Want a Flat Stomach? 4 Ways You Can Have Abs Like Channing Tatum

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Cast of Magic Mike | Source: Warner Bros.

Channing Tatum has made a name for himself as one of Hollywood’s hottest actors, working his way up from relatively humble beginnings in Florida, to starring in major movie franchises like G.I. Joe, 21 Jump Street, and of course, Magic Mike and its sequel. Though he may not be Daniel Day Lewis, Tatum has definitely carved out a niche for himself as a formidable actor — and a rugged, muscular one at that.

Women want him, and men want to be him. And by working through the proper channels, you can get close.

One of Tatum’s signature physical attributes is definitely his flat core — meaning his chest and flat stomach. Think about it this way: If Tatum were to disappear off the face of the planet today, what would you remember about him in 20 years? Probably the fact that he was ripped. And that you were jealous. But rest assured, you can get there too. It just takes some discipline.

So, what’s Tatum’s secret to building and maintaining that physique? The secret is that there is no secret. It’s mostly hard work, proper dieting, and putting in the time. To get his signature six-pack abs, Tatum’s focus has been on building muscle definition and lean eating, along with a couple of other focuses. Here are four ways Tatum pulls it off, that anyone should be able to emulate.

But it won’t be easy.