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This list contains examples of male celebs who are 5'8" and is loosely ranked by fame and popularity. Although a below-average height of men in the United States, the height of 5'8" celebrities is just right for many careers. Some celebs on this list are 5'8" actors while many male celebrities who are five foot eight inches are musicians. A few of the famous male celebrities on this list are some of the biggest stars in Hollywood.

Who will you find on this list of male celebs who are 5'8"? Kanye West is at the top. He may be a touch shorter than average, but West is still apparently tall enough to “Touch the Sky.” Fellow rappers Ice Cube, Ludacris, and Nelly are also five feet eight inches tall.

A pair of 5'8" actors, Mark Wahlberg and Joaquin Phoenix, has previously teamed-up for a pair of films, The Yards and We Own the Night. Other 5'8" celebs include Steve Buscemi, Kevin James, and Gary Sinise.

From the looks of it, 5'8" may be an average height, but it is the perfect height for many men with above average careers. Take a look at this list for yourself.

Kanye West is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Male Celebrities Who Are 5’8
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Age: 41

Birthplace: Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Fashion designer, Record producer, Businessperson, Songwriter, + more

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#11 on The Greatest Rappers of All Time

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#14 on The Best Rappers Of 2018, Ranked

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Mark Wahlberg is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Male Celebrities Who Are 5’8
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Age: 47

Birthplace: Dorchester, Boston, Massachusetts, United States of America

Profession: Film Score Composer, Rapper, Television producer, Musician, Film Producer, + more

Also Ranked

#40 on The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

#63 on The Greatest Actors Who Have Never Won an Oscar (for Acting)

#92 on The Coolest Actors Ever

#70 on The Best Living American Actors

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Simon Cowell is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Male Celebrities Who Are 5’8
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Age: 59

Birthplace: Lambeth, London, United Kingdom

Profession: Record producer, Businessperson, Television producer, A&R executive, Entrepreneur, + more

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#13 on Celebrities Who Get A Way Worse Rep Than They Deserve

#2 on The Best Reality Show Judges

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#4 on New American Idol Judge Picks

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Sean Penn is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Male Celebrities Who Are 5’8
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Age: 58

Birthplace: California, United States of America

Profession: Film Producer, Screenwriter, Actor, Film Director

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#68 on The Best (Male) Actors Working Today

#94 on The Greatest Actors & Actresses in Entertainment History

#53 on The Best Actors in Film History

#54 on The Best Actors to Ever Win Best Actor in a Leading Role

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