TOMB RAIDER STAR
APPEARS WITH BRITNEY
Copyright 2001 www.tombraiderchronicles.com
[ November 19th 2001 ]
Timberlake flew into Las Vegas specially to wish
his girlfriend Britney Spears a happy 20th birthday.
The lead singer of NSYNC used his presence as
a way to warm the crowd up for her first live
televised concert - which was being broadcast
on American cable channel Home Box Office on Sunday,November
barely-recognisable singer donned a baseball cap
as he asked the crowd for a special favour to
give extra cheers to his nervous girlfriend. Timberlake
says, "The camera's going to be on you lot in
between songs so please cheer extra extra loudly."
was waiting in the wings after the encore to congratulate
her on her performance and sing happy birthday
to her - even though she doesn't turn 20 for another
two weeks. During the show, veteran actor Jon
Voight also extended his acting talents by becoming
Britney's father for the day.
real-life daddy of Oscar winning actress Angelina
Jolie made a special appearance at Spears' first
live televised concert by reading onstage a bedtime
story to a little girl portraying a younger Spears.
For he played the part of Spears' dad telling
her one day her dreams would come true and she
would meet a man who would whisk her away.
remained on stage with the unknown child actress
as 19-year-old Spears made a dramatic entrance
jumping out of a giant's jewellery box.