Sexiest Man Alive 2014

Presenting 2014's Sexiest Men Alive

Chris Hemsworth leads a long list of insanely hot guys. Better block off time in your schedule because you'll want to spend a while staring at some of the stars who earned a spot in our special issue, on newsstands Nov. 21

CHRIS HEMSWORTH

"I think you've bought me a couple of weeks of bragging rights around the house," 2014's Sexiest Man Alive, 31, tells PEOPLE in this week's cover story. "I can just say to [wife Elsa Pataky], 'Now remember, this is what the people think, so I don't need to do the dishes anymore, I don't need to change nappies. I'm above that. I've made it now.' " The brooding star made it long ago, though, finding a home on Aussie soaps before moving to the U.S. and striking it big with Thor.