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    Updated on Feb 20, 2020. Posted on May 30, 2014

    28 Female Celebrities Who Are Surprisingly Short

    Not all actresses are 5'8", in fact, some of them are...SHORTER THAN THAT! Shorties unite, we are in good company.

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    1. Rooney Mara

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    Can't reach: The top 3 shelves in a bookcase.

    2. Scarlett Johansson

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    Can't reach: Pull-up bars without jumping really high.

    3. Isla Fisher

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    Can't reach: The random cabinets over the refrigerator.

    4. Lucy Liu

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    Can't reach: The poles that hold up window curtains.

    5. Julia Louis-Dreyfus

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    Can't reach: Coconuts in a tree.

    6. Ashley Tisdale

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    Can't reach: Where all the gatorades are at the grocery store.

    7. Elisha Cuthbert

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    Can't reach: A lightbulb even while standing on a ladder.

    8. Lena Dunham

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    Can't reach: The thing that all the pots and pans hang down on.

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    9. Emilia Clarke

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    Can't reach: Her dragon's heads to pet them.

    10. Nicki Minaj

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    Can't reach: The ceiling fan cord.

    11. Anna Chlumsky

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    Can't reach: The boxes where all the winter hats are in the closet.

    12. Wanda Sykes

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    Can't reach: The fire alarm without a step ladder and a pole.

    13. Melissa Joan Hart

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    Can't reach: A low tree branch that's still just a bit too high.

    14. Hilary Duff

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    Can't reach: The other side of a horse while getting on it.

    15. Alyssa Milano

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    Can't reach: The top 1/4 of the bathroom mirror.

    16. Salma Hayek

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    Can't reach: Anyone's head that you want to give bunny ears to.

    17. Anna Kendrick

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    Can't reach: The top of your car to leave coffee on it.

    18. Amy Poehler

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    Can't reach: The elusive mason jar in the cupboard.

    19. Lucy Hale

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    Can't reach: Exit signs, even when you get a lift.

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    20. Lady Gaga

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    Can't reach: The end of a dorm room bed.

    21. Reese Witherspoon

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    Can't reach:The shelves where all the jeans are folded in the store.

    22. Vanessa Hudgens

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    Can't reach: A basketball net while wearing stilts.

    23. Geri Halliwell

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    Can't reach:The floor, while sitting.

    24. America Ferrara

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    Can't reach:The top shelf in grocery stores.

    25. Judy Dench

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    Can't reach:Shaquille O'Neal's hand when he is holding it out for you.

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    26. Kylie Minogue

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    Can't reach: The sink

    27. Hayden Panettiere

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    Can't reach: The high handlebars on the subway.

    28. Dolly Parton

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    Can't reach: The top of her hair.