Sexiest Man Alive 2014

Is Britain Home of the Sexiest Bachelors?

From Idris Elba and Henry Cavill to Robert Pattinson and Theo James, PEOPLE pays tribute to the hottest stars from across the pond

HENRY CAVILL

With a hit film, those laser beam blue eyes and a jawline that could chisel away even the most hardened of hearts, there's no questioning Cavill's superhuman appeal. But even the Man of Steel isn't perfect, admitting to Details that his boarding school nickname was "Fat Cavill": "I bawled on the phone to my mom four times a day."