Goodman shared his thoughts with The Times on possible ways ABC would explain Barr’s absence on the new spin-off show, set to hit television later this year. According to Goodman, they may ‘kill’ her character or find some other dramatic way to send her away.
Public opinion of Roseanne spiraled after the racist tweet, and there is no certainty that her career will ever get back on track. The 65-year-old announced that she would go to Israel for a few months and study with her favorite teachers over there.
Fans eagerly anticipate the new series, The Conners, and there's still some hope that ABC will have some success, even with Roseanne Barr out of the picture.
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