Malayalam actor Nivin Pauly, who is basking in the success of the latest Vineeth Sreenivasan directorial "Jacobinte Swargarajyam," has been topped the Kochi Times Most Desirable Men 2015 list. He has beaten "Charlie" actor Dulquer Salmaan, who had enjoyed the top spot last year.
As per the new list, Dulquer is in the second spot, followed by Prithviraj Sukumaran, who has not budged from the third spot since last year. Tovino Thomas, who put in noteworthy performances in the movies "Ennu Ninte Moideen" and "Style," is fourth, pushing Unni Mukundan to the fifth position.
Fahadh Faasil has leapfrogged to the sixth spot in the list this year from 16th position in 2014. He is followed by singer Vijay Yesudas (new entrant), Jayasurya, Govind Padmasoorya and singer Siddharth Menon round up the top 10 positions of the list.
Actors Rajeev Pillai, Asif Ali and Rahul Madhav have seen a huge drop in their ranks this year, paving the way for many new entrants, including cricketer Sanju Samson, musician Shaan Rahman, actor Sunny Wayn, Dhyan Sreenivasan, Sudev Nair, Neeraj Madhav, footballer Mohammad Rafi, TV host Adil Ibrahim, comedian Abish Mathew, TV actor Rahul Ravi, director Bejoy Nambiar and Congress MP Shashi Tharoor.
Meanwhile, Dulquer and Nivin have been listed on the Chennai Times Most Desirable Men 2015 list as well, owing to the huge fan following they enjoy in Tamil Nadu. While Dulquer is in the seventh spot, Nivin has been ranked 13th spot in the Chennai Times' list.
Check out the full Most Desirable Men 2015 (Kochi Times) list here:
|Rank 2015||Actors||Rank 2014|
|7||Vijay Yesudas||New entrant|
|11||Sanju Samson||New entrant|
|12||Shaan Rahman||New entrant|
|13||Sunny Wayn||New entrant|
|14||Dhyan Sreenivasam||New entrant|
|15||Sudev Nair||New entrant|
|16||Neeraj Madhav||New entrant|
|18||Mohammed Rafi||New entrant|
|21||Adil Ibrahim||New entrant|
|22||Abish Mathew||New entrant|
|23||Rahul Ravi||New entrant|
|24||Bejoy Nambiar||New entrant|
|25||Shashi Tharoor||New entrant|