Last year’s MTV Movie Awards asked voters to pick the actor who had the biggest on-screen costume and makeup transformation (Elizabeth Banks took home the honors for The Hunger Games). This year, apparently less is more. Best Shirtless Performance, a new category for 2013, examines who looked best in the buff. Predictably, there are some serious contenders…
When he wasn’t wearing impeccably cut Tom Ford suits in Skyfall, Daniel Craig needed only a flash of skin to prove he, too, is impeccably cut — and that James Bond’s still got it after 50 years on screen.
Seth MacFarlane’s wise-cracking stuffed animal Ted is the only member of the hirsute set vying for the golden popcorn.
Christian Bale — whose shirtless moments have spawned their own Tumblr — showed Dark Knight Rises audiences what the caped crusader was working with underneath all that (nipple-free) body armor.
Channing Tatum put the “magic” in Magic Mike with his bulging muscles and sexy stripper swagger.
After a rain-drenched shirtless sprint in the first few minutes of The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn — Part 2, Taylor Lautner inspired more than a few Twihards to switch their allegiance to Team Jacob.
We already know that host Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect), American Idol judge Nicki Minaj and even Seth Rogen have put in early bids for reigning Sexiest Man Alive Tatum to win, but who has your vote? Tell us in the poll below, then tune in Sunday at 9 p.m. ET to find out whose front viewers have backed.