2011 GQ Men of the Year Covers & Winners Revealed

Posted Wednesday September 7, 2011 6:55 AM GMT

In what's quite the special month for the publication, GQ UK has unveiled five covers for its October 2011 Men of the Year issue.

Coinciding with Tuesday night's (September 6) GQ Men of the Year Awards ceremony, Hollywood hunks Bradley Cooper and Hugh Laurie, as well as music legends U2 and Keith Richards of Rolling Stones stardom, are among those landing front page status.

Joining the fellas in appearing on one of the five Men of the Year magazine offerings is Dutch model Lara Stone, who took home the lone female-doted trophy as Woman of the Year.

With all five cover stars being among the GQ Men of the Year Award winners, the complete list of honorees from last night's ceremony are as follows:

Designer of the Year: Tommy Hilfiger

Woman of the Year: Lara Stone

Inspiration Awards: Mario Testino

Tanqueray's Most Stylish Man of the Year: Matt Smith

International Man of the Year: Bradley Cooper

Band of the Year: U2

Cultural Icon of the Year: Trevor McNunn

Politician of the Year: George Osborne

Actor of the Year: Benedict Cumberbatch

Solo Artist of the Year: Tinie Tempah

Music Man of the Year: Hugh Laurie

Writer of the Year: Keith Richards

TV Personality of the Year: Professor Brian Cox

Comedian of the Year: Rob Brydon

Chef of the Year: Heston Blumenthal

Editor's Special Award of the Year: Bill Nighy

Help for Heroes: The Armed Forces

Man of Next Year: Lord Sebastian Coe

Sportsman of the Year: Rory McIlroy

Photo Credit: GQ UK