16 Teen Heartthrobs: Past & Present!

Young Hollywood hottie Douglas Booth is starring as Romeo in the latest film adaptation of Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet (in theaters October 11). Romeo is known for his heartthrob status and this got us thinking about all the teen heartthrobs we've come across throughout the years. Here are 16 stars (past and present) who have been known to make all the young girls swoon:

1. Teen Heartthrobs: Freddie Prinze Jr.


Freddie Prinze Jr.

He may have starred in 1999’s She’s All That, but to us, he was all that! We couldn’t get enough of Prinze back then, so we were glad to see he made a comeback recently, looking hotter than ever.

2. Teen Heartthrobs: Ricky Martin

Ricky Martin

The Puerto Rican music sensation had us swooning since his days with Menudo. Fast forward roughly 10 years later and Martin still had a ton of teens going loca over his sexiness!

3. Teen Heartthrobs: Andrew Keegan

Andrew Keegan

The now 34-year-old appeared in several 90s favorites including Camp Nowhere and 10 Things I Hate About You. He was one of the many reasons we would run out and pick up issues of Tiger Beat!

4. Teen Heartthrobs: Mario Lopez

Mario Lopez

With his killer body and adorable dimples, Saved by the Bell’s A.C. Slater had all the girls wishing they could be his Jessie!

5. Teen Heartthrobs: Emilio Estevez

Emilio Estevez

A member of the “Brat Pack,” Estevez wooed us with his roles in The Outsiders, The Breakfast Club and Young Guns.

6. Teen Heartthrobs: Howie Dorough

Howie Dorough

The Backstreet Boys singer kept playing games with our hearts each and every time we caught a glimpse of him on the TV screen.

7. Teen Heartthrobs: Mike Vitar

Mike Vitar

He played Benny Rodriguez in The Sandlot and fans of The Mighty Ducks films will remember Vitar as Ducks player Luis Mendoza. We weren’t quite fans of hockey, but the actor turned firefighter made the game look real good!

8. Teen Heartthrobs: Wilmer Valderrama

Wilmer Valderrama

Fez may not have always been the brightest on That ‘70s Show, but he was definitely the perfect piece of eye candy.

9. Teen Heartthrobs: Jake T. Austin


Jake T. Austin

The 18-year-old actor grew up to become one of the best representations for today’s crop of teen heartthrobs. Starring as Jesus in ABC Family’s The Fosters, Austin has proven himself to be quite the charmer.

10. Teen Heartthrobs: Douglas Booth

Douglas Booth

The Romeo & Juliet star, who is of Spanish descent, is one dapper young man both on and off screen.

11. Teen Heartthrobs: Prince Royce

Prince Royce

The “Darte Un Beso” singer has taken over all the young girls' hearts with his sweet lyrics and smooth voice.

12. Teen Heartthrobs: Matt Hunter

Matt Hunter

The 15-year-old pop star had Latina teens near and far going crazy over his single Mi Señorita.

13. Teen Heartthrobs: Miguelito


Known as “El Heredero,” Miguelito is the youngest person to ever win a Latin Grammy. Recently the 14-year-old began experiencing what it’s like to see female fans go loca for him -- by watching them faint over his mere presence.

14. Teen Heartthrobs: Tyler Posey

Tyler Posey

The Teen Wolf star broke millions of teens’ hearts when he proposed to longtime girlfriend Seana Gorlick.

15. Teen Heartthrobs: David Archuleta

David Archuleta

The 22-year-old singer’s loyal fans can all agree that Archuleta is one adorable piece of talent!

16. Teen Heartthrobs: Tristan Wilds

Tristan Wilds

The Staten Island native, also known as Mack Wilds, went from being an on-screen hottie in 90210 to singing his way into the hearts of young ladies with his latest hit, “Own It.”