"It's such a nice thing to happen and then immediately it's mortifying," News.com.au quoted her as saying.
She continued: "Somebody came up to me in the street and went ''are you the sexiest woman alive?'' and I went 'yes' and then I thought 'errrggh I can't say yes to that! I should be shot on sight for that, it's awful!"
Melbourne (ANI): Actress Kate Beckinsale thinks it is 'mortifying' to have been named the Sexiest Woman Alive. The 36-year-old 'Van Helsing" star, who was awarded the moniker by Esquire magazine last month, revealed she was still coming to terms with the new title.