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Roseanne Cherrie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an American actress, comedian, writer, producer, and politician.wikipedia
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Barr began her career in stand-up comedy before gaining acclaim in the television sitcom Roseanne (1988–1997; 2018).
Roseanne is an American television sitcom starring Roseanne Barr and revolving around the fictional Conner family.

Peace and Freedom Party

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She won nearly 70,000 votes for president in the general election of 2012, as the presidential nominee of the left-wing Peace and Freedom Party.
In 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016, the party's presidential candidates were Leonard Peltier, Ralph Nader, Roseanne Barr and Gloria La Riva, respectively.

Roseanne Conner

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They hired Cosby writer Matt Williams to write a script about factory workers and signed Barr to play Roseanne Conner.
Roseanne Conner is a fictional character in the TV series Roseanne, played by Roseanne Barr.


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That same year, she made her film debut in She-Devil, playing a scorned housewife, Ruth.
It stars Meryl Streep, Roseanne Barr (in her film debut) and Ed Begley Jr..

Home on the Range (2004 film)

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In 2004, she voiced Maggie, one of the main characters in the animated film Home on the Range.
Named after the popular country song of the same name, Home on the Range features the voices of Roseanne Barr, Judi Dench, Jennifer Tilly, Cuba Gooding Jr., Randy Quaid, and Steve Buscemi.

Rodney Dangerfield

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In 1986, she performed on a Rodney Dangerfield special and on Late Night with David Letterman, and the following year had her own HBO special called The Roseanne Barr Show, which earned her an American Comedy Award for the funniest female performer in a television special.
Dangerfield's was the venue for several HBO shows which helped popularize many stand-up comics, including Jerry Seinfeld, Jim Carrey, Tim Allen, Roseanne Barr, Robert Townsend, Jeff Foxworthy, Sam Kinison, Bill Hicks, Rita Rudner, Andrew Dice Clay, Louie Anderson, Dom Irrera, and Bob Saget.

Tom Arnold (actor)

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She appeared three times on Saturday Night Live from 1991 to 1994, co-hosting with then-husband Tom Arnold in 1992.
Roseanne Barr brought him in as a writer for her television sitcom, Roseanne.

Look Who's Talking Too

In 1991, she voiced the baby Julie in Look Who's Talking Too.
The film stars the original cast members John Travolta and Kirstie Alley as James and Mollie Ubriacco, the parents of Mikey (voiced by Bruce Willis), a toddler coping with the newest addition to the family, baby Julie (voiced by Roseanne Barr).

The Roseanne Show

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That same year, Barr hosted her own talk show, The Roseanne Show, which ran for two years before it was canceled in 2000.
The Roseanne Show is a syndicated talk show hosted by American actress Roseanne Barr following the end of her long-running sitcom.

The Real Roseanne Show

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In the summer of 2003, she took on the dual role of hosting a cooking show called Domestic Goddess and starring in a reality show called The Real Roseanne Show about hosting a cooking show.
The Real Roseanne Show is a reality show that aired briefly in 2003 about actress and comedian Roseanne Barr hosting a cooking show, called Domestic Goddess.

Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress

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She was nominated for a Golden Raspberry Award for Worst Supporting Actress.

The Comedy Store

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She later tried out at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles and went on to appear on The Tonight Show in 1985.

The Tonight Show

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She later tried out at The Comedy Store in Los Angeles and went on to appear on The Tonight Show in 1985.
Carson's show continued Paar's tradition of launching the careers of a number of comedians, in Carson's case including Jerry Seinfeld, David Letterman, Joan Rivers, Jeff Foxworthy, Ellen DeGeneres, David Brenner, Tim Allen, Drew Carey, and Roseanne Barr.

The Star-Spangled Banner

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Barr sparked controversy when performing "The Star-Spangled Banner" at a nationally aired baseball game on July 25, 1990.
Roseanne Barr gave a controversial performance of the anthem at a San Diego Padres baseball game at Jack Murphy Stadium on July 25, 1990.

Chelsea Handler

She remained the only one to have done so until comedian Chelsea Handler hosted in 2010.
This made Handler the second woman in the history of the VMAs to be the sole host of the ceremony, behind Roseanne Barr, who hosted in 1994.

Roseanne's Nuts

On July 13, 2011, Roseanne's Nuts, a reality show featuring Barr, boyfriend Johnny Argent, and son Jake as they run a macadamia nut and livestock farm in Big Island, Hawaii was premiered on Lifetime but, was canceled in September of that year.
It featured Roseanne Barr, her partner Johnny Argent and son Jake Pentland as they live on their macadamia nut and livestock farm in Hawaii.

Roseanne (season 10)

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On March 27, 2018, the revived, 10th season of Roseanne premiered on ABC to high ratings.
The season was produced by Carsey-Werner Television, with Roseanne Barr, Bruce Helford, Whitney Cummings, Sara Gilbert, Tom Werner, and Tony Hernandez serving as executive producers.

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Roseanne was revived in 2018 on ABC.
While Roseanne was initially renewed for an eleventh season, the series was abruptly cancelled due to a Twitter scandal involving Roseanne Barr.

The Conners

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She and Tom Werner later came to an agreement on relinquishing her producer's stake in a spin-off titled The Conners, which ABC ordered for the fall season soon after.
Development on a spin-off began following the cancellation of Roseanne in May 2018, due to a racially derogatory comment by Roseanne star Roseanne Barr on Twitter.

Comedy Central Roast

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Barr was roasted by Comedy Central in August 2012.
During Roseanne Barr's roast, Jeff Ross compared fellow roaster Seth Green to James Holmes, the mass murderer responsible for the 2012 Aurora shooting.

The Carsey-Werner Company

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In 1987, The Cosby Show executive producers Marcy Carsey and Tom Werner wanted to bring a "no-perks family comedy" to television.
Roseanne was decided after John Goodman and Roseanne Barr appeared on Larry King Live and a fan called in, asking why Season 1's DVDs contained edited episodes.

Oprah Winfrey

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For the final two seasons, Barr earned $40 million, making her the second-highest-paid woman in show business at the time, after Oprah Winfrey.
On the season premiere of Winfrey's 13th season, Roseanne Barr told Winfrey "you're the African Mother Goddess of us all" inspiring much enthusiasm from the studio audience.

Planet Hollywood

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On February 14, 1995, Barr married Ben Thomas, her one-time personal security guard, at Caesars Tahoe with a reception at Planet Hollywood.
Further celebrity endorsement included actors Whoopi Goldberg, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Don Johnson, Melanie Griffith, Tom Arnold, Wesley Snipes, and Danny Glover; director John Hughes; and comedian Roseanne Barr.

Comedy Central

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Barr was roasted by Comedy Central in August 2012.
So far, the roastees have included Denis Leary, Jeff Foxworthy, Pamela Anderson, William Shatner, Flavor Flav, Bob Saget, Larry the Cable Guy, Joan Rivers, Rob Reiner, David Hasselhoff, Donald Trump, Charlie Sheen, Roseanne Barr, James Franco, Justin Bieber, Rob Lowe, Bruce Willis, and Alec Baldwin.

I Am Comic

In 2010, Barr appeared in Jordan Brady's documentary about stand-up comedy, I Am Comic.