Hollywood isn’t the monopoly of American stars. In fact, many of the most adored and well-loved by fans all over the world are into hot British men. Aside from their well-sculpted physique and distinctly cute British accent, these guys are also very talented. Most of them have landed major roles in the most memorable movies ever.
We recently did a survey among our site visitors to get a pulse of who they think are the hottest British actors of this generation. Here are the top four choices of our readers:
Best known for his character as Loki in the Marvel films “Thor” and “The Avengers (and yes, being Taylor Swift’s ex-beau), Tom Hiddleston started his career making appearances in various radio, TV, and theater performances. The other iconic movies tucked under his belt are Steven Spielberg’s “War Horse” and “Midnight in Paris,” where he portrays writer F. Scott Fitzgerald.
Considered one of the best rising Hollywood stars from Ireland, Colin Farrell earned critical acclaim for his portrayals in the films “Horrible Bosses,” “Seven Psychopaths,” “Total Recall,” and “Fright Night.” He’s also part of the cast of the Harry Potter prequel “Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them” as Percival Graves.
Fun fact: Colin auditioned for Boyzone, a world-famous Irish boyband, but he didn’t get into the group.
This British hottie was catapulted to stardom after receiving award nominations for “The Social Network,” He also appeared in “The Amazing Spiderman” and “Never Let Me Go.” His career began in television, as he was part of shows like “Doctor Who” and “Sugar Rush.”
This London native has worked in film, TV, radio, and theater before getting his break for the 2004 movie “Hawking.” He became even more popular when he played the lead role in the British TV series “Sherlock.”
Fun fact: Benedict is a big fan of Robert Downey Jr. who also plays the iconic Sherlock Holmes character just like him.
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