Who played the blonde stripper that was danceing for rockhound in the movie armageddon
The blonde stripper that danced for Rockhound, played by Steve Buscemi (born Steven Vincent Buscemi on December 13, 1957 in Brooklyn, New York City) in the film Armageddon (1998) was Molly Mounds.
Mounds was played by Layla Roberts (born Layla Harvest Roberts on October 22, 1974 in Kealakekua Kona, Hawaii), the daughter of an Italian father and a Native American mother from the Cherokee Nation.
She started out as a model, working in Paris, France, until she decided to move back to the U.S., choosing Los Angeles, California as her new home, where she was discovered by a talent scout for Elite Models.
Armageddon is one of 6 productions in which she has appeared including Nola on Baywatch (1997), Beowolf (1999), Red Letters (2000) and more.
The LA Times took a look at Armageddon's science on August 7, 2012 and concluded, with the help of physics graduate students at the University of Leicester in England, that the movie's method of using a nuclear device to split the asteroid would not work.