Suit up, Britney Spears
! The pop star is heading back to TV, scoring a guest role on CBS's How I Met Your Mother
, a rep for the show confirms to PEOPLE.
The news, first reported by Pink Is the New Blog
, comes after Spears's father and conservator, Jamie
, gave his daughter permission to appear on the sitcom, according to TMZ
The pop star is no stranger to television comedies: In April 2006, Britney appeared on an episode of NBC's Will & Grace
playing a conservative talk show host alongside Sean Hayes's flamboyant character, Jack.
Spears and ex Kevin Federline
also enjoyed a brief run on TV with their reality show Britney & Kevin: Chaotic