04 Apr: ABC News – ‘Roseanne’ reboot renewed for season 2

Less than a week after the reboot of “Roseanne” debuted to monster ratings, ABC has renewed the series for season two.

“You asked for it! #Roseanne is getting another season!” read a tweet from the show’s profile.

Series creator and star Roseanne Barr reacted to the news with excitement, asking fans what they’d like to see and cheering about the possibility of making a Halloween episode.

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04 Apr: Cnn – Will ‘Roseanne’ set another ratings record in week 2?

Ratings for the first week of “Roseanne” tripled ABC’s internal projections.

Now the second week is here. Is there any way the sitcom can top last week’s record?

We’ll see. Television executives are paying extra-close attention to Tuesday night’s ratings race.

“Roseanne” starts ABC’s prime time lineup at 8 p.m., leading into ABC’s other sitcoms, “The Middle,” “black-ish” and “Splitting Up Together.”

The first two episodes of the season — back after a 21-year hiatus — aired last week.

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04 Apr: Dateline | Hollywood – ‘Roseanne’ Ratings Remain Strong In Week 2, Lift ‘The Middle’ To Season Highs

ABC’s Roseanne revival settled in last night with a slice-of-life episode focused on parenting after last week’s headline-grabbing premiere tackled President Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and the election. The ratings took the inevitable dip but remained impressive — 15.1 million viewers and a 3.9 rating among adults 18-49 in the fast nationals at 8 PM last night.

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