Channing Tatum Heads Into Reality TV With A&E (Exclusive)

Channing Tatum Reality TV
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Project marks Tatum's continued push into TV, which includes recently setting up a comedy at CBS

Channing Tatum is moving into the unscripted biz, setting up an hourlong docuseries with A&E.

The untitled project follows the entertainers of New Orleans burlesque club Saints and Sinners, which Tatum opened with friend and biz partner Keith Kurtz in 2012.

The project is currently in the pilot stage at A&E, and hails from Tatum’s 33andOut Prods. and Original Media. Tatum and Kurtz will exec produce the show alongside Original’s Charlie Corwin. It is unclear whether Tatum will appear in the show.

Should the burlesque club docuseries be picked up by A&E, it would join the cabler’s slate of unscripted programs including “Duck Dynasty,” the “Storage Wars” franchise, and “American Hoggers.”

News of Tatum’s reality efforts follow word that the “21 Jump Street” star and Nick Zano have teamed for a multi-cam comedy at CBS.

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  1. JANET LAMMERS says:

    GO GET UM KEITH GRAN MA LAMMERS WISH’S YOU THE BEST.

  2. Heather says:

    I am excited to see more of Tatum! He is such a great actor and comedian.

  3. Amy says:

    Hopefully it will be better than “Cops” or “Girls gone Wild!”

  4. Dixie Graham says:

    Channing is one sexy man

  5. Carla says:

    I’m in!! Keith Kurts is an awesome party all by himself! Can’t wait to to visit Saints and Sinners

  6. Jessica says:

    I’ll watch if Jenna is in ;-) Love her!

  7. Jerry says:

    Great, another reality show with a wooden B list actor….

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