Willie Nelson Declines to Become Roseanne Barr’s VP

NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – After what we can only assume was careful deliberation, Willie Nelson has turned down Roseanne Barr’s Twitter invitation to be her running mate as she seeks the Green Party presidential nomination. The musical icon wrote Tuesday: “Thank you but no thank you. Good luck to you!” in response to Barr’s repeated […]

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NBC Picks Up Roseanne Barr Comedy, Two Other Pilots

NBC moved to bolster its comedy lineup Monday, picking up three humor-oriented projects including the the new project from Roseanne Barr, an individual familiar with the pickups confirms to TheWrap. “Downwardly Mobile,” which sees Barr coming back to the small screen after the cancellation of her Lifetime reality show “Roseanne’s Nuts,” is a multi-camera comedy […]

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Poor Folk Making A TV Comeback

By Tim Kenneally LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – What with the usual assortment of doctors, lawyers, ad executives, jingle writers and police showing up on your TV set, you would hardly believe that more than 14 million Americans are out of work. Finally, that tide seems to be shifting. On Fox’s “Raising Hope,” the unabashedly downtrodden […]

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