Britney Spears Almost Starred Opposite Ryan Gosling in The Notebook

Britney Spears- One more bombshell from her new memoir “The Woman In Me”.

Imagine a world where Britney Spears starred as Allie Hamilton in The Notebook instead of Rachel McAdams

Well, you don’t have to imagine it anymore because the footage of the pop star’s audition is making the rounds online. And you’ve got to see this never before seen honest and raw performance that a 21-year-old Britney poured her soul into!

Casting director Matthew Barry not only shared Spears’ screen test on social media but he called her performance “phenomenal.” Britney whose only other acting role was in the 2002 film Crossroads, beat out the likes of Scarlett JohanssonJessica BielMandy MooreKate BosworthClaire Danes and Amy Adams.

“Even though it would have been fun to reconnect with Ryan Gosling after our time on the ‘Mickey Mouse Club,’ I’m glad I didn’t do it,” A now 41-year-old Britney writes in an excerpt from the memoir. Find out why and see Britney’s full audition here: Watch Britney Spears Tearfully Audition for ‘The Notebook’ | Vanity Fair