18 Celebrities You Didn’t Know Were Really Short

Especially when they’re next to Taylor Swift.

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1. Hayden Panettiere and Anna Kendrick (both 5’0”).

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As demonstrated perfectly here.

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2. Vanessa Hudgens (5’1”).

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As demonstrated perfectly here.

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3. Cher Lloyd (5’1”).

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Taylor Swift is just the best comparison. (She’s 5’9½”).

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4. Hilary Duff, Shakira, and Salma Hayek (all 5’2”).

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5. Oh, and Prince (5’2”).

6. Martin Scorsese (5’3”).

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7. Ashanti and Kelly Clarkson (5’3” and 5’3½”).

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Again, perfectly demonstrated through the power of Taylor Swift’s height.

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8. Seth Green and Jamie Cullum (5’4”).

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9. Dustin Hoffman (5’5”).

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10. Bruno Mars (5’5”).

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Need proof?

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11. Josh Hutcherson (5’6”).

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Thanks again, Taylor.

12. Thom Yorke (5’6”).

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13. Robert Downey Jr. (5’9”)…one last time next to Taylor Swift.

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Kimberley Dadds is the UK celebrity editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
Matt Tucker is the UK picture editor for BuzzFeed and is based in London.
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