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Britney Spears Heading for Broadway, Tipped to Play in the Stage Version of 'Grease'

May 29, 2008 (9:12 am) GMT
From small screen to Broadway, she's said to have been tipped for a role in the stage version of "Grease".
Britney Spears

Got positive reviews for her starring role on the TV sitcom "How I Met Your Mother", is attempting to go to a higher level. She, as claimed by various media reports, is heading for Broadway, being tipped for a role in the stage version of "Grease".

Spears is said to be still in talks to take part in the hit musical "Grease." "The producers were bouncing around the idea of casting Britney in the role of Sandy," British newspaper Metro quoted a source as saying. "They're recasting the roles in July and they thought that Britney looked like a Sandy. She would be terrific."

No words just yet on when the deal will be finalized.

In other Britney news, she reportedly has started the recording of new materials for her upcoming LP, the follow up of her latest one "".

Has been working hard at her forthcoming effort, Britney already got praise from J.R. Rotem who said, "She's great. She's like a master at what she does. She's a lot more experienced than most people. She just has the 'it' factor that not every artist has. So it's always nice to work with her."

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