The Magic Mike star has landed a nomination for Best Hero for his role in White House Down, but he has learned he's already a winner after landing the top prize ahead of the Los Angeles ceremony on 13 April (14).
Mila Kunis will present her Jupiter Ascending co-star with the accolade.
President of Mtv Stephen Friedman says, "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."
Previous recipients include Emma Stone and Emma Watson.