Channing Matthew Tatum termed as Channing Tatum is well known actor, film and model of American nationality. He is well known for his character portrayal in movies like Step Up, G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, The Vow, 21 Jump Street, Dear John etc. He was born on 1980 in Alabama to construction worker father Glenn Tatum and airline worker mother Kay Faust. He is of English, Irish, French and Scottish ethnicity. He alongside his sister was brought up in Mississippi. He from his small age played football, baseball and practiced martial arts. He went to Tampa Catholic High School and completed his high school graduation from there. He later joined Glenville State College but soon drop his study to work in odd jobs. After working as stripper at nightclub, he went to Miami where he was found my model agent.
In the year 2000, he auditioned for the role of dancer in music video of Ricky Martin song “She Bangs.” He got the role and was paid $400. Later, he got chance to work as model of various brands like Armani, Abercrombie & Fitch. In the year 2002, he was seen doing commercials of Mountain Dew and Pepsi. After being signed by modeling agency of Miami, he was seen doing various commercials and fashion shows. He also worked as campaigner of Nautica, Dolce & Gabbana, American eagle and Emporio Armani. He was listed as 50 most beautiful faces of 2001 by Tear Sheet Magazines. He is also the member of Beatrice Model Agency and Ford Models. In the year 2008, he acted in two war based movies namely Stop-Loss and battle in Seattle. His roles in both of the movies were acclaimed. After acting in short movie The Trap, he teamed with Dito Montiel to act in movie A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints. He as Sean McArthur acted in action movie Fighting. In 2009, he presented himself as 1930s gangster Pretty Boy Floyd in movie Public Enemies. He with other action stars acted in movie G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra as Duke. Before acting as soldier in movie Dear John, he with his wife and friend signed contract with Relativity Media for producing movies. Year 2012 gave him the chance to host Saturday Night Live. He acted in movie Haywire which earned him positive reviews. Later, he teamed up with Rachel McAdams to act in movie The Vow. After acting in movie 21 Jump Street, he acted in movie Magic Mike which talks about his working experience as male stripper. In 2012, he was termed as Sexiest Man Alive by People Magazine. He together with Rooney Mara and Jude Law acted in movie Side Effects. He again reenacted as Duke in G.I. Joe Franchise movie G.I. Joe: Retaliation. He together with Dwayne Johnson and Bruce Willis acted in that movie. He also gave his best acting in movie White House Down. He will act in movie Foxcatcher together with Steve Carell. The movie is based on real life of John Du Pont who killed Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz. Till date, he has earned the net worth of 50 million dollar from his professional life.
He is married to wife Jenna Dewan-Tatum. He met his future wife in the set of the movie Step Up. After the movie, they were in relationship. In 2008, the couple got engaged and after a year of engagement he shared marital vows with his wife. The wedding took place on 11 July 2009 in Malibu. He shares a daughter with his wife who was born in 2013. He is very happy with his wife so let us not talk about divorce.
He always keeps his hair short which is of brown color. He looks handsome in his short hair. He has got various tattoos in his body which resembles various meanings. His tattoos can be viewed on his shirtless pictures. As he has got toned and muscular body, he looks good in his shirtless avatar.
More about him can be found in internet. His biography also can be read in various information sites. He is very active in social networking sites and hence can be found if searched.