Channing Matthew Tatum was born on April 26, 1980 in Cullman, Alabama (United States)
About Channing Tatum
Channing Matthew Tatum is an American actor, producer, and dancer. He first gained recognition for his starring role in the 2006 dance film Step Up, which brought him commercial success. Since then, he has appeared in a variety of films and television shows, including the hit Magic Mike franchise, 21 Jump Street, Foxcatcher, and The Hateful Eight. He has also received critical recognition for his performances in such films as She’s the Man, Dear John and Logan Lucky. In addition to acting, Tatum is also a successful producer and has founded his own production company Free Association. Throughout his career he has been nominated for several awards including a People’s Choice Award and Critics’ Choice Award. Outside of his professional life Tatum is known for being an avid snowboarder and philanthropist who supports various charities including St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
His commitment to giving back has earned him several accolades including the Humanitarian Award from GLSEN in 2018. With his captivating charm and successful career, Channing Tatum is an inspiring figure who continues to entertain audiences around the world.
In recent years Tatum has also made a name for himself as a producer, with credits on films such as Logan Lucky, Magic Mike XXL, and 22 Jump Street. His production company Free Association has had great success in the industry, creating Emmy nominated documentaries such as Earth Made of Glass and the critically acclaimed Hulu series The Hotwives of Orlando. Additionally he was executive producer of the hit action film Kingsman: The Secret Service and its sequel Kingsman: The Golden Circle.
I think all jocks have a sensitive side. It’s just, will they show it to anybody? Will they let their guard down and stop being tough and the cool jock guy around their friends, or just relax? I don’t know if it’s best to say opening up, but just relax and really say what you’re actually thinking, and not what you think people want to hear.Channing Tatum