Men! Men! Men! The other sex after the gorgeous ladies but not far behind in their style quotient, toned bodies and killing looks. Keeping in mind the sizzling competition among some of the hottest men around the world, we bring you a list of top 10 hottest men in the world- as voted by a popular magazine. Take a look yourself at the top 10.
10. Henry Cavil
Henry Cavil, aged 29 is a British actor and is the 10th sexiest man in the world, as voted by a glamour magazine. He has appeared in various films like The count of Monte Cristo, Stardust and Immortal. The British actor was born on the island of Jersey in Channel Islands. He began acting during prep school and that’s when he developed a passion for it. Though he was also keen on joining the army, if he didn’t become an actor. He got his first break in The count of Monte Cristo by Kevin Reynolds and later starred in TV series Midsomer Murders and a television series of Showtime called The Tudors. Now, he is all set to woo the fans in his upcoming movie- Man of Steel.
9. James McAvoy
The Scottish actor is notable for his role as Professor Xavier in X Men- First Class and his role in Wanted, alongside Angelina Jolie. The 33 year old actor was born in Port Glasgow, Scotland. His acting carrier started at 15 when he debuted in The near room and then continued to make television appearances until 2000s with notable works being State of Play, Shameless and Frank Herbert’s children of Dune. His 2007 released Atonement turned out to be a breakthrough in his career and earned him a Golden Globe Award and BAFTA nomination. Now, he is all set to reprise his role in X Men- Days of Future Past.
8. Paul Wesley
The American actor aged 30 is best known for his role as Aaron Corbett in ABC family miniseries Fallen. He is also well known for his role of hot vampire Stefan Salvatore in CW’s The Vampire Diaries. He has done a number of shows such as 24, 8 simple rules, American Dreams, Army Wives, The O.C. and Wolf Lake among others. He also had a minor role in Roll bounce and is married to actor Torrey deVitto who stars alongside him in the TV series The Vampire Diaries as Meredith Fell.
7. Taylor Lautner
The hot American is not just an actor but also a voice actor, model and martial artist. He is well known for playing Jacob Black in the hit movie franchise of The Twilight Saga. He began his acting career by appearing in TV series such as The Bernie Mac Show, My Wife and Kids and lent his voice for Scooby Doo and Danny Phantom. Later he acted in movies like Cheaper by Dozen 2 and 2011 hit Abduction. His TV series made him a teen idol and he went on to become the sex symbol and was voted at 2nd in Glamour’s “The 50 sexiest men of 2010”. The same year, he was named the highest paid teen actor in Hollywood.
6. Robert Downey Jr.
The 47 year old American actor is the 6th sexiest man alive and his wit and wry humor also add to his charm. He was born to a director father and actress mother in Manhattan and is also known to be a constant drug addict. He made his acting debut in his father’s film Pound at the age of 5. Later he did the title character in Chaplin for which he won an academy award. He has also starred in movies like Bratpack, Less than Zero, Soapdish. After releasing from California Treatment facility and state prison he acted in the TV series Ally McBeal for which he received golden Globe award. His later movies include Due Date, Sherlock Holmes, The Thinking Detective, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Tropic Thunder and Iron Man series.
5. Benedict Cumberbatch
The English actor was born to a family of actors in London. He started acting during school plays and made his acting debut as Titania Queen of the fairies in Midsummer Night’s Dream when he was only 13. His most acclaimed roles are Stephen Hawking in the BBC drama Hawking (2004); Paul Marshall in Atonement; William Pitt in the film Amazing Grace (2006). He also plays the role of Sherlock Holmes in BBC adaptation series Sherlock (2010). He also played a pivotal role in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy in 2011.
4. Michael Fassbender
Michael Fassbender is a German-Irish actor and is voted to be 4th hottest man in the world. He first played the role of Burton “Pat” Christenson in the award winning miniseries Band of Brothers by Tom Hanks and Steven Spielberg. His other notable roles include Lt. Archie Hicox in Inglorious Bastards, Magneto in X- Men: First Class. Other of his works include Jane Eyre, Hunger and Shame.
3. Johnny Depp
John Christopher Depp ii is a 49 year old American actor, producer and musician and the 3rd hottest man in the world. He rose to fame in TV series 21 Jump Street which made him a teen idol but he wanted more exposure and switched to films. He then played the title character of Edward Scissorheads and did other movies like Sleepy Hallow, Charlie and the Chocolate factory, Alice in Wonderland, Rango, Dark Shadow and Pirates of the Caribbean series where he plays Captain Jack Sparrow. He has been nominated for various awards and has won The Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild. He was also voted as the sexiest man alive by people magazine in 2003 and 2009. The highest paid actor has also indulged in serious self harm activities. He once said that” my body is like a journal and every tattoo means something, a reminder of specific time of my life”.
2. Tom Heddlestone
He is an English actor who is known for his role as Loki, a demigod in the movie Thor. He rose to fame with a number of TV shows such as Wallander, The Deep Blue Sea in which he starred alongside Rachael Weisz and Return to Cranford. He has also done some movies such as War Horse by Steven Spielberg, Midnight in Paris and reprised his role of Loki in Marvel’s The Avengers and will be soon seen in Thor: The Dark World playing the magic of his charming eyes again.
1. Robert Pattinson
The heartthrob of millions of ladies and the hottest man in the world- Robert Pattinson! The English actor was born in London and started his career by playing Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. His main breakthrough came with his role as Edward Cullen in the movie adaptation of The Twilight Saga and became one of the highest paid actors in Hollywood. He was named among 100 Most influential People by Time magazine in 2010. He is currently dating his Twilight co-star Kristen Stewart, though the relationship hit a rocky phase after her cheating scandal.