MUMBAI: Robert Pattinson has been voted world's sexiest
man, as per a poll conducted by a magazine,
26-year-old, who is reportedly rekindling his relationship
with Twilight co-star Kristen Stewart, has won the accolade
for the fourth year running, it is understood.
started his career by playing Cedric Diggory in Harry
Potter and the Goblet of Fire. He later landed the leading
role of Edward Cullen in the film adaptations of the
Twilight novels by Stephenie Meyer, and came to worldwide
fame, thus establishing himself among the highest paid
and most bankable actors in Hollywood.
In 2010, the actor was named one of TIME magazine's
100 most influential people in the world and also in
the same year, Forbes ranked him as one of the most
powerful celebrities in the world.
was followed by Assemble actor Tom Hiddleston who was
in turn followed by Johnny Depp.
Prometheus actor Michael Fassbender was in fourth place,
British TV actor Benedict Cumberbatch took the fifth
40,000 people voted in the poll to choose the 50 sexiest
men of 2012.