Again with the dual roles, this time as a hardworking student and her separated-at-birth one-legged stripper twin. Hubby Justin Timberlake may have brought sexy back, but Biel ensured it stuck around. Image via Dimension Films. In the romantic drama CloserNatalie Portman played Alice Ayres, an American stripper in London who catches the eye of a dashing but philandering scoundrel played by Jude Law. Nancy Callahan Jessica Alba.
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Strippers on Film: 15 Actresses Who Worked the Pole
Daryl Hannah played a stripper who wanted a child of her own. Salma Hayek is pictured here in 's From Dusk Till Dawnwhen she mesmerized George Clooney and Quentin Tarantino's characters, but she's also played a stripper in 's Dogmaand most recently in the French drama Americano. For modern audiences, there are really 3 stripper performances that - good or bad - have been elevated to an iconic level. Gypsy Rose Lee Natalie Wood. Ninety-eight percent of critics enjoyed 's The Wrestlerin which Marisa Tomei played an aging stripper with a tenuous relationship with an aging wrestler played by Mickey Rouke. Stu Ed Helms may have married her under the influence, but we can hardly fault him. Lorry Dane Diane Lane.