The issue features photos of the actress laying down in a long, olive green tank and yellow leotard cinched with a rope belt. Her lips -- nude and natural -- are matched with loose waves.
"At 26, she remains fresh-faced, curious, trying on new moods and outlets of expression as easily as she changes her hair color," according to the popular men's mag in a piece accompanying the scorching photo spread.
"This is what we love about Scarlett: that she's game, that she's good, that she can try on all these guises without seeming to try too hard. And all the while still seem genuinely like the observant, inquisitive (and very cute) girl in transition we fell for in 'Lost in Translation'."
The 15th installment of the awards includes Jeff Bridges for Icon of the Year, Stephen Colbert for Patriot of the Year, Drake for Breakout of the Year, and James Franco for Leading Man of the Year with each guy gracing seperate covers.
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And click here for more sexy snaps of Scarlett through the years.