Jackman voted sexiest sci-fi star

Updated: Sep 02, 2011, 12:11 PM IST

London: Actor Hugh Jackman has been voted in a new poll as the sexiest actor in science fiction.

Jackman, who played mutant superhero Wolverine in the "X-Men" franchise, beat Johnny Depp and David Tennant in the poll conducted by a TV network, reports contactmusic.com.

While Tennant came second, British actor John Barrowman got the third place for his role in `Torchwood`.

Depp and Harrison Ford wrapped up the top five for their roles in `Edward Scissorhands` and `Star Wars` films, respectively.