Colin Farrell Age: 27 Personal: A native of Dublin, Ireland, he has one son with model Kim Bordenave. Work: Stars as Alexander The Great in the upcoming Oliver Stone epic.
Denzel Washington Age: 49 Personal: Has four children with his wife Pauletta. Work: A two-time Academy Award winner, for "Glory" and "Training Day." He most recently appeared onscreen in "Out Of Time."
Hugh Jackman Age: 35 Personal: Born in Sydney, Australia, he has one son with wife Deborra-Lee Furness. Work: Played Wolverine in the popular "X-Men" movies. He's currently starring on Broadway in "The Boy From Oz."
Russell Crowe Age: 39 Personal: Born in New Zealand, he later moved to Australia. Wife Danielle Spencer is expecting the couple's first child in 2004. Work: Was nominated for the Best Actor Oscar for three straight years. Won for 2001's "Gladiator." Currently stars in "Master and Commander." (pictured).
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Hugh Grant Age: 43 Personal: Born in London, he dated model/actress Elizabeth Hurley from 1986 to 2000. Work: Plays the British prime minister in the 2003 holiday film "Love, Actually." He'll repeat his role in the 2004 "Bridget Jones" sequel.
Justin Timberlake Age: 22 Personal: Reportedly dating 31-year-old Cameron Diaz, his breakup with Britney Spears remains a hot topic. Work: A member of the pop group 'NSYNC, his solo album "Justified" went triple platinum in 2003.
Lenny Kravitz Age: 39 Personal: The son of the late actress Roxie Roker, he has one daughter with ex-wife Lisa Bonet. He's rumored to be dating Nicole Kidman but the pair insist they are just good friends. Work: A two-time Grammy winner, he plans to release a new album in early 2004.
George Clooney Age: 42 Personal: Clooney has a reputation as a steadfast bachelor. His 1989 marriage to Talia Balsam lasted three years. Work: An actor, producer and director, he came in at No. 29 in Premiere magazine's 2003 annual Power 100 list.
Ashton Kutcher Age: 25 Personal: Involved in a high-profile romance with actress Demi Moore, who's 15 years his senior. Work: Kutcher began his career as a model before earning a spot on TV's "That '70s Show." He serves as producer and host of MTV's "Punked," and will next appear in theaters in "Cheaper By The Dozen."
Brad Pitt Age: 39 Personal: Married to Jennifer Aniston in 2000, they remain Hollywood's premier "it" couple. Work: He'll appear in "Troy" and the sequel to "Ocean's Eleven" in 2004. Pitt is the only two-time winner of People's "Sexiest Man Alive" honor, in 1995 and 2000. Who's the tops for 2003?
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Johnny Depp Age: 40 Why He's Tops: "Because he arrived at his new, happy place without selling out, without becoming slick or packaged or politically correct, he is a hero to his fans and an idol to his young co-stars," People says in its Dec. 1 issue. Depp, star of 2003's "Pirates of the Caribbean," has two children with girlfriend Vanessa Paradis.