Jamie Lynn Spears is not only popular as a Hollywood actress and singer/songwriter, but also as the younger sister of pop singer Britney Spears.
Spears first stepped into the national spotlight when she appeared in a Pepsi commercial alongside her famous sister and later in Britney Spears: Live from Las Vegas
She played the lead in Zoey 101 (Nickelodeon teenager sitcom that aired from 2005 to 2008) as Zoey Brooks. The series, which revolves around Zoey and her friends who attended a fictional boarding school, earned Spears a Young Artist Award and a Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Award.
Lynn has many other movie hits including 2002 comedy-drama, Crossroads, All That, and others. In 2007 she made headlines for the wrong reason when she announced she was pregnant at the age of 16. This made her a controversial symbol of teenage pregnancy.
Jamie Lynn Spears’ Bio
Spears was born on April 4, 1991, in McComb, Mississippi, the son of James and Lynne Spears. She is the youngest of their three children. Her older siblings Bryan and Britney also work in the entertainment industry.
During her school years she attended Parklane Academy, Lynn was a cheerleader and also served as a point guard for the school’s basketball team. She received her GED in 2008 through the Tangipahoa Parish School System adult education center.
Career, Net Worth
With two of her older siblings in the conversation, it’s for sure in the blood. She made her acting debut in 2002 when she starred in Crossroads alongside her sister Britney.
After that Spears appeared in the eighth season of the sketch-comedy series All That. Although she received positive reviews from critics and praise for being a highlight of the series, she did not play a leading role in the tenth and final season of the series.
In 2004, she signed a contract with Nickelodeon and began to play as a protagonist in her own TV series with the script, which was broadcast on the station. The series was called Zoey 101 and was shot at Pepperdine University Malibu, California, and premiered in January 2005, becoming Nickelodeon’s highest-rated series in over eight years. The last episode of the series aired on May 2, 2008, and was rated PCA Confidential.
The title song of the series Follow Me was written by Britney Spears and recorded by Jamie. In 2007 Jamie Lynn Spears signed a contract as a guest star on the ABC comedy sitcom series Miss Guided. She was the voice of Goldilocks in the animated film Unstable Fables: Goldilocks & 3 Bears Show.
In 2013 she turned to country music and released her debut single How Could I Want More, followed by her debut EP The Journey. She co-authored I Got the Boy, which was recorded by Jana Kramer and released in 2015 as the second single from the album Thirty-One.
She released her second single Sleepover on June 24, 2016, and in the same year performed at the Grand Ole Opry in Nashville.
Lynn Spears has an estimated net worth of 5 million dollars. Her fortune comes from the many television series she has starred in and from her musical exploits.
Daughter, Husband, Family
In 2007 Spears broke the Internet and became the object of media attention when she announced that she was pregnant at the age of 16 by her boyfriend Casey Aldridge, with whom she had been dating for two years at the time.
Following her announcement, Nickelodeon issued a statement saying that the network respected her decision to take responsibility and that it cared about nothing but Spears’ well-being.
In March 2008, Spears confirmed his engagement to Aldridge after he was discovered with a ring. In May they moved back to Liberty, Mississippi, where they bought a house. Unfortunately, the couple broke off their engagement the same month.
On June 19, Spears gave birth to their first child, a daughter, Maddie Briann Aldridge, at the Southwest Mississippi Regional Medical Center. Spears and Aldridge reconciled in August 2010 but separated for the second and last time in November of the same year.
Jamie Lynn Spears then moved on and soon began a relationship with businessman Jamie Watson. After a two-year relationship, the couple got engaged in March 2013 and one year later, on March 14, 2014, they got married in New Orleans.
Spears gave birth to their second child on April 11, 2018, who happens to be their first child with husband Jamie Watson – their beautiful daughter is named Ivey Joan Watson.
Other Facts About Jamie Lynn Spears
Her outstanding achievements have earned her numerous awards, including the Young Artist Award, Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards, Young Hollywood Awards in the category “One to Watch – Female”, the Germany Kids’ Choice Award as a favorite actress and others.
Jamie Lynn Spears lives with her family in Hammond, Louisiana. She can be found at 5? 6in with the body measurements 36-26-36.
Spears loves cars, and her collection includes Range Rover, Nissan Maxima, and Lexus SC420.