Britney Spears' conservatorship that has controlled her life and estate over the last 13 years has been under scrutiny in the court ever since The New York Times: Framing Britney Spears documentary premiered on FX and Hulu in February. Now Netflix is taking its own closer look at the pop superstar's legal situation with a new doc called Britney vs. Spears.
On Tuesday (Sept. 21), Netflix unveiled an 18-second teaser for the Britney vs. Spears doc, which plays a snippet of a voicemail Spears left one of her attorneys in 2009, just one year after her father Jamie ordered the Los Angeles County Supreme Court to put her into an emergency temporary conservatorship that is still in place to this day. (Jamie filed a petition on Sept. 7 to end the conservatorship after her attorney Mathew Rosengart demanded his immediate resignation.)
"Hi, my name is Britney Spears, I called you earlier. I'm calling again because I just wanted to make sure that during the process of eliminating the conservatorship... ," she says faintly in the fuzzy audio clip.