Some of the most talented celebrities in Hollywood have experienced being in a different type of spotlight. Here,Silks Gentlemen’s Loungeproudly presents eight celebrities who were initially strippers:
Before she was known as a slick rapper, Eve was swaying her hips to a different type of music. Eve spent a month working in a strip club when she was 18. The talented actress admits to briefly working as a stripper during her late teens to help her through a number of personal issues. Her album “Heaven Only Knows” includes one song which describes her days as a stripper.
One of the main characters in the comic book movie“Guardians of the Galaxy” once fulfilled the fantasies of a different kind. In his late teens, Chris admittedly worked as a stripper for a bachelorette party.
Much like Chris Pratt and Eve, the wild performer turned to working the poles at the age of 18. Lady Gaga is still known to execute crazy moves during her concerts and musical performances. She may have gathered some of her ideas from her colorful past performances.
The producer and star of the “Magic Mike” movies already had the moves before he started showing them on the big screen. Before becoming a big name in Hollywood movies, Channing worked as a professional stripper. According to news reports, he also sported a number of piercings that didn’t go well with his look.
Prior to showing her wild side on stage as the singer of “Hole,” the wife of deceased Nirvana rock legend Kurt Cobain once worked at a strip club. Courtney Love stated her stripper days helped her save enough cash to start her own rock band.
This sexy A-lister had a specific goal for working as an exotic dancer. Catherine Zeta Jones was apparently saving up her tips to get a nose job. The risky endeavor worked in her favor as her new look helped her get noticed by movie producers in Hollywood.
Before appearing in Playboy, Anna Nicole Smith already knew how to play with other boys. The celebrity worked at Wal-Mart, Red Lobster and at a local strip clubprior to her exposure on print.
Before becoming the girlfriend of rapper Kanye West, this hip hop model worked the poles. It was at the tender age of 15 when Amber Rose began to strip her clothes for cash under the stage name Paris. The four-year gig helped her support her family when her parents divorced.