Sean Astin Height

I think that I have a seriousness of purpose, a lot of support, and a healthy amount of good fortune.

~ Sean Astin

American actor, Sean Astin has appeared in many movies like The Goonies, Toy Soldiers, and Rudy but he has achieved everlasting fame for his role of Samwise Gamgee in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings trilogy.

About Sean Astin's Real Height

Sean Astin is not that tall -- but he is not as short as a hobbit either. Child actors usually end up below average and Sean is, unfortunately, no different.

You can find Sean Astin's height listed on the internet anywhere from 5'6" to 5'8" but Sean himself has claimed to be 5 feet 7 inches tall.

From what we have seen of Sean, we think he isn’t that much taller than Elijah Wood, who is around 5'5". A few more such height comparisons have made us sure that Sean is sub 5'7" -- still far bigger than a hobbit.

The real height of Sean Astin is

5 ft 6½ in (169 cm)

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A paparazzo once jumped out of a car and started running backward with me. I slowed down out of courtesy because she started drifting into the street. I reached out my hand and moved her back so she didn't get hit by a bus.

~ Sean Astin