Channing Tatum

Channing Tatum

Movie Actor

Channing Matthew Tatum is an American actor. Tatum made his film debut in the drama Coach Carter, and had his breakthrough role in the 2006 dance film Step Up.

Full Name
Channing Matthew Tatum
Apr 26, 1980
In a relationship
6′ 1″
Net Worth


Channing Matthew Tatum was born on April 26, 1980 in Cullman, Alabama. He is an American actor, producer and dancer. His father, Glenn Tatum, worked in construction while his mother, Kay Tatum (née Faust), was a nurse. He has two older sisters named Paige and Rachel. His ancestry includes English and Irish descent. 

Tatum began his career as a dancer with Ricky Martin's "She Bangs" music video in 2000 and then went on to gain fame as a model after appearing in the 2001 music video for Brian McKnight's "Show Me The Way Back To Your Heart". He made his film debut in Coach Carter (2005) and then starred in several commercially successful films such as Step Up (2006). He went on to star in various other films such as G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), Dear John (2010) and Magic Mike (2012). In 2013 he starred in White House Down and Foxcatcher (2014). In 2016 he starred in Hail, Caesar! And The Hateful Eight.

He has also produced several films such as 21 Jump Street (2012) and its sequel 22 Jump Street (2014). In addition to acting, he co-founded Iron Horse Entertainment, a production company which focuses on creating content for television and digital media outlets.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1980</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Channing Tatum is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On April 26, 1980, Channing Tatum was born in Cullman, Alabama.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2005</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Film Debut</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starring role in the movie "Coach Carter".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2006</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Rise to Fame</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Starring in the dance movie "Step Up" which made him a Hollywood star.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2009</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Marries Jenna Dewan</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Tatum marries actress Jenna Dewan on July 11, 2009 in Malibu, California.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Produces Magic Mike</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Tatum produces and stars in the movie "Magic Mike", which grossed over $167 million worldwide.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Daughter is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Tatum and Dewan welcome their daughter Everly into the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Divorces Jenna Dewan</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">After nine years of marriage, Tatum and Dewan announce their divorce.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> He's Talented</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Channing Tatum is an incredibly talented actor. He has starred in a wide variety of films and plays a wide range of characters. He can play both comedic and dramatic roles with ease.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> He's Charismatic</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Channing Tatum is known for his charismatic onscreen presence. He has the ability to captivate audiences with his charm and wit, making him one of the most beloved actors in Hollywood.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> He's a Great Dancer</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Channing Tatum is an amazing dancer. His dance moves have been featured in multiple films, including Magic Mike and Step Up. His dance moves are unique, energetic and entertaining, making him a great performer to watch.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Modeled for Abercrombie & Fitch</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Channing Tatum began his career as a model in the late 1990s and early 2000s, posing for clothing brands such as Abercrombie & Fitch and Nautica.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Won a Dance Contest</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before getting into acting, Channing Tatum won a dance contest that landed him a spot on the Ricky Martin tour.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Appeared in Music Video</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2005, Channing Tatum appeared in the music video for "No Time" by Lil' Kim, playing a rapper who gets shot and killed in the end.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Voice Actor</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Channing Tatum has also done voice work, most notably voicing Superman in the animated movie Batman: The Killing Joke (2016).</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Started His Own Production Company </h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2010, Channing Tatum co-founded his own production company Free Association, which is behind films like Magic Mike (2012) and 22 Jump Street (2014).</p></div>


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