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CHANNING TATUM (Burt Gurney) is currently in Quentin Tarantino's critically acclaimed film The Hateful Eight. The cast includes Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Tim Roth, Bruce Dern, Michael Madsen and Jennifer Jason Leigh. The Weinstein Company released the film on December 25, 2015.

Recently, Tatum reprised his role as Mike Lane in Magic Mike XXL. The film was directed by Greg Jacobs and written by Tatum and Reid Carolin. The film also starred Matt Bomer, Joe Manganiello, Adam Rodriguez and Kevin Nash. Magic Mike XXL was released by Warner Bros. on July 1, 2015. Magic Mike was directed by Steven Soderbergh and released on June 29, 2012.

In 2014, Tatum starred in Sony Pictures Classics' critically acclaimed Foxcatcher. The film was directed by Bennett Miller and also starred Mark Ruffalo and Steve Carell. The film is based on the true story of John du Pont, the paranoid schizophrenic heir to the du Pont chemical fortune, who built a wrestling training facility called Team Foxcatcher on his Pennsylvania estate, and murdered Olympic wrestler Dave Schultz. Tatum portrayed Dave's brother, Mark Schultz.

Tatum reprised his role as Jenko in 22 Jump Street, the blockbuster hit sequel to 21 Jump Street, opposite Jonah Hill and directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord. The film was released on June 13, 2014 and grossed over $330 million worldwide.

Tatum's voice was heard in the 20th Century Fox animated film The Book of Life, directed by Jorge R. Gutierrez. Other voices in the film included Zoe Saldana and Diego Luna. The film was released on October 17, 2014.

In 2013, Tatum starred in Sony Pictures' White House Down, directed by Roland Emmerich. The film also starred Jamie Foxx, Maggie Gyllenhaal, James Woods and Richard Jenkins. That same year, Tatum also starred in the crime drama Side Effects, directed by Steven Soderbergh. The film also starred Rooney Mara, Jude Law and Catherine Zeta-Jones and was released by Open Road Films on February 8, 2013.

Tatum starred in the 2011 crime-thriller The Son of No One, opposite Al Pacino and Katie Holmes. Also in 2011, Tatum starred in the Roman epic adventure The Eagle opposite Jamie Bell and Donald Sutherland.

In 2010, Tatum starred opposite Amanda Seyfried in the Screen Gems box office hit Dear John, based on the adaptation of the Nicholas Sparks bestseller. Lasse Hallstrom (The Cider House Rules, Chocolat) directed the adapted script by Jamie Linden. The film grossed over $114 million worldwide.

In August 2009, Tatum was seen in the Paramount Pictures box office hit G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra, directed by Stephen Sommers. Tatum starred opposite Sienna Miller, Marlon Wayans and Dennis Quaid. Tatum also appeared in the 2013 sequel, G.I Joe 2: Retaliation.

Earlier in 2009, Tatum starred opposite Terrence Howard in the Universal Pictures and Rogue Pictures film Fighting, directed by Dito Montiel. In 2008, Tatum starred in the Paramount Pictures drama Stop-Loss, by critically acclaimed director Kimberly Peirce (Boys Don't Cry) and producer Scott Rudin.

Tatum received an Independent Spirit Award nomination and a Gotham Award nomination for his powerful role in the 2006 independent film A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints, which won the Special Jury Prize for best Ensemble Performance as well as the Dramatic Directing award for Montiel at the Sundance Film Festival. The film was written and directed by Montiel and was based on his 2003 memoir of the same title. This powerful coming-of-age drama takes place in 1980's Astoria, Queens, and follows Montiel's impoverished and violent life from his youth to adulthood. His father is portrayed by Chazz Palminteri and Tatum played the role of Antonio, Dito's best friend.

In March 2006, Tatum starred opposite Amanda Bynes in the DreamWorks Studios film She's the Man. This film was directed by Andy Fickman and produced by Lauren Shuler Donner. In August of that same year, Tatum starred in the box office hit Step Up, directed by Anne Fletcher and produced by Adam Shankman. The film centered around Tyler Gage, (Tatum) a street-smart juvenile delinquent who gets sentenced to community service at a high school for the performing arts.

In 2014, Tatum announced his production company, Free Association, with his two partners, Carolin and Peter Kiernan. Free Association has a feature-film development deal with Sony and Warner Bros. amongst other studios. On the television side, Free Association added a television development deal with MRC.

Tatum was born in Alabama and grew up in Florida. He currently resides in Los Angeles, California with his wife, Jenna Dewan Tatum, and their daughter.


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