'Magic Mike' Sequel Gets Release Date

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The “Magic Mike” sequel has received its release date!

The male stripper follow-up, dubbed “Magic Mike XXL,” will dance its way into theaters on July 3, 2015, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

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Back in February, Channing hinted at plans for the sequel when he Tweeted a photo of himself and a bust of Mathew McConaughey with the caption, “What better way to start writing #MagicMike2 than with my old friend Dallas?” (referencing Matthew’s “Magic Mike” character).

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