On August 11, Britney Spears tweeted her excitement about appearing in the TV show Jane the Virgin as a guest star.
In her tweet, Britney said: "See u at the Marbella Hotel soon, @hereisgina @jaimecamil! Guest starring on one of my favorite shows EVER @CWJaneTheVirgin #DreamComeTrue"
Jane the Virgin creator Jennie Snyder Urman replied soon after, saying that the casting was "a dream come true." Lead actress Gina Rodriguez also joined the conversation, tweeting "Literally fell out my chair @britneyspears I can not wait to work with you beauty! I'm covered in goosebumps. This is unreal!!!"
The star will play herself in the fifth episode of season two. She has previously guest starred on many other shows such as Glee, How I Met Your Mother and Will and Grace.