Hugh Jackman and Sarah Michelle Gellar Top List Of Sexiest Sci-Fi Stars

Posted Monday, September 5th, 2011 01:00 pm GMT -4 by

In an internet poll conducted by the Syfy network, fans voted for their favorite guys and gals for the top spot of “Sexiest Actor/Actress in Science Fiction”. Hugh Jackman, who played Wolverine in the ‘X-Men’ films, beat fan-favorite David Tennant (Doctor Who) and uber-star Johnny Depp (Edward Scissorhands) for the top spot on the actor list. In the actress department, Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) staked out the top spot, trumping Star Trek: Voyager’s Jeri Ryan and two of The Doctor’s companions.

Check out the full lists below:

Sexiest Actor:
1. Hugh Jackman (X-Men) – 20.3%
2. David Tennant (Doctor Who) – 16.9%
3. John Barrowman (Torchwood) – 14.2%
4. Johnny Depp (Edward Scissorhands) – 11.5%
5. Harrison Ford (Star Wars) – 10.5%
6. Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man) – 10.3 %
7. Orlando Bloom (Lord of the Rings) – 10.2%
8. Ryan Reynolds (Green Lantern) – 9.9%
9. Chris Hemsworth (Thor) – 9.4%
10. Matt Smith (Doctor Who) – 8.7%

Sexiest Actress:
1. Sarah Michelle Gellar (Buffy the Vampire Slayer) -12.7%
2. Jeri Ryan (Star Trek: Voyager) – 10.9%
3. Jessica Alba (Fantastic Four) – 10.8%
4. Karen Gillan (Doctor Who) – 10.6 %
5. Billie Piper (Doctor Who) – 7.7%
6. Anna Paquin (True Blood) – 7.3%
7. Hayden Panettiere (Heroes) -6.4%
8. Jane Fonda (Barbarella) – 5%
9. Carrie Fisher (Star Wars) – 4.7%
10. Sigourney Weaver (Alien) -4.6%

Did Syfy get it right? If not, who would you pick for the top spots?

  • John Wao

    How did Gillian Anderson not make the cut?

    • She made MINE John! ;) http://sciencefiction.com/2011/07/22/ten-attractive-female-minds-in-sci-fi-tv/