• Roseanne Barr Tells Dr. Oz Of “Weird Things” She’s Done On Ambien
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    Roseanne Barr Tells Dr. Oz Of “Weird Things” She’s Done On Ambien

    Like Tiger Woods “Ambien drove,” Roseanne Barr tells Dr. Mehmet Oz, she “Ambien eats.” But even the ex- Roseanne star concedes that tweeting is not an Ambien side effect. In this teaser for Barr’s appearance next Tuesday on the season premiere of The Dr. Oz Show , Oz asks Barr about her use of the sleep aid, which Barr once blamed for the racist tweet that led ABC to cancel the hit Roseanne . The quick clip doesn’t suggest that Barr is holding on to that excuse – she merely…

  • TV News Roundup: ‘The Conners’ Assemble in New Photos
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    Variety

    TV News Roundup: ‘The Conners’ Assemble in New Photos

    In today’s roundup, ABC reveals photos from “The Conners,” and the second group of presenters for the 70th Emmy Awards has been announced. FIRST LOOKS ABC has released photos from the first taping of the network’s new comedy series “The Conners.” In the premiere episode, “Keep on Truckin’,” a sudden turn of events forces the […]

  • Roseanne Barr's daughter says she's been threatened over mum's comments
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    Ben Arnold

    Roseanne Barr's daughter says she's been threatened over mum's comments

    Roseanne Barr's daughter Jennifer Pentland has said that she's received threats following the controversial tweets that got her mother fired.

  • Roseanne Barr claims ABC fired her because she voted for Donald Trump
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    Roseanne Barr claims ABC fired her because she voted for Donald Trump

    Roseanne Barr's show was canceled after she wrote a tweet making a "Planet of the Apes" reference about the former Obama adviser. Now she's saying she didn't know Valerie Jarrett was black.

  • Roseanne Barr Won’t Do Promised TV Interview After All: ‘Too Stressful & Untrustworthy’
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    Roseanne Barr Won’t Do Promised TV Interview After All: ‘Too Stressful & Untrustworthy’

    Roseanne Barr said over the weekend she was preparing for her first TV interview since being fired by ABC over a racist tweet, but now the actress says those plans have changed. “After a lot of thought, I decided that I won’t be doing any TV interviews, too stressful & untrustworthy 4 me & my fans,” the comedian wrote on Twitter Monday night. The shift in plans comes a day after Barr promised that a formal announcement about her first on-camera sit-down would come on Monday.

  • Michael Moore Reveals Title Of His Donald Trump Movie On Stephen Colbert’s Show
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    Michael Moore Reveals Title Of His Donald Trump Movie On Stephen Colbert’s Show

    About a month ago, filmmaker Michael Moore teased that he was working on a “secret project” and name-checked Donald Trump and Roseanne Barr. Tonight on CBS’  The Late Show with Stephen Colbert , the Oscar winner unveiled the title of his movie and offered a few details. The film will be called Farenheit 11/9 , which is, of course, a reference to the 2016 election day that saw Donald Trump elected president in what was widely regarded as an upset, at least in the mainstream…

  • Roseanne spin-off The Conners confirmed, without Roseanne Barr
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    Ben Arnold

    Roseanne spin-off The Conners confirmed, without Roseanne Barr

    ABC has ordered 10-episodes of a Roseanne spin-off show without Roseanne Barr, after it sensationally axed the show.