Her recent late night dates with creepy Criss Angel are, in part, due to him working on "some of the moments of the performance," says Jesse Ignjatovic, the executive producer of this year's VMAs. MTV is hoping to recapture some the past magic that Britney and MTV have made together. "I guess, looking back, we've had a great history with her," he said. "I wanted to start the show in a very big and dramatic way, and she's the one to do that. She'll captivate everyone, and set the tone for the rest of the night. There's no one better."
OMG, I'm so excited! Why? Because it will either be fantastic or a complete mess -- and, either way, I'll have something good to write about Monday morning!!