Channing Tatum is a well known actor, a model and a producer. He is a dancer and became prominent for his skills in dance. As a young teenager, Channing was never interested in schooling. He dropped out of school against his parents’ wish and started out with menial jobs. The pay from these jobs was too insignificant so Tatum found a better opportunity as a strip dancer in a nightclub.
Date of Birth: April 26, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
His first well-paid job was as a stripper but he was soon scouted by a model agency in New York. The next thing we knew was that this sexy man was finding his way to our hearts from the screens of our TV. The Dear John (2010) co-star is the first millennial to be given the title of ‘Sexiest man Alive’ by the People’s Magazine in 2012. No man is ever an island so Tatum cannot be a standing success all by himself. Let’s meet his present family and the first family that moulded the popular Tatum the world loves today.
Channing Tatum parents
Glenn Matthew Tatum (father)
Glenn was a construction worker and was very committed to his role as a father. He was no doubt in the middle class financially but made it his responsibility to provide for all the needs of his kids. One time when Tatum and his father did not see eye to eye was the period when he used to sneak out of the house to go to night clubs. Glenn was really disappointed when he found out since to the best of his knowledge, he was doing his best as a father so what more could his so need. Their tension was settled quickly as soon as Channing stopped being an exotic dancer.
Kay Faust Tatum (mother)
Kay is literally according to Coach Carter (2005) one of the most supportive and sweetest people on earth. Kay is proud of her son’s success today but is not one to be caught up with living in the limelight.
Channing Tatum siblings
Some sources say that Tatum has a step-brother Christopher but this information is not confirmed by any facts. We also didn’t find any photos of Chris and Channing.
Paige Tatum (sister from same parents)
Paige and the 21 Jump Street (2012) co-star are the only kids born to Kim and Glenn. She is really close with her brother but there is not much to know about her personal life. She works as project manager in 33&Out Productions, Inc.
Channing Tatum wife
Jenna Lee Dewan-Tatum (ex-wife)
Duration of Marriage: July 11, 2009 till separation in March 2018 (8 years)
Date of Birth: December 3, 1980
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Jenna shares a lot in common with her husband, they are actors and dancers. She started off like the Magic Mike (2012) star as a dancer and was even one of the dancers of Janet Jackson’s ‘All For You’ tour. Jackson was the musician that helped Jenna get better at her art, giving her the opportunity to be cast as Nora in Step Up.
Step Up (2006) has remained till date his most important movie not just because it was the breakthrough role he desperately needed at the time but because it was on the set of the film that he met his dear wife. When he met the talented Jenna in 2005, he knew she was a special breed and the brunette beauty was the right woman to create a family with. They began a long relationship till their engagement in Fall 2008.
Channing Tatum children
Everly Elizabeth Tatum (daughter with Jenna Dewan-Tatum)
Date of Birth: May 31, 2013
Zodiac Sign: Gemini
Everly is the first child to Jenna and Channing and since her arrival; the two love birds have only fallen deeper in love with themselves. As dancing played a major role in her parents’ relationship, they have decided their little girl would be initiated into the art. When she was three, her flexible parents threw the cutest dance party for her and her friends. Everly is raised by her mum to be a vegetarian though she would be opportune to choose when the time is right.