Kate Upton Furious at Victoria's Secret for Using Old Photo of Her

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Wednesday, 29 May 2013 10:40 AM

By Alexandra Ward

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Model Kate Upton is furious with Victoria's Secret for using an old photo of her on the back of its latest catalogue, especially after a brand spokesperson dissed her last year.

Upton is featured on the back cover of the lingerie retailer's most recent catalogue modeling a black bra, but the image is reportedly from a 2011 photo shoot and VS never gave Upton a heads up that they were going to run it now, a source told the New York Post.

"Kate's not currently contracted to work with Victoria’s Secret, and they didn't contact her before they used these images," the source said.

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What probably happened is Victoria's Secret did a "buyout" of the images they took of the model in 2011, giving the brand unlimited use of the pictures, Yahoo! Finance pointed out.

Upton, 20, has a right to be annoyed. Last year, a VS model booker bashed her in a New York Times article.

"We would never use [her]. She's like a Page 3 girl," booker Sophia Neophitou said in 2012. "She's like a footballer's wife, with the too-blond hair and that kind of face that anyone with enough money can go out and buy."

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Since then though, Upton has skyrocketed in popularity with a couple of Sports Illustrated covers to her name, a spot on this year's FHM Sexiest Women in the World List (she ranked No. 8), and the honor of being June's Vogue cover girl.

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