Chris Hemsworth is not only Thor.
He’s also the “Sexiest Man Alive”! PEOPLE magazine has granted the 31-year-old Australian actor the highly anticipated title for 2014.
On Tuesday night, Jimmy Kimmel had the honor of announcing Hemsworth’s “Sexiest Man Alive” status on his ABC late night show .
Hemsworth appeared on the Tuesday night episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” via Skype.
wearing a mask and using a voice changer to disguise his identity.
After a Q&A with the audience, however, the crowd soon guessed the identity of this year’s winner of PEOPLE’s honor.
“Thank you for being here tonight.
I’m glad you’re excited.
You’re here on a very big night.
Tonight I am going to reveal the identity of People magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive,” Kimmel announced to his audience.
“I want you to know I withdrew myself from consideration.
I didn’t think it would be fair since I’m the one making the announcement,” he playfully continued.
“Thank you very much for the trophy.
I’m most excited about the alive portion of that statement.
Thank you, Jimmy,” said Hemsworth.
The “Avengers” star also explained that his younger brother Liam Hemsworth, the swoon-worthy star of “The Hunger Games,” is not upset by losing out on the title to his sibling.
“Liam is good.
We’ve been throwing sexy looks back and forth all week.
So he’s been a real team player through this.” “I like everything there is about being sexy, to pursing the lips the right way to squinting at the essential time,” added Hemsworth.
“Thank you, Matt Damon, and all the other previous intelligent men.
This is based on an IQ test, not just the physical appearance.” Finally, the Aussie and father of three said a final thank you to the people who truly made his “Sexiest Man Alive” title possible.
“My parents, I guess, for putting this together,” said Hemsworth.
Former winners include George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Johnny Depp, Bradley Cooper, Matt Damon, and Ben Affleck.
Hemsworth is in some pretty sexy company!