Idris Elba has been named People's "Sexiest Man Alive" for 2018
Every year, ‘People’ announces who is the "Sexiest Man Alive" - this year, it's Idris Elba
At 46-years-old, Idris Elba has been seen in movies like Thor, No Good Deed, and Molly’s Game. The actor has also been cast in the upcoming star-studded cast of Cats. Idris is the 33rd man to receive the honor of being People’s “sexiest man alive.”
Past men to receive the title include Blake Shelton (2017), Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson (2016), and Denzel Washington (1996). This year’s title was announced officially on Monday night's episode of The Tonight Show by Jimmy Fallon. After winning the award, which is voted on by fans, Elba tweeted that he was "honoured & thankful. What's even more important is your vote in the midterm elections. Your vote can make a difference!"
Who'd have thought it! Thank you @people & all the fans for naming me #SexiestManAlive. Don't forget to grab your issue this week https://t.co/WI7eWfXOPB. I'm honoured & thankful. What’s even more important is your vote in the midterm elections. Your vote can make a difference!👊🏾 pic.twitter.com/TBQapjxJsT— Idris Elba (@idriselba) November 6, 2018
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