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First Look: Britney in Character

"Extra" has your first glimpse of Britney Spears in character on the set of "How I Met Your Mother!"

Spears plays Abbey, a nerdy receptionist with a major crush on a dermatologist -- played by Josh Radnor.

The cast praised Britney's performance when "Extra" spoke to them at a cast party last week. "She seemed very nice and even-keeled," said Neil Patrick Harris. Added Alyson Hannigan, "She's great and she's funny and I think she's going to remind people how talented she is."

Britney's appearance on "How I Met Your Mother" is set to air March 24 on CBS.