Who are the Tallest Indian Actresses in Bollywood?

During its existence, Bollywood has witnessed several actors and actresses who entered the industry and also tasted success. If you think that a person’s height plays a pivotal role in making the person successful in life, then you should think again. Unlike popular beliefs, height is of no importance when it comes to popularity. If you talk about the actresses of Bollywood, there was a time when they were quite short in height as compared to their male counterparts. Nonetheless, height never seemed a problem for them to gain popularity in the industry. Actresses like Jaya Bachchan in the past and Rani Mukherjee, Alia Bhatt, and Shraddha Kapoor in the present prove that height is just a number.

Tallest Actresses of Bollywood List

Although short and popular actresses are quite a few in number in the Bollywood movie industry, there are several tall actresses, as well, who are equally popular. They have not just set the screen on fire with their acting skills and height, they have also set up a new trend when it comes to style and glamor.

Sonam Kapoor

Daughter of the popular actor, Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor is one of the tallest actresses in the Indian movie industry. With a height of almost 5 feet 11 inches or 1.79 meters, Sonam is also popularly known as a fashion statement in Bollywood. She has acted in several popular movies opposite several popular actors of Bollywood such as Salman Khan and Farhan Akhtar. Some of her movies include Bhaag Milkha Bhaag, Prem Ratan Dhan Payo, and Neerja.

Diana Penty

Probably one of the prettiest faces in the industry and also a lookalike of the popular Deepika Padukone, Diana made her debut in the movie Cocktail opposite Saif Ali Khan and Deepika. The movie helped Diana establish herself in the industry. Standing tall at a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters, Diana has not worked in several movies in Bollywood.

Lisa Haydon

She is basically an Australian actress, model, and TV presenter, who has worked in several popular Bollywood movies such as Queen, The Shaukeens, and Aisha. She was born in Chennai to an Australian mother. She started her modelling career during her stay in the US and Australia. However, she later moved to India where she started working in several movies. Lisa has a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters.

Anushka Shetty

The sweet and popular face of Tamil and Telugu movies, Anushka has a height of 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters. Although she is extremely popular in South Indian movies, she gained immense popularity all across the nation with her acting skills in the movie, Bahubali. Anushka has worked in several movies down south such as Arundhati, Rudramadevi, Bahubali, and several other Tamil and Telugu movies.

Sarah-Jane Dias

She is basically a VJ, a former beauty queen, an Indian actress, and a host. She gained popularity after winning the Femina Miss India title in the year 2007. Later she worked as a VJ in the popular Indian channel, Channel V. Sarah was born in Muskat and has not done much movies in Bollywood. She is also not very fond of talking. However, when she does, she speaks in English only. Sarah stands tall at 5 feet 10 inches or 1.78 meters.

Kriti Sanon

One of the newer faces of Bollywood, Kriti has a height of 5 feet 9 inches or 1.76 meters. Kriti is quite young and rather beautiful. She made her debut in the Telugu movie Nenokkadine in the year 2014 for which she also won the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. When it comes to Bollywood she has worked in some commercially successful movies such as Luka Chuppi, Bareilly Ki Barfi, and Dilwale.

Sameera Reddy

She is a former Bollywood actress who has worked in several movies during her time. Apart from working in Hindi movies, Sameera has also worked in some Tamil, Malayalam, and Telugu movies. She made her Bollywood debut with the movie Maine Dil Tujhko Diya in the year 2002. She went on to work on several other movies such as Taxi Number 9211, Darna Mana Hai, Ashok, Musafir, De Dana Dan, Race, and Aakrosh, to name a few. Sameera stands tall at 1.75 meters or 5 feet 8 inches.

Anushka Sharma

She is one of the most popular and one of the highest paid actresses in the country. Anushka has a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.75 meters. She has worked in several movies and has also won numerous awards. With a debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in the movie Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, her successes rating never looked back. She went on to work on several other movies such as Band Baaja Baaraat, Jab Tak Hai Jaan, NH10, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Sultan, PK, and Sanju to name a few. She is also the wife of the Indian cricket team captain, Virat Kohli.

Sushmita Sen

After being crowned as the Miss Universe in the year 1994, Sushmita Sen entered Bollywood and has worked in several movies during her time. She has also worked in several Bengali and Tamil movies as well. Sushmita has a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.75 meters. She has won several awards during her time and some of her movies include Sirf Tum, Dastak, Biwi No. 1, Main Hoon Na, and Maine Pyaar Kyun KIya.

Deepika Padukone

She is one of those Bollywood actresses who has a large fan base all over the world. Apart from being the highest-paid actress in India, she is also one of the most successful actresses in the modern times. Deepika has won several awards for her acting skills and has also featured in the list of 100 more influential people in the world by Time. She has a height of 5 feet 8 inches or 1.74 meters. She is currently married to Ranvir Singh.


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