1. Channing Tatum
2. Prior to her acting career, the young Jenna Dewan was a professional dancer.
She has danced for:
3. Janet Jackson
4. ‘N Sync
5. Sean “Puffy” Combs
6. Toni Braxton
7. Celine Dion
8. Missy Elliott
9. Ricky Martin
10. Billy Crawford
11. Her father, Daryll Dewan, played football for Notre Dame. That’s just cool.
12. At the age of 25, the actress Jenna Dewan met future husband Channing Tatum while playing the lead in a film that would gross over $100 million.
13. Jenna has a daughter, Everly Elizabeth Maiselle Tatum, born in May of 2013.
14. Jenna Dewan-Tatum danced in the “All for You” video by Janet Jackson.
15. Jenna and Channing got engaged in Maui and married in Malibu. Not too shabby.
16. Jenna Dewan-Tatum is the co-founder of 33andOut Productions. In 2010, the company premiered its first film, a documentary about the Rwandan genocide.
17. She was a backup dancer in “The Hot Chick.”
18. Jenna Dewan’s acting debut was in “Quintuplets,” a sitcom on FOX in 2004.
19. In the “Not Myself Tonight” video by Christina Aguilera, Jenna Dewan-Tatum was a featured dancer.
20. She’s been on a soap opera — “The Young and the Restless.”
21. Remember that TV movie, “Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal”? Jenna Dewan-Tatum was in that (as the cheerleading coach).
22. Oh, and she was a high school cheerleader in real life.
23. At the University of Southern California, Jenna Dewan was in a sorority.
24. In “Witches of East End,” Dewan-Tatum plays an all-powerful and more-or-less immortal witch. She also lives in a beautiful house on Long Island and is engaged to a gorgeous, wealthy doctor while being pursued by the doctor’s hot brother.
25. Jenna Dewan was the prom queen at her high school in Grapevine, Texas.
26. She played a Bunny in “The Playboy Club.” You can be forgiven if you forgot that three-episode series.
27. If you like horror films, Jenna Dewan-Tatum was the lead in 2005’s “Tamara,” and she also appeared in “The Grudge 2” in the following year.
28. A movie produced by her husband, Jenna Dewan-Tatum appeared in the romantic-comedy, “10 Years.”
29. The actress appeared in “American Horror Story: Asylum.”
30. Jenna Dewan-Tatum is actually capable of being a vegan.
31. Did you know there was yet another incarnation of “Dark Shadows” in contention at The WB in 2004. It didn’t get picked up to series, but Jenna Dewan appeared in the unaired pilot.
32. Jenna Dewan-Tatum’s current series, “The Witches of East End,” has already been renewed for Season 2 on Lifetime.
33. Did we mention she’s married to Channing Tatum? Either way, it deserves another mention.
Happy birthday, Jenna Dewan-Tatum!