50 Most Popular Men in World (The Handpicked LIST)

Do you want to know who are the most popular men in the world? Then you are on the right page to know. We all know that there is a never-ending list of famous men personalities in the world. It’s not possible to include all of them in one list because the list can be huge.

Here, in the article, we’ve covered almost 50 most popular men personalities who can make butterflies in the stomach and widen up your eyes. Don’t you agree with us? Let’s read further then!

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1. Tom Cruise

Tom Cruise

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Tomas Cruise. He is a famous American actor and a producer who is well-known by his screen name. He has already won around three Golden Globe Awards and got nominated for the Academy Awards three times.

2. Taylor Lautner

Taylor Lautner - Most Popular Men in the World

Taylor Daniel Lautner is also a famous American actor best known for his portrayal in the Twilight film series as Jacob Black. Moreover, he is also well-known for his best role in the family films such as Lavagirl in 3-D, Adventures of the Sharkboy, and Cheaper by the Dozen 2.

3. Nicholas Cage

Nicholas Cage

Nicolas cage is also an American movie director, producer, and actor who appeared in more than 60 films. Gone in 60 seconds, Face/off, Ghost Rider, Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans, National Treasures, and Kick-Ass are some of the best movies done by him.

4. Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder

Ian Joseph Somerhalder is also a famous personality known as a producer, American Fashion model, and actor. He is also notable for his iconic role of Boone Carlyle in the Lost and Damon Salvatore in the Vampire Diaries. In May 2006, he was also included in the list of D.N.A. Models and won the Sexy Beast Entertainment Weekly Tournament in 2010.

5. Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan - Most Popular Men in the World

He is an Irish actor, environmentalist and famous film producer who holds both American and Irish citizenship. Moreover, he also became the fifth actor to play the most epic role of James Bond in the movie series. He played his iconic role in the four-film series of James Bond and also provided his voice to Bond in 2004 in James Bond 007.

6. Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Cristiano Ronaldo. He is one of the most popular Footballers playing for the Portuguese team as a winger and as a forward for the Spanish Liga Club Real Madrid as the captain of the national team. Ronaldo holds the distinction of the most expensive football player after being transferred to Madrid from Manchester United in the $80 million transfer deal.

7. Russel Crowe

Russel Crowe

Russel Ira Crowe is a famous musician and New Zealand born Australian actor. He began his acting career in the 1980s with iconic roles such as Neighbours, Police Rescue in the Australian Tv series. In the meantime, he also gets famous for his role in films like Romper Stomper. For the Gladiator movie, he won the best actor award in the Academy Awards and got nominated for three Oscars. Moreover, he also won the award BAFTA Award for best actor in the epic role for a Beautiful Mind.

8. Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez - Most Popular Men in the World

Mario Michael Lopez is also an American actor who appeared in Broadway and many television series and movies. However, he is best known for playing Character A.C. Slater’s role in “ Saved by The Bell. Besides that, he also appears in various other Tv projects, including Dancing with the Stars and as a celebrity guest host in the show Extra for entertainment new magazine. At present, he is also hosting the MTV show America’s Best Dance Crew.

9. Xavier Samuel

Xavier Samuel

Xavier Samuel is also an American actor who has appeared in leading roles in movies such as Further We Search, September, Newcastle, and July 2009. Moreover, he was also cast to play Riley Biers’ role in the Eclipse and the Twilight Franchise third movie of Stephenie Meyers.

10. Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper

Bradley Cooper is a television actor, theatre, and American film actor. He is known worldwide for the iconic role of Phil Wenneck in the movie “The Hangover” in 2009, as Will Tippin in the Alias, which is a T.V. series, and as Templeton “Faceman” Peck in, The A-Team movie.

11. Paul Walker

Paul Walker

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Paul Walker. He is also an American actor known for his best role in the movie Varsity Blues. In addition to this, he is also known for starring in the Fast and the Furious and this movie’s sequel. Soon, you all will notice him in the Fast Five movie again. Another movie includes The Blue and Eight Below, Joy Ride, and Running Scared. Some iconic movies in which he plays the role gross over $1.1 billion. Moreover, he also appeared in the series Expedition Great White in National Geographic.

12. Dwayne Johnson

Dwayne Johnson -Most Popular Men in the World

Dwayne Johnson is a former professional writer and an American actor too. He is also famous for his ring name, The Rock. Although he gains the main fame as the World Wrestling Entertainment wrestler and a World Wrestling Federation member, he is gaining popularity as a third-generation superstar.

13. Johnny Depp

Johnny Depp

John Christopher Depp is a famous American musician and actor. He is well known for his eccentric characters and offbeat characters, such as Loathing in Las Vegas and Raoul Duke in Fear, Jack Sparrow in Pirates of the Caribbean, and Ichabod Crane in the Sleepy Hollow films.

14. Jackie Chan

Jackie Chan - Most Popular Men in the World

Jackie Chan is an M.B.E., S.B.S. Hong Kong actor, filmmaker, choreographer, comedian, producer, director, screenwriter, singer, martial artists, and stunt performer. He is best known for his comic timing, fighting style, innovative stunts, and improvised weapons techniques. He has been acting since the 1960s and gave his epic performance in more than 100 films till now. Jackie Chan also received the Stars on the Stars’ Hong Kong Avenue and got stars from the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

13. Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel

Vin Diesel is an American movie director, actor, and producer. In early 2000, for performing successful roles in Hollywood movies such as xXx and The Fast and Furious. Moreover, we also founded the production companies Tigon Studio, One Race Films, and Racetrack Records.

15. Justin Bieber

Justin Beiber - Most Popular Men in the World

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Justin Beiber. No one knows about Justin Drew Bieber. He is a Canadian pop R&B singer who also debuted in “One Time,” which was released in 2009. Bieber charted in the top 30 of the ten centuries. His debut release, “My World” in November 2009, was certified as Platinum in the U.S.A. He is the first artist who has seven songs on the Billboard Hot 100.

16. Jared Leto

Jared Leto

Jared Joseph Leto is a musician and American actor you have seen in the films like Panic Room, Interrupted, Fight Club, American Psycho, Requiem for a Dream, Chapter 27, and Lord of War. He is also rhythm guitarist, vocalist, main songwriter for the American rock band 30 and directed several music videos under Bartholomew Cubbins.

17. Gerard Butler

Gerard Butler

Gerard James Butler is one of the best Scottish actors who appeared on many stage shows, films, and television. He also gathers critical praise for the breakthrough work in Joel Schumacher’s 2004 movie adaptation, “The Phantom of the Opera.” Moreover, in 2007, Butler gained worldwide recognition through his portrayal of King Leonidas in 300.

18. Tom Welling

Tom Welling

Thomas John Patrick is an American producer, director, actor, and former model best known for his Portrayal of the Clark Kent in Smallville C.W. series. He also made a successful evolution to the television.

19. Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson -Most Popular Men in the World

Robert Thomas Pattinson is an English model, musician, producer, and actor. He gained worldwide international fame and ranked amongst the highest-paid actors in 2009. In 2010, we also got the name in Time magazine’s 100 most influential people in the World.

20. Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman is an Australian producer and actor who played his epic role in various musical, film, television, and theatre. He also won international recognition for his marvelous roles, acting roles, and romantic character worldwide. Jackman is also known for his epic to rile in the X-Men series.

21. Christian Bale

Christian Bale

He is an English actor and played starring roles in many big-budget films in Hollywood. Christian bale’s name as one of the finest actors and heavily involved in the films produced by the art houses and set his name as independent producers.

22. Kellan Lutz

Kellan Lutz

Lutz is an American television and film actor who is best known for his portrayal of Emmett Cullen in Twilight. He participates in intense weight training, skateboarding, basketball, lacrosse, tennis, and other activities in his free time.

23. Hayden Christensen

Hayden Christensen

Hayden is a Canadian actor who appeared in various Canadian television programs and American television in the 1990s. Later, he moved into movies and started playing minor acting roles and got praise for his role of Sam in Life as a House. He also gets nominated for a Golden Globe award for his position and gained international fame for Star Wars’ portrayal.

24. David Beckham

David Beckham -Most Popular Men in the World

David Robert Beckham is an English footballer who played for Los Angeles in midfield in Major League Soccer. He also played for the Manchester United, England national team, Madrid and Milan, and all-time appearance record in Outfield player.

25. Channing Tatum

Channing Tatum

Channing Matthew Tatum is a film producer and American actor who began his career as a fashion model. Later, he turned into the movies and starred in Step-up. She’s the Man, Public Enemies, Fighting, Dear John G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.

26. Chace Crawford

Chace Crawford

Christopher Chace Crawford best known for the role portrayed as Nate Archibald in the movie Gossip Girl on The CW. Chace also played British singer Leona Lewis’s Boyfriend in the “I Will Be.” He was also named by people in Summer’s Hottest Bachelor list and made various public service announcements for Teens.

27. Atif Aslam

Atif Aslam - Most popular men in the world

He is a Pakistani pop singer known in Asia for his voice and gave several hits, including Tere bin, Woh Lamhe, Adat, Kuch is Tarah, and Tera Hone Laga Hoon.  Atif is best known for his powerful vocal belting technique.

28. Eric Bana

Eric Bana

Eric Bana is one of the best Australian comedians and dramatic actors. He also received the television awards and Australian highest films awards for his Full frontal, chopper, and Romulus performance. Moreover, he performs predominately in major studio films, low budget movies, and science-fiction thriller movies.

29. Sylvester Stallone

Sylvester Stallone

He is popular with his nickname Sly Stallone. Stallone is an American filmmaker, American actor, film director, and screenwriter. He is also known for his Hollywood action roles and machismo. Two notable characters have portrayed Soldier John and Rocky Balboa, including several other films too. Moreover, he is also well-known for the box office highest earning movies.

30. Daniel Craig

Daniel Craig -Most Popular Men in the World

Daniel Wroughton Craig is the English movie producer and actor known for his breakthrough performance in the films like Some voices, Layer Cake, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, and many more. He made his debut in the film Casino Royale in 2006, for which he got appraisal from worldwide and was nominated for the BAFTA award.

31. Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan

Shahrukh Khan is an Indian actor and a film producer too. He is the most famous Bollywood figure who has won three Filmfare awards for his epic performance in the movies. Khan establishes himself as the leading actor in Hindi cinema and is also honored by the Padma Shri award by the Indian Government.

32. Arnold Schwarzenegger

Arnold Schwarzenegger - Most Popular Men in the World

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Arnold Schwarzenegger. Arnold is a versatile actor, Austrian-American bodybuilder, model, politician, and businessman. At present, he is serving himself as California’s 38th Governor. He gained worldwide fame as the iconic film actor in Hollywood. He played a lead role in various movies such as The Terminator and Commando, Conan The Barbarian, and many more.

33. Milo Ventimiglia

Milo Ventimiglia

Milo is the best American television actor who is famous for his roles as Peter Petrelli in the Heroes, T.V. series. More than that, he is an active Afghanistan Veterans of the America and Behalf of Iraq, helping to inaugurate the national public service advertisement campaign. Www. He organized SupportYourVet.org to support the families in the Afghanistan and Iraq tools.

34. Clive Owen

Clive Owen

He is a famous English actor who worked for many stage shows, televisions, and movies. Owen also won the BAFTA and Golden Glove award in 2005 and was nominated for the Best Supporting Actor in Academy Awards for his performance in Drama Closer.

35. Ryan Gosling

Ryan Gosling

Ryan Thomas Gosling is a famous Canadian musician and actor who is best known for his role in The Believer and The Notebook. He won the National Board of Review Award and the Independent Spirit Award as the Best lead male and for his role in Half Nelson. For this role, he also got nominated an Academy Award and another Screen Actor Guild Award.

36. Zac Efron

Zac Efron

Zac Efron, or Zachary David Alexander, is an American singer, actor, and dancer who started his acting career in 2000. Soon, he got a place in the heart of audiences after his marvelous roles in the W.B. series Summerland, High School Musical movies, and Broadway musical hairspray.

37. Will Smith

Will Smith

Willard Christopher Smith is an American film producer, actor, and pop rapper. Newsweek depicts him as the powerful hero of the planet in April 2007. He was also nominated for the two Academy Awards and four Golden Globe Awards. More than that, he also won multiple Grammy Awards.

38. John Abraham

John Abraham -Most Popular Men in the World

John Abraham is an Indian model and actor who made his debut in Indian cinema in 2003. He gets nominated for the Filmfare Award and achieves the Filmfare Best Debut Award Nomination for the Best supporting actor for the Baabul movie.

39. Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf

Shia LaBeouf is an American comedian, actor, and famous voice actor. He started his comedy career when he was ten years old. After that, he started to watch movies in 1998 when he was 12 years old. Now he is one of the most popular actors in Hollywood.

40. Van Damme

Van Damme

He is professionally known as the Jean Claude Van Damme. He is a Belgian martial artist and a famous actor famous for martial arts action movies. Damme achieved national success as the bodybuilder and martial artist in Belgium and earned the title of Mr. Belgium. Later he immigrated to the U.S.A. to build a career in films.

41. James Franco

James Franco - Most Popular Men in the World

James Edward Franco is the American film director, film producer, actor, author, and painter. He starred in various movies, including the comedy stoner film Pineapple express. He received the nomination for Golden Globe Award for the best action in the comedy and motion picture musical.

42. Ed Westwick

Ed Westwick

Edward Westwick is a famous English musician and film actor best known for his role as Chuck Bass in one of the popular American television series, the Gossip Girl. Later, he gained popularity as the best actor worldwide.

43. Colin Farrell

Colin Farrell

Colin James Farrell is the most popular Irish actor who appeared in many Hollywood movies, including the Miami Vice, Minority Report, Phone Booth, Tigerland, The Recruit, Daredevil, Alexander, Bruges, and S.W.A.T.

44. Salman Khan

Salman Khan - Most Popular Men in the World

Salman Khan is also an Indian actor who made his acting debut in the movie “Biwi ho to Aisi.” However, he had his first commercial blockbuster in 1989, Maine Pyar Kiya, and got worldwide fame. He also won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his stunning performance.

45. Josh Hartnett

Josh Hartnett

Joshua Hartnett is also an American producer and actor and came into the television series cracker’s limelight as Michael Fitzgerald. He also played the role of Charlie Babbitt in Barry Morrow’s theatre adaptation at the Apollo Theatre in the London West. Hartnett also starred in the campaign of Diamonds for Men. He became the first men celebrity to signify the Giorgio Armani Beauty.

46. Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor

Shahid Kapoor is also an Indian actor who appeared in various Hindi movies. He is also famous as a trained dancer and starts his career from music videos and other commercial advertisements. He is best known for his iconic movies such as Kaminey, Jab We Met, and Vivah.

47. Robert Downey Jr

Robert Downey Jr - Most Popular Men in the World

In the list of most popular men in the world, how we forget Robert Downey. Robert Downey Jr made his debut in his father’s film as a child artist when he was five years old. He worked consistently in various television shows and movies ever and since. Less than Zero is probably the most noticeable movie because his role is pushed down as the drug habit. After that, Robert starts depicting in bigger movies, including Air America, Natural Born Killer, and many more.

48. Kurt Russell

Kurt Russell

Kurt Russel has entertained people with his charm and performance since he was 12 years old. His epic role and a wide spectrum of genres from con artist to romantic carpenter are truly marvelous. He also plays the ever-green superhero dad in the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol 2, Which catches the heart of millions.

49. Christopher Reeve

Christopher Reeve

He was known for the iconic role of the superhero on the Big screen in the movie Superman. Sadly, Christopher is not between us now, but he bravely battled with his spinal cord injury, which entirely left him paralyzed.

50. Bruce Lee

Although Bruce Lee cut at the age of 32, still single-handed, he redefined the whole genre of martial arts movies and got fame worldwide as the superhero himself.

Frequently Asked Questions: Most Popular Men in the World

Who are the most handsome men in the world?

Robert Pattinson, Tom Cruise, and Hrithik Roshan are the most handsome men in the world.

Who is the most desired and hottest male in the world?

Brad Pitt, Jason Momoa, and Henry Cavil are amongst the most desired and hottest male in the world.

Which country has the most attractive and handsome males?

Australia, Norway, Japan, Germany, and Brazil have the most attractive males.


So, Here we sum up with the Top 50 Famous Men Personalities of The World. Perhaps, there are many more famous men to be included in the list, but it’s impossible to add all of them in a single article.

We hope you enjoyed reading about your favorite actors and their epic work that keeps on entertaining you for so long.

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