Yes, he tried to be there for her during her troubled times.
But, rumors that Britney Spears has been "talking a lot" with Mel Gibson recently and lending him and ear to vent are not true.
Sources close to the singer exclusively tell PerezHilton.com that she hasn't even spoken to the violent actor in about two years.
At least Mel still has his millions! But money can't buy you happiness!
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