Filming for the Britney Spears Lifetime biopic is well underway. The first photos of Natasha Bassett as Britney have been revealed, and she looks just like the pop singer. Check out the pictures now!
Natasha Bassett and Peter Benson, portraying Britney Spears, 34, and her on-again, off-again manager Larry Rudolph, 53, filmed scenes in Vancouver for the Lifetime biopic of the singer, Britney. Dressed in a sparkling navy dress and white jean jacket, Natasha channeled Britney on the fake red carpet.
It looks like these scenes are chronicling the early stages of Britney’s career. The white jean jacket is a dead giveaway.Natasha really does look like Britney in her younger days!
The Lifetime movie is going to follow Britney’s career from its start and will focus on the highs and lows she’s experienced thus far. From her relationship drama to behind-the-scenes troubles, nothing is off limits. The movie will also delve into her relationships with Justin Timberlake, 35, Jason Alexander, 57, and Kevin Federline, 38, so you know it’s going to be juicy!
Nathan Keyes, 30, will play Justin, Tamara Thorsen will play Jenna Dewan-Tatum, 35, Markian Tarasiuk will play Wade Robson, 34, and Kelly McCabe will play Jason.
Britney may the center of the Lifetime movie, but the singer has not given the film her blessing. Britney’s rep told HollywoodLife.com when the project was announced in Aug. 2016 that she would not be “contributing in any way, shape or form” to the movie.
The Britney biopic is following in the footsteps of previous Lifetime movies about famous celebs like Brittany Murphy, Elizabeth Taylor, Aaliyah, Marilyn Monroe, and Anna Nicole Smith. Get ready for lots of drama and plenty of tears. The Britney biopic is set for a 2017 release on Lifetime.
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