Originally Posted by cacheborn
ALG, your main criterion for attractiveness seems to be expressive face, as you said. Would that restrict it to only good actors?
Nah, it's not really about acting.
It's more like I walk into a room of strangers, and what kind of face would I notice first? A face that tells (or seems to tell) me more about who this person is; what his personality is like; what his current mood is; what he thinks of the happenings around him.
I think that the reason why the Mona Lisa painting is famous is that the woman has such an interesting face.