Birth name Channing Bryan Isaac Tatum Anderson
Born April 26, 1980 Cullman, Alabama, USA
Channing Tatum was born on April 26th, 1980, in Tampa, Florida. Channing spent his early years playing sports and was offered a football scholarship to Glenville State College in West Virginia. He turned down the scholarship and returned home. Tatum worked in construction, retail, and finance before landing a job in the modeling industry. He was quickly signed to a modeling agency and modeled for Abercrombie & Fitch and was featured in the famous Mountain Dew television commercial.