Britney Spears to appear in US sitcom: Tabloid Hell

Troubled star set to return to acting

Britney Spears is set to appear in popular US sitcom ‘How I Met Your Mother’.

The singer’s representatives reportedly approached US TV network CBS about the possibility of a role.

In the show Spears appears as a receptionist called Abby at a dermatologist’s office who falls in love with the sitcom’s main character, Ted, when he visits to have a tattoo removed.

It will be the first time the singer has taken an acting role since a 2006 cameo on ‘Will And Grace’, which followed 2002’s feature-film, ‘Crossroads’.

The episode will appear in the US on March 24, reports US Magazine.