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Kate Upton: I didn't give Terry Richardson permission to publish 'Cat Daddy'

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During an interview with Vogue UK, Kate Upton revealed she wasn’t happy with Terry Richardson when he released the now-infamous “Cat Daddy” video of her dancing in a string bikini back in 2012.

The video quickly went viral, garnering millions of views which left the model “horrified” enough to confront the photographer. “I was like, ‘That was disrespectful, you could have told me!'” Upton told the magazine.

But apparently all is forgiven between the two. The video is believed to have helped up Upton’s fame even more; Richardson, however, told Vogue he doesn’t take any credit, saying Upton was “born a star.”  

Upton recently starred in 2014’s The Other Woman alongside Cameron Diaz and Leslie Mann, and just signed on for a road-trip comedy with Lea Michele directed by William H. Macy titled The Layover