Roseanne Barr Spoils Her Character's 'Cynical, Horrible' Fate on The Conners

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"They have her die of an opioid overdose". "They have her die of an opioid overdose". ABC reponded promptly; firing the comedian and cancelling her series, Roseanne.

When asked on the YouTube show if she felt betrayed by her castmates, Barr put it simply.

But this wasn't the way she wanted the storyline to end. "It's done. It's over", she said.

THR reports the comedy will follow the daily struggles and travails of the Conner family who, after a sudden turn of events, are forced to juggle life in ways they never have before. It's hard-hitting subject matter, and one that is sure to get the audience talking when it's revealed Roseanne ultimately dies because of her addiction.

ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey fired Barr for her malicious tweets suggesting that former Barack Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett is an ape.

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Barr later blamed it on her consumption of the sleeping drug Ambien.

The Conners has a 10-episode order and stars John Goodman (Dan), Laurie Metcalf (Jackie), Sara Gilbert (Darlene), Lecy Goranson (Becky), and Michael Fishman (D.J.). "It wasn't enough to just do what they did to me". Straka said during his show "Walk Away".

As for her future plans, Roseanne, who's of Jewish heritage, explained her intentions to study her Jewish background a lot more when she's in Israel.

"The spin-off will continue to portray contemporary issues that are as relevant today as they were 30 years ago", the network said in a statement. "It's done. It's over". It's done, it's over, there's no fight left. "I'm someone who is interested in healing my own soul".