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Writer Andy Bright sings the tuxedo-clad Pattinson's praises, insisting that the actor has enough appeal fully-clothed to earn the cover honor.
"His youthful good looks have earned him top spot as world's sexiest male, highest paid (British) actor, and even a slot in Time Magazine's '100 Most Influential People in the World,'" he writes.
But if you're still craving some serious skin from the 24-year-old actor, Pattinson says you should be sure to check out his upcoming movie, Bel Ami.
"I think there's quite a bit of nudity," he told MTV of his role as the womanizing Georges Duroy in 1890s Paris. "I think there's a lot of my crack in it!"