1. Zac Efron
Efron since his inception in Disney Channel was touted as someone to watch and he proved everyone right by his performance in High School Musical. As Troy he made every girl’s heart skip a beat. His relationship with Gabriella is beyond heavenly. So much so that when he and Vanessa Hudgens broke up, there was not a dry eye in the room. He also made that envious transition from being a Disney star to a bankable Hollywood actor quite seamlessly by his movies such as New Year’s Eve, Extremely Wicked, shockingly evil and vile and The Greatest Showman. His personal life has been a very enticing subject of tabloids for many years.
2. Chris Hemsworth
There is a reason Marvel Cinematic Universe is one of the highest grossing franchises in the world. One of those is that every actor fits into their role to the T. And therefore it can be said with utmost confidence that nobody could play the hunky but with a heart of gold character Thor more perfectly than Chris Hemsworth. Hemsworth first came into attention with his role as Kim Hyde in the soap opera Home and Away. His latest endeavours include Men In Black: International and Extraction. He has been married to Spanish actress Elsa Pataky since 2010 and shares three children with her.
3. Channing Tatum
Channing Tatum was announced the sexiest man alive in 2012 and by all means one look at him and it is clear that he definitely deserves it. His breakthrough first came with his appearance in the movie Step Up that gave him a lot both personally as well as professionally. Personally, because he met his future wife Jenna Dewan, there with whom he unfortunately got divorced from in 2019. His other endeavours include the Magic Mike series, romantic movie Vow and 21 Jump Street series. He is known for his undeniable charm and magnetism that he brings to all his characters.
4. James Franco
James Franco is one of the most revered actors of the generation. He made a splash with the series Freaks and Geeks where he played the ever charming Daniel. After that his career catapulted with his role in the original Spider Man trilogy that shot him to stardom. Though he has always been a handsome face it has been his phenomenal acting that has captivated everyone. His acting abilities came full throttle in 127 hours for which he was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor. His brothers Dave and Tom Franco are also in the same industry.
5. Jensen Ackles
For many girls in their 90s Jensen Ackles was their ultimate crush. He first gained fame through his part in Smallville and then became the ultimate heartthrob through his work as Dean Winchester in Supernatural. His work in Supernatural has been highly appreciated and some have also opined that the humorous depth that he brings to the series has played a huge role in keeping the show fresh. Unfortunately the show will breathe its last this year with its final fifteenth season. Apart from Supernatural and Smallville, Ackles’ credits include shows like Days of our Lives and Dark Angel. He is married to One Tree Hill fame Daneel Harris with whom he shares two children.
6. Chris Evans
Evans was always meant to be a superhero. With his looks as well as demeanour he always manages to skip a beat in many people’s hearts. He has played two superhero roles in his career, one as a Human Torch in Fantastic Four and then as the hunky Captain America. Apart from these comic book roles he is also well known for playing characters in features like Not another Teen Movie, Scott Pilgrim v/s the world and Knives Out. Evans has always been closely guarded about his personal life, a terribly difficult thing to do for someone in his position. It has been speculated that he is dating Lily James currently.
7. Liam Hemsworth
If there is one thing you can say about Hemsworth brothers is that they are a hot lot. Liam got into the spotlight with his role in The Hunger Games Saga. He played the charismatic best friend Gale Hawthorne. Apart from this star making role he is also known for features like The Last Song, The Expendables 2 and Most Dangerous Game. An interesting tidbit about him is that he was also in contention for the role of Thor which made his brother Chris an overnight star. He was married to pop star Miley Cyrus but got divorced from her in 2019.
8. Ian Somerhalder
For many of us Ian Somerhalder’s Damon was the ultimate bad boy crush in the last decade. His role in The Vampire Diaries made us literally swoon due to his hotness. Before having his breakthrough as Damon Salvatore Somerhalder gained stardom by appearing as Boone Carlyle in Lost, and Hamilton Fleming in Young Americans. He continued playing Damon for eight seasons, becoming the executive producer for the last one. He was in a relationship with his co-star Nina Dobrev for 3 years and is now married to Nikki Reed with whom he shares a daughter.
9. Brad Pitt
Brad Pitt is a forever hottie, even now at the age of 56 he is considered by many as the most attractive man alive. He has been an extremely influential actor in terms of his work. He first gained spotlight through Thelma & Louise.After that he had a string of leading roles in movies like A River Runs Through It (1992) and Legends of the Fall (1994), and the horror film Interview with the Vampire (1994). He has produced critically acclaimed movies like The Departed (2006) and 12 Years a Slave (2013). He has been in several high profile relationships with actresses like Gweynth Paltrow, Jennifer Aniston and Angelina Jolie with whom he separated in 2019.
10. Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is not only a Disney Legend but also a bona fide heartthrob. He has been in the industry a long time being both a favourite in genre specific movies as well as Independent features. He has proved his mettle in franchises like the Pirates Of The Carribean and Fantastic Beasts, as well as independent features like Black Mask, Donnie Brasco and Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas. He shares two children with Vanessa Paradis and at present is fighting a tumultuous legal battle with his former wife Amber Heard.
11. Leonardo DiCaprio
People still to this date argue that the wooden panel was enough for Jack to jump on it and save himself. The reason the character is so revered even to this date is because of the depth Leonardo played it with. He brings his depth and charm in abundance into all the roles that he plays in his career. He has gained a lot of acclaim for features like The Aviator, Blood Diamond, Unchained and The Revenant. He has been awarded an Academy Award, a BAFTA, and a Golden Globe Award.His last known relationship was with Toni Garrn.
12. Ryan Reynolds
Ryan Reynolds’ Deadpool is probably the most outrageous yet adored Superhero of this generation. Deadpool is probably Reynolds’ most known character and feature. Reynolds before Deadpool was probably known as the suave and charming go-to romantic hero with movies like Just Friends and The Proposal. He is earnest in all the characters he plays.He has won several Teen Choice Awards and People’s Choice Awards. He was married to fellow MCU actor Scarlett Johannson and then got married to his Green Lantern co-star Blake Lively with whom he shares three children.
13. David Beckham
David Beckham is a former professional footballer who retired in May 2013 after a 20 year career. He represented England and started off at the age of 17 being a part of Manchester United. During his time as a footballer he was known for being the highest earning player. He earned over $50 million in 2013. His relationship with his wife Victoria Adams Beckham has been widely covered in the media with them being dubbed as a Supercouple on multiple occasions. They share four children Brookly, Romeo, Cruz and Harper.
14. Bradley Cooper
For Bradley Cooper success came late but when it came, it was lasting and gave him a firm reputation as an actor. His breakthrough came with his role in Hangover that he played in the entire trilogy. He built on his success with features like New York, I Love You, Valentine’s Day and The A- Team. He got acclaim as an actor as a divorced, bipolar man in Silver Linings Playbook. He was married to Jennifer Esposito, then had relationships with high profile personalities like Renée Zellweger, Zoe Saldana, Suki Waterhouse and Irina Shayk with whom he has a daughter.
15. Chris Pine
A lot of us were shocked when Chris Pine whisked away Anne Hathaway’s character in Princess Diaries as he was not Michael whose pairing with Mia we all grew accustomed to love from the books. But Chris Pine sold it marvellously he made us ship his character with Mia through his effortlessness and of course his looks. He then went on to make a name for himself through the Star Trek reboot series. His other features include Unstoppable, Into the Woods, Wonder Woman and Outlaw King. He is currently in a relationship with British actress Annabelle Wallis.
16. Ryan Gosling
Ryan Gosling found footing in the industry as a child actor in Disney shows like The Mickey Mouse Club, Are You Afraid of the Dark? And Goosebumps. He gained his breakthrough when he appeared as the leading man of the hit romance The Notebook. His first Academy nomination as a Best Actor happened with Half Nelson.. He then continued to build on his career with parts in features like Crazy, Stupid, Love, the political drama The Ides of Mach, Drive and La La Land. There was not a dry eye in the room when he and his Notebook co-star Rachel McAdams broke up. He is currently in a relationship with Eva Mendes with whom he has two daughters.
17. Adam Levine
Since crooning ‘She Will be Love’ there has literally been no looking back for Adam Levine. His band Maroon 5 is one of the most renowned in the world. It is hard to imagine him being the face of any other band but he was actually associated with a musical act before Maroon 5 known as Kara’s Flowers, which broke up as it was not able to achieve much success. Levine has produced 6 albums in total with Maroon 5 for which they have been awarded three Grammy Awards and three American Music Awards. His acting credits include a supporting role in American Horror Story, Begin Again and The Clapper. Levine is married to Victoria’s Secret Model Behati Prinsloo.
18. Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. has had an extremely topsy turvy career to say the least. He was touted as one of the actors to watch in his youth with several critical and popular successes but because of substance abuse lost his footing but gained his footing again in his middle age. He is known to the movie goers as his popular character Iron Man in ten films which led to his achievement as the second highest grossing actor of all time. He gained his first Academy nomination with his work in the feature Chaplin. After achieving Sobriety again in 2003 he has given critical and commercial features Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, Zodiac and Tropic Thunder.He is currently married to Susan Levin.
19. Jake Gyllenhaal
Jake Gyllenhaal entered the industry with parts in his father’s movies like A Dangerous Woman and Homegrown. He achieved his breakthrough portraying Homer Hickam in October Sky. He became a bankable star with The Day After Tomorrow. More appreciation came his way with his heartbreaking portrayal in the tragic romance Brokeback Mountain wich earned him a nomination for the Academy Award of Best Supporting Actor. After breaking up with Taylor Swift in 2011 the actor is currently dating French model Jeanne Cadieu.
20. Heath Ledger
If there is one thing that can be saidwith utmost believe about DC, it is that nobody could play Joker better than Heath Ledger. He brought a gravity to the character that wasn’t there in previous reiterations. The heartbreaking aspect of all of it is that Ledger died before reaping the fruits of his hardwork in the movie by an accidental overdose of medicines. His biggest role in his lifetime was probably as Ernis Del Mar in Brokeback Mountain which won him nominations as lead Actor in both BAFTA and Academy Awards. Ledger shares a daughter with Dawson’s Creek actress Michelle Williams.
21. James Dean
If there is someone to be blamed for many girls’ unhealthy obsession with bad boys, it definitely has to be James Dean. Both his on- screen and off- screen personas contributed to that. Maybe his off-screen personality was a cheeky effort to establish a following, but the way he played his rebel character in movies like Rebel without a Cause, East Of Eden and Giant were all captivating to say the least. Had he not been killed in an unfortunate car crash he would have definitely had been someone to look for. He gained two posthomous Academy Award nominations for leading actor. His relationship with Pier Angeli is his most remembered romantic liaison.
22. Gerard Butler
Gerard Butler began his career with small roles in features like Mrs Brown, Tomorrow Never Dies and Tale of The Mummy. His moment in the spotlight happened with the role of Dracula in Dracula 2000 where he co-starred with Christopher Plummer and Johnny Lee Miller. He followed it up with roles in films like Attila, Reign Of Fire and Lara Croft: Tomb Raider-The Cradle Of Life. His most bankable role to date has undoubtedly been as King Leonidas in Zack Synder’s fantasy war film 300. He has been very secretive about his personal life and has not married yet.
23. Orlando Bloom
If you can hold yourself against a stalwart like Johnny Depp, there has to be a star quality in you for sure. He is an actor known for giving amazing performances in epic, fantasy, historical and adventure films. His biggest roles to date have undoubtedly been as Will Turner in Pirates Of The Carribean film series and Paris in Troy. He is currently seen in a starring role in the Amazon Prime Video series Carnival Row. Bloom has had several high profile relationships with stars like Kate Bosworth, model Miranda Kerr and singer Katy Perry. He has a boy with Kerr and is expecting a girl with Perry.
24. Alex Pettyfer
The British Actor Alex Pettyfer first broke into the scene with his role as Alex Rider in the 2006 movie Stormbreaker. He has also been a successful moden for various brands and campaigns. As an adult he garnered prominence with parts in features like I Am Number Four, Beastly and Magic Mike. His latest performance was in critically panned The I- Land playing the sociopath Brody. He is currently engaged to model Toni Garrn after dating for just ten months.
25. Chris Pratt
Chris Pratt started off in the industry with a leading role in The WB drama series Everwood following it up with features in Wanted, Jennifer’s Body, Moneyball, The Five Year Engagement, Zero Dark Thirty, Delivery Man and Her. During this time he achieved comic excellence for his role as Andy Dwyer in Parks and Recreation. His role as Star- Lord in Guardians Of The Galaxy catapulted him into a leading man status. He is to reprise that role in the upcoming sequel in Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 3. After a 10 year marriage with Anna Faris Pratt began a relationship with Katherine Schwarzenegger whom he married on June 8, 2019.
26. Taylor Lautner
Probably a decade ago when Lautner appeared in the Twilight, nobody thought he would become the hunky werewolf that girls would drool over in the next three movies. He began with small roles in features like The Bernie Mac Show and My Wife and Kids before getting selected as Jacob Black. In recent years he has played starring roles in the BBC sitcom Cuckoo and the second season of Scream Queens. After the conclusion of Cuckoo it seems like the handsome hunk took a break and is yet to return. He has been rumoured to date pop stars like Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez. Currently he is committed to Taylor Dome, a nurse by profession.
27. Matt Bomer
Matt Bomer has the suave and the charm to make any woman go weak in her knees which he portrayed in full length in his parts in shows like White Collar. He gained prominence early in his career with recurring roles in series like Chuck. He is currently enjoying a starring role in the DC Universe’s Doom Patrol. An openly Gay man he is known for his endeavours to promote more awareness about his community and he also makes a conscious effort to not play stereotypical roles. He shares three children with his partner Simon Halls.
28. Dylan O’ Brien
Teen Wolf to its credit for the majority of its run was successful in maintaining its fervour, aura and flavour. But somehow the final season did not fit the fibre, it almost felt like a seperate being mostly because Stiles played by Dylan O’ Brien was sparsely present in it. Though he backed down because of a life threatening injury but still the void was nevertheless felt. Dylan O’ Brien established himself after his success in the show with his starring role in the dystopian franchise The Maze Runner. Brien till a year ago was dating Britt Roberson.
29. Patrick Dempsey
The phrase ‘It is a good to save lives’ still beats on our heartstrings mainly because of the swoons Patrick Dempsey aka McDreamy generated each time he appeared as his star making role- Derek. One of the most saddest events to date to hit our tv screens is undoubtedly the death of everyone’s favourite doctor. He has spread his charm in a number of romantic comedies like Sweet Home Alabama, Enchanted and Made Of Honour. Apart from acting Dempsey is also a huge fan of motor racing, and has stated multiple times that he would walk away from acting to pursue motor racing full time. Dempsey is currently married to Jillian Fink with whom he shares three children.
30. Ewan McGregor
McGregor is known to the filmgoers by his breakthrough role as Obi Wan Kenobi in the prequel Star Wars trilogy. A role he will reprise in an upcoming series. He garnered more acclaim with his roles in Moulin Rouge!, Big Fish, Robots, Angels and Demons and The Ghost Writer. McGregor is currently one of the most established actors in the world having been named the fourth most influential person in British culture. McGregor was separated from his wife Eve Mavrakis in 2017 when he met Mary Elizabeth Winstead whom he started dating.
31. Colin Farrell
Colin Farrell, an Irish actor started off his career with the BBC drama Ballykissangel in 1998, and made his film debut in the Tim Roth-directed drama The War Zone in 1999. He made a name for himself in Hollywood through parts in war drama Tigerland and American Outlaws.
It was his work in In Bruges that earned him a Golden Globe Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy. In 2020 he was ranked no. 5 on The Irish Times list of Ireland’s greatest film actors. He shares children with American model Kim Bordenave and Polish actress Alicja Bachleda-Curuś.
32. Jude Law
Jude Law is one of the best actors of our generation evident by the fact that he has been nominated for two Academy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards, three Laurence Olivier Awards, and two Tony Awards. Law established himself as a Hollywood actor through his role in The Talented Mr. Ripley. He also portrayed the iconic part of Dr. Watson in Sherlock Holmes (2009) and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011). He became a part of a public scandal when he apologised to his then wife Sienna Miller for having an affair with his children’s nanny. He is currently married to his girlfriend Phillipa Coan.
33. Jared Padelecki
Padelecki rose to fame through his role ironically as Dean in Gilmore Girls. He then went on to star in movies like New York Minute (2004) and House of Wax (2005). His breakthrough came when he was cast as Sam Winchester in the dark fantasy television series Supernatural. The series was a breakout hit for WB and has become the longest running sci-fi series after being renewed for a fifteenth season which will be its last. He will then star in the reboot of classic Walker, Texas Ranger. He is married to his Supernatural co-star Genevieve Cortese.
34. Jamie Dornan
Jamie Dornan is known to the movie goers as the suave and sexy Christian Grey in the Fifty Shades franchise. But even before it he became a heartthrob by his modelling ventures and juicy roles in movies like Marie Antoinette (2006) and television series Once Upon A Time. He gained huge acclaim in the role of a serial killer in the Northern Irish drama series The Fall. He ranked at number 32 on The Irish Times’ list of Ireland’s greatest film actors. He is married to English actress and singer-songwriter Amelia Warner with whom he shares three children.
35. Justin Timberlake
Timberlake was in the 90s what One Direction boys hoped that they could be. He was everyone’s dream boyfriend. Right from his Disney days he just had a unique aura about him that was unmissable. There was not a dry eye in the room when NSYNC broke up, everyone was literally devastated. But he progressed in his career through his solo endeavours Justified and FutureSex/LoveSounds. He has also had a successful acting career with movies like The Social Network, Bad Teacher, Friends with Benefits, and In Time. After high profile relationships with personalities like Britney Spears and Cameron Diaz he married actress Jessica Biel with whom he shares a kid.
36. Dave Franco
It seems like good looks run in the Franco family. I mean just look at the Franco brothers. They are hotter than hell and can make any girl go weak in their knees. Can you believe it that there was a huge chance that we might not have seen the perfection that is Dave Franco on the screen as he initially wanted to be a creative writing teacher in High School. But stars aligned and Franco was sent to a theater class by his brother’s agent and Dave picked up a knack for it. Dave married his longtime girlfriend Allison Brie in 2017.
37. Christian Bale
Let’s just make one thing clear from the get go that nobody could play Batman better than Christian Bale. After playing multiple supporting roles in movies like Little Women (1994) and Pocahontas (1995) Bale established himself as a leading actor by playing the serial killer Patrick Bateman in American Psycho (2000). He became a world phenomenon with his franchise roles as Batman and John Connor. He will soon enter MCU as an undisclosed character in Thor Love and Thunder. He has been married to Sandra Blažić since 2000.
38. Henry Cavill
From Batman to Superman Henry Cavill achieved worldwide fame with his role as Superman. He made everyone emotionally invested in Superman through his brilliant portrayal and fortunately will reprise his role in future installments. His first moment in the spotlight happened with a part in Showtime’s Tudors. After that he went on to star in big features like Tristan & Isolde (2006), Stardust (2007), Blood Creek (2009), and Immortals (2011). Recently he played the character Geralt of Rivia in the Netflix Fantasy series The Witcher.
39. Theo James
Divergent fans will always mourn the loss of their franchise. Yes the quality might have dipped film after film, but the casting was beyond perfect. Nobody could have played Four as perfectly as Theo James did making every Divergent fan especially girls giddy with joy. Apart from the Divergent franchise Theo is known for features like crime drama series Golden Boy (2013), the horror films Underworld: Awakening (2012) and Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) and the action film How It Ends (2018). James in real life is married to Ruth Kearney.
40. Tom Hiddleston
Tom Hiddleston is mostly known for playing the role of Loki in the MCU, a role which he will reprise in an upcoming series. Though this role was undoubtedly his breakthrough, he has since then played many parts that have given him worldwide acclaim. His leading part in the limited series The Night Manager garnered him two Primetime Emmy Award nominations for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Limited Series or Movie and Outstanding Limited Series. He catched a lot of eyes when he became involved in a whirlwind romance with Taylor Swift in 2016.
41. Nick Jonas
Nick Jonas first came into prominence by being the sweet boy of the three member act Jonas Brothers. The band’s breakthrough happened when they appeared in Camp Rock which catapulted their popularity. Nick as a singer has produced several successful albums, 4 with his band Jonas Brothers and three individually. He then made a foray into acting with supporting roles in Last Man Standing and Smash. After several high profile relationships he married Indian actress Priyanka Chopra.
42. George Clooney
Clooney’s appeal could be judged by the face that there was a time every woman in the world wanted to land him because it just seemed impossible to do so. Truly there were bets and all on who he will marry or if he will save his eternal bachelor status forever. He is also an acclaimed actor and has received three Golden Globe Awards and two Academy Awards. He gained spotlight first by his role of Dr. Doug Ross in ER. And then went on to establish himself as a leading man with the Ocean’s trilogy. Clooney married human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin in 2014.
43. James McAvoy
James McAvoy first came into attention through his role in the UK version of Shameless. Playing the mysterious Steve McBride he definitely tugged at a lot of heartstrings, definitely one of which was his co-star Anne- Marie Duff with whom he went on to have a ten year relationship. Apart from independent ventures like The Last King of Scotland (2006) James is also known for his franchise roles such as Dr. Xavier in X Men and Mr. Tumnus, in The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.
44. Michael Fassbender
Fassbender first made a foray into acting through stage productions and then achieved worldwide fame through his part of IRA activist Bobby Sands in Hunger. He gained immense fame by his role as Magneto in the X Men franchise, a role he has reprised in almost 4 movies. His titular role in Steve Jobs garnered him Academy Award, BAFTA, Golden Globe and SAG nominations. He married Swedish actress Alicia Vikander in 2017 after dating her for three years.
45. Tom Cruise
Tom Cruise is probably one of the biggest names in the industry for the last three decades. With a filmography as long as his and roles as diverse as his, he has catapulted himself into an icon for many young actors worldwide. He made his breakthrough with Risky Business (1983) and action drama film Top Gun (1986). After which he built on his success with roles in successful features like the drama A Few Good Men (1992), the thriller The Firm (1993), the horror film Interview with the Vampire (1994), and the romance Jerry Maguire (1996). He has created a franchise around himself with Mission Impossible. He has been married three times to actresses Mimi Rogers, Nicole Kidman and Katie Holmes.
46. Tom Hardy
Cool, charismatic, handsome, manly, whatever Adjectives are used for this hunk will still be less compared to his quality. No wonder why his fans keep falling for his hard-working and super attractive persona. Tom Hardy, the English actor and producer is well known for his realistic portrayal of characters. Though he had been previously working as a model, his first feature film debut was in 2001 with Ridley Scott’s thriller Black Hawk Down. He has trained himself cage fighting and has rigorously trained himself with MMA fighter Nathan Jones to portray his character in Venom. As a versatile actor Hardy has played different shades of characters in movies including Peaky Blinders, Legend, The Revenant, Taboo, Venom etc. He won BAFTA Rising Star award in 2011 and was nominated for Academy Award for best supporting star in 2015.
47. Shemar Moore
There is no one who can resist the charms of this handsome well-built American actor. The fans say that he can melt hearts with his pleasant smile. Shemar Moore started his journey in the glamour world as a fashion model. Later he shifted his career to acting and earned fame for the character Malcolm Winters on The Young and the Restless. He has also been part of shows and movies like Criminal Minds, S.W.A.T, Justice League: War, Justice League Vs. Teen Titan, The Death of Superman, The Reign of Superman, American Soul etc. He was nominated for a People’s Choice Award for his character portrayal on Criminal Minds. He was awarded Daytime Emmy Awards as an Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series.
48. Chace Crawford
It is often said that his blue eyes and intimidating gaze can increase the heartbeat of anyone. Chace was listed as one of US most eligible bachelors by Paper Magazine in 2009. Chace became the heartthrob of every high school teen when he starred in the teen drama series Gossip Girl as Nate Archibald. He bagged five Teen choice awards in four years for this character of Nate. He is also known for being a part of movies and TV shows like The Convent, The Haunting of Molly Hartley, Twelve, Blood and Oil etc. He was casted to play the Deep in the Amazon Prime Video Original series The Boys.
49. Jared Leto
Jared Leto is the man behind the villainous character of Joker in the movie ‘Suicide Squad’. The multi-talented actor is the co-founder and lead-vocalist of the California based music band Thirty Seconds to Mars (1998). His acting debut was with a minor role in Camp Wilder (1992). Jared snatched the limelight with his portrayal of Jordan Catalano in the teen drama series My So-Called Life. His film debut was with the movie How to make an American Quilt’ (1998). He has proved his versatility by starring in movies including Requiem for a Dream, Dallas Buyers Club, The Red Line, Blade Runner 2049, The Outsider etc. He received an Academy Award for best supporting character for the role of Rayon. He has also won Critics’ Choice Award, Golden Globe Award.
50. Zayn Malik
The ‘Bradford Bad Boy’ of One Direction started his journey as a normal kid auditioning for the X Factor and joined his fellow members of One Direction. Only in a few years the band ended up reaching the top of almost every chat including Billboard 200 while ruling the American music industry with their fandom Directioners. As a part of the pop boy band he has been a part of the release of albums Up All Night, Take Me Home, Midnight Memories, Four. After leaving 1D in 2015 Zayn started his own music career with his solo debut studio album Mind of Mine (2016) which with its lead single “Pillowtalk” reached number 1 in different countries. He has released another album Icarus Falls and more than 15 singles while collaborating with artists including Taylor Swift, Kehlani, Sia, Nicki Minaj.