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- What does Dewan do for a living?
- Who are Dewan’s parents and siblings?
- What are Dewan’s interests and hobbies?
- Is Dewan married or does she have a girlfriend/ boyfriend?
- Does Dewan have any children?
- Where is Dewan now?
- How tall is Dewan?
- How much money does Dewan earn?
- What is Dewan’s net worth?
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Who is Jenna Dewan?
Jenna Lee Dewan is an American well-known actress and dancer. She started her career as a backup dancer for Janet Jackson and later worked with artists including Christina Aguilera, Pink, and Missy Elliott. She is widely known for her role in the 2006 film Step Up as Nora Clark. Moreover, she has starred in the short-lived NBC series The Playboy Club and had a recurring role in the FX series American Horror Story: Assylum.
Later she portrayed Freya Beauchamp on the Lifetime series Witches of East End, Lucy Lane in The CW series Supergirl and its spin-off Superman & Lois, and Joanna in Soundtrack on Netflix. Next, she hosted the reality television shows World of Dance and Flirty Dancing and also served as a judge on Come Dance with Me. Currently, she stars as Bailey on ABC’s The Rookie. In addition, she had a recurring role in the FOX medical drama The Resident.
How Old Is Jenna Dewan?
She is 41 years old as of July 2022, having been born on December 3, 1980, in Hartford, Connecticut, U.S. Dewan shares her birthdate with celebrities such as; Lil Baby, Chandler Hallow, Nic Kaufmann, Amanda Seyfried, Jake T. Austin, and many more
Jenna Dewan Family
Who are Jenna Dewan’s Parents?
She was born to Darryll Dewan (Father) a running back and Nancy Lee Bursch (Mother).
Does Jenna Dewan have Siblings?
She has four siblings by the name Missy Dewan, Shane Dewan, Nathan Dewan, and Daniel Dewan.
Jenna Dewan Education
She received her high school education at Notre Dame Preparatory School and transferred to Grapevine High School. After high school, she attended the University of Southern California.
Jenna Dewan Marital Status
She is engaged to Steve Kazee (born on October 30, 1975) an American actor and singer, and they engaged in February 2020. However, despite being engaged, she was previously married to Channing Tatum (born on April 26, 1980) an American actor. They married on July 11, 2009, in Malibu, California but divorced in November 2019.
Jenna Dewan Kids
She has two kids. One kid with her ex-husband Channing, a daughter by the name of Everly Elizabeth Maiselle Tatum (born on May 31, 2013). And another kid with her fiance Steve, a son by the name of Callum Michael Rebel Kazee (born in 2020).
Jenna Dewan Career
A Dancing Career
In 2000, she first appeared in Janet Jackson’s “Doesn’t Really Matter” and later in “All for You” and the All for You Tour in 2001. Thus she credits working with Jackson for aiding her career allowing her to later work with many other artists and giving her the experience necessary to co-star in the dance film Step Up. dewan then modeled in 2016 as the face of dancewear manufacturer Danskin in a campaign and photo shoot that captured and featured her athleticism as a dancer.
An Acting Career
In her acting career, she co-starred with Channing Tatum in 2006 in Step Up, as well as starring in Taking the Lead that same year. Next, she starred in the Lifetime made-for-television film Fab Five: The Texas Cheerleader Scandal in August 2008. The film follows five rule-breaking teens and portrayed the role of disciplinarian Coach Emma Carr. In November 2009, she appeared alongside Rob Schneider in the straight-to-DVD comedy American Virgin.
She then was cast in the NBC pilot of The Playboy Club in March 2011. That year also in May, NBC picked up the series for a full season. And thus Dewan portrayed the role of Bunny Janie, a proactive Playboy bunny who works at a Playboy Club in Chicago in 1961. On September 19, the series premiered to 5.2 million views with mixed reviews from critics. However, because of low ratings, NBC canceled the series after just three episodes in October 2011. That year in November, she starred in the film The Jerk Theory.
This film was first released in 2009 in Germany and later released in the United States in November 2011. She alongside her then-husband Channing Tatum appeared in the romantic-comedy film, 10 Years. On September 14, 2012, the film was released. That same year, she starred in American Horror Story: Asylum as Teresa Morrison, the second season of the horror television series. In 2013, she began starring in the Lifetime series Witches of East End as Freya Beauchamp, one of the lead characters.
Next, she began a recurring role in the CBS/CW series Supergirl as Lucy Lane in late 2015 and reprised the role in its spinoff Superman & Lois. Furthermore, she has a recurring role in FOX’s The Resident. Her upcoming projects include The Wedding Year, Berlin, I Love You, and Soundtrack. She then joined the cast of ABC’s The Rookie as Bailey in its third season and was promoted to series regular in its fourth season.
A Career at 33andOut Productions
She alongside friends Reid Carolin, Adam Martingano, Brett Rodriguez, and Channing Tatum started a production company called 33andOut Productions. Their first production is a documentary called Earth Made of Glass. It follows Rwandan President Paul Kagame and genocide survivor Jean-Pierre Sagahutu. It went on to premiere at the 2010 Tribeca Film Festival. Dewan and Tatum collaborated on a YouTube Premium/Starz television series Step Up, where they executive produced together.
Jenna Dewan Height and Measurements
Adding up to her well-curved and beautiful body, she stands at a height of 5ft 2inches (1.57m) and a weight of 52kg (115lbs).
Jenna Dewan’s Salary and Net Worth
She has an annual salary of over $4 million and a net worth of $30 million.