Britney Spears’ ex-husband of 55 hours, Jason Alexander, is wishing the “Fortunate” pop star nicely following information of her latest engagement to actor Sam Asghari.
“I’m at all times going to like her,” he mentioned in a brand new interview. “If she’s proud of Sam and that’s going to occur, I’m completely satisfied for her.”
The 39-year-old mentioned he’s making an attempt to be “as good as I can” to his ex and her fiancé — who she’s been relationship since 2016 — and that he thinks Asghari is lastly the one for her.
“He’s actually the one person who’s been round for a couple of years, so with out him she would’ve been alone,” Alexander informed Inside Version on Tuesday.
Spears and Alexander, who’ve recognized one another since they had been kids in Louisiana, had a whirlwind marriage in 2004 that lasted barely greater than two days.
Their nuptials, which occurred at A Little White Marriage ceremony Chapel in Las Vegas, made front-page headlines.
Alexander just lately shared on the “Poisonous: The Britney Spears Story” podcast that he felt duped into signing the annulment papers.
“They informed me if I might signal the contracts — the annulment — they might let me and Britney proceed our relationship, and if we felt the identical method in six months, they might give us a correct marriage,” he recalled. “So I had no motive to consider in any other case.”
Alexander alleged to Inside Version that he’s nonetheless in contact with Spears, however was unable to show it when requested to name the “Poisonous” singer on the cellphone.
Spears’ ex has had a number of run-ins with the regulation over the previous 12 months.
In February, Alexander was arrested on DUI and drug fees, together with driving underneath the affect, illegal use of drug paraphernalia and possession or informal trade of a managed substance.
Then in August, he was arrested at a Nashville airport for allegedly trespassing into the “non-secure” space of the TSA and making an attempt to skip the road.