Nomi, a young drifter, arrives in Las Vegas to become a dancer and soon sets about clawing and pushing her way to become the top of the Vegas showgirls. Sign In. Play trailer Director Paul Verhoeven. Joe Eszterhas.
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But what happened to Elizabeth Berkley after Bayside High? Well, when your very first feature film is Showgirls — the infamously lambasted NC journey of a thousand lapdances — lots of doors that were once opened for you in Hollywood find themselves closing fast. Hollywood was a cold place to the actress for a long time, but eventually Showgirls was rediscovered by less puritanical audiences, and Berkley found her voice and purpose. So let's grab a milkshake at The Max and discuss why Hollywood won't cast Elizabeth Berkley anymore and why that might change. We're going to go ahead and get this one out of the way because you already know it. The movie has done star Elizabeth Berkley absolutely zero favors since it's release in During a Rolling Stone retrospect on the film's 20th anniversary, director Paul Verhoeven said Berkley was cast for being the only actress they auditioned who could dance but was also "willing to show full-frontal throughout the film.
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By Naomi Schaefer Riley. That was director Paul Verhoeven apologizing last week to actress Elizabeth Berkley. Berkley played the lead role of Nomi, an aspiring dancer who wants to make it in Vegas but ends up working in a strip club instead. Filled with nude scenes, lesbian sex and an icky shot of Berkley licking a pole, the movie was universally panned. Hollywood turned their backs on her.