For fans, it’s been a difficult several years since “Magic” Mike Lane left the male stripping industry in 2012, but like a phoenix with magnificent pecs, the Channing Tatum character returns in “Magic Mike XXL,” out today. Our time in the desert has come to an end. Mike is making a comeback, and so is…

 

Whereas the big losers in the computer hack that rocked Hollywood last fall included Amy Pascal, Scott Rudin, Sony Pictures, and Kim Jong Un, one of the winners, as far as I can tell, was Channing Tatum. Amid the blizzard of e-mails that showed some of movieland’s key figures as two-faced, snarky, and mean—that is,…

 

The Magic Mike XXL cast went full throttle for the sequel, thrilling an audience of hundreds of women with an epic dance-off, and ET has a sneak peek. The sequel to the popular 2012 film picks up three years after Mike (Channing Tatum) said goodbye to the stripper life and finally got serious with Brooke…