GQ Names Jeff Bridges, James Franco, Mayor Michael Bloomberg, and Drew Brees Among 2010 Men of the Year
NEW YORK Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ — GQ magazine announces its 15th Men of the Year issue featuring this year’s outstanding achievers, leaders, and renegades: cultural icons who have impacted our society, from entertainment and music to sports and politics. The 2010 Men of the Year are profiled in the December issue, on newsstands November 23, accompanied by a fashion portfolio shot by famed photographers Inez van Lamsweerde & Vinoodh Matadin. The issue came to life last week as GQ hosted a star-studded affair at the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles to celebrate this year’s distinguished honorees.
The issue features cultural highs and lows of 2010, the “Best Stuff of the Year” (everything a man could possibly want), “The Year in Music” (breaking down the gossip, winners, losers, and tunes to download now), plus Alan Richman names L.A.’s Umami Burger, “Burger of the Year.” Other notables recognized in the issue include Jonathan Franzen (“Writer of the Year”), Jennifer Lawrence (“Obsession of the Year”), Admiral Mike Mullen (“Game Changer of the Year”), Mike “the Situation” Sorrentino (“Sensation of the Year”), Attorney General Eric Holder, Vice President Joe Biden, and more.
A complete list of GQ‘s 2010 Men of the Year honorees follows:
Drake - Breakout of the Year Jesse Eisenberg - Geek of the Year Jeff Bridges - Icon of the Year Jonathan Franzen - Writer of the Year Stephen Colbert - Patriot of Joseph Gordon-Levitt - Rising Star of the Year the Year James Franco - Leading Man of the Year Ryan Gosling - Contender of the Year Scarlett Johansson - Babe of the Year Jimmy Kimmel - Funnyman of the Year Cast of 'Boardwalk Empire' - Jennifer Lawrence - Obsession of the Gangsters of the Year Year Mayor Michael Bloomberg - Admiral Mike Mullen - Game Changer of Leader of the Year the Year Drew Brees - Patron Saint of the Year Kid Rock - Rock Star of the Year Chris Colfer - Diva of the Year Mark Ruffalo - Father of the Year Bryan Cranston - Anti-Hero of Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino - the Year Sensation of the Year Designers Michael Bastian, Simon Spurr and Scott Sternberg - Designers of the Reggie Watts - Comic Genius of the Year Year Landon Donovan - Baller of the Year
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