And I’ve been given the chance to go out and see the world, and to see all the things out there.
Not everyone gets that chance”., playing Jason Lyle, a street smart basketball player opposite Samuel L.
He soon moved into television commercials, landing national spots for Mountain Dew and Pepsi in 2002.
He was picked as one of Tear Sheet magazine's "50 Most Beautiful Faces" of October 2001. In 2008, Tatum co-starred in director Kimberly Peirce's film Stop-Loss, about soldiers returning home from the Iraq War, and in director Stuart Townsend's film Battle in Seattle, about the 1999 protest of the World Trade Organization meeting in Seattle.
He soon appeared in campaigns for Abercrombie & Fitch, Nautica, Dolce & Gabbana, American Eagle Outfitters, and Emporio Armani.
Tatum has also starred in a few television commercials for American Eagle Outfitters, Pepsi, and Mountain Dew, and was picked as one of Tatum also signed with Beatrice Model agency in Milan, Italy and Ford Models in New York City.
Jackson; Tatum also appeared in rapper Twista‘s “Hope” music video, which accompanied the film.
In the same year, Tatum had a role as a factory endorsed top motocross racer in .