channing tatum magic mike shirtless Channing Tatum as Evel Knievel? The actor's next daredevil moveChanning Tatum is having quite a year.

Recently coming off the blockbuster films “Magic Mike”, “The Vow”, and “21 Jump Street”, Tatum has found his next project in Evel Knievel. According to the Hollywood Reporter, Tatum is close to signing on to star in and produce a film about the legendary daredevil.

Producers Mike DeLuca and Dana Brunetti, known for “The Social Network”, have agreed to produce the film for Columbia Pictures. They also recently signed on to produce “Fifty Shades of Grey” for Universal Pictures.

The role continues Tatum’s trend of undertaking more serious roles since his start in “Step Up.” Knievel is well-known in popular culture as a man who tested limits and put his life on the line to undertake dangerous stunts. Knievel attempted more than 75 motorcycle jumps between 1965 and 1980 and was entered in the Guinness Book of World Records due to his record 433 broken bones. Known for his patriotic getup and his Kings Island jump, Knievel has had several films and books dedicated to him.

Posted by:Garrett

Principal/Co-founder: Home San Francisco Over the years, Garrett has worked for a couple of different real estate brokerages, has served on multiple San Francisco Association of Realtors Committees, has been helping clients buy and sell property, has been blogging and has been trying to build community. He co-founded Home San Francisco in November of 2006, is a California native, has lived in many San Francisco neighborhoods over the years and is a property owner in both Northern and Southern California. Garrett is helping to construct “virtual communities” at and can be reached via email: