Spider from ‘School of Rock’ Now Works as a Texas DA
You may not know the name Lucas Babin but I'm pretty sure you've seen him before! Lucas Babin, once played a character named "Spider" in 2003 in a little film called "School of Rock".
"School of Rock" starred Jack Black as a guitarist who gets thrown out of his band-No Vacancy- and is replaced by Spider. If you've never seen the movie (like Buzz) I won't spoil it, but here is No Vacancy's Battle of the Bands performance where Spider gave many of us a sexual awakening.
Babin has also appeared in a Brazilian telenovela, "Sex & the City", the music video for Alanis Morissette's "Precious Illusions" and Paris Hilton's "Stars Are Blind". Recently, though, Babin has taken a different role: district attorney in Texas. Twitter user Janel Comeau confirmed the news to everyone, while sharing a picture of Babin these days:
That's right, Spider with the leather arm chaps is the district attorney of Tyler County, TX. Babin was actually one who indicted Netflix back in September by a grand jury on criminal charges connected to the controversial movie "Cuties".
Babin was elected as district attorney in 2018 and is a devout Christian.
Of course the internet went crazy after Comeau's original Tweet- recieving over thousands of likes, retweets and comments. Some of the comments include:
Even Texas senator Ted Cruz got in on the Twitter action (because of course, what else is he going to do?)
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