10 Things You Didn’t Know About Channing Tatum

Channing's Stripper Moves
Channing Tatum strips down on 'SNL.'
Channing Tatum has truly evolved right in front of our eyes as he continues to take over the box office time and time again!

For those of you looking forward to Channing’s next movie, the wait will soon be over! The muscular actor can be seen alongside Steve Carell and Mark Ruffalo in Foxcatcher on November 14! This R-rated psychological thriller tells the captivating story of Olympic gold medal-winning brothers Mark and Dave Schultz and their tragic relationship with a multi-millionaire benefactor, John du Pont. Before seeing the 6’1 model/dancer in a new type of role, feast your eyes on the gallery above featuring 10 interesting facts about Channing Tatum!

When talking to GQ magazine in August 2009, Tatum revealed: “I got crazy lucky. Like sometimes, I think I won the lottery or something. At times, it feels like the bottom’s gonna fall out. Just ’cause I don’t really know how I got here. But I just keep moving forward, and it just keeps getting better and better.”

This A-list heartthrob wasn’t always selling out theaters with his appearances on the big screen. The 34-year-old has worked a slew of other jobs, but didn’t stop trying to become an actor. He was discovered in Miami and given modeling and commercial gigs before reaching his feature film success.

His breakthrough role was in the 2006 dance flick Step Up which introduced him to a wider audience as well as his loving wife, Jenna Dewan Tatum. The acting duo married three years later and now they have a young daughter together, Everly!

Fortunately for us, 2015 holds no shortages of Channing Tatum sightings! According to Deadline, the “Magic Mike” star has officially signed on to play Gambit in an “X-Men” spinoff movie coming out next year.

Which fact about the acting stud do you find the most riveting!? Sound off in the comments below!