Sean Penn Height

"We've let the blade of our innocence dull over time, and it's only in innocence that you find any kind of magic, any kind of courage."

~ Sean Penn

Fine actor, Sean Penn is known for his work in fine movies such as Mystic River, I Am Sam, Fast Time at Ridgemont High, The Gunman, etc.

Sean Penn is not that tall, but perhaps he looks even shorter due to his body proportions. He has been described as a 5-feet-8 inches tall man throughout his career and from just by taking look at him and comparing his height to that of a few other co-actors throughout his career, we think he surely looks like a classic 5-feet-8 inches tall guy.

There are many other famous actors who are of Sean Penn's height as well -- in fact, some of the biggest names in Hollywood are 5-feet-8 inches tall -- like Tom Cruise, Robert Downey Jr., Mark Wahlberg to name a few.

The height of Sean Penn is

5'8" or 173 cm

Sean Penn and Charlize Theron mugshot
Sean Penn with Charlize Theron who stands tall at 5-feet-10 inches.

For reference, here is the average human height around the world.

Country Male Female
Indonesia 5'4" 4'11"
India 5'5½" 5'½"
Mexico 5'6½" 5'1½"
China 5'6½" 5'1½"
Japan 5'7½" 5'2½"
Brazil 5'8" 5'3"
Russia 5'9" 5'3¾"
United States 5'9¼" 5'4"
United Kingdom 5'9½" 5'4¼"
Canada 5'10" 5'4½"
Australia 5'10" 5'4½"
Germany 5'10½" 5'5"
Sweden 5'11" 5'5½"
Netherlands 5'11½" 5'6"

Data was collected from official sources wherever possible. A more detailed chart can be found here.

"There is no shame in my saying that we all want to be loved."

~ Sean Penn