My Top 30 Male Celebrity Crushes; Old and New + When

They're not actually in any particular order. My tastes change every few years, along with the fandoms they come from.

I also mention the moment...what they were in to make me crush on them. Some are old crushes- like before I reached puberty.
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1.
Colin Morgan
Actor, Merlin
Colin Morgan is a Northern Irish actor, best known for playing the title character in the BBC TV series Merlin. Morgan attended Integrated College Dungannon, winning the 'Denis Rooney Associates Cup' for best overall student in the third year, before gaining a National Diploma in Performing Arts from the Belfast Institute of Further and Higher Education in 2004...
“ I've watched Merlin from when it first aired, and adored the show. But strangely enough I didn't start to crush on it's star until series 2. Then looking back on series 1, I thought...'I must be crazy not to have noticed how adorkable this guy is!' ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
2.
Misha Collins
Misha Collins is an American actor best known for his role as the angel Castiel on the TV series Supernatural (2005). He has had recurring roles on ER and 24, and has guest-starred on NCIS, Nip/Tuck, NYPD Blue, CSI, CSI:NY, Monk and Charmed. On the big screen, Misha is most known for his role in a film called "Karla" about a real life serial killer named Paul Bernardo...
“ I have the other guys of Supnat on my list, but he tops because soon as he made his entrance...BOOM = Pregnant. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
3.
Bradley James
Actor, Merlin
When he was young, Bradley either wanted to be a professional footballer or an actor. As it turned out he followed the acting route and Bradley attended the Drama Centre London which is said to have been very tough on its students but worthwhile. He got a few small jobs after leaving the DCL such as Dis/connected and Lewis but his big break was on Merlin playing the character of Prince Arthur...
“ He is alright, funny...handsome. But I don't dream of him. That's why Colin Morgan is my number 1.

The moment I thought he was hot...series 2; sweet dreams. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
4.
“ I crushed on him when I first watch Daybreakers and he smiled...OMG. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
5.
“ He's one of those actors that's been a child actor for a decade but I didn't notice him until 'Teen Wolf' as Officer Parrish in 2013/14. But the first time I saw him was in Mean creek- but I paid no atttention to him. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
6.
Tom Hiddleston
Thomas William Hiddleston was born in Westminster, London, to English-born Diana Patricia (Servaes) and Scottish-born James Norman Hiddleston. His mother is a former stage manager, and his father, a scientist, was the managing director of a pharmaceutical company. He started off at the preparatory school...
“ OMG- this man- I shall never recover- I discovered this man as Loki on tumblr- then I chose to watch Thor...and the rest is as they say history, Avengers was next. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
7.
Jared Padalecki
Jared Padalecki was born in San Antonio, Texas, to Sherri (Kammer), a teacher of English, and Gerald Padalecki, a tax accountant. He is of Polish (father) and German, English, Scottish, and French (mother) descent. Jared started to take acting lessons when he was 12. Then, he won the "Claim to Fame" Contest in 1999 and got to appear on the Teen Choice awards...
“ I fell for this man on the first episode of 'Supernatural' which I started watching this year (2011). ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
8.
Jensen Ackles
Jensen Ross Ackles, better known as simply Jensen Ackles, was born on March 1, 1978, in Dallas, Texas, to Donna Joan (Shaffer) and actor Alan Ackles. He has English, German, and Scottish ancestry. Jensen grew up in Richardson, Texas, together with his older brother, Joshua, and a younger sister...
“ This man took a lot longer for me to crush on. It was when Dean got turned into a vamp...it was like...BOOM! He is hot!. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
9.
Cillian Murphy
Actor, Inception
Striking Irish actor Cillian Murphy was born in Douglas, the oldest child of Brendan Murphy, who works for the Irish Department of Education, and a mother who is a teacher of French. He has three younger siblings. Murphy was educated at Presentation Brothers College, Cork. He went on to study law at University College Cork...
“ The Bad guy in Red Eye. Beat Me with a stick. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
10.
Desmond Harrington
Actor, Dexter
Desmond Harrington was raised in the Bronx New York. Prior to acting Desmond attended Manhattan college briefly, worked as a laborer, landscaper, a cold caller at a brokerage firm, and finally a bartender in Manhattan, where a co-worker invited him to attend an acting class. Harrington landed his first role in Luc Besson's The Messenger: The Story of Joan of Arc.
“ You probably think...Dexter, right? WRONG!!!!!!
I crushed on him when I watched the movie GhostShip this spurned a fanfiction I wrote. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
11.
Robert Downey Jr.
Robert Downey Jr. has evolved into one of the most respected actors in Hollywood. With an amazing list of credits to his name, he has managed to stay new and fresh even after over four decades in the business. Downey was born April 4, 1965 in Manhattan, New York, the son of writer, director and filmographer Robert Downey Sr. and actress Elsie Downey (née Elsie Ann Ford)...
“ Um Iron Man...then Sherlock Holmes...good choices, I knew then I had to watch all his movies, which is what I do with all my crushes. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
12.
“ Supernatural. Though it wasn't till series 5, when he returned...It was then that I realized the guy had something funky going on, I think it's the dark circles under his eyes. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
13.
Benedict Cumberbatch
Benedict Timothy Carlton Cumberbatch was born and raised in London, England. His parents, Wanda Ventham and Timothy Carlton (Timothy Carlton Congdon Cumberbatch), are both actors. He is a grandson of submarine commander Henry Carlton Cumberbatch, and a great-grandson of diplomat Henry Arnold Cumberbatch CMG...
“ Didn't realize I fancied this dude till I started reading Sherlock fanfiction. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
14.
“ An old crush, when I watched him in the invisible man, a short series which should have run longer. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
15.
Kiefer Sutherland
Kiefer Sutherland was born in London, England, UK, to Canadian actors Shirley Douglas and Donald Sutherland, who moved to California shortly after his birth. His maternal grandfather, Tommy Douglas, was a Scottish-born Canadian politician who was a Premier of Saskatchewan for over 17 years and led the national NDP party for almost 10...
“ Can't remember when I started to like this guy...I think it was the phonebooth...his voice..mmmm, then...flatliners?...then I watched 24. Then Young Guns. I had to watch everything.

If you want to see cuteness watch crazy moon.

My crush has faded slightly. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
16.
“ He is an old crush, I fancied him in The league of extraordinary gentleman as Jekyll, but I have moved on. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
17.
Martin Freeman
Martin Freeman is an English actor, best known for portraying Bilbo Baggins in Peter Jackson's The Hobbit film trilogy, Tim Canterbury in the original UK version of sitcom mockumentary The Office, Dr. John Watson in the British crime drama Sherlock and Lester Nygaard in the dark comedy-crime drama TV series Fargo...
“ He's a funny looking man, not my type...but ever since I watched Sherlock, he and his co star have grown on me.

I think I find him more adorkable than hot. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
18.
Arthur Darvill
Actor, Doctor Who
Thomas Arthur Darvill, known professionally as Arthur Darvill, is an English actor and musician. He is perhaps most recognized as Rory Williams, one of the Eleventh Doctor's companions in Doctor Who, and as Rev. Paul Coates in Broadchurch. In 2013-2014 he appeared in the lead role in the theatre musical Once in the West End and on Broadway...
“ Yes I'm a doctor who fan, that's how I noticed this little cutie. Don't think because I chose him over Matt smith makes me a smith hater...I am not, he is an exceptional doctor, but Rory is oh so charmingly awkward. I could marry this man. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
19.
Johnny Depp
Johnny Depp is perhaps one of the most versatile actors of his day and age in Hollywood. He was born John Christopher Depp II in Owensboro, Kentucky, on June 9, 1963, to Betty Sue (Wells), who worked as a waitress, and John Christopher Depp, a civil engineer. Depp was raised in Florida. He dropped out of school when he was 15...
“ He's not really a crush, I fancied him last, while girls at school discussed him, I'd rather talk about Keira Knightley. He' a great Jack Sparrow but I didn't fancy him in the pirate get-up, how strange?

I then went back to older movies with him in and crushed big time, chocolat...sleepy hollow. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
20.
Leonardo DiCaprio
Actor, Inception
Since the 2000s, DiCaprio has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of film genres. His subsequent films include The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), the biographical crime drama Catch Me If You Can (2002) and the epic historical drama Gangs of New York (2002) which also marked his first of many collaborations with director Martin Scorsese...
“ I think my mum assumed I fancied him, because other girls my age were, so she got me a poster (1998)...and after a few weeks of staring at that...I developed the crush. The poster has since been replaced with a doctor who poster, and I have a smaller photo on my wall of him...but I should confirm I no longer fancy him. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
21.
Will Smith
Willard Carroll "Will" Smith, Jr. (born September 25, 1968) is an American actor, comedian, producer, rapper, and songwriter. He has enjoyed success in television, film, and music. In April 2007, Newsweek called him "the most powerful actor in Hollywood". Smith has been nominated for five Golden Globe Awards, two Academy Awards, and has won four Grammy Awards...
“ I would like to kiss him on the cheek. I fancied this man when I watched him in Independence day. Though I was 6 at the time and hardly knew what a crush was. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
22.
Robert Patrick
Robert Hammond Patrick Jr. was born on November 5, 1958 in Marietta, Georgia, and raised in Columbus, Ohio, the eldest of 5 children. He attended the Bowling Green State University in Ohio, but dropped out after he took a drama course and became interested in acting. After leaving college, he took a job as a house painter and continued as such until a boating accident in Lake Erie in 1984...
“ Terminator 2; Judgement Day- need I say more.
I watched it growing up, never really was drawn to him until approximately 2003 when I was rewatching the first couple before the release of Terminator 3.

He's aged quite rapidly over the past 15 years- so thank heavens he is immortalized in T2 and Fire in the sky. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
23.
Gabriel Byrne
Byrne was the first of six children, born in Dublin, Ireland. His father was a cooper and his mother a hospital worker. He was raised Catholic and educated by the Irish Christian Brothers. He spent five years of his childhood in a seminary training to be a Catholic priest. He later said, "I spent five years in the seminary and I suppose it was assumed that you had a vocation...
“ Hmm odd enough, though he appeared in ghost ship with Desmond Harrington, I didn't fancy him until I rented End of Days...where he played the devil. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
24.
David Tennant
David Tennant was born David John McDonald in West Lothian, Scotland, to Essdale Helen (McLeod) and Sandy McDonald, who was a Presbyterian minister. He is of Scottish and Ulster-Scots descent. When he was about 3 or 4 years old, he decided to become an actor, inspired by his love of Doctor Who...
“ The Doctor...I was a late starter of doctor who, I began mid series 2, and he grew on me. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
25.
John Barrowman
Actor, Torchwood
John Barrowman is an Entertainer with a capital E. He sings, he dances, he acts, he presents, he judges - he is a unique talent in the entertainment industry on both sides of the Atlantic. John can currently be seen in the regular role of Malcolm Merlyn (aka The Dark Archer) in the hit American drama series Arrow...
“ It's such a pity he's gay, I'm outta his league, but it doesn't stop me from crushing on this gorgeous man.

I have his CD!!! ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
26.
Hugh Jackman
Hugh Michael Jackman is an Australian actor, singer, multi-instrumentalist, dancer and producer. Jackman has won international recognition for his roles in major films, notably as superhero, period, and romance characters. He is best known for his long-running role as Wolverine in the X-Men film series...
“ An early crush, I used to keep doodling pics of x-men. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
27.
David Bowie
Actor, Labyrinth
David Bowie is widely regarded as one of the most influential writers of pop music. Born David Jones, he changed his name to Bowie in the 1960s, to avoid confusion with the then well-known Davy Jones (lead singer of The Monkees). The 1960s were not a happy period for Bowie, who remained a struggling artist...
“ Hmmm what a lovely Androgynous man. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
28.
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
Actor, Watchmen
Jeffrey Dean Morgan endeared himself to audiences with his recurring role on ABC's smash hit series, Grey's Anatomy. His dramatic arc as heart patient "Denny Duquette", who wins the heart of intern "Izzie Stevens" (Katherine Heigl) in a star-crossed romance, made him a universal fan favorite. He also had recurring roles on The CW and Warner Bros...
“ He kinda reminds me of Robert Downey jr, but tougher, and supernatural introduced me to this guy. But it was the end of series 1 when he got possessed I thought he was sexy as hell! ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
29.
James Spader
James Todd Spader was born on February 7, 1960 in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of teachers Jean (Fraser) and Stoddard Greenwood "Todd" Spader. He attended Phillips Academy in Andover with director Peter Sellars; he dropped out in eleventh grade. He bused tables, shoveled manure, and taught yoga before landing his first roles...
“ Stargate movie. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey
 
30.
Kevin Bacon
Actor, Footloose
Kevin Norwood Bacon was born on July 8, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Ruth Hilda (Holmes), an elementary school teacher, and Edmund Norwood Bacon, a prominent architect who was on the cover of Time Magazine in November 1964. Kevin's early training as an actor came from The Manning Street. His debut as the strict Chip Diller in Animal House almost seems like an inside joke...
“ Mmmm Footlose and Flatliners. ” - DJOfRadioGallifrey