Film and TV

Photos: Sydney Spies on sexy yearbook pic controversy, new Syfy movie

Earlier this year, Durango High student Sydney Spies's protest over her yearbook's rejection of two sexy photos landed her on the Today show. Afterward, Miki Spies, her mom, told us Sydney had submitted a third photo, but that, too, was nixed in favor of the her school ID pic -- see how it looks in comparison with the rejected shots below. Given the passage of time, Spies is philosophical about the results -- and excited about TV and film opportunities that came to her in the wake of the controversy.
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Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently covers everything from breaking news and politics to sports and stories that defy categorization.
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