Friday, December 15, 2017

ABC Announces Premiere Date for Revival of 'Roseanne'

ABC has today announced a premiere date for its upcoming revival of the hit sitcom Roseanne starring Roseanne Barr and John Goodman.

The 9-episode season will premiere on Tuesday, March 27 at 8/7c. with an hourlong episode. It will settle into its regular Tuesdays at 8/7c. time slot on April 3 where the slot's current occupant The Middle will be pushed to 8:30/7:30c. The fourth season of Fresh Off the Boat - which currently airs Tuesdays at 8:30/7:30c. - is set to finish on March 20.

Featuring the complete original cast, new series regulars and notable returning guest stars, the revival will explore life, death and everything in between and will tackle today's issues through the relatable, hilarious and brutally honest lens of the Conner household.

The series stars Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Lecy Goranson, Sara Gilbert, Michael Fishman, Emma Kenney, Ames McNamara and Jayden Rey.

Guest stars in the revival include Sarah Chalke, Estelle Parsons, Sandra Bernhard, Johnny Galecki, Natalie West, James Pickens Jr. and Adilah Barnes.

Executive producers on the new season include Roseanne Barr, Sara Gilbert, Tom Werner, Bruce Helford, Whitney Cummings and Tony Hernandez. Carsey-Werner Television produces.