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Daniela Ruah Officially Checks In

We asked Daniela Ruah, twenty-seven, Portuguese-American star of NCIS: Los Angeles and the upcoming movie Red Tails, to call us over the course of three days, whenever she'd like. And she did. Which was nice of her.<p><i>Originally published in the September 2011 issue</i><p><i>Thursday, 9:15 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.</i> …

Dancing with the Stars

Minka Kelly Is the Sexiest Woman Alive 2010

She's beautiful. She's athletic. She's worked gunshot wounds as a surgical nurse. She can act. And you've already fallen in love with her, back when she was a cheerleader. Now fall for her with these two videos, plus more below and in the November issue of Esquire... Music: "Forced to Love," by …

Wakeboarding

Hayden Panettiere: Funny* Joke(s) from a Beautiful Woman

The Nashville star will now make you laugh. Watch her here on video, and don't forget the pictures....<p><i>Published in the January 2012 issue</i><p><b>Here's one:</b><p>A traveling salesman stops at the nearest farmhouse and asks if he can spend the night. The farmer says okay, and tells him he can go upstairs and …

Hayden Panettiere

Sexy Women We Love - Beautiful Women That Are Smart & Awesome

It's Day 29 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 28 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 27 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 26 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>It's Day 23 of the LOVE Advent Calendar.<p>Day 22 of the LOVE Advent Calendar is here.<p>Day 12 of the LOVE Advent Calendar is here.<p>"I Wanna Be …

Award Shows

Anna Torv Is a Woman We Love

The sunny-haired star of Fox's Fringe — who looks a lot more comfortable without that bulky FBI uniform — finally reveals what she thinks you need to know about life, love, Vegemite, and women. Specifically, her.<p><b>Click here for essential wisdom on Valentine's Day >></b><p><b>Anna Torv is thirty-one.</b> She's …

TV shows

Monica Bellucci, Nine Ways

An exclusive preview of perhaps the sexiest thing ever to land on a coffee table: Monica Bellucci, a new book from some of the world's top photographers as they interpret a goddess of our time<p><b>A Few Words from the Subject</b><p><b>I have always been intrigued</b> by the representation of the human body: faces, …

James White

Kristen Bell Makes Everything a Little More Interesting

An early-morning hike in L.A. with the least typical actress in Hollywood<p><i>Published in the September 2012 issue</i><p><b>It's 8:47 a.m. on</b> a cloudy "June Gloom" Monday morning and I'm standing next to the grizzly bear statue at the entrance to L. A.'s Griffith Park and I'm starting to think that Kristen Bell …

Time I

Three Reasons We Love Kate Mara

She swears. She shakes hands like a man. And she knows more about football than you do. Oh, and she looks really good bathing.<p><b>Kate Mara's hand is</b> small and supple. And it has a grip like a table vise. She grew up around football. Her great-grandfather on her father's side, Tim Mara, founded the New …

Kate Mara

Mary-Louise Parker: A Woman We Love

Helpful cooking tips, a thank-you note to men, and some wonderful photographs from the sexiest pie maker alive.<p><i>Dear Ms. Parker,</i><p>This time, we don't know what to say. That pie. The crust, so flaky. The fruit, so sweet. The little apron. Thank you very much.<p>It's been what, eight or nine years that …

Baking