Jenna Dewan Tatum is an American Actress and dancer, born December 3, 1980. She started her career as a backup dancer for Janet Jackson, which led to her dancing for artists such as Christina Aguilera, Missy Elliott and Pink. Her big screen acting debut came in 2006 when she co-starred with Channing Tatum in Step Up.
She has also starred on the short-lived NBC series The Playboy Club and had a recurring role on the FX series American Horror Story: Asylum. She portrayed Freya Beauchamp on the Lifetime series Witches of East End, Lucy Lane in The CW series Supergirl and its spin-off Superman & Lois, and Joanna in Soundtrack on Netflix. Dewan has hosted the reality television shows World of Dance and Flirty Dancing. She currently stars as Bailey on ABC’s The Rookie. She also had a recurring role on the Fox medical drama The Resident.
In 2006, Dewan started dating actor Channing Tatum after meeting on the set of their film Step Up. They married on July 11, 2009, in Malibu, California. They have one daughter, born in 2013. On April 2, 2018, the couple announced that they were separating. Six months later, Dewan filed for divorce from Tatum. Their divorce was finalized in November 2019.