Channing Tatum is a ‘high functioning alcoholic’. The Dear John star sees himself as this because does really like to drink. The Step Up star admits he does and he uses it as an escape to the rigours of everyday life. He told GQ magazine:
”I probably drink too much, you know. My wife [Jenna Dewan], that’s what she bought into… I’m probably a pretty high-functioning, I guess, you know, I would say, alcoholic, I guess.
”There’s probably a tendency to escape. I equate it to creativity, and I definitely equate it to having a good time.”
At thirty four years old has also does like something else just as much the reality show The Biggest Loser. He added:
”I really do love it. It’s terrible and it’s bad, but I really do think it’s because I have an inner fat kid in me.
”I can completely lose myself into just absolutely satisfying things – a really amazing cheeseburger, a pizza, good fries, a beer. I enjoy being comfortable and eating whatever the hell I like.”
He also reveals in his younger days, he had an imaginary friend. He said:
”His name was Boy. I think I just lived in an imaginary world. I was always playing war in the woods, people are chasing me… I wasn’t doing it because I was desperate for friends. I had friends.”