If you’re Cuban you’re in some pretty HOT company. How does it feel to come from the same country as some of the sexiest actors, models, singers, and athletes in the world? Awesome? Yeah, we kind of figured.
Are you proud to be Cuban?! Read on to find out which sizzling Cubans have the ability to make our hearts pound! (Then tell us: Who did we miss?).
1. Cubans: Adam Rodriguez
Adam Rodriguez’s chiseled, manly jaw, among many of his other sexy features, will land him on any hot list, and the Cubans are lucky to call him theirs! The actor has played a variety of characters including Eric “Delko” Delektorsky on CSI: Miami and a thong wearing, drool worthy stripper in 2012’s Magic Mike.
2. Cubans: Jeanine Mason
Twenty-two-year-old Jeanine Mason danced her way onto our sexiest list with her big, brown, beautiful eyes. She is best known for her contemporary dancing skills on the fifth season of So You Think You Can Dance, and she used her amazing talent to come in first place. We bet her good looks didn’t hurt her chances!
3. Cubans: Danny Pino
The desirable Danny Pino has been making solving crimes sexy for the past decade playing detectives on shows like Cold Case and Law & Order: Special Victims Unit. We’re tempted to commit a crime so that Pino will come looking for us!
4. Cubans: William Levy
Cuban model and actor William Levy needs no introduction to a list like this. This heartthrob has been making ladies swoon since before he placed third on ABC’s fourteenth season of Dancing with the Stars with his mass sex appeal and washboard abs. We already know we’ll be rushing to the theaters this year to see that body on the big screen when Levy stars in Boom Town.
5. Cubans: Cameron Diaz
Cameron Diaz first emerged as a major sex symbol in her early twenties after playing lounge singer Tina Carlyle in 1994’s box office hit The Mask. Since then the steamy actress has entertained audiences with her inviting smile and contagious energy in movies like There’s Something About Mary, The Holiday and Gangs of New York.
6. Cubans: Blake Jenner
Twenty-year-old Blake Jenner’s swooping hair alone is enough to make teen girls squeal. Fans were ecstatic when this Cuban cutie won the second season of Oxygen’s The Glee Project earning him a recurring role during the fourth season of the wildly popular Fox show Glee.
7. Cubans: Dominik Garcia-Lorido
Actress Dominik García-Lorido’s long, luscious hair and kissable lips earn her a spot on our list of sexiest Cubans. The brunette beauty is known for roles in movies like The Lost City and City Island which she acted in alongside her father Andy García (who you’ll also find on this list). She can currently be found playing a housekeeper training to be a Pan Am stewardess and, not surprisingly, another character’s love interest in the Starz television drama Magic City.
8. Cubans: Perez Hilton
Sometimes there’s nothing hotter than a man who takes care of himself. Well known, if somewhat notorious, celebrity blogger Perez Hilton has proven he does just that transforming his once plump frame into what many would call an ideal physique. His commitment to not just looking phenomenal but also feeling healthy earns him a spot on our list!
9. Cubans: Pitbull
The muy suave Cuban entertainer Pitbull has been charming audiences with his catchy music and smooth, sophisticated style. Though he’s been on the radar for the past decade, Pitbull had a big year in 2012 releasing his seventh studio album Global Warming, his second compilation album Original Hits, and embarking on a massive world tour entitled Planet Pit World Tour.
10. Cubans: Odette Annable
Actress Odette Annable has that super sexy yet approachable winning mix of supermodel meets girl next door. Her talents have won her roles in movies like Cloverfield and The Unborn as well as series regular on popular shows such as Breaking In and the final season of House. Before planning out the picture perfect future the two of you will surely have, keep in mind this looker is a married woman!
11. Cubans: Bella Thorne
At the tender age of 15 Cuban sweetheart Bella Thorne is the youngest star to grace our sexiest list. Her coppery hair and sweet smile help the young actress win over audiences. While she’s earned parts in countless television shows, movies, and advertisements, Thorne is best known for her current role as aspiring dancer CeCe Jones in the Disney Channel original series Shake It Up.
12. Cubans: David Gallagher
Audiences watched actor David Gallagher grow up before their eyes as blonde, adorable little brother Simon Camden on the long-running WB hit family show 7th Heaven. Now 27, he’s all grown up and with looks like his probably breaking hearts left and right! Since leaving the show that made him a household name he’s earned guest spots on shows like Numb3rs, CSI: Miami, and Criminal Minds.
13. Cubans: Eva Mendes
This spicy siren needs no introduction. A-list actress Eva Mendes has been giving men everywhere someone to drool over for many years. She’s appeared in far too many movies to count including Once Upon a Time in Mexico, We Own the Night, The Women, and the first hit romantic comedy where the two leads were played by minority actors, Hitch. Fans look forward to seeing Mendes again on the big screen in The Place Beyond the Pines which she stars in alongside boyfriend Ryan Gosling.
14. Cubans: Rosario Dawson
Rosario Dawson’s bright, beautiful eyes, welcoming smile, and rockin’ bod have been lighting up the big screen since she starred in the controversial film Kids in 1995. Since then she’s lent her voice and talent to 25th Hour, Sin City, Seven Pounds, Rent, and Unstoppable. This year fans can look forward to Dawson reprising her role as the sexy prostitute-dominatrix Gail in Sin City: A Dame to Kill For and as Dolores Huerta in Chavez about the life of Caesar Chavez.
15. Cubans: Maria Canals-Barrera
Actress Maria Canals-Barrera is best known for playing mother Theresa Russo in the Disney Channel hit show Wizards of Waverly Place. Don’t let the mom role throw you off though, one look at this Cuban and you’ll be crushing. She is the kind of mom all of the boys dream about and the wife all men wish was theirs!
16. Cubans: Bobby Cannavale
The tall, dark, and handsome Bobby Cannavale has made playing bad look so good. Though he first truly caught on the radar of viewers playing kind paramedic Bobby Caffey on the first two seasons of Third Watch, he’s most recently been seen playing antagonistic roles in hits Nurse Jackie and Boardwalk Empire.
17. Cubans: Nestor Carbonell
Fans may feel lost without somewhere to go to get their fix of gorgeous Nestor Carbonell each week. The Cuban actor played Richard Alpert in the famed ABC hit Lost. Last year Carbonell could be seen alongside Sarah Michelle Gellar on the CW’s Ringer.
18. Cubans: Jamie Lynn Sigler
Even though she was just a teenager when she first graced the small screen in 1999 on HBO’s long running mega-hit The Sopranos, there’s no doubt actress and singer Jamie-Lynn Sigler has grown into an incredibly sexy woman. After her time as Meadow Soprano ended in 2007, Sigler had a recurring role on another HBO success, Entourage, and she can currently be found playing Emily on NBC’s Guys with Kids.
19. Cubans: Matt Cedeno
A former model with perfect lips and a body that appears to have been chiseled out of a slab of marble, there’s no doubt that actor Matt Cedeño belongs on our sexiest list. The Cuban portrayed hunky Brandon Walker on the NBC soap Days of our Lives.
20. Cubans: Eddie Cibrian
Though the constant personal drama isn’t a turn on, actor Eddie Cibrian is able to hold his own on this list based on looks alone. He rose to success playing roles on shows like Sunset Beach and Third Watch, but he’s been making headlines most recently as the centerpiece in the feud between his ex-wife and The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star Brandi Glanville and his current wife country sensation LeAnn Rimes.
21. Cubans: Valerie Cruz
Valerie Cruz’s stunning petite features make her the kind of woman you want to standing confidently by your side no matter where you go. This actress can brag about roles on some of television’s most talked about shows from Nip/Tuck to Dexter to True Blood to Homeland Cruz can do it all – and has!
22. Cubans: Melissa Fumero
Cute, Cuban chica Melissa Fumero made soap viewers fall fast for her character Adriana Cramer in her most popular role to date on ABC’s One Life to Live. Down boys, the actress has been happily married to husband David Fumero since 2007.
23. Cubans: Gina Torres
Her bedroom eyes, plump lips, and glowing skin helped to land actress Gina Torres a spot on our list of sexiest Cubans. Though the show only lasted a year, Torres’ powerhouse acting as Zoe in Fox’s Firefly was enough to help create a cult following for the series. She also appeared as Cas in The Matrix Reloaded and The Matrix Revolutions.
24. Cubans: Christina Milian
Christina Milian is the kind of dazzling woman men want around from AM to PM. The Grammy nominated singer, songwriter, and actress has released three albums and acted in movies like Love Don’t Cost a Thing and Ghosts of Girlfriends Past. The multi-talented Cuban has most recently appeared on the small screen as The Voice’s social media correspondent chatting up the singers backstage – they sure are lucky!
25. Cubans: Elizabeth Pena
Actress Elizabeth Peña has been turning heads since her first movie, El Super, in 1979. Since that time, she has continued to make others sit up and notice with her performances in movies like La Bamba, Down and Out in Beverly Hills, and Rush Hour.
26. Cubans: Laz Alonso
One picture of popular Laz Alonso is all it takes for women to sigh in yearning for this beautiful man. NBC decided to test the self control of ladies everywhere when it premiered its new series, Deception, starring the Avatar actor earlier this month.
27. Cubans: Vida Guerra
Glamour model Vida Guerra has made a career out of making lists such as this one. Her curvaceous body has been featured in and on the covers of magazines like FHM, Smooth, and Playboy.
28. Cubans: Josie Loren
At the age of 25, actress Josie Loren has a fresh faced classic beauty about her. More than that, though, she’s dedicated to becoming a successful actress, a trait we highly admire and see as incredibly sexy! A former competitive cheerleader herself, Loren was allowed to let her determination show in her first starring role in a TV show as a competitive gymnast hoping to make it to the Olympics in ABC Family drama Make It of Break It.
29. Cubans: Ryan Lochte
“JEAH!” Thousands of females are shouting Ryan Lochte’s trademarked catchphrase with glee at the sight of the Olympic swimmer on our hot list. The 11-time Olympic medalist has turned a generation of women into competitive swimming fans with his adorable (sometimes grill filled) smile and god-like body. Lucky for us we won’t have to wait another four years to watch Lochte in action since E! has recently announced that a six-episode reality series entitled What Would Ryan Lochte Do? will be premiering in April of this year.
30. Cubans: Aylin Mujica
We doubt anyone will argue with the inclusion of thirty-eight-year-old Cuban bombshell Aylín Mújica gracing our sexiest list. In 2006 the actress, model, and ballet dancer began playing characters on various Telemundo shows. She can currently be found on Telemundo’s Corazón Valiente.
31. Cubans: Jencarlos Canela
Actor and musician Jencarlos Canela has delicious features that come together for a perfect male specimen women can’t help but want to feast upon. Too bad the 24-year-old’s heart is already taken by girlfriend Gaby Espino and their son Nikolas. Not to fret, fans can still watch him playing the lead role as Bruno Hurtado in the new Telemundo series Pasión Prohibida.
32. Cubans: Daisy Fuentes
We all know Daisy Fuentes is unspeakably gorgeous, but it is her entrepreneurial spirit and willingness to break barriers for Latinas everywhere that has us most attracted. Fuentes became the first Latina VJ on MTV in 1993 and went on to host shows like America’s Funniest Home Videos and events like Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve. In addition to her hosting duties she graced magazine covers, appeared in ads for Revlon and American Express, and even launched her own clothing line. You go girl!
33. Cubans: Andy Garcia
The second half of the only father/daughter pair to appear on this list, 56-year-old Andy García is the perfect dapper gentleman. He’s best known for his incredible acting talent churning out numerous hits including Internal Affairs, When a Man Loves a Woman, and the Ocean’s Eleven series. He even received an Academy Award nomination for Best Supporting Actor for his part in The Godfather Part III.
34. Cubans: Carlos Leon
He once had Madonna’s stamp of approval, so who are we to deny him a much deserved high score on our sexy meter? While comedian, actor, and personal trainer Carlos Leon has worked on Broadway and had roles on shows like Oz and Law & Order, his biggest hit is his daughter with Madonna, Lourdes Leon.
35. Cubans: B-Real
For you ladies who like their men with tattoos and attitude lead rapper of hip hop group Cypress Hill B-Real is just the kind of sexy Cuban you’ve been searching for. B-Real has released one solo album and a whopping nine albums as a member of Cypress Hill.
36. Cubans: Genesis Rodriguez
No words are adequate enough to cover what comes to mind when men and women alike see images of actress Genesis Rodriguez, so the sound of thousands of jaws simultaneously dropping to the ground will have to suffice. Though she’s been acting in different Telemundo series since 2004, the stunner has only recently blown up on the big screen in films like Man on a Ledge, Casa de Mi Padre, What to Expect When You’re Expecting, and The Last Stand, and boy are we blown away!
37. Cubans: Danay Garcia
Whew! Actress Danay García’s spicy sexual magnetism is enough to make us sweat! The Cuban’s most prominent role to date has been the part of Sofia Lugo on the hit Fox series Prison Break.