How Much Money Will Roseanne Barr Lose With Show's Cancellation?

Comedic actress Roseanne Barr's reboot of Roseanne was canceled by ABC Tuesday after she shared a since-deleted racist tweet about Valerie Jarrett, a former aide to President Barack Obama.

"Roseanne's Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show," Channing Dungey, president of ABC Entertainment, said in a statement issued to Newsweek

Barr served as a star and executive producer on the ABC series. For their acting, the 65-year-old actress and her co-star John Goodman reportedly earned an estimated $250,000 per episode, according to Variety. According to Slate, she earned about $21 million for acting, directing and producing the nine episodes of Season 10. Upon its renewal for Season 11, it was rumored that the forthcoming season would have included 13 episodes, according to Deadline

Barr issued an apology for her racist remarks about Jarrett, whom she equated to being a product of Planet of the Apes and an Islamist group.

"I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans," she wrote Tuesday via Twitter. "I am truly sorry for making a bad joke about her politics and her looks. I should have known better. Forgive me-my joke was in bad taste."

Her comments drew criticism via Twitter from Sara Gilbert, who plays Barr's daughter on the popular show. Gilbert suggested Tuesday that Barr's comments were "abhorrent and do not reflect the beliefs of our cast and crew or anyone associated with our show." Wanda Sykes, a consulting producer on the show, subsequently announced she "will not be returning" to ABC production.

Roseanne's return to prime-time television has become a rating success. The revived sitcom scored 18.2 million viewers in its debut, and it continued to generate steady ratings in its Season 10 run. In March, ABC confirmed its plans to renew the show for an additional season before Barr's remarks caused the production to close. At the time, Dungey referred to the show as "fresh and relevant today as it was when it left the air 21 years ago."

roseanne barr pic Actress Roseanne Barr's racist comment resulted in ABC canceling its successful "Roseanne" revival. Here, Barr is pictured attending the premiere of ABC's "Roseanne" at Walt Disney Studio Lot on March 23, in Burbank, California. Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images