The Secrets Behind How Much These Celebrities Really Weigh, Revealed

Being in the public eye isn’t easy — any celebrity can tell you that. And of course, with every photo taken by the paparazzi that’s plastered on the front of tabloids, we’re all speculating about what their lives are really like. We’re also all secretly wondering what their diets, workout routines, and sizes actually are.

Celebrities are typically dressed to impress, so it can make it difficult to know what they look like underneath it all. Here, you may be surprised to know what these famous people weigh.

1. Kate Middleton

Kate Middleton necklace

Kate Middleton is known for her slim figure. | Richard Pohle/AFP/Getty Images

  • Around 121 pounds

Known as the Duchess of Cambridge, all eyes have been on Kate Middleton for quite some time now. And pregnancies aside, Kate often subtly shows off her slim figure. Foods For Better Health explains Kate usually weighs around 121 pounds, which is quite thin for her 5-foot-9 frame. She can thank her strict workout routine and low-carb diet for her lack of body fat.

Next: She just had a baby — but here are her typical measurements. 

2. Kylie Jenner

Kylie Jenner isn’t afraid to show off her figure. | Kylie Jenner via Instagram

  • Around 130 pounds

She reportedly gained quite a bit of weight during her recent pregnancy with baby Stormi. But Kylie’s been working hard to take off the excess weight — and some additional pounds beyond that. Heightline explains the young Jenner is 5-foot-6 and typically weighs around 130 pounds. This works perfectly with her hourglass frame, as she’s not too slim at this weight.

Next: Here are this royal’s measurements. 

3. Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle keeps a strict diet. | Seigobe2 via Instagram

  • Around 123 pounds

Similar to Kate Middleton, Meghan Markle also has a tall and slender build. HealthyCeleb explains this soon-to-be royal stands at 5-foot-7 and weighs around 123 pounds.

If you’re wondering how she manages to rock this bodyweight consistently, it has a lot to do with her dietary choices. She loves red wine instead of a big decadent dessert, and she has plenty of snacks on hand at all times.

Next: This ultra-famous celeb’s weight has fluctuated a ton over the years. 

4. Oprah

Actress and TV talk show host Oprah Winfrey poses with the Cecil B. DeMille Award during the 75th Golden Globe Awards

Oprah Winfrey is staying healthy.  | Frederic J. Brown/AFP/Getty Images

  • Around 160 pounds

We’ve been watching Oprah on TV for decades now — and we’ve also noticed her weight fluctuate between extreme highs and lows. Now, however, she’s vowing to stay healthy and happy, no matter what her weight is.

Page Six explains Oprah’s lost an amazing 42 pounds since joining Weight Watchers in 2015, and that puts her around the 160 range. For her 5-foot-7 frame, that really works for her. And she mentions she may even work on firming up even more in the future.

Next: Here’s what this American Idol judge weighs. 

5. Katy Perry

Katy Perry is singing in a purple wig and a rainbow dress.

Katy Perry is taller than you might think. | Friedemann Vogel/Getty Images

  • Around 130 pounds

Here’s another celebrity who’s taller than we expected. Katy Perry, who stands at 5-foot-8, is seen frequently hitting the gym and eating plenty of healthy foods. And thanks to her efforts, she’s a solid 130 pounds or so, says Heightline. Though she’s slim, her curvy figure and hourglass shape have also garnered a ton of media attention.

Katy also reportedly takes plenty of vitamins and supplements, which she believes help her maintain her great health and physique.

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6. Kim Kardashian

Kim Kardashian in Paris

Kim Kardashian has a strict diet and workout regimen. | Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images

  • Around 115 pounds

We’ve been obsessed with Kim Kardashian’s curvy physique for years now, and she’s reportedly had several issues with her weight before. Daily Mail Online explains as of 2016, Kim weighed around 125 pounds, which was the lightest she’d weighed “in years.”

Since then, Kim’s extreme dieting and strict workout regimen reportedly put her within the 115-pound range. This is slimmer than she was even before she had her two kids.

Next: After having her twins, this is how much this superstar weighs.  

7. Beyoncé

Beyoncé is working to get in shape for Coachella. | Beyonce via Instagram

  • Around 137 pounds

With her dance routines and dieting tactics, it’s hard to nail down just how much Beyoncé weighs at any given moment. But Heightline says we can guess the 5-foot-6 beauty typically weighs in around 137 pounds.

Lately, she may be even less than this as she prepares for her performance at Coachella, however. People reports she’s practicing veganism to slim down and tone up.

Next: This pop star doesn’t work as hard for her body as you may think.

8. Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift is a healthy weight for her height. | Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images

  • Around 139 pounds

She’s tall, she’s blonde, and she’s world-famous for singing about her ex-boyfriends. And though T-Swift maintains a slim physique, she doesn’t overdo it or attempt to be too thin. HealthyCeleb reports she’s 5-foot-10 and is a healthy 139 pounds.

The Cut notes T-Swift doesn’t have any strict diet she follows — she appears to naturally maintain a thin figure. She tends to eat “lighter” foods during the week and enjoys whatever she wants on the weekends, which includes burgers and ice cream.

Next: This star has gained a noticeable amount of weight in recent years, and it’s caused quite a stir.

9. Rihanna

Rihanna has gotten curvier in the past few years. | Tim P. Whitby/Getty Images

  • Around 160 pounds

When she first came into the music scene, Rihanna was known for her tiny figure. Now, as she’s grown as an artist and become a few years older, she’s also gained a couple pounds, too. Vibe explains the 5-foot-9 singer hovers around 160 pounds now (she used to be around 130). This puts her in the “plus-size” category technically, but in reality, she’s right around the size of many other American women — and her fans are loving her curves.

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10. Christina Aguilera

Christina Aguilera works hard to keep her figure. | Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images

  • Around 110 pounds

Here’s another singer we’ve seen in the spotlight since the early 2000s. Though she was once criticized as being too skinny, Christina Aguilera has since gained criticism for gaining some weight, especially after she had her second child. Nonetheless, she’s worked hard to take some weight off of her small 5-foot-2 frame, and now sits at a comfortable 110 pounds, says PK Baseline.

If you’re wondering how she lost so much weight, she credits it to her healthy food services and de-stressing.

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11. Selena Gomez

Selena Gomez in Coach ad

Selena Gomez is healthy for her height.  | Selena Gomez via Instagram

  • Around 119 pounds

She’s only in her early 20s, but Selena Gomez already has several pop hits under her belt — and we all know her for her relationship with Justin Bieber, too. That aside, we also know she’s undergone hospitalization due to lupus.

Though chronic disease can have an effect on anyone’s weight, it doesn’t seem to affect Selena’s too much. She’s a healthy 119 pounds at 5-foot-5, says CelebrityInside.

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12. Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey performs

Mariah Carey has had a gastric sleeve procedure to slim down. | Maury Phillips/Getty Images

  • Around 145 pounds

This singer has struggled with her weight for years, and she’s been scrutinized by the public for weight gain in the past. More recently, however, Entertainment Tonight notes she’s lost 30 pounds as a result of a gastric sleeve procedure. She also credits her weight loss to a very strict diet following the surgery. Now, Foods For Better Health notes the 5-foot-9 singer is 145 pounds.

Next: This singer probably weighs less than you think.

13. Miley Cyrus

Miley Cyrus poses in some greenery in a pink dress

Miley Cyrus makes jokes about how thin she is.  | Miley Cyrus via Instagram

  • Around 108 pounds

A few years ago, Miley Cyrus divulged she only weighed 108 pounds, Hollywood Life reminds us. The starlet is 5-foot-5, so this weight is quite low for her. She’s even remarked on her low weight in interviews before, saying she has an incredibly flat butt due to her lack of body fat. We’ll have to see if chooses to gain a few pounds in the future, but for now, she still looks thin to us.

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14. Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb revealed her weight to the whole world. | Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images for Hollywood Reporter

  • Around 152 pounds

You may have only recently heard her name, but thanks to Matt Lauer, Hoda Kotb has fully stepped into the spotlight. And she was even brave enough to broadcast her weight to the public to try and fulfill her New Year’s resolution of losing weight. Fox News notes the 5-foot-9 Today show host hovers around 152 pounds.

Next: She’s funny and unafraid to show her curves off to the world. 

15. Amy Schumer

Amy Schumer at the Peabody Awards

Amy Schumer pokes fun at her own weight. | GettyImages/Jemal Countess

  • Around 160 pounds

She’s known for her curves, her funny attitude, and not caring one bit about what the public thinks of her body. And her fans absolutely love her for it. Entertainment Tonight notes Amy divulged on Jimmy Kimmel Live that she gained a bit of weight. “Has anyone had the kind of weight gain where your coats don’t fit?” she jokingly asked the audience.

All in all, Amy’s around 160 pounds and 5-foot-7.

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