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 TV network Syfy, according to reports.

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.