After starring within the Magic Mike trilogy, Channing Tatum hasn’t grown aware of baring all of it. And he was introduced with simply that activity when confronted with Self-importance Honest’s lie detector check, which Tatum labeled “a curler coaster.”
VF’s February cowl star was requested a sequence of questions on his real-life stripping days—specifically, which onscreen unique dancers he might greatest in a strip-off. First on the chopping block: certainly one of his Magic Mike costars. “While you look within the dictionary subsequent to, like, the proper specimen of a person, in all probability Joe Manganiello is a kind of our bodies that pops up,” Tatum mentioned, “as a result of he’s type of weirdly flawless. However so far as stripping goes, I might put myself above him dance-wise. Sorry, Joe.”
Then there’s the matter of Jennifer Lopez, who earned a Golden Globe nomination for enjoying Ramona within the stripper-centered caper, Hustlers. “I might go tougher, if I used to be stripping in opposition to her,” Tatum defined. “I’m simply saying, I’m gonna take it to J.Lo’s entrance door. I don’t know if I’m gonna win, however I like my probabilities, relying on who the viewers is.”
Though he concedes that fellow previous Sexiest Man Alive honorees George Clooney and Brad Pitt are extra engaging than he’s, “I’m killing them in a dance-off,” he mentioned. However the identical can’t be mentioned for polygraph examiner Judd, whom Tatum provided a spot in Magic Mike 6.
The actor was usually requested about his celeb ties, together with the story of when his and Sandra Bullock’s daughters “got into a couple scraps in school” (Tatum insists “they love one another now”) and the time he performed Beyoncé on Lip Sync Battle (“I virtually threw my neck out”). And whereas he remained principally truthful, maybe his largest check got here with the query: “Who’s a much bigger daddy—you or this man, Jason Momoa?”
In fact, Momoa is the previous stepfather of Zoë Kravitz, whom Tatum is currently dating. “A much bigger daddy?” he requested. “Nicely, he’s bodily bigger and he has extra youngsters, so I believe he’s a much bigger daddy.” When requested whether or not or not Momoa’s Sport of Thrones character Khal Drago ought to’ve survived longer, he neatly replied: “100%. I used to be pissed when he died. I wished to see him, like, lead a military and do the entire thing.”
Watch the total lie detector video for extra, together with why Tatum insisted he be killed off within the G.I. Joe sequel and the time he acquired “very specific images” from an older girl on social media.