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12 Actors Who Are Short & Sexy — Just the Way We Like Them

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These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages

Y'all, when it comes to hot guys, we're not about to discriminate. Especially when we're talking about height.

While it may be true that some people dig the company of a tall drink of water, they're totally missing out on a huge group of super-sexy guys. Those of us who are into short men know that they are just as hot — sometimes even hotter — than men who tower above the rest.

Here's proof.

More: Tom Cruise Has a Type: Female and His Co-star

1. Tom Cruise: 5 feet, 7 inches

These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages
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Cruise is reportedly 5 feet, 7 inches, but a lot of people think he might be shorter. One thing that is giant? His career.

2. Daniel Radcliffe: 5 feet, 5 inches

These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages
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Radcliffe may be on the shorter side, but he DGAF.

"Dustin Hoffman and Tom Cruise have very different careers, and they’re both about the same height as I am," he told Playboy. "I could play a soldier. The minimum height for a marine is five feet, and I’m well above that. If you’re asking, ‘Can you play a really (bleeping) tall person?’ No, obviously not."

3. Bruno Mars: 5 feet, 5 inches

These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages
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Who cares that Mars is of shorter stature? He's, like, the most talented guy ever.

4. Usher: 5 feet, 7 inches

These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages
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Like so many of our favorite leading short men, Usher doesn't have any problem with dating taller women, including ex-wife Tameka Foster.

5. Dave Franco: 5 feet, 7 inches

These Hollywood actors are living proof that good things come in small packages
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The younger brother of James Franco, Dave has appeared in several comedies, including 21 Jump Street and Neighbors, alongside Zac Efron (who we'll get to soon enough).

Next: Elijah Wood: 5 feet, 6 inches

Originally published March 2012. Updated June 2017.

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