We all have our celebrity crushes from different eras but in this list, we are focusing on the major eye candies of the great ’90s. There were so many attractive and talented celebrities that rose to fame during this time. Here are our top 90’s teen idols that we are sure everyone’s still crushing on:
From Romeo + Juliet to Titanic, one tragic love story to another comes one of the most iconic stars of the nineties. DiCaprio has captured everyone’s heart with his charming face and alluring presence. And for years, everyone’s cheering for him to receive his much-deserved Oscars Award – and he did!
With her sweet smile and innocent demeanor, who would not fall in love with Julia Stiles? Even the bad boy Patrick Verona (played by Heath Ledger) could not resist her charm in their romantic comedy film 10 Things I Hate About You.
This darling starred in a lot of successful films during the 90s and early 2000s with popular titles such as Charlie’s Angels, Never Been Kissed, and Poison Ivy. She was also a fashion icon back then. To add to her roster of achievements, Barrymore also became an executive producer and host.
The Mary Jane Watson of our favorite web-slinging hero Spider-Man is nothing short of cuteness and allure. Dunst started her acting career at the tender age of 3 and since then, expanded her portfolio with a diverse genre of filmography.
Not only he’s one of the most successful actors in the industry but Gordon-Levitt also writes and produces his own films. But before that, he used to star in romantic comedy movies. His charm just makes him worthy of a leading man role.
Walhberg started his music career in the 90s and from a teen rapper, he transitioned to acting roles which earned him two Academy Award nominations. The actor is known for his perfectly chiseled abs and to-die-for underwear campaigns for Calvin Klein. Who wouldn’t swoon over that?
Sarah Michelle Gellar
The popularity of Buffy The Vampire Slayer in the 90s brought Gellar to her fame. Even before that, she’s already known as one of Hollywood’s beloved darlings. As a fashion icon, producer, and entrepreneur, she’s definitely slaying in all aspects of her career!
The actress has been gracing our screens since she was fourteen and her role in the 1999 film Cruel Intentions rose her to prominence. We may know her from the movie Legally Blonde but the actress has done a lot of comedies during the 90s such as Election and Pleasantville.
What else could we say about The Matrix star Keanu Reeves other than he’s got everything a girl wants? He’s the perfect package of someone’s so handsome and kindhearted and talented all in one. He’s every girl’s dream guy!
No matter how troubled River Phoenix’s life was, one cannot deny that he’s got the world under his belt. His mesmerizing gaze, deep raspy voice, and effortless way of charming everyone’s soul made him a real sweetheart.
Depp acted mostly on independent films in the 90s. He is noted for his eclectic and unconventional movie choices which certainly made him stand out from the crowd. Apart from that, he’s oozing with so much charm and appeal even Winona Ryder couldn’t resist!
He’s one of the leading actors of his generation and even today, he’s always a good choice for a lead. Pitt’s attractiveness and versatility never fade, and the fact that he built his career from the ground up makes him even more remarkable!
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