(Updated 2022-11-03)


The question of who is the most handsome man in the world has crossed your mind for various reasons and we are here to help you figure it out. Many factors help to determine the beauty of a man. Some of these factors may include their physique, height, eyes, facial structure, hairstyle, and social status, among others. It is worth noting that everyone in the world has their criteria for determining the most handsome men. Here, it becomes difficult trying to convince someone that so and so is handsome. However, in this article, you will get to read about 30 of the most handsome men in the world based on trends, popularity, etc.

List of the handsome men in the world

1. Johnny Depp

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John Christopher Depp is a known American actor who acts as good as he looks. Born in 1963, Johnny Depp’s charm is not leaving him anytime soon. He is notable for his extensive and eccentric film choices at which he excels for being the most versatile actor. Oh! He sings as well. The American actor dropped out of high school mainly to pursue his music career.

2. David Beckham

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David Robert Beckham, the well-known former professional footballer, is killing it with his stunning looks. His popularity shot while he was an on-field player and has since maintained a perfect physique and face to match. At 45, David is sure to turn heads and is featured in Giorgio Armani’s underwear as their model. The father of four is said to be the Sexiest Man on the planet!

3. Brad Pitt

This list couldn’t go further without mentioning William Bradley Pitt, the glorified American actor come film producer. Brad Pitt is the definition of male handsomeness as he comes with sharp jawlines, a great hairstyle, and a body to die for. The 57-year-old Brad ages like fine wine and topped the list as the sexiest man alive, twice!

4. Tom Cruise

Thomas Cruise Mapother, an American actor, and producer, is perhaps the most handsome man whose attractiveness doesn’t leave him with age. Born in 1962, Tom Cruise comes in with his appealing appearance and excellent acting skills make him among the most-paid actors worldwide. He is known for his Mission Impossible film series and portrays a dynamic disposition.

5. Idris Elba

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You’ve probably seen him in a couple of magazines, portrayed with his unmatched signature suit look. Idrissa Akuna Elba, the English actor, producer, etc., has been on our screens since we all can remember and his charm is still intact. With a height of 6’2”, ladies go gaga at the thought of him. Idris Elba fits well into the Tall, Dark, and Handsome category.

6. Bradley Cooper

Born in 1975, Bradley Charles Cooper is an American actor and filmmaker with charisma like no one else’s. He stands at 6’07”, being the perfect height for a guy and an attractive face to boot. Since 1999, Bradley has been gracing our screens with his exquisiteness and a matching hairstyle.

7. Leonardo DiCaprio

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Leonardo Willhelm DiCaprio is the face engrossed on our screens for sure. He is an American actor, producer, and environmentalist who has graced our screens with various unconventional films. His charms and looks as well as his hard work and determination have seen him become a successful actor in the industry today.

8. Cristiano Ronaldo

When talent meets good looks, Cristiano Ronaldo happens. He is a professional footballer from Portugal and is currently playing for Juventus. Cristiano is one of the most sought-after and illustrious athletes in the whole world and topped various platforms as the highest-paid athlete in recent years. His beauty is unrivaled.

9. Omari Hardwick

Omari Latif Hardwick, born in 1974 is an actor, producer, a rapper, a poet, and a podcaster. After his debut on the Starz Power series in 2014, Omari was accorded the sexiest man on earth, and with good reason. I mean, look at him. Perfect physique and approachable allure make him the best one yet.

10. Robert Pattison

Since we are randomly reviewing handsome men in the world, Robert Pattinson would have been top of the list. He was recently christened as the most handsome fellow amongst all others. He has excellent features including a “perfect face” as a renowned facial surgeon would put it. Pattison earned universal popularity thanks to his conventional vampire allure.

11. Hrithik Roshan

Leading in the Indian film industry, Hrithik Roshan is quite a snack. He is notable for taking up thought-provoking roles in the industry and is reputed among the most handsome men in the world. Roshan has a well-endowed body structure and his height is just fine. With all these physical features coupled with his charismatic temperament, he indeed appeals to the eye. 

12. Hugh Jackman

This list wouldn’t have been complete without the legendary Hugh Michael Jackman. He is best known for his Wolverine/Logan character in the X-Men film. Born in 1968, Hugh Jackman displays an excellent physique with a whooping-1.9-meter height to boot. At a glance, this man is a representation of male perfection. What’s more, he enjoys singing to his beloved.

13. Zac Efron

Zachary David Alexander Efron is both an actor and a singer based in America. He started as a supporting player but thanks to his fine face and acting, he rose to an aboveboard superstar at a young age. From his hairstyle, fine-looking jawline, and body structure, Zac Efron is an embodiment of what handsome men should look like.

14. Gerard Butler

Gerard James Butler was born in 1969 in Scotland and is a reputed actor. He studied law but soon turned to act, at which he excels. Gerard Butler has unique physical features that display his rugged machismo. He exhibits a cool and collected personality which adds to his good looks that don’t fade with age. 

15. Ryan Gosling

Ryan Thomas Gosling is an actor who began his career as a child in the Disney Channel’s The Mickey Mouse Club. The Notebook romantic film put him out there and from which he earned extensive popularity. His well-outlined jawline and hairstyle have earned him a place on the list of the most handsome men in the world.

16. Kevin Pietersen

Kevin Pietersen is a familiar name in the cricket big leagues. He is the retired England International and was formerly a cricket commentator. Born in 1980, Pietersen has striking body features with a face of elegance. He stands at a 1.93-meter height which makes him fit right into our list of our topmost handsome men in the world.

17. Chris Hemsworth

Christopher Hemsworth was born in 1983 in Melbourne Australia. He is the hottest Australian actor with a chiseled body physique. Chris constantly works on his body to stay in perfect shape in order to take part in various films. Since 2002, Chris has been gracing our screens with his exceptional body features, attractive face, and excellent acting skills.

18. Chris Evans

Christopher Robert Evans came into the spotlight with his Captain America role in the Marvel Cinematic Universe series. Since then, he has been featured in various films where he displays exceptional acting skills. What’s more, Chris Evans has the perfect physique and face shape that qualifies him to be in this category of handsome men in the world.

19. Omar Borkan Al Gala

Who knew being extremely handsome could be a crime? Omar Borkan Al Gala understands this perfectly. He is a model, photographer, and actor based in Iraq. Omar was sent away from Dubai and banned in Saudi Arabia for exceeding the level of handsomeness. It is without a doubt that he is the leader in the list of the most handsome men in the world.

20. Milo Ventimiglia

At a glance, Milo Anthony Ventimiglia displays excellent physical features that wow the ladies in the world. Being an American actor, producer, and director, Milo constantly appears on our screens to display his acting prowess. His popularity shot through the roof thanks to his Jess Mariano role in the Gilmore Girls television series. He is also popular for his role in the NBC Heroes series.

21. Jared Leto

Jared Joseph Leto is dazzling the world with his “Jesus looks. He is an American songwriter, musician, and actor. Jared made his first appearance on the screen in the early years of 1990. He then joined the music group, Thirty Seconds to Mars in 1998 where he is the lead vocalist. With a height of 1.8 meters and a great hairstyle, Jared is undoubtedly among the most handsome men in the world.

22. Tom Hardy

Edward Thomas Hardy is an English-based actor who was born in 1977. He is reputed for his salient nice looks and eccentric character that were seen when he was a child and young adult. His popularity slowly began rising in 1998 when he topped an on-screen modeling competition. Today, he is prominent for his clever performances in mainstream epics and cult films.

23. Enrique Iglesias

Enrique Miguel Iglesias Preysler is a name known to many, particularly for his wonderful vocals. He hit big in 1995 when he first debuted his self-titled album, topping Billboard’s Latin Albums chart. His appearances are just as exquisite and a 1.87-meter height to boot. Enrique’s songs have crashed language barriers while keeping the bashes hip.

24. Henry Cavill

Widely known for his Superman character in DC Comics, Henry William Dalgliesh Cavill keeps winning the hearts of his followers with his allure. He has a wide jawline that makes his face extremely appealing. Henry Cavill is said to have the perfect height that adds to his attractiveness. At 38, Cavill’s beauty is not leaving our screens anytime soon.

25. James Franco

Born in 1978, James Edward Franco is an actor, writer, painter, and filmmaker based in America. He has starred in TV shows (including Greeks and Freaks) and films and written quite a number of books. The talented 43-year-old is indubitably attractive with his cool charms and captivating personality and that is why he is among the top 30 most handsome men in the world.

26. Keanu Reeves

The name, Keanu Reeves is interpreted in Hawaiian as “cool breeze over the mountains”. He is a 56-year-old Canadian actor who started small in theatre productions. His acting career has taken him years of hard work and determination to attain his current position in the industry. Keanu Reeves is notable for his cool allure portrayed both in his acting and in real life.

27. Justin Timberlake

Justin Randall Timberlake is a name known to many around the world, particularly for his vocals and acting skills. He is a singer-songwriter, actor, and record producer with sales exceeding 88 million records. After years of bringing sexy back, he still got it. At 40, his allure doesn’t seem to leave him.

28. Charlie Hunnam

Charles Matthew Hunnam is as hot as they come. He was born in 1980 in the UK and is an eminent English actor and screenwriter with skills unmatched. The 41-year-old displays good looks with his unique hairstyles that make headlines on various platforms. Surprisingly, all his hairstyles suit him. He is blessed with a nice physique whereby he works hard to maintain.

29. Ian Somerhalder

Perhaps the most beautiful man on earth, Ian Somerhalder should be topping this list. He comes in differently with his blue eyes and perfect jawline.

He featured in the Vampire Diaries series and has since been stealing the hearts of many in the world. Ian’s smile completes his attractiveness and portrays a magical personality. He is so handsome that he entered the modeling industry as a child, at 14 years.

30. Channing Tatum

Channing Matthew Tatum is widely known for his Step Up dance series film. He was born in 1980 and portrays marvelous strapping looks. Channing’s greyish eyes and solid physique deliver a perfect appearance and this explains why he is on this list of the world’s most handsome men.


Is your favorite celebrity on this list of the most handsome men in the world? If not, they just missed by the whiskers because virtually everyone who displays their talents extensively is handsome.

We carefully chose the men on this list based on their general appearances and the talent they share with the whole world. The compilation was taken from vast social media forums and other platforms. These 30 most handsome men are also known to display good character to match their physical appearance.

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Nicolas Desjardins

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