One of People Magazine’s Sexiest Men Alive in 2006, James Lafferty effortlessly turns heads with his chiseled body and his gorgeous face. With abundant talent in basketball, this babe magnet fascinates spectators on and off screen. He is one of the few young actors who exuded sexiness at a very young age, a reputation that leaves steamy images in the minds of the viewers. Currently, he plays Nathan Scott on CW’s One Tree Hill.


Born on July 25, 1985 in Hemet, California, James Lafferty studied at Hemet High School and played basketball for the bulldogs where he earned the MVP award. He began acting at a very early age, starting with his role as Emeril Lagasse’s son on the television series Emeril. His acting credits included shows like Once and Again, Boston Public, Get Real, Boy’s on the Run and A Season on the Brink.

Playing Nathan Scott on the popular series One Tree Hill definitely establishes James Lafferty’s fame in the entertainment industry. His serious portrayal of a popular teen engulfed in his passion for basketball, not to mention his broken family background, creates the perfect cove to harvest his acting expertise. More importantly, he draws in tons of fans worldwide, a definite positive feature of the show.