TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Comedian and divisive former television star Roseanne Barr says her sitcom was canceled last year because of backlash against her support for Israel. Barr spoke Monday at an event in Tel Aviv and said she had been “BDS-ed” by television network ABC. BDS refers to a Palestinian-led movement calling for […]
Many TV Academy members, like the culture at large, are grappling with the show’s success and the divisive personal politics of its star.
Following Donald Trump’s election, the network realized it was leaving some viewers behind — and put into effect a plan that brought back a working-class sitcom.
ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey, who marketed the show at NASCAR events, talks about season two (which is a foregone conclusion), if the comedy could return in the fall and if the network will revive other legacy shows (or Last Man Standing).
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 […]
The former sitcom star-turned-best-selling author has set up a new project, Downwardly Mobile, at 20th Century Fox Television with her longtime boyfriend Johnny Argent.