Ginger men getting more sex than ever thanks to these stars

Sarah Carty

Ginger men can thank the likes of Ed Sheeran, Prince Harry and Ewan McGregor if they’re getting laid more often.

According to a new survey, red-haired blokes are getting down and freaky a whole lot more ever since the ‘Ed Sheeran effect’ came out.

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With flame-haired stars smashing it at the box-office, on the music charts and even in the royal family, redheaded men are pulling more women than they ever have before.

The 'Ed Sheeran effect' has changed how often ginger men get laid. Photo: Getty Images
Prince Harry was actually voted the most attractive ginger by the public. Photo: Getty Images

In fact, the poll reportedly found that one in five 25 to 34-year-olds ginger men are receiving more female attention than ever before.

According to The Mirror, the survey was conducted by, who asked 1,000 women what their opinions were on red-haired men.

Over a third said they’ve changed the way they view ginger-haired men since Ed Sheeran topped the charts.

Ewan McGregor came in second place in the poll. Photo: Getty Images
Damian Lewis came in third place. Photo: Getty Images

One in 20 women said they actually now prefer red-haired men over any other hair colour.

The survey also looked at 175 ginger men, with one quarter of them claiming the female attention they get has sky-rocketed since Ed Sheeran started releasing tracks.

Eddie Redmayne rounded off the top five most attractive red-haired celebrities. Photo: Getty Images

But strangely, when the survey reveled the top ten celebrities women fancy with ginger hair, Ed Sheeran only came in fourth place.

Here’s the top ten:

  1. Prince Harry
  2. Ewan McGregor
  3. Damien Lewis
  4. Ed Sheeran
  5. Eddie Redmayne
  6. Benedict Cumberbatch
  7. Rupert Grint
  8. Rob Kazinsky
  9. Paul Bettany
  10. Simon Pegg

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