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Britney, Swifty and Bieber, Oh My! 7 Off-the-Charts TV Guest Gigs | Britney Spears

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Britney Spears, Taylor Swift, Justin Bieber and More Off-the-Charts TV Guest Gigs

Originally posted 08/12/2015 06:40PM

Oops! She's doing it again ...

She would, of course, be Britney Spears, who's set to guest-star on Jane the Virgin this fall. This certainly isn't Spears' first time in front of the camera (more on that later), though there's a good chance Jane's wacky telenovela sensibility – not to mention a potential scene partner in Golden Globe-winning star Gina Rodriguez – will suit the "(You Drive Me) Crazy" singer's acting style.

Of course, Spears isn't the only musician who's struck a chord with a TV gig. From singular cameos (Madonna on Will & Grace) to full-fledged leading roles (LL Cool J on NCIS: LA), many have transitioned from stage to small screen.

Below, we single out some of the best off-the-charts guest appearances.

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Frances Bean Says Release of Kurt Cobain Death Photos Would Cause Her and Courtney Love 'Indescribable Pain'

Frances Bean Says Release of Kurt Cobain Death Photos Would Cause Her and Courtney Love 'Indescribable Pain'

Originally posted 07/30/2015 11:00PM

Courtney Love and Francis Bean Cobain, the widow and daughter of Nirvana singer Kurt Cobain, are pressing a Seattle judge not to release graphic photos from the scene of the rocker's death.

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Courtney Love Credits Her 'Male Doppelgänger' Sean Penn with Inspiring Her to Get Back into Acting

Courtney Love Credits Her 'Male Doppelgänger' Sean Penn with Inspiring Her to Get Back into Acting

Originally posted 07/14/2015 08:00AM

When it comes to her "Celebrity Skin," Courtney Love is looking forward to aging gracefully.

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Courtney Love Caught in the Middle of Violent Protests in Paris

Courtney Love Caught in the Middle of Violent Protests in Paris

Originally posted 06/25/2015 02:00PM

Courtney Love's "Celebrity Skin" was not enough to keep her from getting caught in the midst of a nasty situation in France.

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New Kurt Cobain Documentary Has Former Seattle Police Chief Saying He'd Reopen Investigation into Rocker's Death

Originally posted 06/24/2015 01:45AM

[YOUTUBE "sw5gD15xfW0"] A new Kurt Cobain documentary focuses on the details surrounding the singer's death, and it features a former Seattle police chief saying he would reopen the investigation into the Nirvana rocker's 1994 suicide.

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Courtney Love Could Have Played Batman Villain Harley Quinn

Courtney Love Could Have Played Batman Villain Harley Quinn

Originally posted 06/16/2015 02:30AM

When Suicide Squad hits theaters in 2016, it will mark the first time the DC Comics anti-hero Harley Quinn is realized on the big screen. Margot Robbie is playing the darkly comedic jester character.

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How a Film Brought Frances Bean Cobain Closer to Her Dad Kurt

How a Film Brought Frances Bean Cobain Closer to Her Dad Kurt

Originally posted 05/04/2015 04:45PM

Frances Bean Cobain was just 20 months old when Kurt Cobain committed suicide, but a new documentary has finally allowed the now 22-year-old to get to know the man who was her father.

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Frances Bean Cobain Applauds Unflinching Look at Her Dad in Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Frances Bean Cobain Applauds Unflinching Look at Her Dad in Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck

Originally posted 04/22/2015 06:35PM

Frances Bean Cobain teamed up with her mom Courtney Love to celebrate the Los Angeles premiere of Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, in Hollywood on Tuesday night.

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See Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's Home Movies with Daughter Frances Bean

Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love's Home Movies Featured in New Documentary

Originally posted 03/12/2015 05:55PM

To the world, Kurt Cobain was the quintessential '90s rocker, but to his wife, Courtney Love, and daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, he was so much more.

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