updated 01/05/2010 AT 9:00 AM ET
•originally published 01/07/2010 AT 4:10 PM ET
She’s a been a familiar face for more than 20 years, with recurring roles on such TV classics as L.A. Law and ER, and a current role on ABC’s Lost. But over the past eight years, Sheila Kelley has been known around Hollywood for a very different skill: Teaching pole-dancing to the stars.
“She just loves being feminine. Every movement for her is beautiful and sexy,” Kelley, 48, says about the Nine star. “The excitement of sharing it [with her boyfriend] was big for her. She wanted to do a routine, to share it.