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Meet Pierson Fodé: Height and career of Man From Toronto star explored

Amber Peake June 25, 2022
Meet Pierson Fodé: Height and career of Man From Toronto star explored


The Man From Toronto viewers are curious to know more about actor Pierson Fodé following his feature in the new release. 

The new action-comedy landed on Netflix on Friday (24 June) and follows a gym trainer and trained assassin as they join forces. 

Fodé portrays a competing assasin, aka The Man From Miami, with his portrayal already garnering positive reviews

Following his feature in the new Netflix release, fans are now curious to know Pierson Fodé’s height and his career so far.

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Pierson Fodé’s height compared with Man From Toronto co-stars

Fodé’s recent feature in The Man From Toronto seems to have prompted some to wonder about his height. 

According to his IMDb page, the 30-year-old actor’s height is 6ft 3½in (1.92m). 

With his tall stature, he seems to tower over comedian Kevin Hart, who is over a foot shorter than the star at 5ft 2½in

Woody Harrelson is closer in height as he is said to be 5ft 9½in, meaning the two actors have a height difference of around five inches. 

Photo by Jon Kopaloff/Getty Images,

A look at the actor’s career so far

Born on 6 November 1991, The Man From Toronto star hails from Moses Lake, Washington. Younger audiences may be familiar with Pierson Fodé’s early career, as his first acting credit was for popular Nickelodeon series iCarly. 

The actor also starred in Disney Channel series Jessie alongside Debbie Ryan, Peyton List, Karan Brar, Skai Jackson and the late Cameron Boyce. 

Another of his most notable roles was alongside Victoria Justice in 2015 film Naomi and Ely’s No Kiss List. More recently, the actor has featured in CW’s Dynasty and Supergirl series as well as Tru TV series Tacoma FD. 

His IMDb page also lists a few upcoming film credits, including Its Time, Out Of Hand and Dope Queens. Fodé currently has almost 500,000 followers on Instagram, with the actor often sharing his latest projects on the picture-sharing site: 

B&B fans will probably recognise Fodé

Long-time fans of The Bold And The Beautiful may recognise the actor for his past stint on the classic long-running soap. 

Pierson Fodé portrayed the character of Thomas Forrester, the son of Ridge Forrester and Taylor Hamilton. 

Fodé took on the character for almost 300 episodes but, after three years, stepped away from the role in 2018. 

Thomas Forrester’s legacy has been continued through actor Matthew Atkinson, who took over from Fodé in 2019. 

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.