How many times have you been complexed by your size, by the fact of not being able to wear those pants or that dress that you like so much? How many times have you dreamed of those few centimeters that could have changed your life. And yet, there’s nothing wrong with not being tall, and these short famous women would probably be okay with that.
While the fashion world seems to be overrun with women 5’7 and taller, a surprising number of our favorite celebrities are currently under 5’6. That boosts morale.
Can’t wait to find out who they are?
Emilia Clarke who is one of the most badass actresses of the Game of Thrones series is only 1m57 tall. That didn’t stop his character from being obediently obeyed by gigantic dragons or having the whole of Hollywood at his feet. And she’s not the only one.
You’ll be amazed to discover that most of the stars we see on our screens and adore are short women – and on the other hand, very tall celebrities also take us by surprise (like Rihanna who is 1m73 by compared to Beyoncé with her 1m69).
So who else makes the list of celebrities under 1m60?
They are in the list below. They prove that despite their small size, they are certainly not lacking in personality or talent. Let yourself be inspired by their audacity.
She became the queen of US rap in less time than it takes to pronounce her name. She imposed herself on a relatively masculine market and tipped things in favor of the fairer sex. She dominates her peers and her world from the height of her 1m57.
“Like, I mean I don’t even know why you girls bother at this point. Like, give it up. It’s me. I win and you lose”. #Punchline
“I want it/ I get it”
It’s the chorus of his latest hit that made us all vibrate. Ari is a rising force in pop and as she pointed out in the song, she is one of 17,000 people worldwide to own the famous American Express Centurion Black Card (awarded only by invitation and to certain types of consumption).
Not bad, not bad at all for a 1m53 girl.
The queen of selfies, reality TV and Instagram where she has just celebrated her 170 million followers, or 28.3 times the Togolese population.
A true businesswoman, she earns millions of dollars every day thanks to her influence. Her husband has just passed the billion dollar mark. His family is one of the most powerful in the world.
And his height in all this?
A small 1m55 well sounded.
Star of the movie ” Girls Trip ” alongside Queen Latifah, Regina Hall and Tiffany Haddish. Jada Pinkett is the matriarch of one of Hollywood’s most powerful dynasties. Their names ?
As for Jada, she culminates at 1m52.
She is a colorful artist and a seasoned activist. With the singer Jidenna, she is one of the most charismatic personalities of the Afrofuturist movement.
She is also one of the main protagonists of the film “Les Figures de l’Ombre”.
Janelle makes and breaks the world from the height of her 1m52.
This one’s for the Desperate Housewives fans . Who doesn’t know Gaby?
It is the most determined and ambitious of them. Her character is one of the most outstanding because of actress Eva Longoria’s spicy personality.
A true icon in Hollywood, she has been the main muse of L’Oréal since a ball and as such is present at all editions of the Cannes Film Festival.
She was also elected Miss in her hometown of Texas, she measures 1m57!
We all knew Salma Hayek in ” Desperado ” alongside Antonio Banderas and since then, the Mexican-Lebanese beauty has not stopped. Today, his career is at its peak.
She is married to one of the richest billionaires in France – François-Henri Pinault – who heads the Kering group, parent company of the brands Gucci, Yves Saint-Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Alexander McQueen, Balenciaga, etc….
She measures 1m57.
We are all gaga for this lady with the golden voice. A groovy voice like you don’t often see and a fiery temper.
His last film “A Star Is Born” with Brad Cooper quickly became a worldwide success; the Shallow song even more.
She is only 1m55 though.
Shakira is a true legend of urban music, a goddess of belly dancing and an authentic WAG. This other Latino-Lebanese (Colombian) beauty got us moving on “ Waka Waka ”, her cover of the Cameroonian 80s hit “Zangalewa ” during the 2010 FIFA World Cup in South Africa.
Shakira is an accomplished woman with her 1m57.
You are probably wondering who it is?
Well, she’s a great 80s-90s actress recognizable with her dreadlocks. She is also the mother of actress Zoë Kravitz, whom you have surely seen in Mad Max, Batman and the Divergent saga.
Lisa Bonet is also the wife of one of the most slender actors in Hollywood: Jason Momoa alias Aquaman alias Khal Drogo, the husband of Daenerys Targaryen in Game Of Thrones.
She measures 1m57.