The Sexiest Man Alive 2001: Pierce Brosnan

Check out the leading man looks that made Pierce Brosnan (above with Thomas Crown Affair co-star Rene Russo) PEOPLE'S Sexiest Man Alive 2001.

SEXY SPY

By 2000, Brosnan had appeared in several feature films and was an established leading man. He teamed up with Jamie Lee Curtis in that year's thriller, The Tailor of Panama, in which he played – what else? – a slick British spy.