Jenna Dewan Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 19 Mar, 2017
Facts of Jenna Dewan
Date of Birth: 1980 , November-3
Age: 39 years old
Birth Nation: United States of America
Height: 5 Feet 2 Inch
Name Jenna Dewan
Birth Name Jenna Lee Dewan
Nick Name Jenna
Father Darryll Dewan
Mother Nancy Lee Bursch
Nationality American
Birth Place/City Hartford
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress and dancer
Working For Tv Shows
Net Worth 6 miilion
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Light brown
Face Color White6
Body Measurements 33-24-33 i
Breast Size 33B
Waist size 24
Hip Size 33
Weight in KG 52kg
Married Yes
Married to Channing Tatum (m. 2009)
Children Everly Born 2013
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Jenna Dewan is an American Actress and dancer. She is best known for the 2006 popular movie ‘Step Up’ and she has appeared in several music videos.

Early life and Education

Jenna Dewan was born on December 3, 1980, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States of America. She belongs to American nationality and her ethnicity is white. She is the daughter of Nancy ad Darryll Dewan, who was a running back on the 1972 Notre Dame Football team.

Jenna Dewan has three brothers, Dawson Dewan, Daniel Dewan, and Dayne Dewan. Unluckily, her parents separated each other in her early age and Jenna’s mother remarried Claude Brooks Smith. She attended Notre Dame Preparatory School in Towson, Maryland, where she was a varsity cheerleader.

Then Jenna Dewan moved to Grapevine High School in Grapevine, Texas, where she also a varsity cheerleader. She completed her graduation from Grapevine High School in 1999. After that, she joined the University of Southern California.

Professional Career

Jenna Dewan began dancing at the age of five. Then she went to Los Angeles to attend the University of Southern California, where she got in touch with the agent, who started her on auditions. Jenna had to drop out school when she reserved an 18-month-long tour with Janet Jackson.

Jenna Dewan also reserved additional gigs, dancing for music like N’SYNC, Justin Timberlake, and Ricky Martin. She made her TV debut as a background dancer for Pink at the American Music Awards. In spite of Jenna’s small stature, she also started to model for print ads, and at last, she landed acting jobs.

Jenna Dewan co-featured with Channing Tatum in Step Up in 2006. She made her biggest break in Touchstone’s major motion picture ‘Step Up’ (2006). In which she was cast as the female lead alongside Channing Tatum, Robert Hoffman, and Briana Evigan among others.

Jenna Dewan appeared in the movie The Jerk Theory in November 2011, which was first released in 2009, in Germany. In 2013, she started appearing in the Lifetime series Witches of East End as Freya Beauchamp.

Personal life and Affair

Jenna Dewan has been married to her long-term boyfriend Channing Tatum on July 11, 2009. They got married at Church Estates Vineyards in Malibu, California among families and friends. Her husband is an American actor and dancer. He is mainly famous for his strong character of Duke in the 2009 action film ‘G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra’.

Jenna Dewan and Tatum began their affair in on-screen after became a real life partner. She met actor Channing while filming the movie ‘Step Up’ in 2006 and began dating. They became engaged in early September 2008 in Maui after dating for two years.

Jenna Dewan and Tatum welcomed their daughter named Everly who was born in 2013, in London. They spend their several days in Hawaii during the Valentine’s Day holiday back in February.

Net worth, Salary and Body measurement

Jenna Dewan made her $6 million fortune with Falling Awake and 10 years. She stands tall at the height of 5 feet 2 inches and her weight is 52kg. She has a very attractive figure with her body measurement of 33-24-33 inches.