Chancellor joins Take That on sexiest men list

GORDON Brown has made it into a list of the world’s 100 sexiest men — with the top place handed to Take That.

The aspiring Prime Minister even pips Arctic Monkey Alex Turner, 21, and Kate Moss’ boyfriend Pete Doherty, 27, in this year’s top 100.

Mr Brown, a newcomer in the list, who at 55 is the oldest sexiest man, takes 97th place in the survey of more than 10,000 women.

The reformed members of Take That relight female fires in joint top place, followed by Bond hunk Daniel Craig.

Last year Brad Pitt scooped the top spot, but the Hollywood star and father-of-three has now dropped to seventh place.

Singer Doherty plummeted from 18 in 2006 to 100 in this year’s rankings, in the poll for NW (New Woman) Magazine.

Prince Harry, in 34th place, is now ahead of his older brother Prince William, who is down 12 places to 37.

The youngest person in the top 100 is Harry Potter star Daniel Radcliffe, 17, worth an estimated £14 million, at number 82.

Tom Cruise drops nine places to 60, Kylie’s boyfriend Olivier Martinez falls 31 places to 41, and Chelsea coach Jose Mourinho drops from six to 38.

Others to fall down the list include David Beckham (from 14 to 20), Charlotte Church’s boyfriend Gavin Henson (from 21 to 63), Vince Vaughn (from 30 to 50) and former Celebrity Big Brother star Preston (from 26 to 69).

Pirates Of The Caribbean star Johnny Depp takes third place, followed by Orlando Bloom, Jake Gyllenhaal and George Clooney.

The Chancellor’s possible future electoral rival for Number 10, David Cameron, takes 87th place, up from 92 last year.

X Factor judge Simon Cowell makes the list for the first time, in 96th place.

NW magazine editor

Helen Johnston said: “With regards to Gordon Brown sneaking in for the first time at 97th, power is undoubtedly an aphrodisiac, but we’ve seen a softer side to the Iron Chancellor recently and women definitely respond to a more human approach.

1. Take That

2. Daniel Craig

3. Johnny Depp

4. Orlando Bloom

5. Jake Gyllenhaal

6. George Clooney

7. Brad Pitt

8. Matt Willis

9. Robbie Williams

10. Justin Timberlake

11. Matthew Fox

12. Jesse Metcalfe

13. David Tennant

14. Russell Brand

15. Steve Jones

16. Luke Pritchard

17. Johnny Borrell

18. James McAvoy

19. Joaquin Phoenix

20. David Beckham

21. Dermot O’Leary

22. Matthew McConaughey

23. Ewan McGregor

24. Jude Law

25. Colin Farrell

26. Heath Ledger

27. Will Smith

28. Josh Holloway

29. Josh Hartnett

30. Vernon Kay

31. Clive Owen

32. Richard Hammond

33. Wentworth Miller

34. Prince Harry

35. Declan Donnelly

36. Ryan Phillippe

37. Prince William

38. Jose Mourinho

39. Brandon Flowers

40. Owen Wilson

41. Olivier Martinez

42. Julian McMahon

43. Ioan Gruffudd

44. Leonardo DiCaprio

45. Ben Affleck

46. Adam Brody

47. Zach Braff

48. Frank Lampard

49. Alex Zane

50. Vince Vaughn

51. Mark Ramprakash

52. Paul Bettany

53. Paolo Nutini

54. Gael Garcia Bernal

55. Andrew Lincoln

56. Gordon Ramsay

57. Rupert Penry-Jones

58. McFly

59. Lemar

60. Tom Cruise

61. Jamie Oliver

62. Jamie Foxx

63. Gavin Henson

64. Rupert Hill

65. Pete Bennett f

66. Jonas Armstrong

67. John Simm

68. Ashley Cole

69. Preston

70. Hugh Jackman

71. Ben Shephard

72. Liam Gallagher

73. Chris Fountain

74. Adrian Grenier

75. Westlife

76. Jack Black

77. Jason Donovan

78. Zane Lowe

79. Mika

80. Carl Barat

81. David Walliams

82. Daniel Radcliffe

83. Rob Kazinsky

84. Serge Pizzorno

85. Scott Mills

86. Sacha Baron Cohen

87. David Cameron

88. Jamie Dornan

89. John Terry

90. Jody Latham

91. Jay-Z

92. Rupert Friend

93. Richard Madeley

94. Bob Geldof

95. David Hasselhoff

96. Simon Cowell

97. Gordon Brown

98. Chris Moyles

99. Alex Turner

100. Pete Doherty

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