Brit Tom Hiddleston beats Robert Pattinson to become 'sexiest actor alive'

London, January 19 (ANI): 2013 seems to be already proving to be a great year for the British as Tom Hiddleston has toppled Robert Pattinson from his position as "sexiest actor alive".

The 'War Horse' star, who will soon return as villain Loki in 'Thor 2', topped the list in a poll for Total Film magazine, the Daily Mail reported.

While Canadian actor Ryan Gosling came in third on the list, another Briton Benedict Cumberbatch took the fourth place.

The top 10 sexiest actors alive are:

Tom Hiddleston

Robert Pattinson

Ryan Gosling

Benedict Cumberbatch

Richard Armitage

Tom Hardy

Alan Rickman

Michael Fassbender

Robert Downey Jr

Chris Hemsworth (ANI)