The Sexiest Man Alive in 2021 is also the Smallest Man Alive in the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Ant-Man, a superhero with the power to shrink.
Rudd has starred in two Ant-Man films as well as Avengers: Endgame, and fans are already getting hyped for his next movie set to release in 2023.
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Thor is the god of thunder (down under), played by PEOPLE’s Sexiest Man Alive of 2014.
Okay, so Killmonger isn’t technically a Marvel hero, but we can’t help ourselves — we had to include this sexy villain, a.k.a. 2020’s SMA.
Though not part of the Avengers, Deadpool (played by the 2010 SMA) is a sexy and hilarious part of the Marvel Comic series.
People’s 2018 Sexiest Man played the all-knowing Asgardian Heimdall in the Thor movies, as well as two of the Avengers films.
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Cooper’s character in Guardian of the Galaxy is more cute than sexy, but the voice behind the animated raccoon belongs to the Sexiest Man of 2011.
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Yon-Rogg (Law) is the Captain Marvel's mentor with mysterious motivations. He is also, of course, incredibly sexy and reigned as SMA in 2004.