She was set to play an LGBTQ role.
"This is a dream come true for me!" said Spears.
"I’ve never sort of hidden that or been ashamed by it. It’s just part of me."
We'll finally get to see "I Won't Say (I'm in Love)" performed IRL!!!
The touching piano ballad includes a cameo from openly gay actor Charlie Carver.
Did you catch FOX's latest televised musical?
Those high notes though.