Matthew McGrory

1973 - 2005

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Matthew McGrory (May 17, 1973 – August 9, 2005) was an American actor. At 7 ft 6 in (2.29 m), he held the Guinness World Record for tallest actor and portrayed physically imposing characters throughout his career, including Tiny Firefly in the horror films House of 1000 Corpses (2003) and The Devil's Rejects (2005) and Karl the Giant in the fantasy comedy-drama Big Fish (2003). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthew McGrory has received more than 2,286,071 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Matthew McGrory is the 5,372nd most popular actor (down from 5,189th in 2019), the 8,337th most popular biography from United States (down from 7,666th in 2019) and the 2,688th most popular American Actor.

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  • 21

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  • 3.91

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  • 2.87

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Among actors, Matthew McGrory ranks 5,372 out of 10,030Before him are Sasha Mitchell, Sterling Holloway, Natasha Lyonne, Jonah Falcon, Deniz Çakır, and Julie Ege. After him are Jane Sibbett, David Ramsey, William Hopper, Dack Rambo, Barry Shabaka Henley, and Norman Kerry.

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Among people born in 1973, Matthew McGrory ranks 229Before him are Peter Forsberg, Kris Marshall, Lee Woon-jae, Jeon Do-yeon, Howie Dorough, and Kaoru Nagadome. After him are Michel Pensée, Akira Amano, Chris Webber, Laura Codruța Kövesi, Patrik Berger, and Victor Ikpeba. Among people deceased in 2005, Matthew McGrory ranks 252Before him are Natalya Gundareva, Percy Heath, Tetsuo Hamuro, David Lange, Nikolai Puchkov, and Stanley Sadie. After him are M. Scott Peck, Givi Nodia, Spencer Dryden, Paul Winchell, Ruth Hussey, and Arnold Denker.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Matthew McGrory ranks 8,337 out of 15,968Before him are Sasha Mitchell (1967), Sterling Holloway (1905), Natasha Lyonne (1979), Roger Stone (1952), Edmund White (1940), and Jonah Falcon (1970). After him are Jane Sibbett (1962), David Ramsey (1971), Eddie Hazel (1950), Daniel Goldhagen (1959), William Hopper (1915), and Dack Rambo (1941).

Among ACTORS In United States

Among actors born in United States, Matthew McGrory ranks 2,688Before him are Mary Lynn Rajskub (1971), Jena Malone (1984), Sasha Mitchell (1967), Sterling Holloway (1905), Natasha Lyonne (1979), and Jonah Falcon (1970). After him are Jane Sibbett (1962), David Ramsey (1971), William Hopper (1915), Dack Rambo (1941), Barry Shabaka Henley (1954), and Norman Kerry (1894).

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