Channing Matthew Tatum is known as an American actor and singer. He first became famous for his role in the film Step Up, which got him more attention with the mainstream cinema fans. His most recent big role was being the lead character of the male stripper film, Magic Mike.
Channing Tatum was born in a small community known as Cullman, Alabama which is 50 miles north of Birmingham. He is the child of Kay, an airline laborer, and Glenn Matthew Tatum, who worked in development and construction.
Growing up, he was loaded with vital energy and to some degree he was a troublesome boy. His folks chose to enroll him in various sports to calm him down. They put him in many sports such as baseball, soccer, and football. In the ninth grade, he was sent to Catholic school. It was there that he found his enthusiasm for football and he set his eyes on winning an athletic school scholarship. Channing's objective was met in his senior year of high school. He was enrolled and earned a full athletic school grant to a college in West Virginia.
Tatum started to get a taste of fame when he made his film debut in the basketball drama film, Coach Carter. He played a high school basketball player that was learning life lessons from his coach. He was additionally in the well known TV series CSI: Miami (2002) where he assumed the role of Bob Davenport. He is also well known for his portrayal of the character Duke in the 2009 action film G.I. Joe.
Channing Tatum got married to actress, Jenna Dewan on July 11, 2009. They developed a loving relation when they were on the set together from the opoular dance film, Step Up in 2006. Jenna believed she found herself a hunk of man and the media agreend when they named Tatus as the Sexiest Man Alive in 2012.
Tatum became a father for the 1st time at age 33 when his wife Jenna Dewan gave birth to their daughter Everly Elizabeth Maiselle Tatum on May 31, 2013. They also had a a dog named Meeka.
After nearly almost a decade of marriage, the couple announced they were separating on April 2, 2018. Dewan finally filed for divorce from Tatum six months later but the reason for the divorce was not disclosed to the public or media.
Last Modified: 28 Mar, 2019