Matthew Mcconaughey’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

Believe us when we say that they don’t come as well rounded as him these days, this actor has definitely set the bar quite high when it comes to his talent and versatility. So when it comes to the topic of Matthew McConaughey’s height, weight and body measurements, all we can say is ‘why not?’ Before we jump on the topic, let’s take a few moments to check out some facts about the actor himself.

See also: Hugh Jackman’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

  • He was born Matthew David McConaughey on 4 November 1969 in  Uvalde, Texas to Mary Kathleen McCabe and James Donald McConaughey. Though he was born in Uvalde, the star’s family moved to Longview, Texas in 1980.
  • Kathleen is a former kindergarten teacher while James ran an oil supply business, he was also drafted by the Green Bay Packers back in the day.
  • The beauty of acting is that for a moment you can be anything you want to be,  McConaughey attended the University of Texas at Austin and had plans to study pre-law, go to law school, and eventually become a criminal defense lawyer. He, later on, got to live his dream when he played the role of a criminal lawyer in the 1996 movie, A Time To Kill.
  • So, since he did not graduate with a law degree, the actor ‘ settled for a degree in Radio-Television-Film.

Matthew McConaughey's height

  • Can you imagine the part of Jack Dawson being played by anyone else apart from Leonardo DiCaprio? Well, our very own Matthew McConaughey was considered for the role.
  • The star absolutely loves music and he seems to have a particular affinity for bongo drums; when he was much younger, he was arrested for playing them in public while he was completely naked. More recently, he played the drums with the English rock band The Cult.
  • Let’s end on a weird note, the actor admitted that he does not wear deodorant or cologne… all we have to say about that choice is that we hope he has a potent alternative.

Matthew McConaughey's height

Well, that’s enough on that front, it’s time to move on to the topic at hand beginning with Matthew McConaughey’s height.

See also: Behind The Scenes With Blake Lively’s Family

Matthew McConaughey’s Height

There is no doubt that the star is quite on the tall side, actually, there may be a tad bit of doubt involved seeing as he has a long torso, short legs, average arms and a relatively long neck and face. These features make the star look a bit shorter than he actually is. So what is Matthew McConaughey’s height?

Matthew McConaughey's height

The star’s listed height puts him in the neighborhood of 6 feet, but on occasion, he has said that he stands at 5 feet 11 3/4 inches. Despite the fact that the star does not claim the 6-foot mark, people still believe that he is not as tall as both his listed and ‘actual’ height.

Matthew McConaughey's height

Nevertheless, over the years, he has endeavored to make it evident that he does not put so much thought into being regarded as being taller than he actually is. He is one of those actors who has no problem taking to the streets barefoot, even in his movies he loses the shoes quite often; this is more than you can say for his fellow actors like Brad Pitt.

Matthew McConaughey's height

Well, let’s move on to a short list of celebrities who stand as tall as the star according to his listed height. Leonardo DiCaprio, Tom Hanks, Benedict Cumberbatch, Jake Gyllenhaal and Edward Norton all share Matthew McConaughey’s height.

See also: Neil Fingleton’s Height, Weight And Body Measurements

Matthew McConaughey’s Weight

For the most part of it, the star keeps his body in perfect condition, he weighs 82 kilograms and makes it all look very good. Well, we did say ‘for the most part of it’ and here is the reason why; McConaughey recently pulled off one off the most epic weight gains of this year as he gained 21 kilograms for his role in movie Gold.

Matthew McConaughey's height

So, for those of you who remember his usual chiseled look, here’s something to feed your eyes. Gaining weight does not really take much for some, it took the actor 8 months to pack up the weight and a mere 6 to lose it. How impressive is that?

Matthew McConaughey's height

He recalled that he basically lived on a diet of beer and cheeseburgers whenever he wanted them, it was junk, junk and junk all the way. As fun as it was, we bet that he is happy to have his rocking bod back.

Matthew McConaughey’s Body Measurements

In addition to Matthew McConaughey’s height and weight, here is a summary of his body measurements.

Height: 6 feet

Weight: 82 kilograms

Chest: 46 inches

Waist: 34 inches

Arms/Biceps: 16 inches

Feet/ Shoe size: 11.5 US, 44-45 EU, 11 UK

Recent

Sam Raimi Net Worth: How Much Is The Filmmaker Worth In 2019?

Samuel M. Raimi is a multi-talented filmmaker well known for creating the Evil Dead series that generated a cult following, he is also known...

Why Did CocoSori Disband and What are the Former Members Doing Now?

For a few years, the not so popular k-pop; J-pop duo CocoSori, created by MOL Entertainment, thrilled their fans with heartfelt music and stirred...

Sofia Coppola Net Worth And How Much She Made From Her Movies

If there was really anyone that fits the bill of Hollywood royalty, then Sofia Coppola wouldn't be too far off the mark. She is...

Kris Wolf – 5 Interesting Facts To Know About The Wrestler

Born in America but made in Japan, Kris Hernandez better known by her ring name Kris Wolf is a larger than life personality, an...

Where are The ‘Shahs of Sunset’ Cast Now and How Old are They? 

Shahs of Sunset is a documentary reality TV show which focused on the lifestyle of a group of wealthy Iranian-Americans living in Beverly Hills. When...

Recommended

Philip Mckeon Bio, Is He Married, Who is The Wife, Is He Gay? 

Like little stars, they dazzle on our screens and take our breath away with their undisputable talents. They are no other than child stars....

Pat Sajak Wife, Daughter, Family, Married, Kids, Bio, Net Worth, Salary

To many people, nothing paints a better picture of how influential Pat Sajak is than the recent case of a man who killed his elderly...

Juice Wrld Age, Height, Girlfriend, Net Worth, Is He Dead?

Juice Wrld is a popular American rapper, singer and songwriter whose breakout song All Girls Are the Same scored him a $3 million record deal. Known for...

Biography of Seal (Musician) – Is He Married, Where is He Now?

Seal is a British Soul and R&B singer who has become very famous for songs such as the highly celebrated Kiss from a Rose....

Clive Owen Wife (Sarah-Jane Fenton), Daughters, Height, Weight

Clive Owen is an English actor who has been in the screen business for as many years as most people can remember. He became...

Get the Latest Gist, Profiles and Trends Straight To Your in your inbox

Related Stories