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Jamie Lynn Spears Opens Up About Life as a Teen Mother in Emotional New Documentary

The 25-year-old discusses the criticism she received when she fell pregnant at 16.

An emotional Jamie Lynn Spears has opened up about having to put her acting career on hold to become a mum at 16.

The Nickelodeon star and sister of pop princess Britney is documenting her return to the limelight with a revealing and emotional documentary called Jamie Lynn Spears: When the Lights Go Out that will air on TLC next month.

The 25-year-old discusses the criticism she received when she fell pregnant at 16-years-old.

“The child star who got pregnant,” Jamie Lynn says on the special. “A lot of horrible, nasty things were said.”

“I look back now and I’m like, ‘Oh my Gosh,'” she adds, wiping away tears.

Jamie Lynn’s life with her daughter Maddie and husband James Watson is also documented.

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