ABC cancels Roseanne reboot after controversial tweet!

ABC cancels Roseanne reboot after controversial tweet
2018 Winter TCA Tour - Day 5 - ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!

ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!

“Roseanne” stars Roseanne Barr and John Goodman.

ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!


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Twitter can influence global politics and fuel revolutions, and it could possibly additionally get your TV present cancelled.

ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!

Tuesday morning, sitcom star Roseanne Barr posted a controversial tweet calling a former Obama aide the child of Planet of the Apes and the Muslim Brotherhood. Many Twitter customers noticed this tweet as racist and offensive.

ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!

The tweet was later deleted and Roseanne apologized, however the harm was already finished. Consulting producer Wanda Sykes stated she was quitting the Roseanne show and Barr stated she was quitting Twitter. Now, ABC has confirmed it is cancelling the Roseanne present.

ABC Cancels Roseanne Reboot After Controversial Tweet!

In accordance with ABC’s assertion, the published firm finds Roseanne’s tweet as “abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with [its] values” resulting in the cancellation of the Roseanne present.

The Roseanne reboot premiered in March, 21 years after the sequence’ newest season.

ICM Companions, which represents Barr, did not instantly reply to a request for remark.


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