Most Beautiful People 2005

See Julia, Brad, Angelina, Jessica and 14 more gorgeous guys and gals from our annual issue

ANGELINA JOLIE

Angelina Jolie bested beauties including Beyonce and Jennifer Lopez as PEOPLE.com readers' choice for Most Beautiful Woman. Part of the allure of the 29-year-old actress and U.N. goodwill ambassador is her down-to-earth persona. "She doesn't act like a Hollywood star," says a local resident who lives near Jolie in Buckinghamshire, England. "Other than the fact that she is very beautiful, you really won't pay her much notice."