The tallest woman I ever met — I mean, in person, face to, um, chin — was a hair over six foot two. She was perhaps not a great beauty, but it didn’t matter: were she anywhere in the room, she was the one you noticed, no matter who else managed to show up.
I’ve never met Gwendoline Christie, who plays Brienne of Tarth in Game of Thrones and who stands somewhere between half an inch and two inches taller than that, but I suspect she has the same sort of effect:
This week she was signed for the next Star Wars film, playing a
Wookie who’d been dragged through the River Nair tall person.
Being incredibly tall, it would appear, might not confer upon a person the ability to make the finest judgment calls, fashionwise:
Said Fug Girl Jessica: “I love you, and I know you are like six foot four, but THIS IS TOO SHORT.”
At least she’s not sitting down in it.