Some are familiar faces (Ben! Brad!) and some are shockers (here's looking at you, Richard!). Check out who's been named Sexiest through the years
Updated: Wednesday Nov 12, 2014 | 06:00 AM EST
By: Janet Mock & Cara Lynn Shultz
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From ancient Greek adonis Akrotatos to modern day heartthrobs like Channing Tatum, take a tour of the most sizzling men of all time
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The Texan's reaction to being named Sexiest Man Alive? "Wait until you see the roles I could take after this," he joked to PEOPLE. "You're going to see my gut hanging over, plus 22 [lbs.] It'll be a whole new kind of sexy!"
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