03/08/2013 09:24 am ET

Unconventional Leading Men

With the worldwide success of actors like Brad Pitt and George Clooney, it would seem classic good looks make for the most promising Hollywood careers.

This is still too true for women in Hollywood, but there are some actors who defy this superficial rule, using their humor, charm and infectious charisma to capture audiences and huge box office numbers. From the funnyman prototype Jack Black to the boyishly awkward Michael Cera, numerous actors have found their niche without the help of chiseled jaw bones or a full head of gorgeous locks.

Which Hollywood leading men represent the everyday men around the world? Take a look through our slideshow below of 15 extremely talented but unconventionally handsome leading men.

15 Unexpected Leading Men


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