Channing Tatum

CHANNING TATUM Age / height: 27 / 6' 1" Brawn factor: Five barbells Resumé: A former model whose big break came in Ricky Martin's video "She Bangs." Tatum starred opposite teen star Amanda Bynes in "She's the Man" and headlined Disney's dance movie "Step Up," which cost $20 million and made $100 million worldwide. Spiritual forefather: Marlon Brando and Burt Lancaster. A man's man. The scoop: Though his movies haven't yet demanded any acting range, his charisma has wowed insiders. He reportedly break-danced for Kimberly Peirce at his audition for the Iraq veteran drama "Stop Loss," one of the most anticipated Oscar-hopeful projects of the fall. Already fielding offers for new action-adventure pics.
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