There are hot men all over the world, but there are some who stand out above the rest. Here are the hottest men in the world right now. This is according to the people who know them best – the women they’ve dated, slept with or married.
What makes a man sexy? It’s a question that has been asked since the beginning of time and still has no clear answer. Is it the way they look? The way they dress? Their personality? Or something else entirely?
The world is filled with sexy men, from gorgeous celebrities to hot actors to handsome models and famous men. I have listed the 51 hottest, in my opinion, and recently CNN poll. Why the top 51, you ask? Well, 51 is my lucky number, so why not! It’s important to give credit to the hot guys who are talented, accomplished, and committed to social causes like equality and environmental protection, in addition to being ridiculously good-looking.
1. George Clooney
Born: May 6, 1961, Lexington, Kentucky, United States
George Clooney is an American actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and philanthropist. He has received three Golden Globe Awards for his work as an actor and two Academy Awards, one for acting in Syriana (2005) and the other for co-producing Argo (2012). George has been on this list for over 20 years as one of the hottest men in the world. I can still remember the first movie I ever watched with him in it.
2. Chris Hemsworth
Born: August 11, 1983, Melbourne, Australia
There’s no denying that Chris Hemsworth is one hot guy. The Australian actor has become a Hollywood heartthrob thanks to his good looks and impressive acting skills. Chris first caught our attention when he played the role of Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films. He’s since reprised the role in several other movies, including The Avengers and Thor: Ragnarok.
3. Brad Pitt
Born: December 18, 1963, Shawnee, Oklahoma, United States
Brad Pitt is one of the most attractive men in Hollywood. He has a chiseled face and a perfect body. Brad also has a great sense of humor. He is always making people laugh. Brad is a great actor, and he always gives 110% to his roles. Brad Pitt is one of the hottest men alive!
4. Ryan Reynolds
Born: October 23, 1976 , Vancouver
He’s got the looks, the charm, and the talent to make any woman weak in the knees. Reynolds began his career starring in Canadian teen soap Hillside. He then went on to star in the television series Two Guys and a Girl and The Amanda Show before making the jump to film with roles in National Lampoon’s Van Wilder, Blade: Trinity, The Proposal, and Green Lantern. But it was his role as Marvel Comics character Deadpool that made Reynolds a household name. He reprised the role in 2018’s Deadpool 2 and will do so again in the upcoming X-Force movie. I love everything Ryan has played in.
5. Michael B. Jordan
Born: February 9, 1987 , Santa Ana, California, United States
Michael B. Jordan is one of the sexiest men in Hollywood. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the charm to make any woman weak in the knees. Michael B. Jordan is the complete package, and we can’t get enough of him! Michael B. Jordan is the perfect example of a modern-day heartthrob, and we can’t wait to see what he does next. Michael B. Jordan, I love you!
6. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is one of the most bankable stars in Hollywood. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the personality to make any movie a hit. And he’s not afraid to take on challenging roles.
Depp got his start in television, appearing on such shows as 21 Jump Street and Private Resort. But it was his role in the film Edward Scissorhands that made him a household name. Since then, Depp has gone on to star in such films as Sleepy Hollow, Charlie, and the Chocolate Factory, Pirates of the Caribbean, and Dark Shadows. I love everything Johnny Depp plays in, especially all of Tim Burton’s films.
7. Jamie Dornan
Born: May 1, 1982 , Holywood, United Kingdom
Jamie Dornan is one hot piece of man candy! The former model and current actor have us all drooling over him, especially after his roles in Fifty Shades of Grey and The Fall. Jamie definitely knows how to set our hearts racing!
8. Henry Cavill
Born: May 5, 1983, Saint Helier, Jersey
Height: 1.85 m
Full name: Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill
Henry Cavill is one of the hottest actors in Hollywood. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the charm to boot. But what makes him even more attractive is his down-to-earth personality. Henry is the kind of guy you can imagine kicking back with a beer and just shooting the breeze. He’s also a total goofball, and his sense of humor is one of the things that makes him so darn irresistible. Have you seen him shirtless?
9. David Beckham
And if you’re ever feeling down about your own hotness, just remember: you’re never going to be as hot as David Beckham. Sorry, it’s just a fact of life. But hey, at least you’re not alone in your David Beckham-related hotness insecurity – we all feel it. Even David Beckham himself probably feels it sometimes. After all, how could anyone live up to that level of perfection?
10. Ryan Gosling
Born: November 12, 1980 , London
Height: 1.84 m
Children: Esmeralda Amada Gosling, Amada Lee Gosling
Ryan Gosling is one of the hottest actors in Hollywood right now. But did you know that he almost didn’t make it? Gosling was born in Canada, and his family moved around a lot when he was growing up. He actually started out as a child actor, appearing in TV shows like “Are You Afraid of the Dark?” and “Flashpoint.” But it was his role in 2004’s “The Notebook” that really made him a household name. Gosling has since gone on to star in hits like “Drive,” “La La Land,” and “Blade Runner 2049.”
11. Bradley Cooper
Bradley Cooper is one of Hollywood’s hottest commodities right now. The actor has been in major films, including American Sniper, The Hangover, and Silver Linings Playbook. He’s also been linked to some of the most beautiful women in the world, including Jennifer Lawrence and Irina Shayk.
12. Robert Pattinson
One of Hollywood’s hottest men is Robert Pattinson. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the attitude that make him one of the most desired men in Tinseltown. While he may not be everyone’s cup of tea, there’s no denying that he’s a force to be reckoned with both on and off the big screen.
13. Pharrell Williams
Pharrell Williams is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, and fashion designer. A native of Virginia Beach, Virginia, Pharrell Williams was born on April 5, 1973. He has six siblings. Pharrell’s father worked as a handyman, and his mother was a teacher. Pharrell spent much of his childhood in the projects of Virginia Beach.
14. Zac Efron
Born: October 18, 1987 (age 34 years), San Luis Obispo, California, United States
Height: 1.73 m
Albums: Z, Z2
Grandparent: June Helene Glidden
Parents: Starla Baskett, David Efron
Nominations: MTV Movie & TV Award for Best Kiss,
Zac Efron is a hot actor who has starred in many movies. He has a great smile and perfect hair. Zac Efron is also a talented singer and dancer. He is currently starring in the new movie “High School Musical 3.” Zac Efron is definitely one of the hottest actors around!
15. Harry Judd
Harry Judd is a British drummer and actor. He is best known as a member of the boy band McFly. Judd began playing drums at the age of eight. He joined McFly in 2003, replacing the previous drummer Darren Fairbrass. With McFly, Judd has co-written seven UK number one singles, including “All About You/You’ve Got a Friend,” “Please, Please,” “Star Girl,” and “Obviously.” He has also appeared in the films Just My Luck (2006) and Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 (2011).
16. Gerard Butler
Hollywood’s Gerard Butler is one of the most popular actors. He is known for his good looks, and his roles in movies such as “300” and “Olympus Has Fallen.” Gerard Butler is a Scottish actor who was born in Paisley, Scotland, on November 13, 1969. He has starred in many popular movies and has won several awards for his work. Gerard Butler is one of the most sought-after actors in Hollywood and is known for his great looks and talent.
17. James Franco
James Franco is an American actor and filmmaker. He began his acting career on television, appearing in the short-lived James Dean-inspired television series James at 15 (1997). James then landed a leading role as the eponymous character in the Freaks and Geeks comedy-drama series (1999–2000).
18. Tom Hardy
Tom Hardy is an English actor and producer. He began his career in 2001 with the drama mini-series Band of Brothers. He has since starred in a variety of films and television series, including Star Trek: Nemesis, RocknRolla, Bronson, Warrior, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy, Lawless, Locke, The Dark Knight Rises, and Mad Max: Fury Road. Hardy has also starred in several theatre productions, including Blood, The Revenger’s Tragedy, and My Name Is Lenny. I love every movie Tom Hardy has been in. I can’t wait until his next.
19. Anthony Joshua
Anthony Joshua is one of the most well-known and successful boxers in the world. He is a British professional boxer who has held multiple heavyweight titles. Anthony Joshua is also considered to be one of the sexiest men alive. He has a large fan base, and many women find him incredibly attractive.
20. Harry Styles
Harry Styles is known for being one of the hottest members of One Direction. He’s got the looks, the style, and the voice that girls swoon over. But Harry isn’t just a pretty face – he’s also got a great sense of humor.
21. Kit Harington
Kit Harington is one of the most popular actors on television today. He is best known for his role as Jon Snow on the HBO series Game of Thrones. He is a very handsome man and has a very large fan base. Kit Harington is someone who is always in the news, and he is always making headlines. Kit Harington is someone who is always in the spotlight, and he is always in the public eye.
22. Zayn Malik
Zayn Malik is a British singer and songwriter. He rose to fame as a member of the boy band One Direction. Zayn left the band in 2015 and signed a solo recording contract with RCA Records. His debut album, Mind of Mine, was released in 2016. Zayn Malik was born on January 12, 1993, in Bradford, England. His mother, Tricia Malik, is of English and Irish descent, and his father, Yaser Malik, is Pakistani. Zayn has two sisters, Doniya and Waliyha. He was raised in a working-class family and attended Lower Fields Primary School and Tong High School in Bradford.
23. Aidan Turner
Aidan Turner’s shirtless is a sight to behold, and his body is absolutely perfect. If you’re lucky enough to see Aidan Turner in person, you’re definitely in for a treat. Aidan Turner is one of the gorgeous men on the planet.
24. Sam Claflin
Sam Claflin is one of the hottest guys everyone talks about. He’s a British actor who has starred in movies such as The Hunger Games, Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides, and Snow White and the Huntsman. He’s been nominated for several awards, including a Teen Choice Award and an MTV Movie Award.
25. Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston is one of Hollywood’s most attractive men. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the charm to make any woman weak in the knees. Tom first came to our attention as the villainous Loki in Marvel’s Thor movies.
26. Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Cumberbatch is an English actor who has appeared in film, television, theatre, and radio. His most notable roles include Sherlock Holmes in the BBC series Sherlock, Dr. Stephen Strange in the Marvel Cinematic Universe films Doctor Strange and Avengers: Infinity War, and Hamlet at the Barbican Theatre.
27. Justin Bieber
Justin Bieber is a Canadian pop star who was discovered via YouTube. He went on to become one of the world’s biggest superstars, with a devoted fan following. Justin has released several successful albums, including “My World 2.0” and “Purpose.” He has also won numerous awards, including Grammy Awards and American Music Awards.
28. Riz Ahmed
Riz Ahmed is a British actor, rapper, and writer. He was born in London in 1982 to Pakistani parents. Ahmed has appeared in films such as Four Lions (2010), Trishna (2011), Nightcrawler (2014), and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016). He has also starred in the HBO series The Night Of (2016) and the Netflix series The OA (2016).
29. Tom Hughes
Tom Hughes is a British actor. He is known for his roles in the television series Silk (2011), Our Girl (2016), and Victoria (2016). Hughes was born in London, England. He studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama. Hughes made his acting debut in the television series The Invisibles (2008). He has also had roles in the series Spooks (2010), Misfits (2011), and Ripper Street (2012).
30. Adam Driver
Adam Driver is an American actor. He is best known for his role as Kylo Ren in the Star Wars sequel trilogy and as Adam Sackler in the HBO comedy-drama series Girls. Driver was born in San Diego, California, on November 19, 1983, to Nancy Wright, a paralegal, and Joe Dougherty, a high school teacher. His parents divorced when he was seven years old, and he was subsequently raised by his mother. He dropped out of college before completing his studies to pursue acting full-time.
31. Joe Jonas
Joe Jonas is best known as a member of the pop rock band Jonas Brothers, alongside his brothers Kevin and Nick. He has also appeared in films such as Camp Rock (2008) and TV shows like Hannah Montana (2006). Joe was born in Casa Grande, Arizona, on August 15, 1989. He is the middle child of Denise, and Paul Kevin Jonas Sr. Joe has three older sisters: Jordan, Alena, and Amanda.
32. Joe Sugg
Joe Sugg is a popular English YouTuber and vlogger. He is also a successful author, having written several books. Joe has over 8 million subscribers on his YouTube channel and is best known for his funny videos and challenges.
33. Jason Statham
A film producer and actor, Jason Statham is from England. Jason was born on July 26, 1967, in Shirebrook, Derbyshire, the son of Eileen (née Yates), a dancer, and Barry Statham, a street seller and lounge singer. He was brought up in Bethnal Green, London. Jason’s ancestors were working-class people who lived in London and Derbyshire.
34. Eddie Redmayne
Eddie Redmayne is an English actor, singer, and model. He began his professional acting career in the early 2000s and has since appeared in a number of stage and screen productions. His most notable roles include Marius Pontmercy in the musical Les Misérables (2012), Eddie Nashton / Newt Scamander in Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016), and Stephen Hawking in The Theory of Everything (2014), for which he won an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award, a BAFTA Award, and a Screen Actors Guild Award.
35. Jason Momoa
Jason Momoa is an American actor, writer, producer, and director. He is known for his television roles as Jason Ioane on Baywatch Hawaii and as Ronon Dex on the military science fiction television series Stargate Atlantis. He also played Khal Drogo in the HBO fantasy television series Game of Thrones and Aquaman in the DC Extended Universe.
36. Wentworth Miller
Wentworth Miller is an American actor and model. He rose to prominence after his role as Michael Scofield in the Fox series Prison Break (2005-2009), for which he received a Golden Globe Award nomination for Best Actor in a Leading Role.
37. Theo James
It is no secret that Theo James is one of the hottest actors in Hollywood at the moment. He’s got the looks, the talent, and the charisma to make any woman weak in the knees. And he’s not afraid to show it off! Whether he’s on the red carpet or on screen, Theo always looks his best. He knows how to work a suit and he’s not afraid to show a little skin. Theo is the total package, and we can’t get enough of him!
38. Matt Damon
Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Damon began his acting career by appearing in high school theater productions. He made his professional acting debut in the film Mystic Pizza (1988). He came to prominence in 1997 when he wrote and starred in Good Will Hunting alongside Ben Affleck, which won them the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay and earned Damon a nomination for the Academy Award for Best Actor.
39. Tom Holland
Holland was born in Kingston upon Thames, Surrey, in 1996. He began his acting career when he was cast as one of the leads in the British film “The Impossible” (2012). The film was based on the true story of a family who was caught in the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. Holland received praise for his performance in the film, and he won several awards, including the Hollywood Film Festival Award for Breakthrough Actor.
40. Will Smith
Smith was born Willard Christopher Smith Jr. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Caroline (Bright), a schoolteacher, and Willard C. Smith Sr., a refrigeration engineer. He grew up in West Philadelphia’s Wynnefield neighborhood and was raised Baptist. He has three siblings, sister Pamela, who is four years older than he is, and twins Harry and Ellen, who are three years younger. Smith attended Our Lady of Lourdes, a private Catholic elementary school in Philadelphia.
41. Jared Leto
Jared Leto is an American actor, singer, and director. He began his acting career in the early 1990s, appearing in television roles before making his film debut in How to Make an American Quilt (1995). Leto achieved recognition for his role as Jordan Catalano on the television series My So-Called Life (1994). He made his film debut in How to Make an American Quilt (1995) and received critical praise for his performance in Prefontaine (1997).
42. Chris Evans
Evans was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and raised in the nearby town of Sudbury. His mother, Lisa (née Capuano), is an artistic director at the Concord Youth Theater, and his father, Robert Evans, is a dentist. His uncle is actor Scott Evans. He has Irish, Italian, and English ancestry. Evans graduated from Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School and attended Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City.
43. Enrique Iglesias
Enrique was born in Madrid, Spain, on May 8, 1975 to Spanish singer Julio Iglesias and Spanish-Filipino socialite and magazine journalist Isabel Preysler. His older brothers are Chabeli and Julio. Enrique Iglesias started his career during the mid-1990s on an American Spanish Language record label Fonovisa Records under the name Enrique Martinez, before switching to his notable surname Iglesias.
44. Louis Tomlinson
Louis Tomlinson is a singer and songwriter best known as a member of the boy band One Direction. He was born Louis Troy Austin on December 24, 1991, in Doncaster, South Yorkshire, England. Louis began his musical career by posting videos of himself singing covers of popular songs on YouTube. In 2010, he auditioned for the British singing competition The X Factor and was subsequently grouped with four other contestants to form One Direction.
45. Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo is a Portuguese professional soccer player who plays for the Spanish club Real Madrid and the Portugal national team. He is widely considered to be one of the best players in the world, and he has won numerous awards, including the Ballon d’Or and FIFA World Player of the Year. Cristiano Ronaldo was born on February 5, 1985, in Funchal, Madeira, Portugal.
46. Tom Welling
Welling was born in Putnam Valley, New York, and grew up in nearby Owing Mills, Maryland. His mother worked as a TV news producer and his father was a pilot. He has an older brother, Mark Welling, who is also an actor. Welling began modeling at the age of 10 and landed his first acting gig in 2000, when he appeared in an episode of the medical drama Judging Amy.
47. Richard Armitage
Richard Armitage is a British actor. He has worked in theatre, film and television. His most notable roles include John Thornton in North & South, Guy of Gisborne in Robin Hood, Thorin Oakenshield in The Hobbit trilogy and Richard Hanning in Cold Feet.
48. Shawn Mendes
Shawn Mendes is one of the hottest young musicians in the world right now, and it’s easy to see why. The talented singer-songwriter has a body that any guy would envy, and he’s not afraid to show it off. Shawn Mendes shirtless photos are all over the internet, and they’re definitely worth checking out. If you’re a fan of Shawn Mendes, or just a fan of hot guys, then you’ll definitely want to check out these shirtless photos. Shawn Mendes is definitely one to watch in the coming years, and we can’t wait to see more of him.
49. John Krasinski
John Krasinski is one of the hottest actors in Hollywood, and he’s not afraid to show it! The star of The Office has been photographed shirtless on numerous occasions, and he always looks amazing. Whether he’s playing beach volleyball or just relaxing in the sun, John always looks great without a shirt on.
50. A$AP Rocky
A$AP Rocky, born Rakim Mayers, is an American rapper, actor, and songwriter. He is a member of the hip hop group A$AP Mob, from which he adopted his moniker. A$AP Rocky rose to prominence in 2012 with the release of his mixtape Live. Love. A$AP, which received critical acclaim and earned him a record deal with Polo Grounds Music, RCA Records, and Sony Music Entertainment. His debut studio album “Long Live A$AP”(2013) debuted at number one on the Billboard 200, making it one of the most successful hip hop albums of all time.
51. Tyler Hoechlin
Tyler Hoechlin is an American actor who is known for his roles as Michael Sullivan Jr. in the 2002 film Road to Perdition, as Martin Brewer on the television series 7th Heaven, and as Derek Hale on the MTV series Teen Wolf. He has also appeared in the films Solstice and Hall Pass. Tyler was born in Corona, California, on September 11, 1987. Tyler’s father is of German descent, and his mother is of English and Dutch ancestry.
What Makes A Guy Hot?
There’s no one answer to the question of what makes a guy hot. Some people might find a guy with muscles hot, while others might prefer a guy with a more laid-back vibe. Ultimately, it all comes down to personal preference. However, there are some general things that tend to make guys hot, such as confidence, a sense of humor, and a good smile.
Additionally, some people might find guys with darker skin hot, while others might prefer those with lighter skin. There are no rules when it comes to what makes a guy hot – it’s all about what turns you on! So don’t be afraid to go after the guy you think is hot – he just might be into you, too!
Are Guys With Tattoos Hotter?
Are guys with tattoos hot? The answer may depend on who you ask but in general, yes! Many people find the mystery and bad boy appeal of a man with tattoos irresistible. There is something about a guy with ink that screams confidence and sex appeal. Of course, not all guys with tattoos are created equal – some are hotter than others.
Who Is The Sexiest Actor Right Now?
There are a lot of hot actors out there, but who is the hottest? That’s a tricky question to answer. There are a lot of factors that go into what makes someone desirable, including physical attractiveness, talent, and personality. The hottest actors now include Chris Hemsworth, Zac Efron, and Channing Tatum. They’re all incredibly talented and good-looking and have the charisma that makes them irresistible on the big screen.
No matter who you think is the hottest actor; there’s no denying that they’re all incredibly talented and attractive people. Who is your favorite? Here is a more extensive list for you from IMDB