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Hong Kong actor-singer Edison Chen named in People magazine's sexiest men issue

Hong Kong actor-singer Edison Chen, who made his Hollywood debut recently alongside Sarah Michelle Gellar in the horror film "The Grudge 2," is listed among the world's sexiest men in People magazine's most recent issue.

The 26-year-old Chen, a B-list actor and singer in Hong Kong, has seen his stock rise since crossing over to Hollywood, reports AP.

Besides appearing in "The Grudge 2," People said in a brief item on Chen that he was collaborating with Kanye West. Chen is scheduled to open for West when the Grammy Award winner performs in Hong Kong next Tuesday.

"The Grudge 2" has made US$55.9 million (Ђ43.6 million) worldwide, according to the Web site Box Office Mojo.

Chen's Chinese-language movie credits include "Infernal Affairs," which Martin Scorsese remade as "The Departed," and "Initial D."