How tall is Lucy Lawless ?

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Lucy Lawless Height is 5ft 9.5in (177 cm)

New Zealand actress best known for starring in Xena: The Warrior Princess, Spartacus and Battlestar Galactica. She admitted on the Howard Stern radio show, "I'm 5'10." although she says also she's just 5ft 9 in a 2005 interview with ZapIt: "I'm only 5-foot-9 -- I used to say 5-10, but I actually checked it, did the math, the other day. But then, I think the average man is, what, 5-feet-8, so I guess I am still a little taller"

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Comment on the Height of Lucy Lawless

Carlos said on 2/Aug/15
176.5 or .5
Albyam said on 12/May/15
She's like 5'9" - 5'10" about the same height as Lynda Carter. Both beautiful women and great actresses.

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indy said on 24/Apr/15
here is the pic with footwear:
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Lucy had flat shoes + was 'sitting in her hip', as she often does, which makes her look shorter. Linda seems to have small heels.
Andrew said on 16/Apr/15
She met 5'9 Lynda Carter recently and they were nearly the same height (footwear wasn't pictured).
David said on 3/Apr/15
Of course, "just shy of five ten" is most likely 5'9 3/4, not 5'9 1/2. I was not sure of the 5'9 1/2" belief because Lucy's legs are very long and during Xena, she usually said 5'10". It seems unlikely that she added a half inch when she gave her height during Xena. Before your post last November Indy, I was thinking of posting that we need to consider the possibility that Lucy may be 5'9 3/4", but unfortunately I never posted this. It turns out that my guess was correct.
David said on 27/Mar/15
Indy I guessed that she might be 5'9 3/4 because she said just shy of five ten and she seems just over 5'9 1/2. I was thinking of posting that here months ago, and just saw your post today that she said she is 5'9 3/4.
indy said on 26/Feb/15
Saw her again last week-end. Flat shoes. Definitely a strong 177cm.
indy said on 15/Nov/14
at a recent con she confirmed to a fan she was 5'9 3/4. As she said previously, just shy of 5'10 then.
thatguy said on 13/May/14
She looked tall in Hercules and in Xena, could have been the boots too, but I'd say she was 5'9.5 - 5'9.75, but not 5'10.
indy said on 14/Mar/14
I would not agree with a downgrade. I stood very close to her once, with same flat footwear, and 5'9.5 seems pretty much realistic to me.
Adam said on 13/Mar/14
Average height is below 5'10 you clowns.
Spike said on 13/Mar/14
She may need a downgrade. Nick Offerman looks consistently shorter than 5'10.5 Rob Lowe, even with a footwear advantage, and Lucy looks to be two inches shorter than Nick.
1.85.8 79 kg said on 22/Feb/14
1.77 is the average man
Yaspaa said on 4/Feb/14
It depends where you live, the world's average is below 5'10.
truth said on 22/Jan/14
lol average man 5ft8 nice joke anyway more like 5ft10 at least.
David said on 10/Oct/13
After comparing her height to Nick Offerman's on Parks and Recreation, who is 5'11", she looks like she is about an inch and a half shorter than him, so five nine and a half is very possible. Compared to Nick she does appear a little under five ten, as she has said before. However, I am not able to compare their shoes to get the most accurate estimate of her height.
indy said on 7/Sep/13
saw her recently. I'd say she's slightly below 1,77 m, so 5'9.5 seems like it.
J.Lee said on 8/Jun/13
Rob why did she think she was 6 foot?
[Editor Rob: the idea of a 6 foot Amazonian warrior princess was appealing to everybody, I'm sure she liked the idea at the time]
David said on 6/Mar/13
I met her in Seattle in May 2005 and she was wearing flat shoes. I am about five nine and she looked just a little taller than me. She is definitely not six feet. She is not more than five ten in my opinion and its even possible that she is just under it in fact as she said in a video in February 2011 posted on her website. She said she is "just shy of five ten."
Steven said on 8/Jan/13
Below 178
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If she removes the high heels she we`ll be below Andy`s height
Jen said on 8/Jun/12
On Lucy's official website she says that she measured herself and she was 5'9.5.... it must have been to boots making her look 6'0. Click Here
ANDREA[ITA] said on 7/Feb/12
5'11 and 6' are impossible for her... Kevin Sorbo, who looks around 6'3 with Rob, has about 5 inches on her! 5'10 seems ok...
Chris said on 12/Aug/07
In an episode of "Seinfeld", jerry's dad says she must be about 6'6" but jerry's mom then says she's not 6'6"

funny moment
Franco said on 30/Apr/07
i gotta be honest, saw her on tv many times barefooted, with shoes, with heels and with boots.

barefooted looked max 5'9 , with shoes looked 5'10, with heels looked 6'0 with boots about 5'11.

taking all this into considerations i'd say she's 1.76m
Brah said on 23/Feb/07
In this interview, she says "Between 5'10" and 5'11", depending on how tired I am."
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Glenn said on 18/Sep/06
She is 5-10.nothing less.even looking over 6ft in heels.
Xhavier said on 31/Jan/06
To anonymous, human height fluctuates throughout the day. I usually have 1/2" difference from morning to night (191.5 cm vs 190.2 cm, and I usually stand at 191.0 cm throughout most of the day). It all depends on the activities you do in the day and the pressure you put on your back and legs in particular.

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nj said on 25/Dec/05
Lucy is about 7-8 inches taller than Renee. I think Renee is 5'3" and Lucy 5'10.5"
anonymous said on 4/Dec/05
This sounds weird, but whenever I measure myself in the afternoon I am about an inch shorter than I am in the morning. Lawless could definately be 5 ft 10 then, and only appear 5 ft 9 if she shrinks a bit.
CelebHeights Editor said on 17/Aug/05
This girl is shrinking...In a recent Zap2it interview she said:

"I'm sure there are people who wouldn't want to see me because they are convinced I am 7 feet tall. I'm only 5-foot-9 -- I used to say 5-10, but I actually checked it, did the math, the other day. But then, I think the average man is, what, 5-feet-8, so I guess I am still a little taller."

Lawless has been described in many articles over the years as 6ft and 5ft 11.
CelebHeights Editor said on 25/Jun/05
Back in 97 on Regis talk show she said: "I'm, erm...just shy of six foot. I've been told I'm not allowed to tell people my real height anymore....(she whispers) Five-ten five-ten, five-ten and a half!"

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