Roseanne Barr is blaming her former co-star Sara Gilbert for last year’s cancellation of the Roseanne reboot.
ABC canceled the highly-anticipated reboot last year after Barr Tweeted racist comments about former Obama-adviser, Valerie Jarrett.
But in a new interview with The Washington Post, Barr claims it was Gilbert’s Tweets calling her comments “abhorrent” that ultimately led to the swift cancelation of the show.
“She destroyed the show and my life with that tweet,” Barr told The Post. “She will never get enough until she consumes my liver with a fine Chianti,” referencing the famous line from Hannibal Lecter in The Silence of the Lambs.
In response to Barr’s comments, Gilbert told The Post, “While I’m extremely disappointed and heartbroken over the dissolution of the original show, she will always be family, and I will always love Roseanne.”
Since then, Gilbert has gone on to produce a Roseanne spinoff called The Conners on ABC. The show, which is expected to be renewed for a second season, features some of the principal cast of the original sitcom including John Goodman, Laurie Metcalf and Lecy Goranson.