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Roseanne Barr still has spoken to Sara Gilbert

Roseanne Barr still has spoken to Sara Gilbert

Roseanne Barr still hasn’t spoken to Sara Gilbert after she "reached out" to her former co-star. The 43-year-old actress has claimed that she has tried to speak to her former ‘Roseanne’ co-star after she sparked backlash over a racist tweet earlier this year – which saw her eponymously titled show cancelled by ABC – but she is yet to receive a response. Sara... »

Sara Gilbert has reached out to Roseanne Barr

Sara Gilbert has reached out to Roseanne Barr

Sara Gilbert and Laurie Metcalf have both reached out to their former ‘Roseanne’ co-star Rosanne Barr – but she hasn’t responded. The 65-year-old disgraced actress had her eponymously titled sitcom cancelled after she caused controversy with a racist tweet, and subsequently lashed out at ABC when they announced plans for a spin-off show called ‘The Conners’, whi... »

Sara Gilbert is ‘so excited’ for Roseanne spin-off The Connors

Sara Gilbert is ‘so excited’ for Roseanne spin-off The Connors

Sara Gilbert is "so excited" to start work on the upcoming ‘Roseanne’ spin-off. The 43-year-old actress – who played Darlene Connor in the sitcom before it was axed after Roseanne Barr’s recent racism scandal – will join several of her former cast mates for new show ‘The Connors’. Addressing the news on ‘The Talk’ as Sharon Osbourne a... »

ABC confirm Roseanne spin-off without Roseanne Barr

ABC confirm Roseanne spin-off without Roseanne Barr

ABC have confirmed a ‘Roseanne’ spin-off series without the involvement of Roseanne Barr. The network recently axed the rebooted sit-com following a racist tweet from the 65-year-old star, but they will now debut a new 10-episode programme in the autumn, which will tentatively be titled ‘The Conners’. And a synopsis for the new show suggested matriarch Roseanne Conner could... »

Roseanne Barr feels ‘sick’ for her former co-stars

Roseanne Barr feels ‘sick’ for her former co-stars

Roseanne Barr feels "sick" that her former co-stars Laurie Metcalf and John Goodman have lost their jobs. The 65-year-old actress had her eponymous sitcom cancelled by ABC earlier this week after she posted a racist tweet about former White House adviser Valerie Jarrett, and Roseanne has now expressed regret about "two of the greatest actors in the world" are also losing their ... »