George Clooney: The Way You Want Him

As the actor turns 51, take a look back at how he earned the title of Sexiest Man Alive – twice!


One golden boy meets another at the 2005 Academy Awards, when a dashing Clooney (in his now-signature black-tie) accepts the Best Supporting Actor award for Syriana. "Sexiest Man Alive, 1997," he reminds the audience during his speech, before again making fun of his turn as Batman – twice.