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I'm 1,000% Certain Yahya Abdul-Mateen II Is The Sexiest Man On Earth, And I Have The Receipts To Prove It

I solemnly swear that Yahya could crack me open like a coconut.

In case you haven't been paying attention, allow me to introduce you to the fineness that is Yahya Abdul-Mateen II. The 33-year-old New Orleans native has starred in hits like Baywatch, The Greatest Showman, Aquaman, and Us.

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You've also seen him in HBO's limited series Watchmen as **spoiler alert** Doctor Manhattan.

This summer, Yahya will play the lead in the sequel to 1992's Candyman. The man's booked AND busy in these streets!

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As the (self-proclaimed) president of Yahya's fan club, I've rounded up 38 photos of the Yale alum from his Instagram that left me tingly all over. Get ready to fall under his spell — if you haven't already.

1. His smile makes me melt like marshmallows in hot cocoa.

2. This throwback photo just proves he's been a cutie all along.

3. Again with that million-dollar smile.

4. We love an Ivy League graduate.

5. Y'all see a tub; I see a seat.

6. I could gaze into those eyes forever.

7. This picture screams "Daddy!"

8. He likes to show his tongue...


10. ...a lot...

11. But I'm not complaining. ‾\_(ツ)_/‾

12. He also likes to show off his abs:

13. And again, I'm thankful.

14. He can go from casual...

15. formal, in a breeze.

16. His face is sculpted to perfection.

17. Put him in the MoMA.

18. Did I save this pic or did this pic save me?

19. Suddenly, I'm craving chocolate.

20. He makes roses more beautiful.

21. Imagine waking up to this man in the morning.

22. Not a single flaw.

23. Excuse me while I drool.

24. His swagger is effortless.

25. Good LordT.

26. I'd propose to this man.

27. Y'all mind if I pass out?

28. Yahya, laughing at how open he got us all:

29. There's something about a dark-skin man in a suit that just does it for me.

30. Exhibit A:

31. Exhibit B:

32. Exhibit C:

33. This shot gave me major '70s vibes and I was ready to teleport.

34. Just fine for no damn reason.

35. At the airport.

36. On the stoop.

37. In a room.

38. Just so beautiful.

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