Skip to main content
Got a tip?
Newsletters

Roast of Roseanne

Roseanne Roast: 5 Things You Didn’t See on TV

A "Roseanne"-themed carpet and a controversial joke were just a couple highlights that didn't make it into the Comedy Central broadcast.

Roseanne Roast: Jane Lynch on Serving as Roast Master (Video)

"People are saying some pretty awful things about me," the "Glee" star told THR before the taping of Comedy Central's annual event.

Comedians Sound Off on Why They’re Roasting Roseanne Barr (Video)

"I think we're roasting Roseanne now because we've run out of anybody else," Gilbert Gottfried told THR before Comedy Central's annual event.

Why Jeff Ross Won’t Apologize for Aurora Shooting Joke

"We should be more focused on guns that kill than jokes that sting," says Comedy Central's resident roaster, who kicks off his new series "The Burn" Aug. 14.

‘Glee’s’ Jane Lynch Reveals Who She’d Like to Play Sue Sylvester’s Baby Daddy (Video)

The actress spoke to THR before fulfilling her duties as Roast Master at Comedy Central's roast of Roseanne Barr.

Comedy Central to Cut Aurora Shooting Joke from Roseanne Barr Roast

When the roast airs Aug. 12, viewers will not hear Jeff Ross turn to fellow roaster Seth Green and say: "You haven't gotten this much attention since you shot all those people in Aurora."