Who didn’t watch Roseanne back in the late 80s and early 90s? If you didn’t I don’t know what you were watching! This show was the go to show to make you feel good about your family life. They were funny, dysfunctional, and totally American! But what happened to all of the cast after the show? Check them out now:
1. Roseanne Barr
Do you remember the loud and bossy mom Roseanne Conner? After the show ended she went on to start her own talk show which ended in 2000.
She even ran for president in 2012! She did manage to get 61,971 votes but no luck landing the big job.
2. Sara Gilbert
Sara played Darlene Conner, Roseanne and Dan’s youngest daughter. She was a tomboy for most of the show until she grew up, got married and had kids with her boyfriend David.
Now she is devoted to The Talk in which she directs and produces.
3. John Goodman
Dan Conner was the husband who was always relaxed about everything. He struggled a lot to provide for the family but did what he could.
He won a Golden Globe award for his role in 1993 and even some Emmy nominations. He has since been in films like Argo and The Hangover Part 3 as well as appearances on Saturday Night Live.
4. Michael Fishman
Michael played DJ Conner, Dan and Roseanne’s only son on the show until Jerry in season seven. He wasn’t very smart on the show but won the hearts of everyone.
Since the show he has been working behind the camera and is now a producer and director.
5. Laurie Metcalf
Laurie was Roseanne’s sister Jackie Harris. She was the comedian of the show but didn’t achieve much in life.
In the season finale, they introduced her as a lesbian which was a shocker to many. She went on to star in the Norm Show from ’99 to 2001.
6. Lecy Goranson
Lecy played Becky Conner the oldest daughter of Dan and Roseanne.
She left the show after deciding to pursue an education after season five.
7. Sarah Chalke
Sarah took the role for Becky in season six. After season nine see went on to play Elliot Reid on Scrubs from 2001 to 2010.
She has also been in several shows and movies since.
8. Johnny Galecki
Johnny appeared off and on after season four as Darlene’s boyfriend. By the end of the show, he was married to Darlene and even had a child.
Since he has appeared in films like Vanilla Sky and I Know What You Did Last Summer. His biggest gig so far was his role as scientist Leonard Hofstadter on The Big Bang Theory.