New Delhi: Britney Spears will write a roman a clef, a novel in which real persons or actual events figure under the disguise of fiction, in a book deal with It Books, The Hollywood Reporter reported on Tuesday.
The pop star recently starred in a highly publicized trial with damaging and sometimes humiliating testimony from his self-styled manager that lifted the lid on the singer's controversial career and personal meltdown five years ago.
Sam Lutfi, the manager of the pop star for a brief period in 2007 and early 2008, had sued Spears' mother, Lynne Spears, for defaming him in her 2008 book 'Through the Storm.' Lynne Spears wrote that Lutfi controlled her daughter, cut her telephone lines and tried to cut the star off from her family.
Spears, 30, has since staged a comeback with world tours, hit albums and a new job as judge on Fox's TV talent show 'The X-Factor.' She did not attend the trial. ...more
03:08 PM, Nov 06, 2012
Los Angeles: Pop star Britney Spears' former confidante encouraged her to kick her drug habit five years ago, and brought drug-sniffing dogs to her Malibu home and flushed a bag of white powder down the toilet, he testified Tuesday. "She had wanted to get clean, but she was struggling with it," the former friend, Sam Lutfi, told jurors in his civil trial in Los Angeles against Spears and her parents....
03:06 PM, Oct 24, 2012