Who is Channing Tatum?
Channing Tatum is a big name in the entertainment and music industry. He is a professional actor and a singer as well. He is well known for his roles in the movies Step Up and Magic Mike. Channing is an attractive personality who is considered sexy by many.
Channing was born on the 26th of April, 1980 under the name Channing Matthew Tatum in the largest city and county seat of Cullman County, Alabama, United States. He was born to Kay Tatum and Glenn Tatum. Kay was an airline worker whereas Glenn was a construction worker. Furthermore, he has a sibling, a sister named Paige Tatum.
Channing’s star sign is Taurus. He stands to 6 feet and 1 inch (1.85 meters) tall whereas his weight is 89 kilograms. He belongs to American nationality and English ethnicity. Furthermore, Channing has a beautiful pair of green eyes with brown hair.
Channing attended the Gaither High School located in the Northdale area of Hillsborough County, Florida. However, he did not graduate from high school there but attended the Tampa Catholic High School. He graduated from there in 1998. For further studies, he attended the Glenville State College located in Glenville, West Virginia. However, he dropped out of college.
Channing Tatum has personal Instagram and Facebook accounts. His Instagram id is @channingtatum. He has 17.4 million followers on Instagram. Furthermore, he does not have a Twitter account but the hashtag #ChanningTatum trends quite often.
Dating and Marriage
Tatum dated Jenna Dewan, his co-star from the movie Step Up since 2006. The couple married in July of 2009 in Malibu. They gave birth to a lovely daughter in 2013. However, the couple divorced in 2019. He is currently dating Jessie J, an English singer.
The Acting Career of Channing Tatum
Channing’s debut movie was titled Coach Carter, that released in 2005. He played the role of Jason Lyle in this movie. In the same year, he played the role of Nick in Havoc. Furthermore, he also played the role of Rowdy Sparks in Supercross in 2005. In the same year, he played the role of Boy in a church in the movie War of the Worlds, however, his role. In 2006 Channing played a total of 3 movies, titled She’s the Man, Step Up and A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints for the roles of Duke Orsino, Tyler Gage, and Young Antonio.
Channing played in the movie The Trap for the role fo Greg in 2007. Similarly, he played the role of Johnson in Battle in Seattle. In 2008, he played a total of two movies, Step Up 2: The Streets and Stop-Loss as Tyler Gage and Steve Shriver respectively. He had a cameo performance in the movie Step Up 2. Furthermore, Channing played a total of 3 movies in 2009. His first movie is Fighting, where he played the role of Shawn MacArthur. Similarly, he played the roles of Pretty Boy Floyd and Conrad S. Hauser/ Duke in the movies Public Enemies and G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra. In 2010, he played the role of John Tyree in Dear John.
Furthermore, Channing played a total of 5 movies in 2011. He played the roles of Zip, Jonathan “Milk” White, Marcus Flavius Aquila, Jake Bills, Aaron in movies The Dilemma, The Son of No One, The Eagle, 10 Years, and Haywire. He then played in the documentary Nitro Circus: The Movie as himself in 2012. In the same year, he played in movies The Vow, 21 Jump Street, and Magic Mike for the roles of Leo Collins, Greg Jenko, and Michael “Magic Mike” Lane.
He was also the producer for the movie Magic Mike and the executive producer for the movie 21 Jump Street. In 2013, Channing played in 5 movies titled Side Effects, G.I. Joe: Retaliation, This Is the End, White House Down, and Don Jon. He played a cameo role in Don Jon and This Is the end. Furthermore, he was the executive producer for the movie White House Down. Channing played the voice role of Superman in The Lego Movie in 2014. In the same year, he played in three more movies titled Foxcatcher, 22 Jump Street, and The Book of Life as Mark Schultz, Greg Jenko, and Joaquin respectively.
Channing played the roles of Caine, Magic Mike, and Jody in the movies Jupiter Ascending, Magic Mike XXL, and The Hateful Eight in 2015. However, he played only one movie titled Hail, Caesar! in 2016 for the role of Burt Gurney. Furthermore, Channing played four movies in 2017 titled The Lego Batman Movie, Dark Hoser, Logan Lucky, and Kingsman: The Golden Circle for the roles of Superman, Superman, Jimmy Logan, and Tequila respectively. Similarly, Channing played the voice role of Migo in the movie Smallfoot. He then played the voice role of Superman again in The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part.
Awards Received by Channing Tatum
Channing is an outstanding actor and has received various awards for his acting. In 2015, he won the Independent Spirit Awards for the Special Distinction Award for the movie Foxcatcher. Similarly, he won the Best Comedic Performance for 22 Jump Street in 2015 in the MTV Movie & TV Awards. In 2016, he won the People’s Choice Awards for the Favorite Movie Actor. Furthermore, In the Teen Choice Awards, Channing won a total of 4 awards. In 2008, he won two awards for the movies Stop-Loss and Step Up 2: The Streets. Furthermore, he won the Choice Movie Actor: Action role in 2010 for the G.I Joe: The Rise of Cobra. The next year, he won the Choice Movie Actor: Comedy category for the movie 21 Jump Street.
The Net Worth of Channing Tatum
Channing is a big name in the movie industry and the net worth of $60 million does not come as a surprise.