Jamie Lynn, Britney Spears’ estranged sister, has shared an Instagram post about the “moral support” she receives from her mother-in-law, just days before the pop star’s wedding.
Spears, 40, married Sam Asghari, 28, in an intimate ceremony at her Los Angeles home on Thursday. Among those on the guest list were Drew Barrymore, Madonna, Donatella Versace, Selena Gomez and Paris Hilton.
However, Marie’s younger sister Jamie Lynn Spears was not present at the wedding, which took place just months after a public row broke out between the pair.
On Instagram this week, Jamie Lynn Spears, 31, instead spoke about her closeness to another family member – her mother-in-law.
That zoe 101 The actress – who married businessman Jamie Watson in 2014 – shared a series of photos of her and her mother-in-law as they traveled and had dinner together.
Captioning the snaps, the mother-of-two wrote: “Life Hack: Get a MIL to travel the world with you for a work trip just to be your moral support. It takes a village, and I’m grateful for that, Minecraft.”
Lynne Spears, the mother of Britney and Jamie Lynn, responded to the post with two red heart emojis and the caption, “I’m glad you’re blessed!”
While Jamie Lynn Spears had warm words for her mother-in-law, she hasn’t confirmed her sister’s wedding on Instagram or anywhere else.
In January, when Jamie Lynn Spears is promoting her memoir Things I should have saidthe sisters exchanged recalcitrant public statements.
After Jamie Lynn was accused of lying in a Good morning America Interview Britney criticized her for her comments on the podcast Call her daddy.
Jamie Lynn Spears told the podcast that the “Toxic” singer offered to buy her mother a house if she divorced her father Jamie Spears.
“That really confused me,” said Jamie Lynn Spears. “Looking back now what a weird damn thing to do. It seems like a weird thing, like ‘I’ll give you a house if you divorce dad.’ Why should your child be able to tell you that?”
Britney Spears reuploaded a deleted Instagram post and called her sister a “selfish little brat.”
The pop star also accused her younger sister of lying in her memoir, in which Jamie Lynn Spears claimed Britney grabbed a knife and locked them both in a room.
In January, the singer’s attorney, Mathew S. Rosengart, issued a cease and desist letter demanding that Jamie Lynn Spears stop talking about her.
The letter said per entertainment tonight: “It is wrong to make false or fantastic complaints publicly, especially when it comes to selling books. It is also potentially unlawful and defamatory. They allegedly recently stated that the book is ‘not about them’.
“She takes your word for it and we therefore urge you not to call Britney derogatory during your advertising campaign. If you fail to do so or defame her, Britney will be forced to consider and take all appropriate legal action. ”
Rosengart was reportedly a guest at Britney Spears’ wedding to Asghari Persons, while several outlets have reported that her parents were absent.
The singer’s sons, Sean Preston, 16, and Jayden James, 15, did not attend the ceremony, although they were “happy” for their mother, an attorney for her ex-husband Kevin Federline said persons.
The ceremony wasn’t without incident, however, as Britney Spears’ first husband Jason Alexander – to whom she was married for 55 hours in 2004 – attempted to crash the nuptials during a livestream on Instagram.
TMZ reported that Alexander was arrested and charged with trespassing, vandalism and two counts of battery in connection with alleged altercations for his ex-wife’s safety.
Rosengart told the outlet he was “absolutely furious” about the incident, adding, “I am personally working with the sheriff’s department to ensure that Mr. Alexander is aggressively prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”