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Matthew McGrory

Matthew McGrory

Facts of Matthew McGrory

Full Name: Matthew McGrory
Birth Date: May 17, 1973
Age: 48 years
Death Date: August 8, 2005
Gender: Male
Profession: Actor
Country: United States
Horoscope: Taurus
Height: 7 feet 6 inches (2.29m)
DatingMelissa Davis
Net Worth$3 Million
Eye ColorBrown
Hair ColorBlack
Birth PlaceWest Chester, Pennsylvania
NationalityAmerican
EthnicityScottish and Irish
EducationWidener University, West Chester University
FatherGeorge McGrory
MotherMaureen
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Late American actor Matthew McGrory was famous for recording his name in a Guinness World Record for being the tallest actor with the biggest feet and the longest toe.

Early life of Matthew McGrory

Matthew McGrory was born on May 17, 1973, in West Chester, Pennsylvania, in the United State of America. By nationality, he had American citizenship and was of Scottish and Irish ethnic background. He used to follows the Christianity religion. By birth his sun sign was Taurus. George McGrory is the name of his father. By profession, his father is an accountant. Whereas his mother’s name is Maureen. She is a homemaker by profession. He was the only child of his parents.

Matthew McGrory childhood photo
Caption: Matthew McGrory childhood photo (Photo: Facebook)

He does not have siblings, brothers, and sisters. His parents raised him with lots of love and care. He grew up in a loving and friendly environment with his friends. When he was just born his weight was 15 pounds and he was 29 inches long.

He grabbed attention to his incredible height. Likewise, when he went to kindergarten, he was already over five feet (1.5 m) tall. After that, he attended Widener University and completed his study in pre-law degree. Then he went to West Chester University to study criminal justice.

What was the Net Worth of Matthew McGrory at the time of his death?

Matthew McGrory was a millionaire. He had gathered a hefty sum of money from his professional career. As per some online sources his net worth was estimated to be around $3 million at the time of his death.

Matthew McGrory standing outside the car
Caption: Matthew McGrory standing outside the car (Photo: Pinterest)

McGrory was very happy with the income he makes from his career. He was able to gather this hefty sum of money from his successful long-term career as an American actor.

When did Matthew McGrory pass away?

Matthew McGrory left this beautiful world when he was just 32 years old. He died on August 8, 2005. The main res0b behind his death was heart failure. Matthew had an unexpected death. Likewise, it was a very sad moment for his family members, friends, relatives, and fans as well. He took his last breath in his home surrounded by his loved ones.

What was the Height of Matthew McGrory in feet?

Matthew McGrory had a towering height. He is also known as the tallest man in the world. He stands at the height of 7 feet 6 inches tall or 2.29 meters. Similarly, his total body weight according to his height was 144 kg. He used to wear the shoe size of 29.5 UK. He had brown color eyes with short black color hair.

Was Matthew McGrory married or not?

Well, Matthew McGrory was not married. Also, he was not single. He was in a romantic relationship with his lovey girlfriend Melissa Davis. Both of them were madly in love with each other. They used to live happily in Sherman Oaks, California. Likewise, their bond was soo good. Also, there was no sign of any breakup and separation.

Matthew McGrory posing for a photo with his girlfriend Melissa Davis
Caption: Matthew McGrory posing for a photo with his girlfriend Melissa Davis (Photo: Whos dated Who)

Both of them wish was to live together as a husband and wife. But they could not continue their relationship so far because Matthew left the world and everyone. It was a very hard moment for his girlfriend Melissa. After the death of Matthew, there is no information regarding his girlfriend. he gas kept herself far away from the media light and public.

Is the Giant in the movie Big Fish Real?

In the movie, Big Fish Real Matthew McGrory played the role of Karl the Giant. In the film his character was about eleven feet tall, in real life, Matthew was “only” a bit over seven feet.

How Did Matthew McGrory rise to fame?

  • Matthew McGrory began his career journey in the entertainment field as an American actor.
  • Likewise, he was cast in the music video for Iron Maiden’s 2000 song ‘The Wicker Man.
  • In the year 2003, he made his appearance in Blondie’s video for their hit ‘Good Boys’.

    Matthew McGrory posing for a photo
    Caption: Matthew McGrory posing for a photo (Photo: Facebook)
  • After that, he made his first cinematic role, in Blair Hayes’ adventure comedy ‘Bubble Boy’ in the year 2001.
  • Then he played the iconic character of the Tall Alien in the action-comedy ‘Man in Black II’ in the year 2003.