2004's Sexiest Men Alive

Take a peek at some of the hottest of the hot – 16 of PEOPLE's sexiest men of the year, including Jude Law, Orlando Bloom and more

ADAM BRODY

With his role as sexy geek Seth Cohen on FOX's hit The O.C., Brody, 24, attracts throngs of teenagers. "Girls freak out over him," says the show's co-executive producer Stephanie Savage of Brody, who is dating his onscreen love interest Rachel Bilson. Next up: After costarring with Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie in 2005's Mr. and Mrs. Smith, he'll romance Meg Ryan for In the Land of Women.