According to one star on the revived “Roseanne” sitcom, the ABC show has no plans to specifically mention President Trump by name.
Sarah Gilbert sat down with “Watch What Happens Live” to explain how the show handles the topics of politics and presidential elections in 2018.
Fox News reports the following:
“Sarah Gilbert, who plays Darlene on ABC’s “Rosanne,” said in an interview that the show will never mention President Trump by name, despite the show’s early political subjects.
“Roseanne” returned after more than twenty years off the air with a host of new and returning characters. Never a series to shy away from depicting an honest view of middle-class America, the premiere dug deep into politics and showcased the divide between some of the family members over the 2016 election. The series revealed that the title character supports the president.
Gilbert told “Watch What Happens Live” that the Conners are not Trump backers, The Daily News reported.She said the only character who supports the president is Roseanne’s character.