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One Direction and other 'X Factor' stars on Glamour's Sexiest Men of 2013 list

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One Direction and other "X Factor" stars are on the U.K. edition of Glamour's list of 100 Sexiest Men of 2013, which Glamour announced on Dec. 2, 2013. British actor Henry Cavill is ranked No. 1 on the annual list this year. Cavill's popularity increased considerably since landing the starring role of Superman/Clark Kent in the 2013 blockbuster movie "Man of Steel."

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According to Glamour, more than 95,000 votes were cast in the online poll that determined these rankings. Almost every man on the list is an entertainer: either an actor or a music artist. There are a few athletes on the list, such as David Beckham and Tom Daley.

One Direction's Harry Styles is the highest-ranking "X Factor" star on the list, which has him at No. 6 (up from No. 21 in 2012).

One Direction came in third place on "The X Factor" U.K. in 2010. All five members of the group are on Glamour's list of 100 Sexiest Men of 2013. One Direction's Zayn Malik is No. 27 (the same ranking he had in 2012), Niall Horan is No. 40 (down from No. 34 in 2012), Louis Tomlinson is No. 43 (up from No. 48 in 2012), and Liam Payne is No. 48 (up from No. 77 in 2012).

Meanwhile, two members of JLS (which came second place on "The X Factor" U.K. in 2008) also made the list: Aston Merrygold is at No. 38 (up from 96 in 2012), while Marvin Humes is at No. 81 (down from No. 64 in 2012).

Olly Murs (who came in second place on "The X Factor" U.K. in 2009) is No. 15 on the list, up from No. 23 in 2012.

"The X Factor" U.K. judge Gary Barlow didn't make the the list in 2013. He was No. 66 on the list in 2012.

Here are the Top 10 of Glamour's list of 100 Sexiest Men of 2013:

1. Henry Cavill

2. Robert Pattinson

3. Liam Hemsworth

4. Tom Hiddleston

5. Benedict Cumberbatch

6. Harry Styles

7. Chris Hemsworth

8. Iris Elba

9. Jamie Campbell Bower

10. Justin Bieber

And here is where "X Factor" stars ranked on Glamour's list of 100 Sexiest Men of 2013:

6. Harry Styles of One Direction (2012 ranking: No. 21)

15. Olly Murs (2012 ranking: No. 23)

27. Zayn Malik of One Direction (2012 ranking: No. 27)

38. Aston Merrygold of JLS (2012 ranking: No. 96)

40. Niall Horan of One Direction (2012 ranking: No. 34)

43. Louis Tomlinson of One Direction (2012 ranking: No. 48)

48. Liam Payne of One Direction (2012 ranking: No. 77)

81. Marvin Humes of JLS (2012 ranking: No. 64)


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