35 Things to Know About Roland Emmerich’s WHITE HOUSE DOWN Starring Channing Tatum
When White House Down was filming in 2013, a few reports were invited to visit the set where they spoke to the cast and filmmakers. The film starts Channing Tatum as a secret service agent who guards the President (Jamie Foxx) while the White House is being invaded. The cast also includes Maggie Gyllenhaal, Jason Clarke, Richard Jenkins, Lance Reddick, James Woods, Garcelle Beauvais, and Rachelle Lefevre.
White House Down features Channing Tatum running all over the white house as fast as he can. Jason Clarke’s character is a villain who tries to fire a rocket launcher and it’s Tatum’s duty to protect the white house. At the very last minute he races towards Clarke and saves the White House from being destroyed. Of course everything isn’t a bed of roses; a brawl bursts out and everything leads to chaos.