"ROSEANNE" RAISES THE BAR ON
New York, New York, April 10, 2018 - As new episodes of "Roseanne" continue to break ratings records on ABC, Paramount Network looks to capitalize on this television phenomenon as it adds classic episodes of "Roseanne" to its weekday lineup.
"Roseanne" will debut with a marathon on Paramount Network on Tuesday, April 17 from 9:00am-8:00pm, leading into the premiere that night.
The marathon will feature episodes showcasing the relationship between Darlene (Sara Gilbert) and David (Johnny Galecki), which is a storyline in the new episode that evening.
Beginning Wednesday, April 18, four half-hour classic episodes of "Roseanne" will run each weekday afternoon from 4-6pm ET/PT.
"Roseanne" stars actress and comedian Roseanne Barr and centers around a working-class American family in Illinois. From executive producer Carsey Werner Productions, "Roseanne" ran for nine seasons on ABC (1988-1997) and triumphantly returned to stellar ratings this past March. The "Roseanne" cast also includes John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Lecy Goranson, and Natalie West.
About Paramount Network:
Paramount Network is a premium entertainment destination that pushes the limits of story-telling with bold original scripted and non-scripted series. Inspired by over a century of cinema, Paramount Network is where today's brightest stars bring the experience of the big screen to every screen with stories that are immersive, inclusive, and deeply personal. For more information, visit www.ParamountNetwork.com.