Robert Downey Jr Height

Robert Downey Jr HeightHow tall is Robert Downey Jr?

This is a common question asked. He stands at 174cm or 5 foot 8 inches tall.

When Robert Downey Jr. started played the role of Iron Man, his reputation and stock in the industry have skyrocketed making him one of the most recognized and highest paid actors in Hollywood. From June 2012 to June 2013, some publications reported that Robert Downey Jr. was the highest paid Hollywood star, taking in $75 million. There are many who are constantly asking about the height of the actor.


Robert Downey Jr. was born on April 4, 1965 and was a natural actor at such an early age. He was first seen as a member of Saturday Night Live in the 1980s. Though this was a big break for him, Robert was faced with a growing drug problem. But he managed to address all these and become a star on his own right.


In 2008, Robert Downey Jr. marked a significant time thanks to blockbuster films. He was seen in Iron Man and Tropic Thunder, two films that helped him return back on top of the industry. But it was with Iron Man that the actor finally made it, and established his reputation as a clean man and a man ready to take on the industry. Check out his IMDB for more on his movie roles.

How tall is Robert Downey Jr.? He stands 1.74m or 5 foot 8 inches tall.

Robert Downey Jr Height Comparison

Here is Downey with 5 foot 8 inch Gwyneth Paltrow, as we can see with heels on she is taller than him. The two are are very similar height in flat feet.

Robert Downey Jr Height

Here is Robert Downey Jr. with the Avengers stars. Chris Hemsworth is the tallest at 6 foot 3 inches. As we can see he is a fair bit taller than Robert.

Robert Downey Jr Short Height


  1. If he is 5′ 8″ I am Jesus himself. He looks more like 5 foot 5 inches.

  2. Possibly somewhere between 5’7-5’8 barefoot height. He always has big boots to make him look taller.

  3. I would say 172cm. A weak 5’8″.

  4. I agree Robert Downey Jr height: 5ft 8in (173 cm) no more

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