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2011 Sexiest Man Alive Favorites

Bradley Cooper tops our "hot" list, but see who else – Liam! Ryan! Idris! – joins him as this year's honorees

DYLAN MCDERMOTT

McDermott put the fear factor back in prime time with his new FX series American Horror Story, but thrillers and chillers weren't exactly the shows he tuned into while growing up. "I used to watch I Dream of Jeannie after school," the 50-year-old star tells PEOPLE. "I was fascinated by her in that outfit, and I wanted to live in that bottle with her."