Sexiest men - then and now

• The most sexy men - then and now

The American magazine People is known worldwide. However, not only interesting articles, exciting interviews and the latest news from the world of show business make it so popular. Each year the magazine awards its prize - "Sexiest Man of the Year". Basically, it is obtained by the actors, although this year - an exception, and the title went to singer Adam Levine.

In this issue, we present you the winners of the title "Sexiest Man" from 1985 to 2013. You will see a collage of two photos - photo taken at a time when a celebrity has been nominated for the magazine People, and photos reflecting the current "state of affairs". Here are only the title holders, who are alive today.

Sexiest men - then and now

The Australian actor Mel Gibson was the first person to whom the American magazine "People" in 1985 declared the sexiest man of the year.

Sexiest men - then and now

1986: Mark Harmon is an American actor, who also played football.

He was nominated for an Emmy in 1977 for his role as Robert Dunlap in the TV movie "Eleanor and Franklin: the years in the White House." Since 2003 Harmon stars as Leeroy Jethro Gibbs in the series "NCIS" on TV channel CBS.

Sexiest men - then and now

1987: Harry Hamlin, an American actor, who played a lawyer Michael Kuzak in the series "LA Law" from 1986 to 1991.

Since then he has appeared in several episodes of the sixth season of the series "Mad Men" in the role of Jim Cutler, and in 2013 was nominated for an Emmy as Best Guest Actor series "A Tale of Two Cities". In 1988, John F. Kennedy Jr. was chosen the sexiest man in the world. He died in 1999.

Sexiest men - then and now

1989: Sean Connery.

In its 59 years the Scottish actor became the oldest man and the first Briton, who in 1989 was named the sexiest man in the world. He also was the first James Bond.

Sexiest men - then and now

1990: Tom Cruise.

American actor was nominated for three Oscars and won three Golden Globes. It is the highest paid actor in Hollywood. "Rain Man" (1988), "A Few Good Men" (1992), "Jerry McGuire" (1996), "Vanilla Sky" (2001), "Minority Report" (2002), "The Last Samurai" (2003), " partner "(2004)," War of the worlds "(2005)," Tropic Thunder "(2008)," Jack Reacher "(2012) and" Oblivion "(2013). In 1991, the sexiest man in the world has been recognized by Patrick Swayze, who died in 2009.

Sexiest men - then and now

1992: Nick Nolte.

Born in 1941, the actor from the state of Nebraska, United States. He was nominated for an Oscar three times, twice in the category "Best Actor" and once as "Best Actor". The list of his films are: "The Abyss" (1977), "48 Hours" (1982), "Down and Out in Beverly Hills" (1986), "Another 48 Hours" (1990), "The Prince of Tides" (1991) "Cape fear" (1991), "Oil of Lorenzo" (1992), "Sorrow" (1997), "The Thin red line" (1998), "The Hulk" (2003), "The Good thief" (2003) and "The Warrior" (2011).

Sexiest men - then and now

1993: Richard Gere.

In 1993, People magazine took a break and instead reward "the most sexy man" presented an award "sexiest couple" - Richard Gere and Cindy Crawford. In the piggy bank Gere's many hit films, including "An Officer and a Gentleman," "Pretty Woman," "Primal Fear," "evil passions" and "Chicago." In 1994, the prize was not awarded.

Sexiest men - then and now

1995: Brad Pitt, the first of his two awards.

He was born in 1963, she has received four Oscar nominations and five nominations at the Golden Globes. He starred in such films as "Thelma and Louise" (1991), "Where the River Runs Through It" (1992), "Interview with the Vampire" (1994) and "Legends of the Fall" (1994), "Seven" (1995) "12 monkeys" (1995), "Fight club" (1999), "Ocean's 11" (2001), "Troy" (2004), "12 Ocean's twelve" (2004), "Mr. and Mrs. Smith" (2005) "Ocean's 13" (2007), "The Curious Case of Benjamin Loaf" (2008), "The man who changed everything" (2011) and "War of the Z" (2013). He lives with actress Angelina Jolie.

Sexiest men - then and now

1996: Denzel Washington.

American actor until he became the only African-American to get this title. Washington has won two Golden Globe Awards and Tony Awards and two Oscars: for best supporting actor in the movie "Glory" (1989) and Best Actor in the film "Training Day" (2001).

Sexiest men - then and now

1997: George Clooney, the first of his two awards.

This is the only actor who was nominated for an Oscar in six different categories. Actor, director, producer and screenwriter has received three Golden Globe Awards for his actor's work and two Oscars - one for acting, and the second as a co-producer of the film "Operation: Argo" in 2013. He starred in the drama "ER" from 1994 to 1999. His major films - "11", "12" and "13" Ocean's Twelve.

Sexiest men - then and now

1998: Harrison Ford, American actor and producer.

He starred in the movie "Star Wars" and "Indiana Jones". He is married to actress Calista Flockhart.

Sexiest men - then and now

1999: Richard Gere became the first two-time winner in the category of "the sexiest man of the year" - the first time he won the title in tandem with Cindy Kroyford as "the most sexy couple."

Sexiest men - then and now

2000: Brad Pitt is considered to be the first two-time "solo" are winners.

Sexiest men - then and now

2001: Pierce Brosnan.

The second James Bond, won the title, and the first Irish actor in this category. In addition, he played Bond in films such as "The Fourth Protocol", "Mrs. Doubtfire," "Dante's Peak," "The Thomas Crown Affair," "The Matador," "Mamma Mia!" And "Ghost".

Sexiest men - then and now

2002: Ben Affleck, American actor, director, producer and screenwriter.

As famous writer, won an Oscar and a Golden Globe for best screenplay for "Good Will Hunting" (1997) with Matt Damon. Appeared in films "Armageddon" (1998), "Pearl Harbor" (2001), "The miracle of a series" (2002), "The Sum of All Fears" (2002), "Daredevil" (2003) and "The Town" (2010) .

Sexiest men - then and now

2003 Johnny Depp, the first of his two awards.

He was nominated for top awards many times, but he got a Golden Globe for the film "Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street", as well as the award of the Guild of actors for the film "Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl."

Sexiest men - then and now

2004: Jude Law.

He was nominated for an Oscar as Best Supporting Actor in the film "The Talented Mr. Ripley" in 1999. In 2000 he won the BAFTA Award for Best Actor for the role in the film. In 2003, he nominated for an Oscar for Best Actor for the film "Cold Mountain." It is also famous for his role as Dr. Watson in 2009, and in the sequel, Sherlock Holmes in 2011.

Sexiest men - then and now

2005: Matthew McConaughey.

In the 2000s McConaughey famous roles in romantic comedies, including the films "The Wedding Planner" (2001), "How to Lose A Guy in 10 Days" (2003), "Failure to Launch" (2006) and "Ghosts girlfriends "(2009). Since 2010 he is a little change genre and starred in such films as "The Lincoln Lawyer" (2011), "Bernie" (2011), "Killer Joe" (2011), "Magic Mike" (2012) and "of Dallas club buyers "(2013).

Sexiest men - then and now

2006: George Clooney, the second victory.

Sexiest men - then and now

2007: Matt Damon.

American actor was nominated for a Golden Globe for her role in "The Talented Mr. Ripley" (1999), as well as an Oscar for Best Supporting Actor in the film "Invictus" (2009). One of the 40 most highly profitable actors of all time.

Sexiest men - then and now

2008: Hugh Jackman, Australian actor, famous for his role as Wolverine in the film about the X-Men.

His work in the musical "Les Miserables" won him his first Oscar nomination in the category "Best Actor" and his first Golden Globe. He is also a singer, dancer, and won a Tony for his role in the musical "The Boy From Oz." In 2009, he led the 81st Oscars.

Sexiest men - then and now

2009: Johnny Depp, the second award.

Sexiest men - then and now

2010: Ryan Reynolds.

Canadian actor who starred in such films as "Shut up and serve: the story of Margaret Kammermeyer," "Van Wilder," "Just Friends," "Definitely, Maybe," etc. It is also famous for his role as Green Lantern...

Sexiest men - then and now

2011: Bradley Cooper.

American actor became famous after the trilogy, "The Hangover" (2009-2013), "A-Team" (2010), "Limitless" (2011) and "The Place Beyond the Pines" (2013). The film "My guy - crazy" earned him a nomination for the Academy Award for best actor.

Sexiest men - then and now

2012: Channing Tatum.

American actor and producer, known for his roles in the films "Step Up" (2006), "Dear John" (2010), "The Oath" (2012), "Macho and Botan" (2012) and "Magic Mike" (2012).

Sexiest men - then and now

2013: Singer Adam Levine, lead singer of Maroon 5, and a judge of the American show "The Voice", this year became the sexiest man of the year by the magazine People.