Jamie Lynn Spears claims her relationship with sister Britney Spears reached a crossroads after an argument firstly of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The former “Zoey 101” star, 30, writes in her upcoming memoir, “Things I Should Have Said,” that she obtained a “wake-up call” when the pop star, 40, allegedly “became enraged about something trivial” whereas they have been quarantining collectively for a quick time period in early 2020.
“She came at me screaming and getting up in my face while I was holding [my daughter] Ivey, who was only 22 months at the time,” Jamie Lynn claims of Britney.
“Despite my best efforts, Britney continued on the attack, and my [then-12-year-old daughter] Maddie had to get in between us to protect her little sister until my parents could finally get Britney to retreat.”
The actress additional mentioned the alleged incident on “Nightline” Wednesday, claiming her Grammy-winning sister had “cursed at” her in entrance of her youngsters.
“I was like, ‘We’re just all family under one roof. I’m not trying to argue.’ And when I tried to remove myself from the situation, that’s when I guess she just got really angry, and my oldest daughter tried to, you know, mediate the situation,” she alleged. “I hated that. Like, that’s not what you’re supposed to do, you’re 12.”
Jamie Lynn stated she turned to her mother and father, Jamie and Lynne Spears, for assist, however they took Britney’s facet.
“They told me that I shouldn’t be upset. Like, I can’t upset Britney,” she claimed. “I said, ‘You just saw me and my children be upset. When will I matter?’”
Britney unfollowed Jamie Lynn on Instagram earlier this month.Disney General Entertainment Con
Britney’s rep didn’t instantly reply to Page Six’s request for remark.
The Spears siblings have had a rocky relationship lately, leading to spats on social media and Britney claiming in court docket final June that her household “did nothing” to assist her whereas she was underneath a 13-year conservatorship.
However, Jamie Lynn stated on “Good Morning America” Wednesday that the “love is still there” between her and Britney.
“I love my sister. I’ve only ever loved and supported her and done what’s right by her, and she knows that,” she stated. “So I don’t know why we’re in this position right now.”