Watch: Michael B Jordan named Sexiest Man Alive
On Tuesday night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the 2020 People’s Sexiest Man Alive was announced. The late night show has been revealing the winner for years, but this time they thought they would make it a little more interesting by having the fans try and guess who won.
Kimmel brought the sexiest man out in a yellow chemical hazmat suit so that none of his features were distinguishable. After a series of guesses and clues, one fan was correct when she guessed Creed star Michael B. Jordan.
— People (@people) November 18, 2020
Even though Jordan has been an a-list celebrity for years and the recipient of many awards, he admitted that there is some added pressure that comes with the new moniker.
“I think the expectation now is a little unreasonable,” said Jordan. “But it's a cool title to have... They told me the news and it was a moment like, ‘S***, really? Me?’... But it was a cool moment.”
Based on the reaction from social media, People got it right.
Michael B. Jordan being named People’s Sexiest Man Alive is the *only* thing that’s made sense this year pic.twitter.com/w7BElvPwSM
— Jamie Blynn (@jamieblynn) November 18, 2020
People went from Blake Shelton to John Legend and now to Michael B. Jordan. pic.twitter.com/nTAerJe1Xf
— Breddie Brooks. (@breonna_kiara) November 18, 2020
— maybe: CeCe (@CeCeWorks23) November 18, 2020
Michael B. Jordan getting named People's Sexiest Man Alive is one of approximately two things this year that have made any sense.
— Arianna Rees (@AriWRees) November 18, 2020
Michael B. Jordan is People’s Sexiest Man Alive for 2020 and I couldn’t agree more 😭😩😍 pic.twitter.com/2nnDltZ1Ur
— Thickdijah James. (@arguewitchamama) November 18, 2020
Jimmy Kimmel Live! airs weeknights.