James Franco: GQ's Leading Man of the Year

James Franco on the cover of the December 2010 issue of GQ.
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NEW YORK (CBS) James Franco is this year's top leading man, according to GQ magazine.

The actor, who can currently be seen in Danny Boyle's "127 Hours," is among the men (and woman) honored in the magazine's Men of the Year issue.

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Franco was named GQ's Leading Man of the Year. Others honored in the magazine are Jeff Bridges (Icon of the Year), Drake (Breakout of the Year), Stephen Colbert (Patriot of the Year) and Scarlett Johansson (Babe of the Year).

All were featured inside the magazine and received individual covers (you can see Johansson's cover here).

GQ's December issue hits newsstands on Nov. 23.