Jackman Named 'Sexiest Man Alive'
Posted on Wed Nov 19, 2008 09:23 AM PDT

Magazines mencovers200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Australian actor Hugh Jackman has been named People Magazine's "Sexiest Man Alive" for 2008.

Jackman, 40, has been married for twelve years to Deborra-Lee Furness. When told of the award Furness joked, "Obviously, Brad wasn't available this year."

Meantime, GQ is naming it's annual Men of the Year. Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps, the magazine calls him 'Golden Boy of the Year,' is featured on the cover. The magazine also honors, Barack Obama, Leonardo DiCaprio and "Mad Men" star Jon Hamm.

Entertainment Weekly magazine is honoring what they call the "Breakout Stars of 2008."
Topping that list is the star of the "Twilight" phenomenon, Robert Pattinson.