In the age where glitterati are revered as gods, people try becoming sex symbols to gain name and fame. For this they happily undergo cosmetic surgeries, exercises to shape their body and shamelessly publicize themselves. However, there are some people who became sex symbols by mere chance. We pick five of such personalities which owe their status to luck.
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The singing megastar, Ariana Grande never wanted to become an object of desire. She once stated in her interview that she was not at all comfortable with doing any such stuff that marks her identity as a sex symbol. However, when she released her video “Dangerous Women” it was clear that she overcame all issues and was ready as a sex symbol with her performance in lingerie.
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The 30-year-old Meeks never knew that his mug shot for twenty seven months’ imprisonment, which was a result of an unlawful possession of firearms and gang membership, will make him famous in the internet world. His picture was appreciated and liked by the modeling agencies so much that in March 2016, he was offered a career in the modeling world.
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ShakirWahiyab is a brutal executioner belonging to the ISIS who became popular due to his unusual ways of murdering people. He never covered his face before committing extreme violence like other members of the ISIS. The Jihadis made him a cover model for their magazines despite their ultra-conservative beliefs or it can be taken as a part of the ISIS strategy to attract more people on the social sites hereby encouraging them to join ISIS.
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Ernst-Hugo Jaregard played the main lead in a Danish TV show The Kingdom without much competence. Despite the fact that he was not handsome even for the television standards, his character got recognition as a sex symbol in Denmark. This came as a surprise to Ernst, as his character was dubbed unlikable by the Danish.
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In 2008, Colin Firth was given the title of the sexiest man alive by People magazine because he fascinated the film industry by his role as Mr. Darcy in the movies. Even at the ripe age of 40, Colin never wished to be a sex symbol and was happy at merely being a hot figure.
People who accidently became sex symbols by chance had never realized that they could be appreciated in such a manner and that too without making any efforts. They may claim to be uncomfortable with such titles but deep inside they also know the advantages that such status can bring about.