Since Hollywood's early days, many prominent actors like John Wayne and others have worn shoe lifts to accentuate their height—Proof that shoe lifts aren't only for shorter men. Added height has many social benefits. Being a physically imposing presence commands respect.
Tony Stark, Iron Man, may have another secret super power to being more confident and appearing taller. Fans around the world are speculating about how Robert Downey Jr. is able to suddenly be taller from one day to the next. Famous Hollywood Men joining the 6ft Lifts like, Zac Efron, Dwayne Johnson (the Rock), Tom Cruise, Adam Sandler, Daniel Radcliffe, Simon Cowell, Ryan Reynolds, and many more have been fooling the public for years.