Roseanne Barr Seeks Green Party Presidential Nod

WASHINGTON (AP) — Roseanne Barr said Thursday she’s running for the Green Party’s presidential nomination – and it’s no joke. The actress-comedian said in a statement that she’s a longtime supporter of the party and looks forward to working with people who share her values. She said the two major parties aren’t serving the American […]

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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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Roseanne Barr Sitcom Coming to NBC

Guess Roseanne isn’t wallowing over the cancellation of her Lifetime reality show “Roseanne’s Nuts.” The comedienne already has a new sitcom in the works: Called “Downwardly Mobile,” the series has been snapped up by NBC, with a script plus penalty commitment. “Mobile” will transport Barr back to her working-class roots from the “Roseanne” days – […]

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Lifetime Cancels ‘Roseanne’s Nuts’

The nuttiness may not be over for Roseanne Barr, but her Lifetime reality show is. Lifetime has decided not to renew “Roseanne’s Nuts” for a second season. The amusingly titled “Roseanne’s Nuts” was a docu-series that followed the actress around her 40-acre macadamia nut plantation in Hawaii. Roseanne herself made the announcement Wednesday on Twitter. […]

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New Sitcom Being Developed For Roseanne Barr

Between her Lifetime reality show “Roseanne’s Nuts,” a possible guest-starring role on “Are You There, Vodka? It’s Me Chelsea,” and her potential Presidential bid, Roseanne Barr has been keeping busy. Now comes word that Barr has signed a script deal with 20th Century Fox to write and star in a new half-hour comedy. According to […]

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