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!

SALT & PERFECTION

The salt-and-pepper-haired Clooney, here in February, has come a long way from his swanky '80s mullet – and he's perfectly okay with it. "You don't want to try to look younger because you'll look wrong. You dye your hair, you look wrong," he told Playboy. And Clooney, who turns 51 on May 6, is clearly doing everything right.