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Alex Pettyfer: Channing Tatum's Stripper Movie Star!

Alex Pettyfer: Channing Tatum's Stripper Movie Star!

Alex Pettyfer will play a stripper in the new film Magic Mike, a movie based on Channing Tatum‘s life as a stripper when he was 19 years old.

WATCH: Video footage of Channing Tatum‘s stripping days

The 21-year-old British actor was selected by director Steven Soderbergh and will play a young Channing, Deadline reports.

Channing, 31, will play his older mentor who teaches his young friend about life on and off stage. Magic Mike tells the story of the friendship of these two male strippers.

Alex is the cover model for the Summer 2011 issue of Vman magazine.

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