The rumours were further fuelled when insiders claimed that the dinner at Il Sole was a business affair. Spears and Maloof Jr. are not strangers to one another and have been friends for years, with her ex-husband Kevin Federline and her father Jamie both having had business dealings with the casino boss in the past.
[an error occurred while processing this directive]Spears is, according to the new issue of America's National Enquirer, planning a multi-million dollar stage production she hopes will jump-start her career. "She wants to make a splashy comeback in Las Vegas. She wants the show to be full of high energy and flashy costume changes," Contactmusic quoted a source as having told the tabloid.
Spears is reportedly in negotiations to perform a string of shows for an estimated $10 million (GBP5 million).