Smart, funny, versatile–why you should be crushing on Channing Tatum.
He’s done it all. He’s framed houses, worked at a puppy nursery, and sold credit cards to students. But it was his job as a stripper in Tampa, Fla., that led to Channing Tatum’s latest acting gig. Directed by Academy Award-winning director Steven Soderbergh, Magic Mike is loosely inspired by Tatum’s formative experience stripping at the age of 19. For OUT’s June/July 2012 cover story, Tatum spent the day with OUT editor in chief Aaron Hicklin to chat about his latest film, honing his craft, and, of course, those days he worked taking off his clothes.
Read the full Channing Tatum cover story now at OUT.com.