Roseanne Barr’s ’90s TV sitcom, Roseanne, is considered to be a classic today, and for good reason. The show, centered around a Midwestern lower-middle class family, dealt with a lot of topics that were controversial and — for a sitcom — unexpected at the time. As the TV networks continue their trend of mining old hits for new episodes, Roseanne is coming back. And there might be more controversy this time. Barr is unabashedly a Donald Trump supporter, and with his presidency polarizing the nation, will she dare to open that particular political Pandora’s Box in the reboot? (Click on the media bar below to hear Roseanne Barr)
Roseanne returns to ABC on Tuesday, March 27.