Sexiest Man Alive 2014

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Aloha, abs! The Honolulu-born Game of Thrones actor endured six-hour workouts – and bulked up his 6-foot-4-inch frame from 210 to 230 lbs. – to play Conan the Barbarian in the remake of the '80s film. So how did the 32-year-old actor celebrate the movie's wrap? "I flew straight to Rome and just [ate] pasta," Lisa Bonet's offscreen leading man said.