Jenna Dewan is an American actress born in 1980 in Hartford, Connecticut. Dewan currently stars on the Lifetime show Witches of East End. She rose to prominence as a backup singer for Janet Jackson and for her role as Nora in the movie Step Up. She has also appeared in movies such as The Hot Chick, Take the Lead, 10 Years, Setup, and American Virgin. Dewan is married to actor Channing Tatum and has one child.