23 Celeb Straight Men Have Man Crushes On

“Leonardo DiCaprio. I don’t even have to think about it. I would definitely go gay for him.”

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Being straight and having a crush on someone of the same sex is perfectly normal — and no, that doesn’t mean you’re secretly gay or bisexual.

And recently I stumbled across an old viral Reddit thread that explored just that. Reddit user u/ILoveTallWomen asked the r/AskReddit community this question: “Reddit straight men, who do you think is handsome?”

Well, the straight guys came through with the answers and got very honest about the famous men they have crushes on. Here are some of the top rated and best comments:


“Chris Evans is incredibly handsome – he just makes it so effortless that it makes me incredibly angry. I love the Marvel movies but the combo of him, Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Hemsworth makes me want to just give up and crawl down a hole.”

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“My husband has a crush on Hugh Jackman.”

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“He’s a fun, charming, devoted husband. What’s not to like about that?”


“That he’s shitty jacked up and can sing too!”

—stray dog1980


“Matt Bomer”

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“That’s my voice. His character in white collar makes me question my sexuality.”


“Holy shit, that’s the right answer. I’m straight, but if he offers me a crazy night… damn it.”


“There he is … the only thing that keeps me relatively clear while watching this show is the gorgeous women they keep putting him back with or just showing up with.”

– fougare


“Jason Momoa. I’m not saying I’m gay or anything, but if he asked me to, I would…and I would then rub it in the face of all my girlfriends who wanted to be with him.”


“I’m obsessed with Ewan McGregor’s face. It’s like God invented the greatest smile known to man, walked away from it, and then POOF gave it eyes that undress you in the most disarming yet enjoyable way.”

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“Oh my God! I found another!

I also have a crush on Ewan McGregor. All my friends say he’s gay and that he’s “not even that attractive”. How dare you? He’s a handsome man.”


“Idris Elba is a handsome guy.”

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“Jensen Ackles is one of the most beautiful men in the world.”

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– Lyndsrarr

“I’ve seen Jensen Ackles on many men’s ‘My Only Exception’ list. He looks the best of both men and women supernatural.”

“I’m a lesbian, like most guys on this thread, they’re a solid ‘meh’, but Jensen Ackles is my one exception. These eyes.”
– Transformation Matrix


“Chris Hemsworth”

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—Interracial polar bear

“Chris Hemsworth. He’s the guy that makes me say I’m 99.9% straight.”


“Chris Hemsworth. His face, his hair, his muscles, his voice… I’m a straight guy, I swear!!!”


“It’s incredibly unfair. That beard, accent and body? He’s ruining it for the rest of the male population.”


“Donald Glover. His smile is too much. And he’s damn funny.”

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“Michael Fassbender. The man has class.”

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“My straight boyfriend and I are in total agreement about the beauty of Michael Fassbender. We’d love to have a threesome. No questions asked.”

– the correct file

“Fassbender is serious only man I would ever have a homosexual encounter with. I would fall so hard on the floor.”


“I think a young Marlon Brando has to be in the top five somewhere.”

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“I don’t even think he looks that good as a younger man but damn this GIF made me question my sexuality.”


“Yeah, it’s not just young Marlon Brando, it’s young Marlon Brando to do the thing. That thing it makes underwear melt into a puddle on the floor, regardless of gender.”

– ShaxAjax


“Alexander Skarsgård. I don’t even question my sexuality anymore, I want his penis.”

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“Sexuality? What sexuality. There is no heterosexuality when it comes to this man, he is gorgeous.

Edit: I swear I’m a big strong straight man.”

– GoodLeftUndone


“Zayn Malik. Do not judge me.”

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“Nikolaj Coster-Waldau”

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“That’s what I wanted to say. Even when he was a prisoner, beaten up and thrown in mud game of Thrones all I could think was: That’s still an absurdly handsome man.”

“……..aaaaand now I’m gay.”


“Brad Pitt. Especially in fight club.”

20th century fox


“I’d rather have Brad Pitt from Troy. Mmmm… Achilles and his long Jesus hair.”
– Marmalade Skiess

“Yes, Pitt out Troy actually made me question my sexuality.”

“Sorry, that answer is wrong.

He’s just stupid, stupid adorable Legends of Passion. Not gay but would definitely try for him.”



“Timothy Olyphant”

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– Commander-crook

“It took me far too long to find this proposal, it’s my first choice.

My fiancé still makes fun of me for refusing to watch this Justified DVDs we rented because they were in SD instead of HD; If I can’t make out the individual stubble of Olyphant’s gorgeous face, there’s no point in watching.
– TheBrownWelsh

“Um… my girl relentlessly scolds me because one day I happened to agree with her that he was ‘a handsome guy.’ It would be close between him and Jason Statham but I have to say Timothy Olyphant would be my crush.”

deadwood brought life to my wood.”
—negative karmic opinion


“Kid Cudi. Somehow he manages to look this good in every single picture that has ever been taken of him.

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“Don Draper (aka Jon Hamm).”



“The handsomest guy I’ve ever seen. He’s the only person I really wish I looked like TBH.”

– Good guy

“Jon Hamm. Damn, he’s a handsome son of a bitch.”

— linecookdaddy

“Don doesn’t do anything for me as a straight guy. Roger is where it’s at!’


“Leonardo DiCaprio then and now.”

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– VidChris

“Leonardo DiCaprio. I don’t even have to think about it. I would definitely go gay for him.”


“Besides his physical attributes, the guy is pretty damn humble. He never complains.

10/10 men would leave their wives for him.”



“Someone asked me the same question years ago. I said Ricky Martin. That was before he was out. The person later said to me, ‘Well, now’s your chance.’”

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“What on earth? Why hasn’t anyone said Tom Hardy before?”


“Ryan Reynolds. I’m so close to being him; I’m tall, brown hair and eyes, have a similar sense of humor – if only I wasn’t a slightly chubby, slightly potato-headed guy, we could be twins! But yeah, I would be so gay for him.”

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– BorisBC

“Dude, that scene over Blade Trinity where he’s chained, shirtless, pointing V, I probably would have turned gay for that. Or sell my soul to have a body like this.”
— aerofend5000


“A younger Harrison Ford. I’m not gay, but if I was… I would be.” all over the.”

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You can read the full thread of answers on r/Ask/Reddit.

Note: Some answers have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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