A list of 31 guys that I think really have a lot of charm and charisma. and they are among some of the best looking men in the business, IMO !
Cooper garnered consecutive Oscar nominations from 2013 to 2015 for his roles in the romantic comedy Silver Linings Playbook (2012), the comedy-drama American Hustle (2013), and the biographical war drama American Sniper (2014). For producing American Sniper, Cooper also received an Academy Award for Best Picture nomination...
“ The best looking guy in filmdom today. He has charm, good looks, and terrific abs ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Jerry Trainor was born on January 21, 1977, and is an American television and movie actor. Jerry graduated from the University of San Diego High School, which is now known as Cathedral Catholic High School, and Jerry's mother teaches both pre-calculus and calculus there. It has been said that Jerry used to be Drake Bell
“ iCarly's Spencer Shay is a wild, crazy cross between Jim Carey and Eric McCormack ! Definitely a charmer, and one of the main reasons I watch iCarly ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Jeffrey Dean Morgan
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...
“ If this was a "sexy voice" list I'd definitely have to let Jeff top it ! He has a smolderingly sexy voice, reminiscent of Robert Downey Jr., and the classic Hollywood charisma of a Clark Gable, or Gary Cooper ! ” - fugazi-grrl
George Timothy Clooney was born on May 6, 1961, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Nina Bruce (née Warren), a former beauty pageant queen, and Nick Clooney
, a former anchorman and game show host (who was also the brother of singer Rosemary Clooney
). He has Irish, English, and German ancestry. Clooney spent most of this youth in Ohio and Kentucky...
“ Once voted People's "Sexiest Man Alive", and for good reason. Clooney oozes smooth. This guy has the kind of charm that seemed to fade into non-existence in the 1970s, but was all the rage in the 50s and 60s. Put on an old Verve Jazz album, and watch a Clooney movie with the sound down !! ” - fugazi-grrl
Vancouver native, Avan Jogia landed his first acting role as 'Danny Araujo 'on the award-winning TV movie drama "A Girl like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story," directed by Oscar nominee Agnieszka Holland. Jogia followed up with a recurring role on the SyFy Channel hit series "Caprica," as well as becoming...
“ This kid has got it goin' on !! The next big thing. As Beck, on Nickelodeon's Victorious Avan Jogia shines. The best reason for tuning in to this hilarious NickComedy ! ” - fugazi-grrl
“ As Byron Sully on Dr. Quinn Medicine Woman; Joe Lando made shaggy hair and buckskins look very hot ! Sully was the kind of guy any girl would consider herself lucky to be lost in the wilderness with ! ” - fugazi-grrl
A filmmaker, playwright, poet, actor, singer/songwriter and yoga teacher, James Morrison was born in Utah and is a product of Alaska. He began his acting career as a clown and wire walker for the Carson and Barnes Wild Animal Circus and served his theatrical apprenticeship with the Alaska Repertory Theatre...
“ He can act, he can sing, and he teaches Yoga ! 24's Bill Buchanan is the ultimate Silver Fox. And he has a great smile, blue eyes, and a gorgeous voice when singing, or speaking ! Or even when shouting as Space Above and Beyond's Colonel T. C. McQueen ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Sir Patrick Stewart was born in Mirfield, Yorkshire, England, to Gladys (Barrowclough), a textile worker and weaver, and Alfred Stewart, who was in the army. He was a member of various local drama groups from about age 12. He left school at age 15 to work as a junior reporter on a local paper; he quit when his editor told him he was spending too much time at the theatre and not enough working...
“ Whether facing the Borg on Star Trek; The Next Generation, or leading the X-Men Sir Patrick Stewart has earned the respect of his peers and his fans. And he is still just as dashing today, at 71, as he was when he first donned a Starfleet Uniform 24 years ago ! ” - fugazi-grrl
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...
“ From Professor X, to Wolverine. And Hugh Jackman is just as hot without the Titanium Claws ! A talented actor, and a gifted singer; and of course he makes a fabulous mutant or monster hunter ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Since his screen debut as a young Amish Farmer in Peter Weir
, Viggo Mortensen
's career has been marked by a steady string of well-rounded performances. Mortensen was born in New York City, to Grace Gamble (Atkinson) and Viggo Peter Mortensen, Sr. His father was Danish, his mother was American...
“ The King of Middle-Earth ! As Aragorn, Viggo inspired men and women alike. And now, a decade later, he has lost none of that charisma that made him the perfect choice to play Tolkien's iconic hero ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Liam Neeson was born on June 7, 1952 in Ballymena, Northern Ireland, UK, to Katherine (Brown), a cook, and Bernard Neeson, a school caretaker. Liam worked as a forklift operator for Guinness, truck driver, assistant architect and an amateur boxer. He had originally sought a career as a teacher by attending St...
“ A Jedi Master, and King of the Gods. Can you get any more powerful than the charisma of Liam Neeson. He's been turning ladies' heads for over 20 years. And probably has another good 20 in him ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Gabriel Macht is an American actor. He was born in the Bronx, New York, to Suzanne, a museum curator and archivist, and actor Stephen Macht
. Gabriel has three siblings, and moved with his parents to California when he was young. Gabriel had his first success on screen when he was 8-years-old. He...
“ The hottest thing in Whiteout ! Ripe for superhero roles, Macht could handle the comic-book action with the best of 'em. And he would be very easy on the eyes, in a set of approved Superhero tights ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Born in Kansas City, Missouri on September 19, 1982, Columbus Keith Short, Jr., started entertaining at the age of three, by putting on shows for his folks' enjoyment. Whether impersonating relatives, dancing or just making people laugh, everyone sensed something special about the boy. Fortunately, his family later relocated to Los Angeles where...
“ Another Whiteout alumnus, and definitely a winner in The Losers. Columbus Short is one of the hottest young guys in film today. And, he is a top-notch actor ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Christopher Robert Evans began his acting career in typical fashion: performing in school productions and community theater. He was born in Boston, Massachusetts, the son of Lisa (Capuano), who worked at the Concord Youth Theater, and G. Robert Evans III, a dentist. His uncle is congressman Mike Capuano
“ The stream of consciousness continues ! With The Loser's co-star and Captain America star, Chris Evans. Yes, those really are his muscles in Captain America ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Michael Manning Weatherly, Jr. was born on July 8, 1968 in New York City, to Patricia (Hetherington) and Michael Manning Weatherly, Sr. Raised in Fairfield, CT, he left college to pursue a career in acting. He also had a great passion for music, and played in a band while pursuing his acting career...
“ Ok, so NCIS' Tony DiNozzo may be an in-your-face ladies man with a bit of a sexist streak. And don't you just wanna Gibbs-slap him when he hazes McGee ? But can anyone disagree that Michael Weatherly has been a first-class hottie since he first appeared on the scene !?! ” - fugazi-grrl
“ Judging Amy's Dan Futterman - shades of Bradley Cooper. But, Dan can hold his own, on his own, in a hotness contest. As Vincent Gray, Dan Futterman presents a picture of a very sensitive guy with a kind smile and eyes you just can't look away from ! ” - fugazi-grrl
William Powell was on the New York stage by 1912, but it would be ten years before his film career would begin. In 1924 he went to Paramount Pictures, where he was employed for the next seven years. During that time, he played in a number of interesting films, but stardom was elusive. He did finally attract attention with The Last Command
“ A classic star, with charm, dash, and sex appeal. Bill Powell was the epitome of the dashing leading man of Hollywood's Golden Age. As Nick Charles in The Thin Man he had humor, looks, and loads of charisma. And he was also a top-notch villain in his silent movie dies. ” - fugazi-grrl
Sean Bean's 20 year career spans theater, radio, television and movies. Bean was born in Handsworth, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, to Rita (Tuckwood) and Brian Bean. He worked for his father's welding firm before he decided to become an actor. He attended RADA in London and appeared in a number of West End stage productions including RSC's "Fair Maid of the West" (Spencer)...
“ A real-life bad-a$$ ! Sean Bean is still Sharpe, and can buckle his swash with the panache of a classic film star like Flynn, or Fairbanks. A great villain, and a fabulous hero ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Daniel Craig, one of British theatre's most famous faces, who waited tables as a struggling teenage actor with the National Youth Theatre, went on to star as "James Bond" in Casino Royale
, Quantum of Solace
. He was born Daniel Wroughton Craig on March 2, 1968, at 41 Liverpool Road...
“ You look great in a tux, Mr. Bond ! But the more one roughs up Daniel Craig the better this hunky Englishman looks. Craig's 007 captures the superspy for a new generation, ready for a Bond who can get down and dirty and look good doing it ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Matthew Paige Damon was born on October 8, 1970, in Boston Massachusetts, to Kent Damon
, a stockbroker, realtor and tax preparer, and Nancy Carlsson-Paige
, an early childhood education professor at Lesley University. Matt has an older brother named Kyle who is now a sculptor. His father is of English and Scottish descent...
“ There was once a rumor knocking around that Matt Damon was going to play Captain James Kirk in a big-screen Star Trek movie. And that would have been a treat for Trek fans. Matt's a top-of-his-game actor, with boyish good looks that show no sign of abating. He's a big star, and very much at home in the hero's role, as exemplified in his Bourne series ! ” - fugazi-grrl
William Clark Gable was born on February 1, 1901 in Cadiz, Ohio, to Adeline (Hershelman) and William Henry Gable, an oil-well driller. He was of German, Irish, and Swiss-German descent. When he was seven months old, his mother died, and his father sent him to live with his maternal aunt and uncle in Pennsylvania...
“ The King of Hollywood in his heyday. Anyone remember what a shirtless Gable did to the sale of undershirts after It Happened One Night ? Gable even melted the heart of Scarlett O'Hara. And even after 70 years fans still give a damn ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Denzel Washington is an American actor and filmmaker. He has received three Golden Globe awards, a Tony Award, and two Academy Awards: Best Supporting Actor for the historical war drama film Glory (1989) and Best Actor for his role as a corrupt cop in the crime thriller Training Day (2001). Washington has received much critical acclaim for his film work since the 1990s...
“ Still one of the handsomest men in the business, after a career spanning 30 years of quality movies, and TV work ! From his early days as Dr. Phillip Chandler on the 80s medical drama, St. Elsewhere, to his turn as a post-apocalyptic action hero in The Book of Eli, Denzel never disappoints. ” - fugazi-grrl
An only child, Idris Elba was born and raised in Hackney, London, England. His father, Winston, is from Sierra Leone and worked at a Ford motor factory. His mother, Eve, is from Ghana and had a clerical duty. Idris attended school in Canning Town, where he first became involved in acting. He gained a place in the National Youth Music Theatre - thanks to a £1,500 Prince's Trust grant...
“ Another Loser - meaning yet another member of the cast of the Graphic Novel, based action film of the same title, The Losers. Idris, himself, is definitely no loser. Even as turncoat William Roque, in The Losers, Idris oozes charm. And his talent as an actor ranges far beyond action films, as a quick look at his resume will prove ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Errol Flynn was born to parents Theodore Flynn
, a respected biologist, and Marrelle Young, an adventurous young woman. Young Flynn was a rambunctious child who could be counted on to find trouble. Errol managed to have himself thrown out of every school he was enrolled in. In his late teens he set out to find gold...
“ Look up Swashbuckler in the dictionary and you might well find a picture of Errol Flynn. The man defined dashing and heroic daring-do for a generation of filmgoers who bought tickets to see Flynn cross swords with the likes of Basil Rathbone and Henry Daniell for over 20 years ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Benjamin Géza Affleck-Boldt was born on August 15, 1972 in Berkeley, California, and was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts. His mother, Chris Anne (née Boldt), is a school teacher, and his father, Timothy Byers Affleck, is a social worker; the two are now divorced. Ben has a younger brother, actor Casey Affleck
“ One of the 90s top male sex symbols. And a pretty good actor, as well as a stunningly handsome man ! Ben Affleck still has that same firey charm he had in Armageddon. And he has a flair for comedy straight from the 40s - anyone for a remake of The Philadelphia Story !? ” - fugazi-grrl
Russell Ira Crowe was born in Wellington, New Zealand, to Jocelyn Yvonne (Wemyss) and John Alexander Crowe, both of whom catered movie sets. His maternal grandfather, Stanley Wemyss, was a cinematographer. Crowe's recent ancestry includes Welsh (where his paternal grandfather was born, in Wrexham), English...
“ A lot of attitude make Russell Crowe someone who does what you never expect. On screen, and off. From Robin Hood to A Beautiful Mind, Russell has been a force to reckon with in film for nearly 2 decades ! ” - fugazi-grrl
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...
“ While an iceberg was sinking the Titanic, Leo was warming the hearts of fans worldwide. And he still has the charm of the reckless Jack Dawson, a decade after James Cameron's epic romance gave DiCaprio reason to feel like The King of the World !! ” - fugazi-grrl
John Gilbert was born into a show-business family - his father was a comic with the Pringle Stock Company. By 1915 John was an extra with Thomas H. Ince
's company and a lead player by 1917. In those days he was assistant director, actor or screenwriter. He also tried his hand at directing. By 1919 he was being noticed in films and getting better roles...
“ One of Hollywood's first great romantic leading men. He made Garbo stop wanting to be alone. But then he ended up on the wrong side of L.B. Mayer and his career went the way of the Dodo. A terrific actor, and a devilishly handsome man in his day. And unforgettable after one viewing today ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Gary Oldman is a talented British born movie actor who played Sid Vicious in Sid & Nancy, Drexl in True Romance, and George Smiley in Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. He starred in Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and the remake of RoboCop. He is also an English filmmaker, musician and author. Renowned for his "big" acting style...
“ Who would have thought a guy who first graced American movie screens as Lee Harvey Oswald could be so hot, 20 years later. But, that's Gary Oldman for you ! Full of talent, and a certain kind of brooding hotness that stands the test of time ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Robert Duncan McNeill
Robert Duncan McNeill was born on November 9, 1964 in North Carolina, but raised in Washington, D.C. until his family finally settled down in Atlanta, Georgia. Later, he attended a local high school and, after he graduated, he moved to New York City and enrolled at Juilliard where he spent two years studying the trade...
“ Star Trek Voyager's Tom Paris. The dashingest pilot in the galaxy - even if dashingest is not a word ! I have to include Tom Paris on the list. Since he is one of the cutest, and most charming of the Trek guys. On and off the screen ! ” - fugazi-grrl
Nicholas Brendon was born three minutes after his identical twin brother, actor Kelly Donovan
on April 12, 1971 in Los Angeles, California. He attended Chatsworth High School, where he struggled with stuttering but was also a starter on the baseball team. He had dreams of playing for the L.A. Dodgers, but had to pursue other options when he hurt his arm about a year after graduating high school...
“ And, to round out the list - Buffy the Vampire Slayer's Xander ! Angel had that Vampiric smolder, but Xander was always the loyal and often overlooked friend. Which made him a lot more heroic ! He was always there when Buffy needed him. And always worth a look. Even is he didn't have a Vamp Face ! ” - fugazi-grrl