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Entertainment 'The Conners': ABC Orders 'Roseanne' Spinoff Straight-to-Series for This Fall

03:45  22 june  2018
03:45  22 june  2018 Source:   thewrap.com

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ABC has ordered a Roseanne -less “ Roseanne ” spinoff , fittingly (and tentatively) titled “ The Conners .” The new sitcom has been greenlit straight - to - series , with 10 episodes set to debut in Fall 2018. Starring John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson and Michael Fishman

ABC has given a 10-episode series order to The Conners (working title), a spinoff of Roseanne , for fall 2018. “Tom Werner and Roseanne Barr have reached an agreement that will allow Werner Entertainment to produce a spinoff of the Roseanne series for ABC without Barr’s further creative

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The Conners are back! ABC has ordered a Roseanne-less "Roseanne" spinoff, fittingly (and tentatively) titled "The Conners."

The new sitcom has been greenlit straight-to-series, with 10 episodes set to debut in Fall 2018. Starring John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson and Michael Fishman, "The Conners" will air in "Roseanne's" vacated Tuesdays from 8 p.m.-8:30 p.m. time slot.

Additional cast members and a premiere date will be announced later. a man standing in a kitchen preparing food: The Conners - ABC© TheWrap The Conners - ABC

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" Roseanne " is coming back without Roseanne Barr in a new spin - off called " The Conners ." But if they're reworking the family's story yet again, can Darlene ABC Thursday picked up 10 episodes of a spinoff , tentatively titled " The Conners ," to debut this fall , without Barr but featuring other major cast

THE CONNERS CONTINUE. ABC Picks Up ' The Conners ' (Working Title) Straight to Series to Premiere This Fall . John Goodman ('Dan'), Laurie Metcalf ('Jackie'), Sara Gilbert ('Darlene'), Lecy Goranson ('Becky') and Michael Fishman ('D.J.') Are Set to Star as Their Iconic Conner Characters.

"After a sudden turn of events, the Conners are forced to face the daily struggles of life in Lanford in a way they never have before. This iconic family – Dan, Jackie, Darlene, Becky and D.J. – grapples with parenthood, dating, an unexpected pregnancy, financial pressures, aging and in-laws in working-class America. Through it all, the fights, the coupon cutting, the hand-me-downs, the breakdowns – with love, humor and perseverance, the family prevails."

That "sudden turn of events" almost surely refers to Roseanne Conner's (Roseanne Barr) sudden exit.

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The spinoff — tentatively titled The Conners — has received a 10-episode straight - to - series order , and is set to premiere this fall in Roseanne ‘s former Days after the cancellation, ABC began discussions about finding a way to salvage the show via a spinoff . (Gilbert came out publicly against

ABC Orders Roseanne Spinoff The Conners To Series , Premieres This Fall . by Derek De Koff. ABC has ordered a 10-episode first season for The Conners , and that Roseanne Barr has reached a settlement with series producer Tom Weller that will ensure Barr has absolutely no involvement in the

"The Conners' stories demonstrate that families can always find common ground through conversation, laughter and love. The spinoff will continue to portray contemporary issues that are as relevant today as they were 30 years ago," ABC said in a statement.

The returning announced cast said the following in a joint statement:

"We have received a tremendous amount of support from fans of our show, and it's clear that these characters not only have a place in our hearts, but in the hearts and homes of our audience. We all came back last season because we wanted to tell stories about the challenges facing a working-class family today. We are so happy to have the opportunity to return with the cast and crew to continue to share those stories through love and laughter."

Tom Werner will executive produce "The Conners," along with Gilbert, Bruce Helford, Dave Caplan, Bruce Rasmussen and Tony Hernandez.

Roseanne Spinoff Inches Closer to Reality, but 'There Are Still Issues to Hash Out,' Source Says

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“ The Conners ” has been given a 10-episode, straight - to - series order by ABC to premiere this fall . Billed as a spinoff of “ Roseanne ,” the show will feature John Goodman (‘Dan’), Laurie Metcalf (‘Jackie’), Sara Gilbert (‘Darlene’), Lecy Goranson (‘Becky’) and Michael Fishman (‘D.J.’), all back in

ABC has officially ordered a spinoff of “ Roseanne ” after canceling the sitcom last month, but fans aren’t quite sure whether to be excited or not. “ The Conners ” has been greenlit straight - to - series , with 10 episodes set to debut in Fall 2018. Starring John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy.

Helford, Caplan and Rasmussen are also writers on the spinoff. The series is from Tom Werner and Werner Entertainment.

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The 65-year-old disgraced actor also showed off her new blonde hair in a separate Twitter post.Barr, 65, posted the cryptic message on Twitter Sunday evening with no additional details.

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