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Channing Tatum

Channing Tatum

Quick Facts

Date of Birth April 26, 1980 (age 33)
Nationality American
Profession Actor, Film Producer, Dancer and Model
Working for Movies, TV Shows
Ethnicity White
Marital Status Married
Spouse Jenna Dewan (Wife)
Married on 2009
Children(s) Everly Tatum
Net Worth(s) $50 million dollars
Name on Birth Channing Matthew Tatum (Real Name)
Divorce Not Yet
Height 1.85 m
Weight 83 kg (approx)
Religion N/A
Eye Color Black
Hair Color Black
Twitter @channingtatum

American actor, film producer, dancer, and model Channing Tatum was born on 26 April 1980, in Cullman, Alabama, USA as Channing Matthew Tatum. Channing Tatum was born in a small town called Cullman, outside of Birmingham, Alabama. In the process of growing up, he was full of energy and somewhat troublesome, so his parents decided to enroll him in different sports such as track and field, baseball, soccer, and football to keep him out of trouble. He was sent to catholic school in the ninth grade. It was there that he discovered his passion for football and his focus became centered on earning an athletic college scholarship. Channing's goal was finally met, and he was recruited and earned a full athletic college scholarship to a school in West Virginia in his senior year in high school.

He is best known for his roles in the films Step Up (2006), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), Dear John (2010), The Vow (2012), 21 Jump Street (2012), and Magic Mike (2012). He has also appeared in films such as Coach Carter (2005), She's the Man (2006), A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006), Fighting (2009), The Dilemma (2010), The Eagle (2011), and G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013). Channing can be seen on the big screen as a featured actor in Coach Carter (2005), in which he plays a high school basketball player. He also appeared in the very popular TV series CSI: Miami (2002) where he played the role of Bob Davenport.

Tatum is also skilled in Kung Fu and in Gor-Chor Kung Fu, another form of martial arts; he has earned belts in both. Channing later left college and worked as a construction worker, a stripper, a mortgage broker and salesman. He has modeled for Abercrombie & Fitch, Nautica, Gap, Aeropostale, Emporio Armani, and has been featured in television commercials for American Eagle, Pepsi, and some very popular mountain dew commercials.

Tatum appeared in Steven Soderbergh's Side Effects. He reprised his role as Duke in G.I. Joe: Retaliation, the sequel to 2009's G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, in a cast that included Dwayne Johnson and Bruce Willis. The movie was originally scheduled for release on June 29, 2012, but was pushed back to March 2013 in order to convert it to 3D and to add more scenes for his character that was killed at the beginning of the movie. Tatum also recently appeared in the action thriller White House Down. He will co-star with Steve Carell in Foxcatcher, the story of John du Pont, who suffered from paranoid schizophrenia and killed Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz. Tatum is also attached to the movie Peter Pan Begin. Tatum reportedly will reprise his role from 21 Jump Street in its sequel.

Along with several friends, including Brett Rodriguez, and his wife Jenna Dewan, Tatum started two production companies, 33andOut Productions and Iron Horse Entertainment.

Tall with a height of six feet one inch and a heavily built physique, he is an American by nationality and is of white ethnicity. His pictures are widely viewed and women crave to see his shirtless body. His pictures are widely searched by women. He has a net worth of 50 million dollars and the margin is still increasing.

Talking about his relationship/marriage life, Tatum met actress Jenna Dewan in 2006 on the set of their movie Step Up. They began dating shortly after filming finished. The couple became engaged in September 2008 and married on July 11, 2009. They have one daughter, Everly, born in London in May 2013.

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