BritneySpears.com: Britney will appear on the final season of Will & Grace! The script and character are currently being developed - more information and exact air date to follow!
Guess it was too controversial to play the role she was before. At least she will still be on it, AND it will be the series finale!
Pop tart Britney Spears gets to keep her prime-time spot on the NBC sitcom â€˜Will and Grace.â€™ The new mom will appear on the show, but the bit that was to be dubbed â€˜Cruci-fixinsâ€™ has been dumped in the wake of protests.
CNSNews reports that after NBC began promoting the April 13 "Will and Grace" episode, which was to air on the day before Good Friday, the most solemn day on the Christian calendar, the American Family Association (AFA) posted a "special alert" at the top of its web page with the headline:
"NBC to mock the Crucifixion of Christ." The story line of the episode had the fictional Out TV network being bought by a Christian network. Britney was to play the co-host of the cooking segment called "Cruci-fixin's."
According to the article, the term originated with the Fox show, "Arrested Development," when one of the characters quipped: "I think I'm going to go get one of those 'Corndog Crosses' -- with all the 'Crucifixins'"