Height Difference is Bigger Than You Think

These celebrity couples will make you look up and down and surprise you with their incredible height difference.


Love has no age, gender, colour, religion… And height. What happens when a basketballer and a 5-foot actress fall in love? Height difference happens, that’s what. Odd couples have always attracted a lot of attention and these unusual couples certainly turn heads for more reasons than one. Discover celebrity duos who share their lives despite being separated by more than a few inches. Some of these matchings are just insane.

17. Nicole Kidman and Keith Urban

Her: 5’11”

Him: 5’10”

Difference: 1 inch

Nicole might not be that much taller than Keith, but when she’s rockin’ those high heels on the red carpet, the difference becomes quite obvious.

16. Clare Grant And Seth Green

Her: 5’8″

Him: 5’4″

Difference: 4 inches

While Clare Grant is only barely above women’s average at 5’8”, Seth Green’s 5’4” makes for a large difference between the two.

15. Chris Bosh and Adrienne Williams

Her: 5 ft

Him: 6’11”

Difference: 23 inches

Chris’ height Standing at 6’11”, the Miami Heat basketball player did not see the huge gap between him and his wife Adrienne Williams, who is only 4’12” tall.

14. Christina Ricci and Owen Benjamin

Her: 5’1″

Him: 6’6″

Difference: 17 inches

Actress Christina and comedian Owen make a pretty darn cute couple, even if they are separated by 17 inches! Aready tiny, she looks even smaller next to Owen’s 6’6” frame.

13. Reese Witherspoon and Jim Toth

Her: 5’1″

Him: 6’1″

Difference: 12 inches

Reese definitely has a history of dating tall men despite her being short. Both ex-husband Ryan Phillippe and ex Jake Gyllenhaal were over 6’0, as is current husband Jim Toth.

12. Shakira and Gerard Piqué

Her: 5’2″

Him: 6’4″

Difference: 14 inches

The successful singer and the professional Spanish soccer player and the couple got together in 2010 and are parents of two.

11. Peter Dinklage and Erica Schmidt

Her: 5’6″

Him: 4’5″

Difference: 13 inches

Did you know that the “Game of Thrones” star was married with two children? Him and his rewarded theatre director wife love their privacy.

10. Kim Kardashian and Kris Humphries

Her: 5’3″

Him: 6’9″

Difference: 18 inches, which is one-quarter as many days as they were married

Yes, there was a time before Kanye. And that includes Kim dating 6’9 New Jersey Nets star Kris Humphries, who towers above her even when she’s rocking her highest heels.

9. Miley Cyrus and Liam Hemsworth

Her: 5’5″

Him: 6’3″

Difference: 10 inches

The couple remains a perfect match in the eyes of most even with that 10-inch difference.

8. Sophie Dahl and Jamie Cullum

Her: 6’0″

Him: 5’5″

Difference: 7 inches

One of the biggest height differences between a couple on this list, the 6’0” writer and model Sophie Dahl stands a good seven inches taller than husband Jamie Cullum who tops out at 5’5”. Here’s a beautiful couple that makes you want to forget the norm.

7. Helen Lasichanh and Pharrell Williams

Her: 5’11”

Him: 5’9″

Difference: 2 inches

What’s two inches, right? however, it’s already less common for women to be taller than men, Pharrell Williams’ longtime girlfriend and now wife put on heels, the duo is even less average.

6. Nicole Alexander and Shaquille O’Neal

Her: 5’2″

Him: 7’1″

Difference: 23 inches

This one is quite impressive, will do this picture of Shaquille O’Neal towers and his former girlfriend Nicole “Hoopz” Alexander do the talking.

5. Dax Shepard and Kristen Bell

Her: 5’1″

Him: 6’2

Difference: 13 inches

Shepard recently revealed that Kristen has no filter and it’s one of the many reasons he loves her.

4. Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise

Her: 5’9″

Him: 5’7″

Difference: 2 inches

Remember Katie Holmes and Tom Cruise? Although the height difference is only 2 inches, it looked like a lot more.

3. Cameron Diaz and Benji Madden

Her: 5’9″

Him: 5’6″

Difference: 3 inches

Despite their height difference, Cameron and Benji are quite the odd couple for more than one reason. The actress is not quite model height but still noticeably taller than her musician husband.

2. Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom

Her: 5’10”

Him: 6’10”

Difference: 12 inches

Although Khloe might be considered the leggiest of the Kardashian sisters, she still looked quite small next to former boyfriend and Los Angeles Lakers forward Lamar Odom.

1. Stacy Keibler And Jared Pobre

Her: 5’11”

Him: 5’8″

Difference: 3 inches

The multi-talented Keibler put her height to good use during her run as a professional WWE wrestler. Standing at 5’11” is significantly taller than her CEO husband.

Source: Bob’s Hideout