Channing Tatum: MTV Trailblazer Award Man

Posted Wednesday April 2, 2014 1:45 PM GMT

He knows how to bring people to the box office, and now Channing Tatum will be honored for that work.

The "Magic Mike" hunk will be the first male to be awarded the MTV Trailblazer Award during the 2014 MTV Movie Awards later this month.

MTV President Stephen Friedman said of the choice, "Channing Tatum is the quintessential leading man for the MTV audience. He proves that an action hero can have both a quick wit and a large heart."

Tatum will be presented his award by Mila Kunis during the annual ceremony on Sunday, April 13. Fans can tune in to all the action live from the Nokia Theater beginning at 9/8 central on MTV.

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