It's Official! Legendary 'Married...With Children' Actress Joins 'The Conners' As Dan's Love Interest

Date December 13, 2018 10:28

John Goodman's TV character Dan Conner has got a new woman in his life. He is moving on without Roseanne!

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Killing Roseanne

The ABC television show is progressing happily without its embattled lead character, Roseanne Barr. Following the controversial cancellation of Roseanne after Barr's misguided racist Tweets, the hit show was reincarnated as The Conners without her.


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To explain her character's absence, Roseanne was killed off in an opioid overdose, a decision that enraged Barr.

She went on an offensive calling out the network executives.

Dan's got a new lady love

And now, in another move that's bound to piss her off some more, her TV husband has a new lady love.

Legendary actress Katey Sagal appeared on a recent episode of The Conners as a potential girlfriend for Dan following the loss of his wife.


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It is not known yet if Sagal is going to commit to the show for the long haul, but viewers are already rooting for the Married...with Children actress.

She is a hit with fans

Her onscreen chemistry with Goodman is all fans of the show are talking about. And everyone is just glad to have her take on the small screen again.

Sagal first captured viewers the world over in her role as the matriarch in Married...with Children. She's just what the show needs to erase the absence created by Barr's exit from the show, Yes, no?

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