After the scandal, Barr relinquished her creative rights to the show, and for the many fans, ABC chose to make a spin-off about the fictional family on the show, minus the former title character, of course.
Now it is quite possible that the writers for The Conners could change their minds on how to kill Roseanne, but she seemed pretty serious and pretty pissed about the whole thing altogether.
Barr, the Trump-supporting actress who was excluded from the "Roseanne" spinoff after posting racist tweets, disclosed the news during an appearance on Brandon Straka's YouTube show "Walk Away."
An overdose definitely makes sense as an end for the character; Roseanne was revealed to be hooked on opioids during Season 10. "She should have died as a hero or not at all", Barr said. "It's done. It's over".
Roseanne will die of an opioid overdose.
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Roseanne was on Brandon Straka's "Walk Away" on Monday when she revealed this big spoiler.
Barr called the decision "cynical and terrible".
A month to go before The Connors premiere on ABC and Roseanne has already spilled the beans. "There's no fight left".
Following the cancellation, ABC ordered The Conners, a spin-off starring original cast members John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson and Michael Fishman.
The Conners premieres October 16 at 8/7C on ABC.