Channing Tatum

Actor + Model
Born Apr 26, 1980

Channing Matthew Tatum is an American actor and film producer, best known for his roles in 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), and The Dilemma (2010).… Read More

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1980 Birth Born in 1980.


1998 18 Years Old His parents wanted more effort and gave him the option of selecting a private high school or attending a military school; he chose Tampa Catholic High School, where he graduated in 1998 and was voted most athletic. … Read More


2000 20 Years Old In 2000, Tatum was first cast as a dancer in Ricky Martin's "She Bangs" music video, after an audition in Orlando, Florida; he was paid $400 for the job. … Read More
2001 21 Years Old He was picked as one of Tear Sheet magazine's "50 Most Beautiful Faces" of October 2001. … Read More
2008 28 Years Old In 2008, Tatum co-starred in director Kimberly Peirce's film Stop-Loss, about soldiers returning home from the Iraq War, and in director Stuart Townsend's film Battle in Seattle, about the 1999 protest of the World Trade Organization meeting in Seattle. … Read More
2009 29 Years Old Tatum next appeared in writer/director/producer Michael Mann's 2009 crime drama Public Enemies, playing the 1930s American gangster Pretty Boy Floyd. … Read More


2010 30 Years Old 1 More Event
He, his wife Jenna Dewan, and their production partner Reid Carolin signed a two-year production deal in 2010 with Relativity Media for any movies they may develop during that time.
2012 32 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2012, Tatum hosted Saturday Night Live and appeared in four films. … Read More
2013 33 Years Old Also in 2013, he appeared in another action movie, White House Down.
In a May 2014 interview with GQ magazine, Tatum stated that he drinks too much and that he is a high-functioning alcoholic.
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