‘Roseanne’ Canceled After Roseanne Barr’s ‘Repugnant’ & Racist Tweet

May 29, 2018 12:56 PM PDT

ABC has pulled the plug on its smash hit “Roseanne” following uproar over a racist tweet from Roseanne Barr. Network entertainment president Channing Dungey announced the decision in a statement, calling the star’s remarks “abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values.”