The term handsome is quite subjective! There are no definitive parameters of judging how a good looking person is, but personality speaks volume! A charismatic personality with impressive features can be as close to an ideal definition of a handsome man as possible. The list of most handsome men in the world is endless as every walk of life has good looking men; here, we have tried to pick some of the actors and players that have been earning the title of the most handsome men in the world year after year. The list goes beyond young charmers. It also contains veteran actors who have aged gracefully and ruling the movie or sports industry with their good looks.
List of Top 10 Most Handsome Men in the World
1. Chris Evans
Captain America is the most revered superhero of the Marvel Universe. He began his career with the television series, Opposite Sex in 2000 and went on to be a part of much English drama. The actor received global fame with his role – Steve Rogers / Captain America, The First Avenger (2011), Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014), Captain America: Civil War (2016), and The Avengers (2012), Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), and Avengers: Endgame (2019).
Besides being part of world-famous dramas and Marvel Universe, in 2014, the actor debut in Broadway with Kenneth Lonergan’s play Lobby Hero that got him nominated in Drama League Award. His stunning hairstyle and eyes have earned him number 1 spot in our list of the most handsome and desirable men in the world in 2021. He will be soon seen in the Netflix film adaptation of the novel The Gray Man opposite Ana de Armas and Ryan Gosling.
2. Tom Cruise
Thomas Cruise Mapother IV, fondly known as Tom Cruise, is undoubtedly the hottest man in the world. The American actor and producer started his career in 1981 with the supporting role in Endless Love. After series of successful movies, Tom Cruise received critical acclaim for his breakthrough performance in The Color of Money (1986), Top Gun (1986), Rain Man (1988), and Born on the Fourth of July (1989). The actor also received Golden Globe Award for his role in Ron Kovic. In 1996, he won another Golden Globe Award for Best Actor for his movie Jerry Maguire.
In the ’90s, Cruise went on to play divergent roles like a navy lawyer in A Few Good Men (1992), a vampire in Interview with the Vampire (1994), and a secret agent in Mission: Impossible (1996). The immense popularity of Mission: Impossible led to its sequels in 2000, 2006, 2011, 2015, and 2018.
The actor has been nominated thrice in Academy awards for his amazing performance in Born on the Fourth of July, Jerry Maguire and Magnolia in the year 1990, 1997 and 2000, respectively. In 2000′ the actor featured in a number of action-packed movies that gave him star-like status across the globe. Over the years women even men also have gone gaga over him and find him most attractive. The 58-years-old actor has aged gracefully and is still considered the most handsome man in the world. Owing to the super hits he has given and commercial acclaim he holds, Tom Cruise also tops the list of the top richest actors in the world. The actor will be soon seen in the Mission: Impossible 7 that is slated to release in 2022. Besides his most attractive physique and looks, the actor is also known for his dashing hairstyles.
3. Hrithik Roshan
The Indian Greek God, Hrithik Roshan, made his debut in the Hindi movie industry in 2000 with his double role in Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai. The actor also won the prestigious Filmfare award for Best Actor and Best Male Debut for the same. With his first movie itself, Roshan was tagged as good looking actor. In the following years, the actor did some serious movies like Fiza, Mission Kashmir, Yaadein. In 2001, the actor became heart-throb of the nation with his supporting role as Rohan Raichand in Ka in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… which led him to another Filmfare award in the category of the supporting actor. Today he is one of the highest-earning actors in India. Hrithik’s popularity is not restricted to Bollywood only.
He has been labelled as the ‘Top Most Handsome Man in the World’. In 2019, he topped the list of Top 5 Most Handsome Men in the World’. Owing to his love for fitness, the actor also owns HRX, India’s first homegrown brand that focuses on active and sportswear. He is also the first superhero of India-Krrish.
Some of his movies in which he literally stole everyone eyes with his acting and looks are Dhoom 2 (2006), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), Guzaarish (2010), Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011), Agneepath (2012), Bang Banf 2014, War (2019), Krrish 2 and 3. As he ages, the actor remains the most handsome man in India and globally. The actor will be next seen in the action thriller film titled ‘Fighter’ opposite Deepika Padukone.
4. Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt’s name in the top 10 most handsome men in the world is no surprise for everyone. The dashing actor stepped into Hollywood as a young actor in 1989 with the horror film Cutting Class; since then, the actor has given many blockbusters that include Fight Cub (1999), Moneyball (2011), World War Z (2013) and many others to name. The actor has completed 21 glorious years in Hollywood. With each passing year, he looks more handsome.
In 2019, Brad Pitt’s movie Once Upon A Time in Hollywood won two Academy Awards and many other prestigious awards. Brad Pitt is ruling Hollywood with his great looks and acting skills. Pitt is also one of the most influential and powerful men in the American Entertainment industry.
5. Bradley Cooper
Bradley Charles Cooper is a charmer for a reason! The actor joined the acting industry in 1999 with a small role in the television series Sex and the City, and in 2001 he marked his debut in the film industry with Wet Hot American Summer. With his brilliant performance in the spy-action television show Alias (2001–2006), as Will Tippin, the actor received recognition in the industry. The actor then tried his hand in comedy with Wedding Crashers (2005), and The Hangover 2009 was a complete game-changer for him. The movie was critically and commercially successful, making Cooper one of the leading star in the American movie industry.
Cooper then acted in several romantic comedies like Silver Linings Playbook (2012), the black comedy American Hustle (2013), and the American Sniper (2014) that earned him a nomination in the Academy Awards. He later lent his voice to the famous character Rocket Raccoon in the Marvel Cinematic Universe that garnered him many accolades. In 2018, the actor joined hands with global icon Lady Gaga and directed, produced and acted in A Star Is Born. For which he earned three nominations in Oscar and 2 Grammy and many other prestigious awards. The 46-year-old actor dominates many young good looking actors with his most magnificent eyes and charismatic personality.
6. David Beckham
The legendry footballer has also made it to the list of top 10 most handsome men in the world with his charming looks. In 2015, People Magazine included him in the list of handsome male celebrities, and then the soccer legend gained the title of Sexiest Man of Alive in the same year, 2015. At the age of 17, Beckham started his career with Manchester United. He went on to win the Premier League title 6 times and twice FA Cup and UEFA Champions League in 1999. He then joined Real Madrid and won the La Liga championship in his final season.
Post that, there was no looking back as he became a youth sensation. In 2013 he was also listed as the highest-earning player in the world, with his earnings equal to $50 million in the former year. Presently, he co-owns Inter Miami CF and Salford City.
Known for crossing ability, bending free-kicks, and passing range, Beckham is one of the most recognised midfielders of his generation.
7. Robert Pattinson
Next in our list of top 10 most handsome men in the world is the latest turned Batsman, Robert Pattinson; who is known for versatile acting. The English actor is a thorough charmer! Following the footsteps of Tom Cruise, Robert Douglas Thomas Pattinson is also one of the highest-paid actors in the world. The noted Time magazine has listed the actor’s name in 100 most influential people in the world and is also part of the Forbes Celebrity 100 list. The looker has the most gorgeous eyes that would make any female fall for him.
In 2005, Robert Pattinson made his way to the big screen with the iconic role of Cedric Diggory in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire. Later he featured as Edward Cullen in The Twilight Saga film series (2008–2012), that gained him worldwide recognition. After that, there was no looking back, as the actor cemented his acting career in showbiz with dramas like Remember Me (2010) and Water for Elephants (2011). In 1920 he made a comeback to mainstream cinema with his stellar performance in Tenet (2020), and soon you will see him as the new Batman in his upcoming movie The Batman in 2022.
Besides acting, Robert loves to play the piano and guitar. He has also sung for many movies. Adding to this, Robert Pattinson “was found to be 92.15% accurate to the Greek Golden Ratio of Beauty Phi — which measures physical perfection,”
8. Zayn Malik
Up next most handsome guy in the world is singer-cum-entrepreneur sand philanthropist Zayn Malik. Zain Javadd Malik began his career in the music industry by participating in the music show The X Factor in 2010. In the same show, he formed his famous music band –One Direction, which was a best-selling boy band of all time and is credited for many famous English songs.
The songster left the group in 2015 and debut with the solo album Mind of Mine (2016). Zayn Malik was the first British male artist whose music topped the chartbusters in UK and US, owing to which he tasted international fame.
If we have to choose one feature that makes him so attractive will be his magnificent eyes. Besides his fans, the Science and Golden Ratios of beauty phi has rated Zayn’s face structure as 91% accurate, making him one of the top 10 most handsome men in the world.
He has received many accolades that include American Music Award and an MTV Video Music Award. On top of this, he is the only artists to win the Billboard Music Award for New Artist of the Year for two times.
Apart from the music industry, he is a well-known name in the fashion industry; in 2016, he was listed as the most influential people in fashion by The Business of Fashion’s annual BoF500 index. That’s not it, he also owns the shoe line, The Giuseppe for Zayn capsule collection in association with Italian footwear designer Giuseppe Zanotti.
9. George Clooney
The veteran actor George Clooney has worn many hats! Besides being a wonderful actor, he is a successful director, screenwriter, producer and philanthropist. George marked his debut in the entertainment industry in 1978 with his sitcom E/R as Dr Doug Ross. After a series of television shows, the actor made his way to movies in the ’90s with his breakthrough performance in Dusk till Dawn (1996) and Out of Sight (1998).
In 2001, he got global fame with Ocean’s Eleven, after which the actor moved to directing. Besides number of accolades, in 2005, the actor won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor for his movie Middle East thriller Syriana. In 2013, he received another Academy Award for Best Picture for producing Argo, the political thriller.
Known to be the most attractive man in the world, George Clooney has the most handsome face in the world. According to the Greek golden ratio of beauty, he has a near-perfect ratio of nose-to-lip and his chin and eye spacing is also perfect, making him the most handsome man in the world.
10. Omar Borkan Al Gala
The Iraqi model, actor, and photographer is a complete charmer. He became an overnight internet sensation when his couple of photos surfaced on the internet, leading to the steep rise in his fan following on his social media. Following which the heart-throb was invited in several television programs for interviews and was introduced as -“the most handsome Arab man in the world” or “the most handsome man in the world.’’ Al Gala is currently the top Middle East model and official ambassador for Samsung. His mysterious, hazel coloured eyes and masculine charm has garnered him the label of the sexiest men alive.
Above, we have capsulated a list of top 10 most handsome men in the world. And the list also contains the Indian heart-throb Hrithik Roshan who has been winning people’s hearts globally since 2000 when he made his debut. The list also has names of many A-listers like Tom Cruise, Bradley Cooper, Brad Pitt and many more. Do let us know who, according to you is most handsome man besides your father!
Tom Cruise, Bradley Cooper, Hrithik Roshan and others listed above are labelled as the most handsome man in the world.
Leading magazines like Nubia magazines conduct a pole for the most handsome man in the world and share the list every year.
The list of handsome man in India is endless, but Hrithik Roshan surely tops the list.