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Morris Chestnut shows off his arms and stops our hearts during a MTV charity basketball game.
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Chestnut spotted giving steamy stare perfection at a Los Angeles film premiere.
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Our husband in our heads donned a dapper suit and a dazzling smile during the 26th NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena.
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The paparazzi spotted Chestnut breaking hearts on the streets of New York City.
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Chestnut's 90s poses were portrait perfection.
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Chestnut was all smiles at the premiere of his film The Brothers in Los Angeles.
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Yes, this is definitely around the time Mr. Chestnut perfected the stare that can put any woman in a chocolate trance. Nailed it!
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Chestnut has always stayed fit by volunteering his time (and magentic qualities) to charity sports events for the kids. Applaud that man!
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A TV star is born! (And we've loved every second of it since.)
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Chestnut spotted backstage at a charity event in Los Angeles looking unbelievably dapper as usual.
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Chestnut struts his handsomeness all about town in New York City while the press (and the fans) just can't seem to get enough.
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Chestnut shines at the Hollywood premiere of The Best Man Holiday looking as if he hasn't aged a day since we first met Ricky in Boyz In The Hood.
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When Chestnut guest starred on Showtime's Nurse Jackie some lucky New York tourists enjoyed some of the hottest sightseeing around.
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Oh baby, we love your smile.
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Chestnut conquers big screens, small screens and hearts across the globe with this sultry stare.
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Chestnut is the definition of "red hot" at a photo call for his latest film The Perfect Guy.
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Seriously, this man can do no wrong.
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Introducing Dr. Beaumont Rosewood, Jr., Chestnut's latest onscreen persona and our newest crush.
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Chestnut in character on Rosewood giving us just one more reason to tune in to tonight's premiere.
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The Rosewood star has consistently made our day for nearly 25 years. Hats off to you, gorgeus!
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