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


See the 'Roseanne' cast then and now

\"Terms of Estrangement: Part 1\" - Season Five - 9/15/92, Michael Fishman (D.J.) on the ABC Television Network comedy \"Roseanne\". Becky is upset after Mark gets a job offer in Minnesota and Dan is forced to close the bike shop.Actor Michael Fishman arrives at the premiere of Silver Lining Entertainment's \"Be Here Now\" at UTA Theater on April 5, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

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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ROSEANNE - \"Language Lessons\" 11/22/88 Sara Gilbert. Sara Gilbert on \"The Talk\"

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 gallery - Season Four - 10/21/91, Lecy Goranson (Becky), Alicia \"Lecy\" Goranson attends the Broadway Opening Night performance of  \"The Front Page\"  at the Broadhurst Theatre on October 20, 2016 in New York City.

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 played Becky Conner (1993-97), the oldest boy-crazy daughter of a middle-class working couple. The actress alternated with Lecy Goranson (the original Becky) in the role during the 1995-96 season. Sarah Chalke seen at the LA Premiere of \"Transparent\" at The Ace Hotel on Monday, September 15, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.

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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ROSEANNE, Johnny Galecki, Season 6, 1988-97, Johnny Galecki attends a screening of \"Rings\" at Regal LA Live Stadium 14 on February 2, 2017 in Los Angeles, California.

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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ROSEANNE, Laurie Metcalf, Season 6, 1988-97,  Laurie Metcalf arrives at night one of the Television Academy's 2016 Creative Arts Emmy Awards at the Microsoft Theater on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2016 in Los Angeles.

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 on Roseanne and  honored with a star on The Hollywood Walk of Fame on March 10, 2017 in Hollywood, California.

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, Roseanne Barr attends the photo call for Roseanne Barr's \"Roseanne For President!\"  at Sundance Sunset Cinema on July 01, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.

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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