Sexiest Man Alive 2014

All the Sexiest Man Alive Covers

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

2011

From his piercing baby blues to his command of the French language, Bradley Cooper caused quite a stir when he nabbed PEOPLE's hunkiest honor. "I think it's really cool that a guy who doesn't look like a model can have this [title]," the Hangover star told PEOPLE. "I think I'm a decent-looking guy. Sometimes I can look great, and other times I look horrifying."