Britney Spears Kevin Federline Since their split in November 2006, they have experienced many ups and downs. The ex-couple, who were married in 2004, and have two sons, Jayden and Sean Preston, have moved from being feuding exes into supportive coparents.
The DJ praised his ex-wife for seeking mental health treatment amid her father Jamie Spears’ illness in April 2019.
“Kevin commends Britney for recognizing that she needs to take a step back and that she is taking the reasonable steps to deal with her situation in a responsible way,” Federline’s attorney, Mark Vincent KaplanThe Blast was told by.
He also agreed that he would care for their children until she recovers.
The pair’s journey to amicability hasn’t been an easy one, however. After Federline requested an increase of child support payments, the twosome became embroiled in a bitter dispute.
The duo, who once avoided each other at their son Sean Preston’s baseball game, according to an eyewitness, have also feuded over custody in the past.
They seemed to have temporarily moved on from their differences by 2015. The reality star recalled his happier times together with Spears in 2015. Access HollywoodMarch 2015. “It was a good time in my life,” he said, adding that their coparenting was going “great.”
Federline made a statement supporting his ex-wife when Britney challenged her conservatorship six years later.
“The best thing would be for their mom to be healthy and happy,” his lawyer Mark Vincent KaplanIn June 2021. “And if either of those things aren’t true, it doesn’t provide for the best setting for custody to be exercised. [Kevin] certainly respects Britney and only hopes the best for her because when the best for her is achieved, it’s the best for their kids. The kids love their mother and he wants there to be a healthy and strong relationship.”
The attorney added at the time: “Britney has not been served well by the conservatorship and it’s not consistent with what she wants. I think she should be allowed to challenge that. And if it’s what’s best for her, Kevin supports it. … “If she’s strong and healthy and wants to be in control of her own life, and can do that in a reasonable, responsible fashion, then more power to her.”
Five months later, Use confirmed that Jamie believes his daughter’s conservatorship should end “immediately.”
Scroll through to relive Britney’s ups and downs with the One Tree HillAlum over the years.