One of the local Memphis newspapers is reporting *NSYNC’s Justin Timberlake and Britney Spears have been spotted on Saturday at Charlie Vergos’ Rendezvous restaurant, where they dined with members of Justin’s family. Robert Stewart Jr. waited on the table and said, “I usually wait on him whenever he’s in Memphis.”
Justin Timberlake Phones Into Radio Station
December 21, 2001 – Gina on the abstracts.net message board posted a rundown of the interview Justin had with her local radio station. The *NSYNC singer said that Britney was impossible to shop for and she already had everything. As for holiday tunes from the group, Justin said love to record new Christmas album & it’d be fun in the future.
Pop Parents Draw Some Search Interest
December 16, 2001 – Some of the more visible parents of today’s top pop stars are drawing some search engine interest of their own. Topping the Overture.com search queries are Lynn Harless, the often visible mother of *NSYNC’s Justin Timberlake who received 108 searches during the month of November. Next up was Britney Spears’ mother Lynne Spears who received 106 searches. Joe Simpson, father of Jessica Simpson received 89 searches. Surprisingly, the most vocal parent on the web, Christina Aguilera’s mother Shelly Kearns, didn’t receive the 25 search limit to even be listed.
Justin Timberlake Says He And Mom Are ‘Best Friends’
December 15, 2001 – YM magazine talked with Justin in their January issue where the singer admits about his mother, “We’re best friends. I’ve done some stupid things, but there wasn’t anything that I couldn’t talk to my mom about. She told me, ‘You’re gonna do dumb things and you’re gonna do great things. As long as you learn from them, that’s all that matters'”
Justin also says it’s difficult to get girlfriend Britney Spears to say “I’m sorry” first. Timberlake said, “She is one of the most hardheaded people I know… in a good way. It’s funny how when you’re with someone the things that you find attractive are also the things that drive you up the wall.”
Justin Timberlake’s Movie Career On Hold
December 14, 2001 – WENN reports Justin’s planned role in the movie version of Rent was put on hold following September 11 as the film was set to be filmed in New York City. Justin said of his budding acting career, “I want to hurry up and jump into acting but I’m choosing my roles carefully and I don’t want to be an actor just to say I’m an actor. I wanna be involved with a movie that means something and that people feel. I’m really in touch with dramas, but I also like to make people laugh, so I’ll probably do a mixture of both.”