Pixie Lott has replaced Britney Spears in the feature film Sweet Baby Jesus, a modern retelling of the Nativity story. Britney ended up dropping the role of the Virgin Mary because of pressure from her family.
Pixie will star opposite Sam Rockwell, Bette Midler and Kim Cattrall. Filming begins in Maryland and Ireland later this year. Her new TV film Fred: The Movie, which will debut on the UK’s Nickelodeon channel in August.