Channing Tatum – Everything You Need to Know
Channing Tatum is one of the most popular actors, models, and dancers from America. Channing Tatum made his debut into the drama film industry with the movie Coach Carter in the year 2015. He got a break with the film Step Up in the year 2016 and that movie was totally based on dance. That film made him quite popular and acquired massive fan following across the world. He was quite popular for action films and commercial films in the Hollywood Film Industry.
Besides his film career, you can know much more about Channing Tatum and his family life from the below article. Here is everything you need to know about the personal life, career, filmography, awards and nominations of Channing Tatum.
Channing Tatum was born on 26th April 1980 in Cullman, Alabama in the United States of America. Channing Tatum was born and brought up in Alabama and began his acting career in the year 2004 with a character on CSI: Miami. When Channing Tatum was 6 years old, he moved from Alabama to Wetumpka and then shifted to Mississippi. Channing Tatum completed his schooling at Gaither High School in Tampa, Florida and later he transferred to Tampa Catholic High School after finishing his sophomore year.
After completing his graduation, Channing Tatum was offered a football scholarship by Glenville State College in Glenville, West Virginia. But he rejected the offer and went on to accomplish his goals by pursuing his own interest in the field of dance, acting and films.
Channing Tatum – Modelling Career
After moving to explore his interest, Tatum was found on the streets of Miami and signed a contract with a modeling agency. After signing with the modeling agency, Tatum appeared in some of the print advertisements for various brands that include Nautica, American Eagle Outfitters, Gap and Abercrombie & Fitch. The first and foremost job of Channing Tatum was in front of a motion picture camera. He acquired that opportunity when he was casting as a dancer in a music video album of Ricky Martin called “She Bangs”. Later Tatum featured in some of the commercials on the Television such as Pepsi and Mountain Dew.
Till the year 2014, Channing Tatum continued his career as a dancer and model. Later in the year 2014, Tatum made his debut into a Television series namely CSI: Miami with a small role. That was the main reason for his move towards acting career. He was highly interested towards acting and that spirit made him enter the film industry with the drama film Coach Carter wherein he shared the screen with Samuel L. Jackson in the year 2005. In the same year, Channing Tatum played some roles in Supercross, Steven Spielberg’s War of the Worlds and Havoc.
In the year 2006, Channing Tatum had the biggest achievement wherein he played two lead roles in the film Step Up. In the film Step Up he shared the screen with Jenna Dewan and also played a lead role in the film She’s the Man. Later, Channing Tatum also played a significant lead role in the film “A Guide to Recognizing your Saints” and that movie won a special Jury Award at the Sundance Film Festival. Channing Tatum was also nominated for two popular awards such as Gotham and Independence Spirit.
In the years 2007 and 2008, Channing Tatum acted in four films. In the year 2009, Tatum made his debut into the big screen with two high profile projects such as G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra and Public Enemy by Michael Mann. In both the films, Tatum played significant roles along with other popular actors such as Christian Bale and Johnny Depp. Later Channing Tatum changed his pace of acting and started acting in action films in the year 2009. He also played romantic and funny roles in a romantic drama Dear John and appeared in a comedy drama namely The Dilemma.
Channing Tatum also played some vital roles in an action film Haywire and a romantic film namely The Vow and a comedy cum action film namely 21 Jump Street. Channing Tatum featured in a film called Magic Mike wherein he played a role of a male stripper in Florida which was directed by Steven Soderbergh. Currently, the age of Channing Tatum is 36 years. Check :- Channing Tatum Movies
In the year 2006, Channing Tatum encountered with an actress Jenna Dewan at the time of making the film Step Up. Later the duo started dating with each other for some time after completing the making of the movie. In the year 2008, Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan got engaged in the month of September in Maui and later the couple got married on 11th July 2009 at Church Estates Vineyards in Malibu, California. In the year 2013, the couple gave birth to a daughter in London.
Awards and Rewards
• Channing Tatum was given a special Jury Prize for the film A Guide to Recognising Your Saints by Sundance Film Festival in the year 2006.
• In the year 2008, Tatum was given an award for the movie Step Up 2: The Streets by Teen Choice Award.
• In the year 2010, Channing Tatum was given the best male performance award for the movie Dear John by MTV Movie Awards. In the same year, he was given Best Ass-Kicking Star for the film G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra.
• In the year 2016, Tatum was awarded Best Acting Ensemble for the film The Hateful Eight by Critics’ Choice Movie Awards.
• In the same year, Channing was given the Worst Actor in the film Jupiter Ascending by the Golden Raspberry Awards.
Currently, Channing Tatum is acting in the upcoming film Kingsman: The Golden Circle. The role in this movie is yet to be revealed by the Movie Sources. This movie is geared up for a grand release in the year 2017.
This is all you need to know about Channing Tatum, his career, personal life, filmography and much more.