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'Roseanne' revival! Cast members share a laugh in behind-the-scenes photo

The Conners are back — and they're already making each other laugh!

Wednesday marks the 29th anniversary of the debut of "Roseanne," and to honor it, the official Twitter account for the show's upcoming revival shared pics of original cast members Roseanne Barr, John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf, Sara Gilbert, Michael Fishman, Lecy Goranson and Sarah Chalke (aka Becky #2, who will play a different role this time around) reunited at their first table read.

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'Roseanne' revival cast gives a sneak peek with fun photo

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'Roseanne' revival cast gives a sneak peek with fun photo

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One photo shows the actors laughing together as they look over scripts for the revival's debut episode, which, EW reports, is titled "Twenty Years to Life."

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    Roseanne, Michael Fishman, John Goodman, Lecy Goranson, Sara Gilbert

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    Michael Fishman

    Then: Michael Fishman was just 6 years old when he began playing D.J., the youngest Conner child.

     

    Now: Since "Roseanne" ended, the actor, now 35, has continued working in Hollywood as a writer and producer.

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    Sara Gilbert

    Then: Sara Gilbert became a standout child star (and a two-time Emmy nominee) playing sarcastic tomboy Darlene Conner.

     

    Now: The brainy actress, 42, went on to create and co-host CBS's morning program "The Talk."

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    Lecy Goranson

    Then: Lecy Goranson originated the role of Becky, the Conners' oldest child. The actress left after Season 5 to attend college, but later returned sporadically, creating one of the show's best-loved running gags.

     

    Now: The actress, 42, went on to appear in the movies "Boys Don't Cry" and "How to Make an American Quilt." She'll play Becky full-time in the show's revival.

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    Sarah Chalke

    Then: Sarah Chalke was 16 when she took over the role of Becky in Season 6.

     

    Now: The actress, 40, went on to play Dr. Elliot Reid on "Scrubs," among other notable TV credits. She'll appear in an unknown role in the revival.

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    Johnny Galecki

    Then: Johnny Galecki played Darlene's shy, sensitive boyfriend David.

     

    Now: Ever seen "The Big Bang Theory"? The busy actor, 42, is the only star on the list who's not confirmed for the revival, but rumor is he'll make an appearance.

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    Laurie Metcalf

    Then: Laurie Metcalf was an acclaimed stage actress when she signed on to play Roseanne's even zanier sister, Jackie, a role for which she won 3 Emmys.

     

    Now: The Tony-nominated Broadway star, 61, has continued to appear in hit TV shows, including "Desperate Housewives" and "The Big Bang Theory."

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    John Goodman

    Then: John Goodman charmed audiences as Dan Conner, a witty and soft-hearted family man who struggles to make ends meet. Of course, Dan's Season 9 death presents an interesting challenge for the revival's writers.

     

    Now: One of Hollywood's most respected actors, 64-year-old Goodman's resume boasts both indie films and blockbusters, including "The Big Lebowski" and "Monsters, Inc."

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    Roseanne Barr

    Then: The show's creator and star, Roseanne Barr was a stand-up comedian before striking sitcom gold playing Roseanne Conner, a hilariously outspoken working-class wife and mom.

     

    Now: Since "Roseanne" ended, the Emmy winner, 64, has worn many hats: author, talk show host, reality TV star — even 2012 presidential candidate!

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But that's not all. Look all around the actors and you'll quickly notice they're sitting on the set of the Conner family home.

The groundbreaking sitcom, which told the story of the lovable blue-collar Conners, originally aired from 1988 to 1997 and nabbed 17 Emmys over its run.

ABC is keeping mostly mum about the upcoming eight-episode revival, but we do know that Goodman's character, family patriarch Dan Conner — who suffered a fatal heart attack in the original 1997 series finale — will be alive again, thanks to the magic of TV.

The "Roseanne" revival is set to premiere on ABC in 2018 — and we can't wait!

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