Sexiest Man Alive 2014

Sexiest Man Alive: Who Could Be Next?

Tom Cruise, Johnny Depp, Brad Pitt – who could inherit the crown from these past PEOPLE cover stars?

SMA '06, '97: GEORGE
SEXY-IN-WAITING: JON

Like George Clooney, Jon Hamm has come late to the fame game. But at 40, Mad Men's dashing leading man is proving he's just hitting his stride and having fun doing so, with his dramatic turn in The Town and multiple hosting gigs on Saturday Night Live.