Did you know the beard is a historical emblem of power? Maybe that’s why only some of Hollywood’s biggest stars can grow a beard. And we’re not talking about a discreet 5-o’clock shadow, but a full-on, lumberjack beard.
While many prefer a neat, perfectly clean-shaven look, we happen to love the personality, masculinity, and over-all alpha-male status that comes with a scruffy beard. And that’s why we soon over Hollywood’s lumbersexuals.
From Jared Letos’ Jesus-inspired look, to Jim Carrey’s internet-breaking long beard, in honor of World Beard Day, the perfect day to start growing that uber-masculine facial hair, click through our photo gallery above to see 10 celebrities who are looking like they’re perfectly capable of not only building a great fire, but also chopping the firewood all by themselves.