Tristan Wilds: Why Adele's 'Hello' star is our new favourite man crush

As the video for Adele's long-awaited comeback single 'Hello' continues to shatter Vevo records (89 million views and counting, people), we can't get enough of her tragic leading man, Tristan Wilds. The eagle-eyed or teen drama-loving among you may remember the 26-year-old from his breakout turn as Dixon Wilson in The CW's reboot of 90210 or maybe as The Wire's Michael Lee - though with his post-Adele break-up brood face on, we barely recognised him ourselves. tirstan feat Since leaving Beverly Hills behind in 2013, Tristan's gone on release a Grammy-nominated album under the moniker Mack Wilds and otherwise become even more dishy - and while the emotionally vulnerability induced by Adele's smoky tones undoubtedly has something to do with it, Tristan's turn in 'Hello' has made him one of our favourite new man crushes. We put forth our argument below... mack IHeartRadio-Music-Festival-tristan-wilds-33136456-363-500 tumblr_mihpfjLIGh1qki2c1o1_500 2sbn8uu tristan tumblr_inline_mryhzivmMb1qz4rgp tumblr_ltphtqJz3M1r1kwhro1_500 tumblr_mhtikjj7IE1qmc017o1_r1_500 82114, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - Wednesday August 8, 2012. '90210' stars Annalynne McCord, Shenae Grimes, Jessica Stroup, Matt Lanter and Tristan Wilds are seen on the set of '90210.' The boys are shirtless and dressed to go surfing, while Grimes and Stroup are dressed casually. McCord wears a super-tight green skirt and a patterned crop top. Photograph: KVS/Pedro Andrade, © **FEE MUST BE AGREED PRIOR TO USAGE** **E-TABLET/IPAD & MOBILE PHONE APP PUBLISHING REQUIRES ADDITIONAL FEES** LOS ANGELES OFFICE:+1 310 822 0419 LONDON OFFICE:+44 20 8090 4079 anigif_original-4847-1445613231-4 tumblr_mttetnQMks1qa7k60o4_250 tumblr_mttetnQMks1qa7k60o5_250 2nbg5m0 tumblr_m6z2xeHqud1r91hae tumblr_ms0k2ya7Uo1swi9b7o1_500 33o06ea And now to watch him in action for the millionth time... More stories: Marc Jacobs responds to ‘wild, 10-person orgy’ reports in spectacular style The men of the Rugby World Cup Final: Australia vs New Zealand