So when the former Dance Moms star posted a photo to Instagram on Sunday with a mysterious caption, many people were left feeling worried and puzzled.
"Blast off!!! Get ready for the countdown... I’ve got 5 to survive " she wrote.
Naturally, many commenters were left wondering: Five days until what, exactly? Given her cancer diagnosis, some people assumed the worst.
"She will die in 5 days?" wrote one user. "Well it has to be until she dies because she said 'I've got 5 to survive' so she means 5 days left to survive then she's dead," wrote another.
Other people thought that Miller might be completing her cancer-related medical treatment in five days, and that's what she was counting down to.
But fans can rest easy knowing that's almost certainly NOT what Miller meant.
Most likely, she was referring to the fact that she is being released from custody on May 25. In 2017, she was . She was ordered to serve one year and one day in prison. On March 27, 2018, in Long Beach, California to finish out her sentence.
Her official release from custody was originally scheduled for June 21, but online records now list her release date as May 25, according to the .
Given her use of the hashtag "#FreeAbbyLee," her May 20 Instagram post is almost certainly referring to her May 25 release from custody, which should come as a huge relief to concerned Dance Moms fans.
Miller is best known for starring on the Lifetime reality show Dance Moms, as a director, dance instructor, and owner of Abby Lee Dance Company. Miller in March 2017, just weeks before her May sentencing, and Dancing with the Stars pro stepped in to take over the remaining episodes of the season. While some fans were hoping the show would return at some point, recent reports are now saying that Dance Moms .