on 26/Sep/11
I think he looked more 6'1 than 6'2 in Mr Brooks. Overall he is for sure closer too 6'1 than the 6'2 mark.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 23/Sep/11
A really solid 6"1 guy like 185cm-186cm.
Definitely looks near 6"2 in Robin Hood, Mr. Brooks and The Untouchables.
Perhaps 188cm out of bed?
James said on 22/Sep/11
looked close too 6'2 as well next too tim robbins in bull durham
the shredder said on 21/Sep/11
Looks close to Morgan in Robin Hood and taller then Rickman !
thebad7 said on 21/Sep/11
@James: I wonder that, too. 6'1" for certain. 6'1" and some change wouldn't surprise me. I do agree with your observation: in some films he does look close to 6'2".

James said on 20/Sep/11
thebad7 do you think 185cm or 186cm for costner?
thebad7 said on 19/Sep/11
Watched THE UNTOUCHABLES recently. Once again, no mistake about it: next to 6'2" Sean Connery, Costner looks 6'1"--keep in mind both actors are wearing dress shoes with a similar heel. I never thought of Costner as physically intimidating, but whether one loves him or hates him, the man does have a great screen presence, and yes, he does look tall onscreen--not super tall, but tall. 6'1" barefoot is right for him because he does look 6'2" with shoes--looking back on THE UNTOUCHABLES, this makes sense since Sean Connery has at least an inch on him, and Connery always looked like he hit 6'3" in shoes. Keep in mind that this film was shot in '86/'87 so both actors were younger and essentially at their peak heights.

I think the case for Costner being 6'1" is bolstered by the fact that in photos I've seen, he looked about the same height as Ashton Kutcher--whom I believe to be 6'1" barefoot--with Kutcher having an edge in height. If Costner was 5'11" or a weak 6'0" barefoot, he'd be dwarfed by so many actors. He holds his own against 6'2"+ actors--Connery, William Hurt, Clint Eastwood, etc.

James said on 16/Sep/11
Bon_ says on 16/Sep/11
James, he doesn't very often strike as really tall but that's because he has a small frame, he's very thin when not overweight, not robust at all.
Bull if you look realistically, he does look like 6'1 - 6'2 guy in his prime.

i think i would lable costner as a weak 6'1 1/2 at his peak like 185-186cm. he struck me as looking stocky in the bodyguard which can make you look shorter.

these days i think he would be exactley 4 inches shorter than someone like tim robibns and when younger 3.75 inches shorter than tim. he's still standing legitly tall at 6'1 flat.
LAN Jiao said on 16/Sep/11
kevin costner only look about an inch shorter than ashton kutcher without shoe advantage in real, but weir that he look 2inch shorter than ashton in the guardian. my guess 184cm for kevin costner.
Bon_ said on 16/Sep/11
James, he doesn't very often strike as really tall but that's because he has a small frame, he's very thin when not overweight, not robust at all.
Bull if you look realistically, he does look like 6'1 - 6'2 guy in his prime.
James said on 14/Sep/11
7 years ago

Out off bed: 6'1.75 (187cm)
Early morning: 6'1.75 (187cm)
Mid morning: 6'1.5 (187cm)
Luncthtime: 6'1.5 (187cm)
Afternoon: 6'1.25 (186cm)
Evening: 6'1.25 (186cm)

I think today 185cm and peak 186cm.
Jay said on 14/Sep/11
Sometimes looked taller than 6"1"" but an old Burt Lancaster looked his height in Field of Dreams. 184cm is right for Costner, a weak 6"1"" like Harrison Ford
Dmeyer said on 14/Sep/11
At 5' 11.6 coster was near 2 in taller 7 years ago
James said on 12/Sep/11
yeah he could look 186cm with Ashton Kutcher and tim robbins.

still though coster seems like a 'weak' tall guy.
the shredder said on 4/Sep/11
Rob , do you think he could have been more like 6'1.25 ? I swear he looked less then an inch lower then Freeman ... They looked the same height in the film .
[Editor Rob: always a chance of a fraction over]
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 26/Aug/11
James, they look pretty close, I must admit
James said on 23/Aug/11
the shredder says on 21/Aug/11
James says on 20/Aug/11
LMAO so that means costner is a solid 6'4 then?

Are you kidding ? Costner is clearly shorter , GET GLASSES NOW JAMES !

What are you talking about they look both the same height the in photos. Would you not agree rampage that costner looks the same as the director?
the shredder said on 21/Aug/11
James says on 20/Aug/11
LMAO so that means costner is a solid 6'4 then?

Are you kidding ? Costner is clearly shorter , GET GLASSES NOW JAMES !
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 21/Aug/11
James says on 20/Aug/11
LMAO that means Costner is a solid 6'4 then?

Yeah maybe even 194cm on a good day, lol.
James said on 20/Aug/11
LMAO so that means costner is a solid 6'4 then?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Aug/11
The guy on the right is listed here at 6"3.5(192cm)

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James said on 18/Aug/11
he does not look under 186cm with 190cm Ashton Kutcher A lot of people do not think he is 6'1 though.
Viper said on 17/Aug/11
Never 6-1 barefoot. 6-0 barefoot and 6-1 in shoes.
Hansen said on 15/Aug/11
william hurt looks mildly shorter than costner in mr brooks.
since costner claim both 6ft n 6ft1 he might be on the middle of digit 184cm. he is a solid 6footer if you see him on any film.
thebad7 said on 15/Aug/11
His breakout film, 1984's FANDANGO, was on MoviePlex last week. Costner, much like Gerard Butler and Benicio Del Toro, has a loose posture, but when he stands with good posture, it's clear he's tall. He was 6'1" then at age 29, and from what photos I've seen recently, he looks to still be around that mark. The most recent film I've seen him was MR. BROOKS from 2007, and he looked just about an inch shorter than 6'2" William Hurt. He's always looked like a textbook 6'1" tall.

Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 15/Aug/11
In 2005 Hurt was probably still around 6ft2, James. Nowadays I agree he is most likely heading towards 6ft1.5.
James said on 12/Aug/11
Rampage Hurt might have been 187cm in Mr Brooks possibly?
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 10/Aug/11
Connery has never used lifts, Bon. He is a legit tall man, both in his prime and now.
Lenad is sexy said on 10/Aug/11
actually solid 185cm is fine
Bon_ said on 9/Aug/11
Connery uses lifts to get him over his 6' flat, if that.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 9/Aug/11
Costner looked 186-187cm range with then 6ft2(188cm) William Hurt in Mr. Brooks
James said on 7/Aug/11
Tempest says on 6/Aug/11
Untouchable is on right now. Sean Connery is over an inch taller. Not 6'1.

Well Costner could look 186cm range with 195cm Tim Robbins.
Tempest said on 6/Aug/11
Untouchable is on right now. Sean Connery is over an inch taller. Not 6'1.
James said on 28/Jul/11
Kevin Costner 6'1.25 (186cm)
Ashton Kutcher 6'2.5 (189cm)
Sean Connery 6'2.25 (189cm)
Bon_ said on 26/Jul/11
Costner 6'1.25 (186 cm)
Garcia 5'7.5 (171 cm) without his lifts
TruebloodFan said on 24/Jul/11
@mike says on 19/Jul/11

Garcia is probably 5'8. Costner is 185cm max, not min. My estimate is 6ft-6ft0.5(with 6ft0.5in being more likely). That's how he looked barefoot in 'Waterworld'.
Bon_ said on 23/Jul/11
Not really a decisive type of evidence. With Kutcher looks almost 6'2.
James said on 23/Jul/11
Costner can look 186cm though with 189-190cm Ashton Kutcher I will admit.
mike said on 20/Jul/11
Bon_, heres youre strong 6ft1 guy with 5ft9 Michael Bolton. Yes, Bolton has a better posture, but i dont see those 4inches.

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Bon_ said on 19/Jul/11
Andy Garcia is 5'8 max and wearing lifts big time.

Costner always been strong 6'1
mike said on 19/Jul/11
Click Here Costner is no more than 2 inches taller than 5ft9 Andy Garcia(leaning the head). The diffrence may be seen even on the shoulders.
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Click Here And somewhere in present. Cosner and Garcia, oldtimes buddies. Cosner is again no more than 2 inches taller than Garcia. Note: Cosner is closer to the camera.

I think he never was taller than 6ft and nowadays he is not much more than an honest 5ft11.
mike said on 19/Jul/11
Rob what is the likelyhood of Costner being 186cm?
[Editor Rob: I was flicking through a folder with photos and saw one of him and gene hackman where he's taller! I'm sure at peak he is likely to have been 187-8cm out of bed.]

Rob are you talking about this picture?
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I realy dont think its a fair shot. The angles are bad. Cosner was never taller than 6ft1 maybe a little under. Watch American Flyers were he plays with Alexandra Paul. He is not that tall beside her. I know she is 5ft10 but... he is not 3inches taller than her.
[Editor Rob: it was the other publicity still I had, this one. Yeah, the photographer could be taking it so it favours as Sean is even smaller when on the end.]
Bon_ said on 18/Jul/11
I disagree James in Bodyguard he did look an inch taller than 6' Gary Kemp
James said on 17/Jul/11
Didn't look 186cm in the Bodyguard more like a strong 6ft.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 11/Jul/11
Don't rule out 186cm for this guy
Bon_ said on 10/Jul/11
Good finding Rob. In 'No way out' he looked about half inch shorter than Hackman but was wearing thinner footwear. Hackman was 57 at the time so maybe down to 187 cm then. All in all, legit evening 6'1 BARE minimum for Costner.
James said on 6/Jul/11
He looked 184cm in the bodyguard.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 1/Jul/11
But doesn't that really make Costner more like a strong 6ft1?
John J said on 1/Jul/11
It is so sick that he grew a foot after he was 18. He must have grown to the age of 25, which is not very commen at all. But so cool for him, think about how at age 18 he must have been like "**** I'm so small and all the girls are taller than me" and now he is 6'1 and famous movie star. Well maybe he did'nt think like that but it is a good story
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 30/Jun/11
Rob what is the likelyhood of Costner being 186cm?
[Editor Rob: I was flicking through a folder with photos and saw one of him and gene hackman where he's taller! I'm sure at peak he is likely to have been 187-8cm out of bed.]
Bon_ said on 30/Jun/11
Yes, John, he sprouted a foot after the age of 18.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 29/Jun/11
In The Untouchables he looked 6ft1-6ft1.5 next to a then 6ft2(188cm) Sean Connery
John said on 29/Jun/11
So Kevin C. was like 5'2 in high school, then he grew to 6'1 after? Did he have tall parents? I always thought that most people have their hands and feet grow first, then finish up at about age 19 or 20, but Costner started all of that vertical growth after HS?
James said on 28/Jun/11
In the Untouchables looked 6'0.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 20/Jun/11
I saw Bull Durham and Costner did look near 6ft2
jpellet78 said on 17/Jun/11
Check out "Bull Durham", Costner is clearly 3-4 inches shorter than Tim Robbins, placing him at about 6'1"/6'2".
TruebloodFan said on 14/Jun/11
@Viper says on 1/Jun/11
LOL, Sean Connery aint 6-2

Costner peak height is 6-0

for Connery's height I'm not sure. but he did look strong tall in 'The Longest Day' and 'Dr. No'.

I agree about Costner. he was strong 6ft peak. a guy of his proportions can easily claim 6ft1 if he wanted and it wouldn't be doubted. on the other hand he didn't look legit 6ft1 in 'The Upside of Anger' next to Joan Allen but he was like 50 or more then already. could have been a fraction over 6ft peak, but I doubt it. he'd always say 6'1 if he was that height.

@Rampage(-_-_-)Clover says on 6/Jun/11
lol Viper's wrong all the time...

Viper's less of a downgrader than you're an upgrader Rampage.
Rampage(-_-_-)Clover said on 13/Jun/11
I think overall 185cm-186cm is a decent fit for Costner. He's always looked a solid 6ft1 and no less
Dmeyer said on 12/Jun/11
7 years ago i met him thé Guy was 185 186 cm well over six ft
James said on 11/Jun/11
Costner does not always look 6'1. in fact he can look 5'11ish even but i think with ashton kutcher he does look 186cm

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