Lesser known hot male actors

by Iadoremovies | last updated - 10 May 2013 | Public

Some of the lesser known actors whose appearance I find particularly appealing.

1. Johnny Messner

Actor | Running Scared

Johnny Messner was born on April 11, 1970 in Syracuse, New York, USA. He is an actor and producer, known for Running Scared (2006), Hostage (2005) and Spartan (2004).

2. Brandon Routh

Actor | Superman Returns

Brandon James Routh (pronounced like "south") was born in Des Moines, Iowa, and grew up in nearby Norwalk. He is the son of Catherine LaVonne (Lear), a teacher, and Ronald Wayne Routh, a carpenter. Routh has English, Scottish, and German ancestry. He attended the University of Iowa and starred in ...

3. Gabriel Macht

Actor | The Good Shepherd

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 was ...

4. Scott Caan

Actor | Ocean's Eleven

Scott Caan is the son of tough guy actor James Caan. While it is obvious that he admires tough method actors like Marlon Brando and Sean Penn, Scott also has a strong egalitarian streak, evidenced by his reasoning for baring his body in films. He is quoted as saying that originally only the women ...

5. Cam Gigandet

Actor | Twilight

Cam graduated from Auburn High School in Auburn, Washington in 2001. His family lives in Lake Tapps, WA. His father's name is Jay, mother's name is Kim and he has one older sister, Kelsie. His father is one of the founders of a popular restaurant chain called The Rock, Wood Fired Pizza & Spirits. ...

6. Thomas Kretschmann

Actor | King Kong

Thomas Kretschmann was born in East Germany. Before becoming an actor, he was a swimmer. He has acted in several popular American movies, such as Resident Evil: Apocalypse (2004), The Pianist (2002), U-571 (2000), In Enemy Hands (2004), etc. He has three children, Nicolas, Stella and Sascha with ...

7. Joe Manganiello

Actor | Magic Mike XXL

Joe Manganiello is an American actor. He was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, to Susan (Brachanow) and Charles John Manganiello, and has a younger brother, Nicholas. His father is of Italian descent and his mother has German/Austrian/Croatian and Armenian ancestry. Joe was raised in Mount Lebanon ...

8. Ben Browder

Actor | Farscape

Ben Browder is an American actor, writer and director born in Memphis, Tennessee on December 11, 1962, as Robert Benedict Browder.

After a successful college football career with the Furman University Paladins as a Championship-winning Linebacker while staring in theatrical productions and gaining a...

9. Charlie David

Producer | Shadowlands

Charlie David has been a host for E! Television, NBC, OutTV, here! TV, Pink TV, EGO, and Life Network on such shows as F.Y.E! (2000), Spy TV (2001), Bump! (2004) (2005-2011) and Crash Test Mommy (2004) (2004-2005). He has been the subject of a documentary on the Learning Channel and has appeared as...

10. Jon Fleming

Actor | Dante's Cove

Jon Fleming was born in Neenah, Wisconsin, USA. He is an actor, known for Dante's Cove (2004), Couples Retreat (2009) and Will & Grace (1998).

11. Kevin Sorbo

Actor | Hercules: The Legendary Journeys

Kevin spent 3 years traveling around the world, modeling for print ads and appearing in over 150 commercials, before landing in his breakout series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995).

Kevin David Sorbo was born in Mound, Minnesota, on September 24, 1958, to Ardis (Thompson), a nurse, and Lynn ...

12. John Stamos

Actor | Full House

John Phillip Stamos was born in Cypress, California, to Loretta (Phillips), a model, and William Stamos, a restaurateur. His father was of Greek descent, with the family surname originally being "Stamotopoulos". John has two younger sisters, Janeen and Alaina, both school teachers. His first ...

13. Dan Cortese

Actor | Demolition Man

Dan Cortese was born on September 14, 1967 in Sewickley, Pennsylvania, USA as Daniel James Cortese. He is an actor, known for Demolition Man (1993), What I Like About You (2002) and Public Enemies (1996). He has been married to Dee Dee Hemby since May 21, 1994. They have two children.

14. Nestor Carbonell

Actor | The Dark Knight

He is most often recognized for his integral role in the series "Lost" as Richard Alpert, as well as his turn as Mayor Anthony Garcia opposite Gary Oldman in Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight". He reprised his role as the Mayor in the box-office hit "The Dark Knight Rises".

Nestor can be seen ...

15. Goran Visnjic

Actor | The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

Goran Visnjic is a Croatian American actor and producer, born in Sibenik, Croatia. He is married to Eva Visnjic (formerly Ivana Vrdoljak) with whom has three children. From an early age Visnjic started appearing in various theater plays. At the age of 16, he had his screen debut in the film Braca ...

16. Lorenzo Lamas

Actor | Grease

Lorenzo Fernando Lamas was born in Santa Monica, California, the son of actors Arlene Dahl and Fernando Lamas. His father was Argentinian and his mother was American, of Norwegian descent. Lorenzo was raised in Pacific Palisades, California. In 1968, his family moved to New York. He attended ...

17. David Chokachi

Actor | Soul Surfer

David Chokachi was born on January 16, 1968 in Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA as David Al-Chokhachy. He is an actor and producer, known for Soul Surfer (2011), Beyond the Break (2006) and Collision Course (2013).

18. Rusty Joiner

Actor | Resident Evil: Extinction

With an impressive list of half a dozen Film roles to his credit within an 18 month period, Rusty Joiner has definitely made his way to Hollywood's "The Ones To Watch" list.

Having recently completed Directors Lisa Addario & Joe Syracuse's Tiff bound film "Drive, she said" Starring along side Jason ...

19. Jason Behr

Actor | Roswell

Jason Nathaniel Behr was born on December 30, 1973 in Minneapolis, Minnesota, to Patricia Ann (Steiner) and David Paul Behr. His ancestry includes Swiss-German, German, Austrian, Irish, English, and Danish. Jason began acting at the age of five, appearing in a number of theatrical productions, ...

20. Matt Bomer

Actor | The Normal Heart

Matthew Staton Bomer was born in Webster Groves, Greater St. Louis, Missouri, to Elizabeth Macy (Staton) and John O'Neill Bomer IV, a Dallas Cowboys draft pick. Matt was raised in Spring, Texas, and educated at Klein High School, near Houston. After school, he attended Carnegie Mellon University in...

21. Robert Buckley

Actor | 666 Park Avenue

Robert Earl Buckley was born on May 2, 1981 in Los Angeles, California. As a child Robert was on the chubby side and he swam with a t-shirt on. He was also named the most likely to be a superhero by classmates after rescuing four students on horseback. The Southern California native earned an ...

22. Jason Lewis

Actor | Sex and the City

A top fashion model turned actor, Jason Lewis is from Southern California. As a teenager, he was determined to get out and see the world. He had to work hard in order to do so, working for a plumbing contractor, and 55 hours a week as a waiter in a restaurant. In June of 1993, when finally he had ...

23. Corey Sevier

Actor | Immortals

Born in Ajax, Ontario, Corey's career in front of the camera began as a baby model at the tender age of six months. Modelling soon led to work in commercials. At seven years old, he landed his first acting job in the ABC mini-series "Family Pictures", alongside screen veterans Angelica Houston and ...

24. Richie Nuzzolese

Actor | 2: Voodoo Academy

Richie Nuzzolese is an actor, known for 2: Voodoo Academy (2012), South Beach (2015) and Katy Perry: Last Friday Night (T.G.I.F.) (2011).

25. Paul Leyden

Writer | Come Back to Me

Paul Leyden was born on December 16, 1972 in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia as Paul Augustine Leyden. He is an actor and producer, known for Come Back to Me (2014), The Factory (2012) and As the World Turns (1956). He has been married to Estelle Andrewartha since September 2007.

26. Stefan Pinto

Actor | Open Marriage

Stefan Pinto's first supporting role was on television as the Libyan henchman in USA's, Burn Notice. He started working as a male model in Miami following his weight loss. Maury Povich invited him as a guest to talk about his weight loss in a segment, "Geek to Chic: Amazing Transformations." His ...

27. Tom Ellis

Actor | Lucifer

Tom Ellis was born on November 17, 1978 in Cardiff, Wales as Thomas Paul Ellis. He is an actor, known for Lucifer (2015), Miranda (2009) and Buffalo Soldiers (2001). He was previously married to Tamzin Outhwaite.

28. Luke Guldan

Actor | The Good Place

Luke Guldan is an actor and producer, known for The Good Place (2016), Broad City (2014) and Blue Bloods (2010).

29. Johann Urb

Actor | Arrow

Johann Urb was born in Tallinn, Estonia in 24 January 1977 into family of Tarmo and Maris. When Johann was ten he moved to Finland with his mother and her new husband. They lived in several small towns until they finally settled in Tampere. At the age of 17 Johann moved to his father in New York ...

30. Scott Gurney

Producer | I Was Bitten

Scott Gurney is a producer and actor, known for I Was Bitten (2008), Duck Dynasty (2012) and Rock the Boat (2005).

31. Victor Webster

Actor | Surrogates

Victor Webster was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. In the summer of 1973 Victor and his family moved to San Clemente, Ca. where he attended high school. After graduation he attended Saddleback Junior College, and then went on to become a stockbroker. He later owned and operated an import/export ...

32. Mario Lopez

Actor | Get Him to the Greek

Born in San Diego, California, on October 10th, 1973, to Mario Sr. and Elvira, Mario Lopez's first professional role was on the series, a.k.a. Pablo (1984). Mario is probably best known to youngsters, however, as A.C. Slater from NBC's popular 1980s teen comedy series Saved by the Bell (1989).

Among...

33. Antonio Sabato Jr.

Actor | The Big Hit

Antonio Sabato Jr. was born on February 29, 1972 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Antonio G. Sabato Jr. He is an actor and producer, known for The Big Hit (1998), Shark Hunter (2001) and General Hospital (1963). He has been married to Cheryl Moana Marie Nunes since September 25, 2012. They have one child. ...

34. Eddie Cibrian

Actor | The Cave

Eddie Cibrian was born on June 16, 1973 in Burbank, California, USA as Edward Carl Cibrian. He is an actor, known for The Cave (2005), Sunset Beach (1997) and Third Watch (1999). He has been married to LeAnn Rimes since April 22, 2011. He was previously married to Brandi Glanville.

35. Mark Consuelos

Actor | All My Children

Mark Consuelos was born in Zaragoza, Spain, to an Italian mother, Camilla, and a Mexican father, Saul Consuelos. He grew up in Lebanon, Illinois and Tampa, Florida. He attended Bloomingdale High School in Valrico, Florida and Notre Dame University. While living in Illinois, Mark appeared in "Hello,...

36. Nicholas Gonzalez

Actor | The Good Doctor

Nicholas Gonzalez was born on January 3, 1976 in San Antonio, Texas, USA as Nicholas Edward Gonzalez. He is an actor and producer, known for The Good Doctor (2017), The Flash (2014) and Pretty Little Liars (2010). He has been married to Kelsey Crane since April 16, 2016. They have one child.

37. Eduardo Verástegui

Actor | Bella

Born and raised in Xicotencatl, Tamaulipas, a tiny village in Northern Mexico, Verástegui was the son of a sugar cane farmer. At the age of 18, he left his small town and headed to Mexico City to pursue a career in entertainment. Twelve years later, Eduardo had toured the world as a singer in the ...

38. Gabriel Soto

Actor | La verdad oculta

Gabriel Soto was born on April 17, 1975 in Mexico City, Distrito Federal, Mexico as Gabriel Soto Borja-Díaz. He is an actor, known for La verdad oculta (2006), Querida Enemiga (2008) and La fuerza del destino (2011). He has been married to Géraldine Bazán since February 13, 2016. They have two ...

39. Daniele Liotti

Actor | L'inchiesta

Daniele Liotti was born in 1971 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor, known for The Final Inquiry (2006), Doctor Zhivago (2002) and Il fuggiasco (2003).

40. Jean-Marc Barr

Actor | Le grand bleu

Jean-Marc Barr was born on September 27, 1960 in Bitburg, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. He is an actor and producer, known for The Big Blue (1988), Lovers (1999) and Big Sur (2013).

41. Thierry Neuvic

Actor | Hereafter

Thierry Neuvic was born on August 3, 1970 in Montreuil, Seine-Saint-Denis, France. He is an actor, known for Hereafter (2010), Tell No One (2006) and Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011).

42. François Vincentelli

Actor | The Tourist

François Vincentelli is an actor, known for The Tourist (2010), Wild Card (2015) and Suspectes (2007).

43. Hrithik Roshan

Actor | Kaabil

Hrithik Roshan is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. After having appeared in films as a child actor in the 1980s, Roshan made his film debut in a leading role in Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai (2000) for which Roshan earned his Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. In 2001, he ...

44. Oded Fehr

Actor | The Mummy Returns

Oded Fehr was born on November 23, 1970 in Tel Aviv, Israel. He is an actor, known for The Mummy Returns (2001), Resident Evil: Extinction (2007) and The Mummy (1999). He has been married to Rhonda Tollefson since December 22, 2000. They have three children.

45. Cengiz Coskun

Actor | Fetih 1453

Cengiz Coskun was born on April 29, 1982 in Istanbul, Turkey. He is an actor, known for Fetih 1453 (2012), Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014) and Dag (2012).

46. Zohar Liba

Actor | Ha-E

Zohar Liba was born on September 20, 1977 in Israel. He is an actor, known for Ha-E (2007), Ha-Shminiya (2005) and The Bubble (2006).

47. Paul Tryl

Actor | 2012

Paul Tryl is an actor, known for 2012 (2009), Untold Stories of the ER (2004) and Sex Sent Me to the ER (2013).

48. Randy Couture

Actor | The Expendables 3

Randy Couture is a collegiate wrestler and fighter turned actor from Everett, Washington. He served as a four time US Olympic wrestling team alternate as a soldier in the U.S. Army, and is also a 6 time world heavyweight and light heavyweight UFC champion and Hall of Famer. He is a graduate of ...

49. Steve Austin

Actor | The Condemned

'Stone Cold' Steve Austin was born in Victoria, Texas, as Steven James Anderson, on December 18, 1964, the youngest of five children. His mother, Beverly Jane (Harrison), remarried to Kenneth Williams, and he took his stepfather's surname. He played football at the North Texas State University. He ...

50. Dave Bautista

Actor | Guardians of the Galaxy

David Michael Bautista, Jr. was born on January 18, 1969 in Washington, D.C., to Donna Raye (Mullins) and David Michael Bautista. His father is Filipino, and his mother has Greek ancestry.

When WCW officials told him he'd never make it in sports entertainment, Bautista pushed himself to achieve his ...

51. Petr Jákl

Actor | xXx

director/writer/producer/actor

Petr Jákl was born on September 14th 1973 in the Czech Republic and got a master degree at the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport at the Charles University in Prague. From his childhood Petr devoted himself to sports and he became the Champion of the Czech ...

52. Ralf Moeller

Actor | Batman & Robin

Ralf Rudolf Moeller (born on 12. January 1959) is a German-American actor and former Mr. Universe. He is well-known for his roles as Brick Bardo in Cyborg, Kjartan in The Viking Sagas, as hero in the TV series "Conan the Adventurer", Hagen in Gladiator, Thorak in The Scorpion King and Ulfar in ...

53. Manu Bennett

Actor | The Marine

Gracing international covers such as Muscle and Fitness and Men's Health Manu Bennett is capturing the attention of filmmakers and fans with his extraordinary presence and talent.

Of Maori, Irish and Scottish descent and born in Rotorua, New Zealand to singer Ted Bennett and bikini model Jean ...

54. Gary Daniels

Actor | The Expendables

Action film star Gary Daniels was a real-life kick-boxing champion. With rugged good-looks, a muscular build and a charming personality, it was a natural for him to move from the world of fighting to that of acting.

Born Gary Edward Daniels on May 9, 1963 in Woking, Surrey, England, Daniels was a ...

55. Daniel Cudmore

Actor | X-Men: The Last Stand

Born in Vancouver and raised in Squamish, British Columbia, Daniel grew up in an athletic household. The middle of three boys, Daniel excelled at a number of different sports including ski racing, snowboarding, football and rugby. However, in addition to his vast interest in athletics, Daniel ...

56. Scott Adkins

Actor | Doctor Strange

Scott Edward Adkins was born on June 17, 1976 in Sutton Coldfield, England, into a family that for generations were butchers. Along with his elder brother Craig, he was raised by their parents, John and Janet (Sanders) Adkins, in a loving middle-class family. Scott attended Bishop Vesey's Grammar ...

57. Roger Huerta

Actor | Tekken

Huerta has had a long and difficult early childhood right up to his teen years, overcoming many challenges and has been described as having the "life that Hollywood producers make movies about". Born to Lydia and Rogelio Huerta in Los Angeles, California, he spent the first 6 years of his life in ...

58. Joe Lara

Actor | Doomsdayer

Joe Lara was born in San Diego, California. He was cast to play "Tarzan" in "Tarzan: The Epic Adventures" in the early 90's. He worked in many countries, including South Africa, Bulgaria, and Russia. He co starred in many film to video projects that were filmed in Bulgaria, Russia, and Africa.

59. Deron McBee

Actor | Mortal Kombat: Annihilation

Deron McBee was born on August 23, 1961 as Deron Michael McBee. He is an actor and producer, known for Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997), Batman Forever (1995) and Elvira: Mistress of the Dark (1988). He was previously married to Drzan McBee.

60. Robert McRay

Actor | Conan

Born in Wisconsin, he was raised on hippie communes and Indian reservations of the pacific Northwest. His first experience before the camera was at age 5, on "Romper Room", where he also met Edgar Bergan and Charlie McCarthy. He became a professional ventriloquist by the age of 11 and was creating ...

61. Darrin Dewitt Henson

Actor | Tekken

Biography April 2017

Darrin Henson is a three - time award nominated , one time award nominated author and MTV choreography award winner. Henson won the coveted MTV choreography award for NSYNC's "Bye Bye Bye."

Best known for his role on the hit TV series SOUL FOOD, where Henson plays the street ...

62. Steve Backshall

Actor | The Itch of the Golden Nit

Steve Backshall was born on April 21, 1973 in Surrey, England. He is a producer and actor, known for The Itch of the Golden Nit (2011), Game for It (2001) and EarthPulse (2001).