Roseanne Barr

Roseanne Barr

  • Born on
    • November 3rd, 1952
Roseanne Cherie Barr (born November 3, 1952) is an American actress, comedian, writer, television producer and director. Barr began her career in stand-up comedy at clubs in Colorado in the 1980s. Her big break came in 1987 when she was cast in her own sitcom, Roseanne. The show was a hit and lasted nine seasons, from 1988 to 1997. Barr won both an Emmy Award and a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her work on the show. In addition, she has won six People's Choice Awards, three American Comedy Awards, a Kids Choice Award, a GLAAD Media Award, and the TV Land Innovator Award. Barr starred in the film She-Devil (1989) and had a voice role in Look Who's Talking Too (1991). In 2004, she voiced one of the main characters in the animated film Home on the Range. After her sitcom ended, Barr launched her own talk show, The Roseanne Show, which aired from 1998 to 2000. She later returned to stand-up in the mid-2000s. She had guest spots on shows, 3rd Rock from the Sun, The Nanny, and My Name Is Earl. Barr released her autobiography in 1989, a second book in 1994, and a third book in 2011. She will star in her own reality TV show on Lifetime, revolving around her family and life on her farm. She hosts a radio show on KCAA on Sundays. In 1990, controversy arose when she sang the "The Star-Spangled Banner" during a nationally aired baseball game, by singing the song off-key, then spitting and grabbing her crotch. The next year she appeared in People magazine announcing that she was an "incest survivor", something her parents and sister publicly denied. Twenty years later Barr and her sister appeared on The Oprah Winfrey Show to explain how they felt at the time. She was married to Bill Pentland for 15 years and had three children before divorcing and marrying comedian Tom Arnold four days later. Their marriage lasted for four years, before going through a highly publicized divorce. Barr married her bodyguard in 1995 and had one child before divorcing in 2002. She began dating Johnny Argent in 2003, and now lives in Hawaii. Description above from the Wikipedia article Roseanne Barr, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Starring Roseanne Barr on Plex


Acting (9 Credits)

2004Home on the Range as Maggie (voice)
2000Cecil B. Demented as Rosanne
1997Meet Wally Sparks as Roseanne BarrWatch Free
1995Blue in the Face as DotWatch Free
1993Even Cowgirls Get the Blues as Madame Zoe
1991Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare as Ethel
1990Look Who's Talking Too as Julie (voice)
1989She-Devil as Ruth Patchett
1988Roseanne as Roseanne Conner

Director (1 Credits)


Herself (11 Credits)

2018Fahrenheit 11/9 as Self
2012Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne as Herself
2011The Undefeated as Self (archive footage)
2011Looking for Lenny as HerselfWatch Free
2010I Am Comic as Herself
2007Slacker Uprising as Self
2007Mr. Warmth: The Don Rickles Project as Herself
2007Heckler as Self
200115 Minutes as Herself
1999Get Bruce as Herself
1995Unzipped as Herself


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