When a woman becomes pregnant everyone feels entitled to share their opinions about this very private situation, this is especially true when the woman in question is still a teenager. This entitlement appears to also increase in direct proportion to how famous the woman is. Everyone had an opinion they wanted to share. Some people criticized her behavior and scrutinized her every decision because of her age, religion, southern roots, etc. Others simply hoped for the best for the young mom-to-be.
In the intervening years, Jamie Lynn has continued to make a name for herself in the music world, releasing her own original country music and embarking on tours to build her fan base all while maintaining a relatively normal life.
She did and continues to do, the best that she can for herself and her family. Practically a household name, Britney got her start as a member of The Mickey Mouse Club, in the early s.
She signed her first record deal with Jive Records in after recording a demo and auditioning for four different agencies. Her debut album, …Baby One More Time was released at the beginning of After a spur-of-the-moment marriage to her childhood friend, Jason Alexander a marriage that was annulled less than three days later, Britney began dating Kevin Federline.
Britney and Kevin married in late and welcomed two sons over the next two years. In Britney suffered from a very public breakdown during which she nearly lost control of everything. Thanks, in no small part, to the support of her family, including younger sister Jamie, Britney is now back on top and better than ever!
Like his siblings, Bryan went to a private Christian school in Mississippi. After finishing high school Bryan attended Southeastern Louisiana University, majoring in kinesiology. Bryan is notoriously private, especially when compared to his younger sister Britney, but he was photographed attending the Teen Choice Awards with Britney and their children.
Today, he is occasionally photographed out and about with his sisters and their children. Britney Spears attempted to break into the film industry with the movie, Crossroads. This movie tells the story of a group of friends embarking on a road trip after graduating from high school.
Along the way, they learn more about themselves, and about life, than any of them thought possible. One reviewer said of the movie, "[it was] less a movie than a mind-numbingly dull road trip. Regardless of the less than rave reviews Crossroads is still notable for giving Jamie Lynn her first taste of stardom.
It featured comedic skits that made fun of contemporary issues ranging from entertainment and celebrity culture to politics. The show earned praise for its diverse cast, fearlessness, and approach to diverse topics. Jamie Lynn joined the cast as a series regular in its eighth season, which was notable for being the first season back after a hiatus that lasted two years. She played many characters on the show including: Her performances on the show earned her great reviews from critics who complimented her natural comedic timing.
All That spawned a handful of spinoffs during its run, including Zoey ! The show focused on Zoey Brooks, played by Spears, who has just enrolled in a boarding school that historically was for boys only. The show was a hit with the younger demographics! Zoey spawned two video games, released to poor reviews in Controversy surrounded the show in when Jamie Lynn announced that she was pregnant. The final episode of Zoey aired in In a short episode was aired on Nickelodeon answering a year long mystery of what exactly Zoey said to her friend Chase on the time capsule video.
It was a welcome surprise for fans of the show, who never expected to get closure on the issue. Tabloids jumped on this new controversy: And a scandal it was! Sparking debates about teenage pregnancy, birth control, and statutory rape. Ultimately, Jamie Lynn decided it was best for her to move forward with the pregnancy. Her daughter Maddie was born without complication in June of To figure out what kind of future I am going to create for my daughter. But Jamie Lynn did not let them get her down.
She even sat down for an interview five years later to reflect on that time in her life. In the interview with Glamour Jamie Lynn opened up about what it was like to be pregnant, sixteen, and in the public eye. But like many young girls I was really scared to go to the doctor.
Especially in a society that still shies away from most discussions of reproductive health.