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Channing Tatum

Channing Matthew Tatum (born April 26, 1980) is an American actor and film producer, best known for his roles in Step Up (2006), G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra (2009), Dear John (2010), The Vow (2012), 21 Jump Street (2012) and Magic Mike (2012). He has also appeared in films such as Coach Carter (2005), She’s the Man (2006), A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006), Fighting (2009), and The Dilemma (2010) and G.I. Joe: Retaliation (2013). While known for his performances in drama and action films, he has also ventured into more comedic roles. Earlier in his career he worked variously as a dancer and model.






1. LIFE IS TOO SHORT TO MISS OUT ON THE BEAUTIFUL THINGS LIKE A DOUBLE CHEESEBURGER.
2. I DON’T KNOW WHAT YOU’RE GOING THROUGH LIFE DOING IF YOU’RE NOT REALLY TRYING TO COLLECT SOME REALLY GREAT MEMORIES.
3. I’M NOT PRETTY. THE TRUTH IS I DIDN’T THINK I COULD BE A MODEL AT ALL. I WAS LOOKING AT SOME OF THE GUYS ON THE WALLS AT IRENE MARIE AND I THOUGHT TO MYSELF ‘JESUS CHRIST. I CAN’T DO THIS. I DON’T LOOK ANYTHING LIKE THESE GUYS’.
4. BUT I’M NOT A TOUGH GUY OR A STREET FIGHTER FOR REAL. I’M JUST AN ACTOR.
5. IF MY DAD DOESN’T LIKE YOU, YOU WILL KNOW. MY MOM IS JUST TOO INNOCENT TO EVER LIE. SHE DOESN’T EVEN CUSS.
6. I LIKE TO BE LEAN. IF I GET TOO BULKY I CAN’T MOVE WELL AND I LIKE TO MOVE. WHEN I’M NOT TRAINING, I GET REALLY ROUND AND SOFT.
7. I’M THANKFUL FOR WEIRD PEOPLE OUT THERE ‘CAUSE THEY’RE SOME OF THE MOST CREATIVE PEOPLE.
8. I DON’T KNOW IF I’M VERY COMPLICATED AT ALL. I WISH I WAS. I WISH I WAS ONE OF THESE DEEP, INTRICATE PEOPLE. BUT I JUST LOVE HAVING FUN REALLY.
9. I LIVED CRAZY REALLY YOUNG. SO NOW I DON’T NEED TO GO OUT AND GET NUTS.
10. NO ONE’S CALLING ME FOR LAWYER ROLES. I STILL HAVE A LOT TO DO TO PROVE MYSELF.
11. MY BAR FOR BEING SUCCESSFUL IS BEING ABLE TO DO MOVIES THAT REALLY MEAN SOMETHING TO ME AND BEING ABLE TO MAKE A LIVING OFF OF THAT.
12. I SORT OF BECAME INFATUATED WITH SOLDIERS. I GOT TO KNOW SOME OF THEM AND GOT A LITTLE PERTURBED WITH HOLLYWOOD MAKING A SPECTACLE OUT OF THEM AND MAKING THEM LOOK LIKE THEY HAVE SCREWED UP SOMEHOW.
13. DANIEL DAY-LEWIS AND SEAN PENN TO ME ARE THE TWO BEST ACTORS OF ALL TIME. I’M JUST GLAD TO HAVE THE PLEASURE TO BE IN AN ERA THAT THEY’RE ACTING WHILE I’M ACTING. THEY’RE PROBABLY THE BEST ACTORS IN MY MIND.
14. YOU HAVE THE DREAMS THAT YOU WANT, AND THEN YOU HAVE TO DO OTHER JOBS UNTIL YOU CAN GET TO THAT DREAM.
15. I GREW UP WATCHING ‘BRAVEHEART’ AND ‘GLADIATOR.’ THOSE ARE MY ‘STAR WARS.’ THEY HAVE VALUES AND TRAITS ABOUT THEM THAT I WISH I HAD.
16. I WOULD LOVE TO SING. I WOULD LOVE TO DO A MUSICAL, BUT I WOULDN’T SAY THAT THAT SINGING IS MY STRONG SUIT.
17. GIRLS WERE ALWAYS MY BIGGEST DISTRACTION IN SCHOOL.
18. ACTUALLY I HAVE A TRADITION THAT I ALWAYS STEAL MY LAST COSTUME ON THE LAST DAY OF FILMING.
19. I HAVE THE FLYING DREAM A LOT WHERE I’M JUMPING OFF A BUILDING AND JUST FLYING AROUND.
20. I THINK THAT THE DIVORCE RATE’S OVER 50% FOR A REASON. I DON’T THINK PEOPLE ARE TAKING ENOUGH TIME NOW TO REALLY SEE IF THEY CAN MAKE IT WORK AND LIVE TOGETHER.
21. I USED TO WORK AT A PUPPY NURSERY.
22. SOMEONE WHO DOESN’T TAKE HERSELF TOO SERIOUSLY AND CAN BE A GOOFBALL. BECAUSE EVERYONE’S A NERD INSIDE, I DON’T CARE HOW COOL YOU ARE.
23. I GREW UP IN FLORIDA, WHERE IF YOU WEREN’T COMFORTABLE DANCING, YOU WEREN’T GOING TO GET ANY GIRLS.
24. I’VE ALWAYS HAD WAY TOO MUCH ENERGY SO I’M ALWAYS LOOKING FOR NEW THINGS TO DO TO CHANNEL THAT ENERGY.
25. THAT’S SOMETHING I DO, LIKE, ALL THE TIME. I JUST DO BACKFLIPS OFF THINGS.
26. I HAD A BAD STUTTER WHEN I WAS REALLY YOUNG. I COULDN’T GET A SENTENCE OUT. LIKE, ‘D-D-D-D-D-D-D-D-AD.’ AND THAT TURNED INTO A MUMBLE.
27. I’VE AWAYS BEEN GOOD AT PICKING UP CERTAIN THINGS, LIKE SPORTS AND DANCING.
28. YEAH, AND I RECENTLY HAD MY FIRST ELVIS MOMENT. A GANG OF YOUNG GIRLS WAS JUMPING ALL OVER ME. IT WAS KINDA SCARY. AND TOTALLY FLATTERING.
29. I HAD AN ALL RIGHT HIGH SCHOOL, EVEN THOUGH I HATED SCHOOL. I WASN’T MASSIVELY POPULAR, BUT I WAS OKAY. BUT I WOULDN’T WANT TO DO IT AGAIN.
30. IN ALL THE MOVIES I’M IN LOVE WITH SOMEONE IN MY HEAD. THERE’S ALWAYS LOVE IN A FILM SOMEWHERE. IT DOESN’T MATTER EVEN IF IT’S AN ACTION MOVIE.

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