Jenna also has a rich background in dance, which she began at the age of five. After attending the University of Southern California, she was discovered by a dance agent and toured alongside some of the music industry's great performers, including Janet Jackson and Ricky Martin. She also appeared in music videos for such talents as Justin Timberlake, Mandy Moore and Missy Elliot.
She has established herself as a solid actor with a list of big-screen credits, including her breakout performance in the box-office hit "Step Up." She followed that with roles in such films as "Take the Lead," "The Grudge 2" and "Love Lies Bleeding." She has also guest starred on such hit television series as "Joey" and "The Young & the Restless," as well as the highly-rated telefilm "Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal."
Jenna Dewan-Tatum most recently wrapped a lead role in the film "Set Up" alongside Ryan Phillippe, Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson and Bruce Willis. She also recently completed a starring role in "Ten Year," an ensemble film co-starring her husband Channing Tatum, Rosario Dawson, Justin Long and Brian Geraghty.
Jenna also works on the other side of the camera and serves as a development partner in Iron Horse Entertainment, a newly established production company.
Jenna now resides in Los Angeles with her husband, Channing Tatum.