‘West Side Story’ Star Rachel Zegler Apologizes for Britney Spears Tweet Mockery

January 19, 2022

“West Side Story” star Rachel Zegler is apologizing for upsetting fans after she posted a dramatic reading of Britney Spears’ tweets directed at sister Jamie Lynn. The young actor gave an impassioned performance in the video posted to Instagram, laying on plenty of luster while delivering lines like “I've never been around you ever with a knife or would I ever even think to do such!” Britney’s legion of fans were none too pleased, and piled on Zegler, accusing her of mocking the pop star.