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Jenna Dewan and Channing Tatum Married life. See her Movies and TV Show career.
Updated On 13 Mar, 2020 Published On 10 Nov, 2016
‘Dear John’ star Channing Tatum is undoubtedly one of the sexiest actors of Hollywood and there are millions of girls out there who are crazy for him.
However, he is crazy about only one girl and she is his wife actress Jenna Dewan. The couple who got hitched in 2009 is living a happy and successful married life with a beautiful daughter named Everly Elizabeth Maiselle Tatum.
Dating story of Jenna Dewan and Channing Tatum
The duo first met on the set of 2006 popular dance flick, ‘Step Up’. Their crackling chemistry was highly appreciated by the fans.
Both the actors were equally attracted towards each other while filming the movie and soon after that they started dating.
In one of the interviews of Channing with Elle, he said, “I had just gotten out of a pretty long relationship, so I was in no way ready for another. I was trying to run from what I knew Jenna was—not someone I was just going to date.”
However, later on, one of the friends suggested him to take a move and “that night I showed up at her hotel room with a sombrero on, and that was it.”
After that the rest is history. Well, we must say sometimes you need to forget your past to lighten up your future.
Dream wedding of Jenna Dewan and Channing Tatum
Dewan and Tatum finally tied the knot on 11 July 2009 at a private estate overlooking the ocean.
The gorgeous bride was in Reem Acra gown and the groom was in Giorgio Armani and under the pepper trees which were filled with white and blush florals the pair exchanged vows.
The wedding venue was of course filled with Hollywood celebrities among which Marlon Wayans, Haylie Duff, and Nick Zano were one of them.
Similarly, another important part of the wedding ceremony is cake. Isn’t it? They had a cake in the shape of a castle filled with fairies in numerous flavors such as chocolate, red velvet and so on made by Cake Divas.
Their marriage ceremony was nothing less than any fairytale wedding. The couple got engaged in September 2009, when Tatum popped the question with a Neil Lane engagement ring.
Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan's Married Life
The pair has been married for about eight years now and they still look very happy and in love together.
They certainly know how to make a marriage work. In an interview when asked about the reason behind his successful and long-lasting marriage he said.
“You have to want it. Jenna’s and my thing is checking in with each other all the time like ‘On a scale from 1 to 10, how much do you love me right now?’”
That was quite a sweet gesture what do you guys think? Similarly, they also spend lots of time together. Tatum said,
“My wife and I go camping. There are no cell phones, no TV, no iPad, no nothing. We just sit by the campfire, and sip wine or beer and talk”.
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When asked about the idea of having more children she said, “I do want to have more kids it’s in the cards for us. But right now we’re trying to get into the groove and enjoy the little baby that we have now. We’ll see what the future has in store for us.”
Jenna Dewan-Tatum's Professional Career
Jenna first started her career as an actor with now-husband Channing from the movie’ Step-Up’. Afterward, she appeared in the movie, ‘Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal’ where she was disciplinarian Coach Emma Carr.
In the year 2011, she was signed to play in lead in one of the series of NBC. However, the show got canceled after releasing only three episodes because of its bad reviews.
Similarly, after five years she shared the screen with the husband Tatum in the movie’10 years’. In 2012, she appeared in the second season of the horror television series, ‘American Horror Story: Asylum’ as Teresa Morrison.
Jenna revealed about her separation via Instagram post. She wrote:
"We have lovingly chosen to separate as a couple. We fell deeply in love so many years ago and have had a magical journey together. Absolutely nothing has changed about how much we love each other, but love is a beautiful adventure that is taking us on different paths for now."
"There are no secrets nor salacious events at the root of our decision—just two best friends realizing it's time to take some space and help each other live the most joyous, fulfilled lives as possible. We are still a family and will always be loving, dedicated parents to Everly. We won't be commenting beyond this, and we thank you in advance for respecting our family's privacy."