PEOPLE’s Most Beautiful 2011

Jennifer Lopez is the "World's Most Beautiful Woman," according to PEOPLE Magazine. Here's a sneak peek at some others who made the list this year.

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LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 13: Actress/Singer Jennifer Lopez arrives at The 53rd Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 13, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by C Flanigan/FilmMagic)
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Who are the "Most Beautiful" people of 2011? PEOPLE magazine's annual list hits newsstands this Friday, but we're offering a preview of some of the celebs who made the cut, and Jennifer Lopez came out on top. "Rarely am I left speechless, but I feel honored," she said. Click through to see who else ranks among the hottest in the world.
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Was there any doubt the "Sexiest Man Alive" would make the "Most Beautiful" list? Ryan Reynolds, a 34-year-old Canadian, told PEOPLE, "We're trying to nationalize Sexy. Sort of like Medicare."
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Is there any young star more refreshing than Emma Stone these days? The new "Spider-Man" leading lady, 22, won us over in "Zombieland" and "Easy A" with her lovable yet tough performances.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"Desperate Housewives" star Eva Longoria is just coming off an ugly divorce, but handles herself with nothing but poise.
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Jennifer Lawrence, 20, blew people away with her fearless performance in "Winter's Bone" and is set to star in the film adaptation of the popular book "The Hunger Games."
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Sandra Bullock exudes elegance, but the Oscar-winning actress plays down her beauty regimen. "My entire routine takes eight minutes since I have this mop on my head I need to wrangle," she told InStyle.
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Dana Delany, the new "Body of Proof" star, revealed to PEOPLE that her role was written for a 35-year-old - but she's 55! And looking incredible, we might add.
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The hunky Calvin Klein model-turned "Twilight" star is living the dream. Kevin Lutz told Saturday Night magazine that playing the fun-loving big brother vampire Emmett doesn't even feel like work.
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Singer Jennifer Hudson has a lot going for her - she's a recent mother, has a powerful voice and her acting chops are in constant demand. Plus, the Weight Watchers spokesmodel says she's in the best shape of her life.
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EMPTY_CAPTION"The Kennedys" star Katie Holmes certainly looks the part of Jackie Kennedy, but she said she connected with the fashion icon on a deeper level. “I worked as hard as I could, because I loved her," she told Elle. "On set there was this feeling that we had to create something very special, because these people were very special.”
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Mandy Moore charmed us with just her voice in "Tangled" last year.
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Jessica Simpson, 30, talked to PEOPLE about embracing her sometimes-criticized curves: "Now I can make my way in and out of parking tickets: Show the girls and give a wink!"
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Newlywed Reese Witherspoon "took your breath away" at her April wedding, a source told PEOPLE.
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Zac Efron has grown out of his "High School Musical" image and then some. After a starring turn in "17 Again" that showcased his charisma and comedic chops, and with his upcoming role in "New Year's Eve," we have a feeling we haven't seen anything yet.
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Ellie Kemper and Mindy Kaling from "The Office" were tickled to make the "Most Beautiful" list. The lovely ladies are more used to being appreciated for their smarts than their looks. "I identify as a comedy writer," Kaling told PEOPLE, "so to get compliments on appearance, that's the nicest compliment – to be shallow!"
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