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Britney Spears' Assistant

Husband Files for Divorce

After Ugly Dress Controversy

4/14/2012 6:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
EXCLUSIVE

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Britney Spears
' infamously ugly bridesmaid dress at her assistant's wedding last year did NOT help keep the marriage intact -- because TMZ has learned, the assistant's husband has filed for divorce.

Britney famously appeared at her assistant Brett Miller's wedding in January 2011 -- sporting a notoriously hideous blue bridesmaid dress (above) -- and now, Brett's husband, reality TV producer Frank Lionetti, has filed a petition to end the marriage ... citing "irreconcilable differences."

According to the docs, Brett and Frank were married on January 28, 2011 -- and separated on February 14, 2012. They have no children.

And there's this -- Frank wants spousal support and attorney's fees from his estranged wife (reminder: she's an assistant).

It's unclear if Britney's dress was directly involved in the split.

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FreeWill    

WTF! after a one year "married" he wants spousal support? Give a damn break!!!!

858 days ago
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jona    

Oh.. TMZ.. you're ***errific. What a bunch of losers.. The Dress? Seriously.. you guys need to just give up. You can not fix stupid and you're beyond the bottom of the barrel. How pathetic.

858 days ago
18.

arkbri    

its the bride that chooses the bridesmaids dresses !!

858 days ago
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della    

ummm, there is nothing wrong with that dress.

858 days ago
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mebrat24    

It's called filler before they get something from Kim so they have a story and pictures to post on KMZ (kim mile zone) This is day 12 and counting about the Klan

858 days ago
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jason grenade boom    

i love tmz for all the celebrity news, but this is ridiculous! an exclusive!!! get the foh, like wtf does britneys dress have to do with 2 people divorcing after a year marriage...like really tmz, my artistic nefew have a higher IQ than the author-media with this buttcrack-farce of a story...fire them please

858 days ago
22.

Terri    

Those bridesmaid dresses look fine to me. Lovely color, flattering fit.

858 days ago
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jason grenade boom    

this story=grenade...the assumption=idiotic/dead ass artistic, even my artistic nefew wouldnt come up with this farce....tmz!!! love u, but your a grenade stink bomb for hiring dude/chicks like this who obviously were smokin that hooweeee at workplace...smdh

858 days ago
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csk2summitt    

Do you guys know that Britney Spears To Make $15 Million As Season 2 Judge On ‘The X Factor’? Britney will receive $13 million to judge, plus another $2 million to perform on the show. Get full info about her through here....http://www.spikytv.com/britney-spears-to-make-15-million-as-season-2-judge-on-the-x-factor

858 days ago
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Tesla_Consulting    

" ... Files for Divorce After Ugly Dress Controversy" I'm just a dumb canuck but isn't that misleading? I read the conclusion but you wouldn't have to write it if ...

858 days ago
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LKW01915    

Of COURSE the dress had nothing to do with the divorce (but I also know YOU know that but the joke fell flat). Has ANYONE ever worn a spectacularly beautiful bridesmaid dress? I think it's an oxymoron. I have been in about 7-8 weddings and the dresses are just inherently ugly but you smile and wear it because you were asked to be part of a special friend's special day and even if the dress is horrendously ugly, suck hit up. And Britney did so good for her!

858 days ago
27.

rich    

This is one of the dumbest non stories I have ever heard.

858 days ago
28.

WhyNot    

The man is a bully, trying to protect his assets. So he makes threatening demands in order to end up with ALL his stuff. Jan28 to 14 February? Should it even be listed as a valid marriage? The woman is better off without this jerk!

858 days ago
29.

Stormy    

Britney looks good in anything.........SO HOT!

858 days ago
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Throwback kid    

TMZ calls Britney's dress ugly but yet goes on and on about how wonderful those fat, disgusting Kardashian tramps look all the time? Does Kriss Jenner have you on her patroll?

858 days ago
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