ITV I'm A Celeb's Jamie Lynn Spears makes Britney admission as she fights back tears
20.11.2023 - 23:14
Jamie Lynn Spears fought back tears as she opened up about her relationship with her family in a candid chat with one of her I'm A Celebrity campmates.
ITV viewers saw the singer and actress, who is the sister of pop superstar Britney Spears, arrive at camp last night with nine other celebrities as the reality show returned for a 23rd series.
In Monday night's episode, Jamie Lynn was quizzed about her family life and the fractured relationship between her and her famous sister, who was under a conservatorship for over 13 years before it was terminated by a judge in Los Angeles in November 2021.
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In her recent memoir The Woman In Me, Britney detailed how how the legal arrangement had “stripped” her of her womanhood and was critical of her sister's behaviour during the court battle. She said it was "clear [Jamie Lynn] ruled the roost" during their childhood and described her as being a "total b***h".
Opening up to restaurateur and First Dates star Fred Sirieix in Monday night's episode, Jamie Lynn admitted that she had spoken to her sister ahead of entering the camp, and said they "love each other" despite their previous feuds.
Quizzing the actress, Fred asked: “Your sister is obviously a superstar, you’re a superstar, why? How come the both of you, what made it?” She replied: “I think every family fights and has their stuff. I talked to her before I came here and we love each other.”
Speaking about both her and her sister finding fame at a young age, Jamie Lynn told him: "My momma, not in a cocky way at all, she literally believed we were the best