Jenna Dewan born as Jenna Lee Dewan is an American actress, producer, host, and dancer, She is famous for her roles in the dance film Step Up, and other films like Take The Lead, The Jerk Theory, and 10 Years.
She also starred in a Television film Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal and shows like American Horror Story: Asylum, Witches of East End, Supergirl, and Soundtrack. She has hosted reality shows like World Of Dance and Flirty Dancing. She is famous for her role in Lucy Lane in the CW series Supergirl and is also a producer with the company 33andOutProductions which produced a YouTube/Starz Original Step Up Television series.
Some interesting facts about Jenna Dewan
- Famous as Actor, Dancer, Producer
- Known for – Nora Clark [in Step Up], Lucy Lane [Supergirl TV Series]
- First Role – Film – Waterborne  as Devi Smith, Television – Quintuplets  as Haley
- Birth – 3rd December 1980
- Spouse(s) – Channing Tatum [married 2009 – divorced 2019]
- Partner(s) – Steve Kazee [in relationship since 2018]
- Children – Everly Tatum [born 2013 – father – Channing Tatum], Callum Michael Rebel Kazee [born 2020 – father – Steve Kazee]
- Parents – Daryll Dewan [Father], Nancy Smith [mother]
Childhood and Early Life
Jenna Dewan was born as Jenna Lee Dewan was born on 3rd December 1980 to Daryll Dewan and Nancy Smith. Her father was a running back in the Notre Dame football team. She was quite active in extracurricular activities in her school life, while being a cheerleader and prom queen during her senior years at school.
How did Jenna Dewan become a popular actress?
Jenna Dewan initially started her career as a Dancer in Janet Jackson’s music videos and tours, soon she got featured in several music videos by artists like Ricky Martin, Toni Braxton, Celine Dion, Mandy Moore, etc.
She was recognized by producers of an indie film named Waterborne and she debuted along with actors like Shabana Azmi, Christopher Materson, etc. After seeing her performance in Waterborne, Lionsgate Films signed her for a low-budget horror film Tamara. Although Tamara was a flop at the box office she continued to get offers for films like The Grudge 2.
She became famous with dance films Take The Lead starring Antonio Banderas and Step Up which starred her then-boyfriend turned husband Channing Tatum. After both of these films, she received widespread acclaim for her performances.
After that, she turned to Television with the film Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal  garnering critical praise for her acting performance as Emma Carr who played the cheerleading coach of the group Fab Five who was considered as a nuisance to the school.
With a good amount of popularity, she featured in lots of television shows. But her role as Lucy Lane in the Cw’s Supergirl was noticed and Therefore she was made a recurring character in the show.
Jenna Dewan dated actor Channing Tatum during the filming of their film Step Up. After 3 years of dating, they finally tied the knot in 2009. Their marriage lasted 10 years as they finally divorced in 2019, with a daughter named Everly Tatum [born 2013] from the marriage. In 2018 she began dating actor Steve Kazee and is still in a happy relationship with him. They have a son named Callum Michael Rebel Kazee [born 2020].
Jenna Dewan’s Net Worth is estimated to be $30 million. With her earnings mostly coming from the real estate properties and documentary production under her production house 33andOut Productions. She has a house in Beverly Hills which she got from the divorce settlements from Channing Tatum.