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Michael B. Jordan On Why Folks’s ‘Sexiest Man Alive’ Title Is ‘A Present And A Curse’


Michael B. Jordan’s title as Folks journal’s 2020 “Sexiest Man Alive” may need prompted some swooning from followers, however it additionally sparked a great dose of jokes from the actor’s buddies.

The “With out Regret” star playfully informed host Jimmy Fallon on “The Tonight Present” on Thursday that his shut friends haven’t let him off the hook since he was given the title. 

“It’s a present and curse,” Jordan mentioned. “Folks don’t let you know that you simply immediately have a goal in your again. All my boys, in each group chat … simply consistently roasting me.”

Jordan mentioned his buddies tease him about his each transfer — joking, for instance, that he “eats just like the sexiest man alive,” amongst different quips. 

However Jordan had anticipated that the jokes could be rolling in.

The actor informed Folks after his title was introduced final 12 months that he was ready to get the “most grief” from his man buddies.

“The group chat goes to go loopy when this comes out. I imply, the jokes aren’t going to cease,” he mentioned on the time. “It’s going to be entertaining, belief me.”

Earlier this month, Jordan, who usually has not spoken publicly about his love life, shared with Those who his mannequin girlfriend, Lori Harvey, made him “extraordinarily completely happy.”

“I’m nonetheless personal, and I need to defend that, however it simply felt prefer it was a second of simply wanting to place it on the market and transfer on,” he mentioned.