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    A Young Lin-Manuel Miranda Was In Britney Spears' 2008 Documentary "For The Record" And It's Everything

    LIN!!!

    If you're any sort of Britney Spears fan or are really just a living, breathing, human being for that matter, then you DEFINITELY remember her eye-opening 2008 documentary, For the Record.

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    In case you missed it, Britney let us into her life and shed light on some ~not so fun~ stuff that happened the year prior. 2007 was terrible, but things are much better now!

    Anyways, while I was watching the documentary for the 1,000th time, I saw something I hadn't noticed before...

    A young, graphic-tee-wearing Lin-Manuel Miranda!

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    Obviously I had to rewind and do a double-take. HOW CUTE IS HE?!

    Around halfway through the documentary, in which we also see Britney film her music video for "Womanizer," she goes to see a new Broadway play called In the Heights.

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    Prior to Hamilton and a laundry list of others, In the Heights was the first major musical that put Lin on the map, hitting Broadway in 2008.

    Lin not only co-created the musical, but he composed and acted in it as well.

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    After the show, Britney went backstage to meet a then-28-year-old Lin and took pictures with the cast.

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    Lin, whose play had only been on Broadway for a few months, was noticeably nervous while meeting Brit, and it's so damn sweet!

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    After leaving, Britney talked about how much she loved the show.

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    Britney + Lin 4evr.

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